18 Jul, 2019

News digest for 07/17/2019

The families of those killed in the crash of “Boeing” over the Donbass turned to Russia

Families of people who died in the crash of the Malaysian Boeing over the Donbass in the summer of 2014, appealed to Russia in connection with the fifth anniversary of the tragedy. Their statement was published by “Novaya Gazeta”.

Relatives of the victims said that Russia was spreading false and contradictory information about the incident to hide the truth. They called for “stop hypocritically deny, sow lies and deception.”

“We want those who are directly responsible for the Commission of this crime, including the higher command, to be named, so that history knows their names and their actions. <…> You can’t kill the innocent and avoid the consequences,” the statement said. The families of the victims will continue to call the perpetrators to account until justice is restored.

Employees under the contract to ordinary and sergeants will significantly increase the salary

Russian President Vladimir Putin approved the defense Ministry’s proposals to strengthen the social protection of privates and sergeants serving under the contract. This issue was discussed during the closed part of the conference call, the newspaper of the Armed forces of the Russian Federation “Red star”, referring to defense Minister Sergei Shoigu.

The state Duma approved the bill on the return of Smoking rooms in airports

At the end of 2018, the Committee of the lower house of Parliament on health protection recommended the adoption of the relevant bill in the first reading.

We propose, within the framework of the draft law under discussion, to allow the establishment of special rooms at airports equipped with powerful ventilation systems, thereby protecting non-smokers who may suffer from tobacco smoke from exposure to tobacco smoke. It’s the clean air act. — Sergey Neverov, Russian politician

Milonov offered free admission to the bath during a water outage

The Deputy of the State Duma Vitaly Milonov suggested to the Minister of construction and housing and communal services Vladimir Yakushev to make public baths free of charge for citizens in which houses disconnect hot water.

A fifth of the flood-affected residents of the Irkutsk region want to move

According to preliminary information, about twenty percent of the surveyed residents of the territories of the Irkutsk region, who were in the flood zone, would like to move to other settlements. The survey data was given by the Minister of construction, road facilities Svetlana Svirkina during a meeting of the regional Commission on emergency situations. Experts conduct surveys in order to find out the need of the population in the houses of individual housing units, low-rise and high-rise buildings, as well as to have data on the alleged settlers.

We need to understand the amount of housing that needs to be built in the affected areas, taking into account the wishes of citizens. If citizens are owners, they have the right to choose housing in any municipality of the Irkutsk region,- said the Minister.

VTSIOM: the majority of Russians have positive attitude towards Ukraine

More than two thirds of Russians (68%) are good to Ukraine (12% — “very good”), RIA Novosti reported, citing a survey by VTsIOM. 12% of respondents said about the bad attitude to the neighboring state, 9% — about very bad.

Almost all independent candidates were not allowed to vote in the Moscow city Duma

In all cases, too many invalid signatures have become grounds for refusal. Candidates insist that the verification of signatures took place with violations. But despite the protests and appeals of people who put their signatures, the election commissions voted to refuse registration.

It became known about the secret cargo on Board the missing Malaysian Boeing

French investigators found data on an unknown cargo on Board the Malaysian Boeing, which disappeared in 2014, according to Le Parisien.

Hearings in the case, which provided information on the list of passengers and Luggage, were held in the Paris court. The meetings were attended by a French engineer who lost his wife and two children in the crash. According to the man, after the departure of the liner, information about a certain cargo weighing 89 kilograms was added to the list. It also States that the container was overloaded, but no one knew why.

The state Duma has legitimized the penalties for fake inspection

If the car service fakes cards, then it will be fined in the amount of 5 to 10 thousand rubles for citizens, from 30 to 50 thousand – for officials and from 200 to 300 thousand – for legal entities. These fines are designed for the case of transfer to a single system of information about the falsified passage of transport inspection.

The Ministry of economy proposed to create a special economic zone in Grozny

In 2020, it is proposed to allocate 1.5 billion rubles from the Federal budget for the creation of such a zone, and another 2.5 billion rubles in 2021.

