3 Sep, 2019

News digest for 09/02/2019

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The US has introduced another series of duties on Chinese goods

The US and China have imposed additional trade duties on imports as part of the trade war since September 1. Washington raised duties to 15 percent on Chinese goods by $ 125 billion.

The Associated Press emphasizes that now the duties apply to more than two-thirds of imported from China to the United States of mass consumption goods. Thus, after the measures come into force on Sunday, duties apply to 87% of Chinese textile products purchased by the United States, and 52% of shoes.

Many American companies have warned that this state of Affairs will lead to a jump in product prices, the Agency writes.

The Ministry of Commerce of China expressed US protest over duties

The Ministry of Commerce of China protested to the United States in connection with the introduction of additional duties from 1 September.

“The measures taken by the United States to raise duties seriously violate the consensus that has been reached between the leaders of our countries. China expresses its strong protest about this,” the statement said.

The Central Bank of China lowered the yuan to a new low

The people’s Bank of China lowered the Renminbi (the official name of the Chinese currency) by 4 basis points to 7,0883 yuan for $1 on Monday. As follows from the statistics of the regulator, this is the minimum value since March 13, 2008.

Argentine authorities impose control over the purchase of dollars

Argentine President Mauricio Macri signed a decree providing for the introduction of restrictions on the purchase of dollars due to the falling exchange rate of the national currency. The document was published on Sunday in the ” Official Bulletin of the Argentine Republic”

Russian Railways plans to modernize Mongolian Railways

For the development of transit potential, said Russian President Vladimir Putin. What will be the costs on the part of Russia is not disclosed. According to him, we are talking about the renewal of the Ulaanbaatar railway, which is “a key transport artery of the country.”

“We pay great attention to the further disclosure of Mongolia’s transit potential in the bilateral dialogue,” the head of state noted.

The President added that the development of cooperation with Mongolia is a priority of Russia’s foreign policy in Asia. Thus, in 2018, bilateral trade increased by almost 21% to $1.65 billion, and for the period January-June this year increased by 11.8% ($800 million).

In the United States created an unmanned bus from parts printed on a 3D printer

Local Motors from the United States introduced an artificial intelligence-driven mini-bus Olli 2.0, the details of which are 80% printed on a 3D printer. On August 31, reports Techcrunch.

More than 40% of Russians do not work in the specialty

More than 40% of Russians with higher education do not work in the specialty. In most cases, this is due to low wages, according to research by HeadHunter.

54% of Russians tried to work in the transport sector or in the industry, but left the job.