This money will be used to create transport, social, engineering, innovation and other infrastructure facilities. From the budget of the Chechen Republic on the implementation of the project will come 39.3 million RUB.

The state Duma has forbidden to transmit to the collectors the debts for housing and communal services

In the third reading, the state Duma adopted amendments to the Housing code and the law “On microfinance activities and microfinance organizations”. According to this law on transfer of debts on payment of services of housing and communal services to collectors the direct ban is entered.

We believe it would be right to prohibit the transfer of debts of citizens on housing and communal services. This problem, unfortunately, exists: call people, especially elderly, with threats up to use of physical force. Citizens regularly address to deputies with requirements to make the corresponding decisions. — Vyacheslav Volodin, Russian politician

The most expensive cities in the world for life

Numbeo service made a rating of the most expensive cities in the world. In drawing up the list, the experts were based on the indicator of living expenses in the cities of the planet. According to the analysis, the most expensive for life were Swiss cities, they took the first five places: Basel, Zurich, Lausanne, Geneva and Bern. It is cheaper to live in the Pakistani cities of Rawalpindi, Karachi and Islamabad. In total, the rating includes 377 settlements. The rating includes five Russian cities. Thus, Moscow was in 221 place, St. Petersburg — 255, Nizhny Novgorod — 269, Yekaterinburg — 278, Krasnoyarsk – 281.

About features of the Russian submarine “piranha»

Developed by KB “Malakhit” air-independent power plant (VNEU) will allow non-nuclear small submarine P-750B to increase the time spent under water four times – up to 12 days, said in an interview with RIA Novosti, the leading designer of the design Bureau, the author of the boat Igor Karavaev.

“On the batteries alone the boat can go no more than three days, and with the use of VNEU – up to 12 days at a speed of four knots of economic progress,” Karavayev said.

In Ukraine, the law on state language came into force

In Ukraine, the law on the exclusive use of the Ukrainian language in all spheres of life has come into force. According to 112 Ukraine, some provisions of the document will not take effect immediately — the transition period will last until 2030.

In Ukraine, the rights of the Russian language will be restored.

The new government in Kiev will adjust the law on the state language after the elections to the Verkhovna Rada on July 21. About it write “news” with reference to sources in Kiev, familiar with a situation.

Icebreaker “Viktor Chernomyrdin” will go on ice tests in 2020

Built on the “Admiralty shipyards” in St. Petersburg diesel-electric icebreaker “Viktor Chernomyrdin” will go on ice tests in 2020, the newspaper “Izvestia”. In December, the vessel is planned to be transferred to the customer – “Rosmorport”.

Initially, the icebreaker was built at the Baltic plant, since the autumn of 2017 it is being completed at the Admiralty shipyards (both enterprises are part of the USC), according to the current contract, the delivery of the vessel to the customer was to be held no later than June 25, 2019. In November 2018, an explosion of combustible vapors occurred at Viktor Chernomyrdin, the wiring burned down in the fire, the boiler control system suffered.

The cost of tenders can be two to three times more expensive than the market price

Moscow city hall in 2011 spent on flights Sobyanin and his deputies on private planes 700 million rubles. This writes the publication “Base”, which studied the purchase of city hall Managers. Under the new contract, the city hall is ready to pay more than 2 million rubles per hour of flight. The cost of tenders can be two to three times more expensive than the market price. According to “Base”, since 2011 the city hall on a non-alternative basis is served by the company “jet air group” associated with billionaire Vladimir Yevtushenkov

About 1.7 million people contracted AIDS in 2018

In 2018, 770 thousand people died of AIDS in the world, which is 33% less than in 2010, according to the report of the joint United Nations programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS). According to the report, there are currently 37.9 million people living with AIDS worldwide, 1.7 million of whom are children. However, only 79% know that they are sick.

NATO mistakenly revealed the location of us nuclear weapons

The report of the Committee of the NATO parliamentary Assembly accidentally indicated the locations of American nuclear weapons. This writes The Washington Post.

Almost 70 percent of Russians choose a place of rest based on the price

NAFI analytical center conducted a survey in which asked participants to tell about their vacation. Responded to 1,600 people in 150 settlements in 50 Russian regions. The most important factor determining preferences is the price of travel with moving, accommodation and meals (69 %). Second of all, vacationers take into account the presence of certain natural areas (sea or mountains), good climate and service (respectively 26 %, 23 % and 22 %).

Almost a tenth of Russians do not have the opportunity to live in their own homes.

About 10 million Russians (9% of the country’s population) rent housing, almost half of them (49%) plan to rent an apartment for at least the next two years. Most respondents plan to rent housing in the next few years: a third (34%) — at least one year, 19% — about two years, 14% — three years, 6% — within four to five years. Every tenth (10%) is going to rent a house for permanent residence for six years or more.

According to sociologists, the main driver of the rental housing market today is internal migration associated with the relocation of young people to large cities with a developed labor market. For example, the most common tenants are young and middle-aged people — from 25 to 44 years (13-16%).

The average cost of rental housing in Russia is 12 thousand rubles per month. At the same time, a third (34%) of tenants pay up to 10 thousand rubles per month, and almost every fifth (17%) — more than 20 thousand rubles per month.

In Russia there was an increase in rental housing

The rise in prices for primary and secondary real estate in Russia has provoked an increase in long-term rental rates. This is stated in the provided “Tape.ru” materials of the company “Avito real Estate»,

Most notably — by 14.7 percent per year — rose three-bedroom rented apartments, the study notes. Rental prices of “odnushek” increased by 2.3 percent, “dvushek” — by 5.2 percent. The average rental rate of a Russian one-room apartment in July 2019 reached 15.7 thousand rubles per month, two-room — 24.3, three-room — 43.2 thousand rubles per month.

Pirate videos are viewed more than 200 billion times a year.

Streaming-enabled piracy has now surpassed BitTorrent and other download-based technologies. The analysis claims that pirated video currently gets over 230 billion views each year, with the vast majority of them happening outside the US.

Trump announced the termination of the sale of f-35 fighters to Turkey

Us President Donald trump commented on the delivery to Turkey of Russian s-400 air defense systems to Turkey, saying that Ankara will no longer be able to count on the purchase of us f-35 aircraft.

The Agency appealed the decision of the court of Sakhalin at the “whale jail”

The Federal Agency for fisheries filed an appeal against the decision of the Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk city court on the claim of animal rights defenders on the release of killer whales and Beluga whales from the middle Bay of Primorsky Krai. This was reported by the Chairman of the NGO “Ecological watch of Sakhalin” Dmitry Lisitsyn.

Rosrybolovstvo disputes the decision of the court, which partially satisfied the claim of Sakhalin ecologists and recognized the extraction of marine mammals – killer whales and Beluga whales – illegal. The court denied the animal in the charges of the Federal Agency for fishery of inaction.

Russia has not given a visa to 30 teachers of the Anglo-American school in Moscow

The Russian foreign Ministry refused to grant visas to 30 teachers of the Anglo-American school, which trains, in particular, children of foreign diplomats and businessmen, the newspaper The New York Times, citing a letter from a member of the Board of the institution and an employee of the U.S. Embassy Heather Byrnes.

All roads in Russia can be paid

The bill, which allows to introduce a fare on the roads of the Far North (70% of the territory of Russia is included in this zone), even in the absence of an alternative free detour, has been finalized for the second reading. Initially, it was assumed that the innovation will affect only new roads. Now it will be allowed to pay for existing tracks and bridges repaired with private money. The new rules will not affect the owners of cars and motorcyclists — they will not take a fee, but the owners of trucks are likely to have to pay

Revealed an unexpected cause of heartburn

American researchers have named the causes of heartburn. Burning in the chest is caused not only by high levels of gastric acid, but also by its deficiency, manifested due to some diseases or due to age. Heartburn can occur due to eating and drinking, intense activity and stress.

Protesters against the dump residents of Moscow region were beaten by police

Igor Chaika’s company is engaged in construction of waste processing plant, however locals are sure that instead of plant there will be a dump.

The credit load of Russians increased by 1.5 times

The average Russian borrower will need almost 11 monthly salaries (five years ago — no more than seven) to repay his obligations to the Bank. Since 2014, the debt burden of citizens has increased 1.5 times. It is specified that the comparison of indicators of five months of this year with the same period last year indicates an increase in lending to individuals by 23%, its volume is 16 trillion rubles. At the same time, 75% of economically active Russians have obligations on loans.

Rosstat announced a sharp acceleration of industrial production

According to Rosstat, in manufacturing in June recorded an increase of 3.4% after a decline of 1% in may (for January – June growth of 1.9%). Production growth in the mining sector in June, on the contrary, slowed to 2.3% in annual terms from 2.8% in may (for the half-year growth of 4%).

Personal inflation of Russians in June rose after 4 months of decline

“ROMIR” notes: the data of the research scan panel indicate that in June, the Russians paid for everyday goods by 1% more than a month earlier.

“Moreover, the average price of gasoline rose by 0.8%. These two factors brought the deflator to the level of 0.5%,” the report says.

Unemployment in the UK remained at 3.8%

The unemployment rate in the UK in March-may remained at the level of February-April at 3.8%, as shown by the National statistics office (ONS). EPA / ANDY RAIN At the same time the figure coincided with the forecast of analysts polled by Reuters.

Finns decided to expand the shopping center on the border with Russia

Zsar Outlet Village was opened in November 2018 in Finland, 500 m from the checkpoint “Torfyanovka-Vaalimaa” on the Russian-Finnish border. Investments in the construction of the first stage with an area of 12 thousand square meters, including investments of tenants, amounted to about 60 million euros.

The Ministry of sports of the Russian Federation and Gazprom Neft signed a cooperation agreement

The signing of the agreement will allow the Ministry of sports to implement our sporting events and coordinate them within the framework of the project “Sport – the norm of life”. I am sure that cooperation with the Russian sports Ministry will raise the status of our projects and allow us to develop them even more effectively.

Plenipotentiary Trutnev admitted that the development of forests in the far Eastern Federal district is conducted without control

Presidential envoy to the far Eastern Federal district Yuri Trutnev said that it is necessary to take control of the development of forests in the far East. He also said that mechanisms for assessing the effectiveness of projects in the field of wood processing should be developed for the far Eastern Federal district.

The pound fell to two-year lows

Sterling was at its lowest level in two years against the dollar and reached a six-month low against the Euro, as the Brexit talks seem to have become more hostile.

The rate of enrichment of Russian millionaires increased five times

The rate of enrichment of private capital in Russia in 2018 amounted to 9%, which is almost five times higher than the global figures (2%), according to the report of the international consulting company The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). In Russia, the volume of private capital last year is estimated at $1.3 trillion.

The state Duma released the regional “garbage” operators from VAT

The state Duma adopted in the third and final reading a law that exempts regional operators for the treatment of solid municipal waste (MSW) from value added tax (VAT).

Banks want to determine the sequence of repayment of loans

Now, according to the Civil code of the Russian Federation, in case of delay in payments, first of all, the borrower closes the overdue interest, then — the main debt, fines and penalties.

The Association of Russian banks (ARB) wants to change this rule to allow debtors to pay at random, such as closing penalties in the first place. The ARB noted that “such conditions create an opportunity to reduce the debt burden on bona fide borrowers.”

VTB approved the program of bonds for a trillion rubles

The Board of Directors of VTB Bank decided to borrow 1 trillion rubles from qualified investors. To do this, the financial institution will issue structural bonds, the official website says. A distinctive feature of this type of securities is the absence of return guarantees.

Development of the Arctic shelf lags behind the plans of state companies

Once large-scale plans of state-owned companies for the active development of the Arctic shelf fail, writes Kommersant. The chance of launching new large deposits there until 2030 is minimal, follows from the plan of the Ministry of natural resources for exploration in the Arctic. In “Gazprom” and “Gazprom oil” is planning to enter several sites in the Obskaya Guba and on the coast of Yamal, but legally they do not belong to the shelf. Active exploration is hampered by the low price of oil, the lack of offshore drilling platforms, as well as, according to some experts, tax incentives.

Lavrov does not believe in the restoration of relations between Russia and the United States

Russian foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov questioned whether there will be an improvement in us-Russian relations in the foreseeable future. This diplomat said in an interview with the newspaper “Arguments and facts”.

“In the near future — hardly. It will not be easy to disassemble the rubble in the relationship that has formed through no fault of ours. After all, building bilateral ties is a mutual process. This is always a movement towards each other,” the Russian foreign Minister said.

Israel called the Turkish S-400 threat for the U.S. air force and NATO

The Israeli air force or the air force of other countries that may be involved in operations against Iran or its allies will now have to confront the s-400 anti-aircraft missile systems

“Gazprom” since the beginning of the year reduced gas exports to far abroad

Gazprom reduced gas exports to far abroad from January 1 to July 15, 2019 by 5.6% compared to the same period last year — to 102.8 billion cubic meters, the gas holding said in a statement.

Oil prices collapsed amid Iran’s readiness to negotiate with the US

Oil prices plummeted after us President Donald trump announced Iran’s readiness to negotiate a missile program. The head of the US state Department Mike Pompeo said that the initiative came from the Iranian side. The price per barrel of Brent mix has fallen from $67 to $64.

“Naftogaz of Ukraine” reduced the price of gas for the population

Naftogaz of Ukraine reduced by 11.7% the price of gas, which will be released for the needs of the population, the press service of the company. As a result, in July the price of gas will be 4.9 thousand hryvnia per thousand cubic meters. The company notes that this cost of gas is indicated without VAT and the cost of its delivery.

In France, the price of gasoline rose again

A significant increase in fuel prices is observed in France over the past month according to the Ministry of environmental transition, July 16, AFP reports. The cost of gasoline rose from 1 to 3 centimeters per liter, diesel fuel — by 1.93 centimeters and amounted to 1.4227 euros per liter

Pemex receives new tax benefits

Reduce the fiscal burden to stimulate the production of the President of Mexico, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced new tax incentives for oil company Pemex to stimulate oil production.

Turkey is preparing to invade Syria

The Turkish armed forces dismantled a piece of fence on the border with Syria. It is reported by Al Masdar News. According to activists from the opposition, last night the Turkish forces completely removed the border barriers to the North of the Syrian border town of tel Abyad in raqqa province. As noted, such actions by the Turkish side followed about a week after the media reported on the new upcoming Ankara operation to the East of the Euphrates.

India will increase exports to the US at the expense of China

India is ready to use serious tensions in us-Chinese trade relations to expand exports of its goods to the US, the Economic Times writes on July 17. The Department of Commerce has identified 203 products that compete with Chinese products in the us market, and whose supplies to the US can be expanded.

“Importers in the US have shown keen interest in our products on at least seven product lines, including vulcanized rubber, shoes and kitchen utensils, — an official familiar with the situation told the publication. — We have five to six months to seize this opportunity before Vietnam and Cambodia fill the space liberated by China.”

Lavrov said about attempts to incite Russophobic sentiment in Georgia

Russian foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov expressed concern about the attempts of radical representatives of the Georgian political elite to incite Russophobic sentiments.

Participants of the picket in Tbilisi declared Georgia’s security for Russians

Russian citizens permanently residing in Georgia held an action challenging the statements of the Russian authorities that it is not safe to travel to Georgia.

“Propaganda in Russia tells about Russophobes, they are not here. We are citizens of Russia, we live in Georgia, and it is important for us to know the truth in our country,” Yegor kuroptev, the organizer of the action, told the correspondent of the Caucasian knot.

He added that in Georgia not a group of radicals, but the whole Georgian society opposes the Kremlin’s policy.

“It is safe in Georgia, and all this information campaign conducted in Russia is false and untrue. The same thing happens in relation to Ukraine”, – told the “Caucasian knot” another participant of the rally, the citizen of Ukraine Valeriy Belanak.

Romania blocked the supply of Russian military equipment to Serbia

The Romanian authorities have blocked the possibility of supplying to Serbia the party of Russian armored vehicles on the Danube river. According to the Serbian news Agency Informer, the reason for which Romania prevents Serbia from obtaining armored vehicles, was a direct order of the leadership of the NATO military bloc.

The US announced plans to contribute to security in the Persian Gulf

The American side intends to contribute to Maritime security in the Persian and Oman bays and in the Strait of Hormuz. This was reported by the United States special representative for Iran, Brian hook.

In the US, police urged not to flush drugs into the toilet

The police of the city of Loretto, Tennessee, urged local residents not to flush drugs down the toilet, as this could turn the alligators in the “Megatron,” reports Associated Press. The police explained that drugs through the sewers fall into the waters where the geese and ducks live.

The Iranian military has towed the damaged tanker foreign

The Iranian Armed forces vessel towed a faulty foreign tanker into the territorial waters of the Republic, the foreign Ministry of the middle East reported. Before that, the ship in need of repair gave a signal asking for help.

“Iranian sailors acted in strict accordance with international rules,” TASS reported the comment of the official representative of the Iranian foreign Ministry Abbas Musavi.

The fight against the Soviet past in Ukraine is recognized as constitutional

The constitutional court of Ukraine recognized the law on condemnation of totalitarian regimes and prohibition of propaganda of their symbols as corresponding to the basic law of the country. This decision was made during the meeting of the Grand chamber of the COP on July 16, UKRINFORM reports, citing an informed source.

F-35 Lightning II can offer to other customers

Designed for Turkey, American fighters of the fifth generation F-35 Lightning II can offer other customers. It is reported by Defense One. As noted, it can come from countries such as Canada, Finland, Switzerland or Spain, who were thinking about buying a fighter. Also, Poland and the Baltic countries can act as buyers. It is specified that it is about 30 American fighters.

Lithuanian defense Minister urged to place us air defense in the Baltic States

The Baltic States want to expand the presence of American troops in their territories to confront Russia, writes Defense News.

U.S. imposed sanctions against the commander of the armed forces of Myanmar

The US imposed sanctions against the commander-in-chief of the Myanmar armed forces, who is accused of involvement in extrajudicial executions of Rohingya Muslims, as well as three generals of the country. It is reported by the state Department

The former Prime Minister of Moldova admitted that he sold the post of Prosecutor General for €2 million

Former Prime Minister of Moldova Vladimir Filat admitted that he sold the post of Prosecutor General of the country in 2009 for two million euros to the oligarch Vladimir Plahotniuc to appoint Valery Zubko. He said this in an interview with TV8.

In Krasnoyarsk, the police broke a lecture feminist from the University of Cambridge

A student from Scotland gave a lecture in Krasnoyarsk about feminism in the modern world, but the meeting was interrupted by the police.

“A British citizen arrived on the territory of the Russian Federation on a tourist visa. However, in Krasnoyarsk she held a public speech to the public, which does not correspond to its stated purpose of entry into the territory of Russia. For committing the offense of immigration laws she brought to administrative responsibility under part 2, article 18.8 of the administrative offences code of the Russian Federation with imposing of the administrative penalty”, – is spoken in the message.

Yakut journalists arrested for filming the story of bad roads

In the city of Vilyuisk in Yakutia detained a film crew of the TV channel “Yakutia 24”, which prepared a story about bad roads. On Tuesday, July 16, reported on the website of the channel.

“We conducted a survey of residents of Ukraine on the state roads. We were approached a policeman and said that me and the videographer received a statement to law enforcement from the mayor Gulustan Afanasyev and asked to go with him to the police station. We agreed and asked about the reason for the detention,” — told the correspondent Eugene Titanov.

According to the journalist, this day they came to city administration for conversation with the mayor who forbade it to remove. After asking about the condition of the roads, he pushed the crew out the door. It Afanasiev and then filed a statement with the police.

Girl from Yekaterinburg returned 20 million over defective Tesla

A resident of Yekaterinburg through the court returned 20 million rubles for the car Tesla, which was defective. In April 2018, the woman bought a Tesla Model X 100D car for 13 million rubles. Six months later, two electronic keys went out of order

Chechen authorities banned artists from singing on Youtube without permission

Minister of culture of the Chechen Republic Khozh-Baudi Daaev during a meeting with artists who became known for publishing their songs and videos on the Internet, criticized them for speaking without the approval of the authorities of the region. Report on the meeting showed chgtrk “Grozny”.

Buzova and Malakhov nominated for TEFI-2019

According to the organizers of the TEFI award 2019, a total of 14 nominations in the category of “Day air” and 20 — in the category of “Evening Prime”will be presented for the awards. At the moment, all the nominees for the Russian national TV TEFI award of this year have been officially announced.

In Elabuga opened an exhibition of works of participants of the art Symposium “Wedding stir»

For nine days, artists from around the world painted thematic paintings, held master classes and participated in round tables devoted to the development of modern art. In total, the exhibition presents 39 paintings about wedding ceremonies in the culture of the peoples of Russia, France, Italy, Egypt, CIS countries and so on. All the works of the participants of the art Symposium can be seen in the Exhibition hall of the Elabuga Museum-reserve until September.

Tatarstan and Uzbekistan start shooting a joint feature film

19 July in the village of Sadki Mamadyshsky district of Tatarstan will begin shooting the feature film “Sumbul”. The film is the first joint project of the Republic and Uzbekistan in the history of Tatarstan cinema. The film will be based on the work of the Tatar writer Zifa.

The secret of Waititi will remove the fourth “Thor»

The Director of the third part of a trilogy about Tora, the secret of Waititi get back to work on the franchise and will remove the fourth part of the solo about the asgardian God of thunder

The new Director of “Space jam-2” will be Malcolm D. Lee.

Lee will replace Terence nance. He produced numerous comedies including “scary movie 5”, “Shafer”, and “night school”. Shootings continuation of cult Turing with LeBron James in the main role began this summer. Star basketball player also acts as a co-producer of the tape.

Smart watch Huami Amazfit GTR will be able to work 74 days without recharging

In addition, the device is equipped with a GPS-module and NFC chip for contactless payments. The cost of new items starts at $ 116.

New 3D camera Intel RealSense costs 79 dollars

Intel has released a new 3D camera with the ability to collect data about the depth of the scene: the device is called RealSense SR305. The camera design includes an RGB sensor and an infrared projector.

LG has released a capsule beer machine

LG said that the car is based on the capsules are completely automated, so users don’t have to worry about the different brewing procedures, such as fermentation, carbonation and other things.

LG has joined forces with the British malt producer Muntons to produce five different Beers. The process takes about two to three weeks depending on the type of beer and the machine can produce up to five liters. Song said he held a conference to celebrate his partnership with a British malt producer.

The HomeBrew machine costs 3.99 million won ($3381) and also includes three years of maintenance. The beer capsule package costs 39,900 won and is available at LG’s online shopping centre and LG’s Best Shop offline.

New smartphone Vivo S1

Back in March, the company Vivo introduced in China smartphone S1, equipped with a frameless display with a diagonal of 6.53 inches, processor MediaTek Helio P70, retractable selfie camera with 24.8-megapixel sensor and rear fingerprint scanner

Ek-Velocity Strike waterblock is compatible with Intel and AMD processors

Ek Water Blocks company introduced new models of high-performance water blocks EK-Velocity for popular processor connectors AMD and Intel. Their design uses a combination of matte black and silver colors or black and black Nickel.

Fujitsu introduced an updated PalmSecure

Munich, July 16, 2019 – Fujitsu introduced an updated, expanded range of Security solutions based on PalmSecure biometric technologies that allow you to opt-out of passwords, providing simple user authentication when working with applications on a daily basis

Huawei and Honor TVs will use Hongmeng operating system

According to the source, the first TV that will release Huawei, will just use Hongmeng OS. However, immediately the source says about the Honor Smart Screen, so we are talking about the TV Honor.

Intel Pohoiki Beach – system of 64 neuromorphic loihi processors

Intel has announced a neuromorphic system called Pohoiki Beach, which treats data like a biological brain. The system includes 8 million neurons and 64 neuromorphic loihi processors.

Amazon estimated full access to browser history at $ 10

Amazon has announced a promotion for customers from the United States, offering them a 10-dollar discount on the days of the annual sale of Prime Day. In exchange, the retailer asks for permission to view the history of browser visits, reports Reuters

Television and social networks increase depression in adolescents

Time spent on social networks and watching TV can affect the mental health of adolescents more than passion for video games.

In Israel, created a “Ramanujan machine»

A team of researchers from the Israel Institute of technology (Technion) has created the so-called “Ramanujan machine” — a device that automatically generates mathematical hypotheses for fundamental constants. An article about the development is published on the website of preprints arXiv.org ahhh!

Startup Elon Musk showed “thread” to read information from the brain

Startup Elon musk Neuralink first demonstrated its technology. The developers presented flexible “threads” for reading information from the brain and a device for their automatic implantation. The first should be a big step for neuroscience

Predicted ecological disaster in Siberia

Russian scientists have shown that climate change in Siberia contributes to an increase in the number of severe floods. One of the reasons is the deterioration of ecosystems due to the replacement of Siberian pine larch, which effectively absorbs soil moisture.

Scientists have learned to use viruses to accelerate artificial evolution

Scientists, whose group was headed by Brian Roth, developed a technique to accelerate artificial evolution called Viral Evolution of Genetically Actuating Sequences. VEGAS technique is based on the use of genetically modified virus sinbis fever.

The study showed that vaping does not help to quit Smoking

The results confirmed the relationship between regular vaping and a significant decrease in cigarette Smoking. However, observation has shown that people who quit Smoking regular cigarettes by switching to electronic ones are more likely to relapse Smoking than those who quit Smoking at all
Scientists have created a camera that allows you to see the world through the eyes of shrimp

Experts managed to create a compact camera that can show the world through the eyes of shrimp and insects. The new development perceives the polarization light that the human eye is not able to perceive.

Scientists have proposed to treat breast cancer by freezing

Employees of Johns Hopkins University have created a reusable device capable of freezing and killing cancer tissue. Usually used for freezing expensive argon. The procedures in which it is applied cost tens of thousands of dollars, so the developers have replaced it with cheap carbon dioxide.

The resulting device has already been tested on rodents. As a result, after the first application, it was possible to destroy more than 80 percent of cancer cells. After a series of tests on animals indicators remained the same.

Scientists have proved that plants have no consciousness

Plants can sense sounds and respond to them. Touching them causes a reaction, and some plants really hate being touched. They can communicate with each other. They might be shocked. And they may even have the ability to remember.

In a new study, scientists have found that the method of transmitting signals between plant cells can not even be closely compared with the nervous system of animals — which is contrary to all the postulates of plant neurobiology.

Three-dimensional spin liquid was first discovered

Physicists at rice University for the first time received a three-dimensional spin fluid — that is, a material with the entanglement of spins in all spatial dimensions. It turned out to be a natural mineral pyrochlore, in which calcium and niobium atoms are replaced by cesium and zirconium.

Spin liquid — the magnetic state of matter. Despite its name, it is a solid material in which a strange property of quantum mechanics — entanglement — provides a liquid magnetic state.

Spin liquid was theoretically predicted in 1973, and only in 2012 scientists discovered the first substance with this state. The new work tells about the discovery of the first three-dimensional spin fluid.

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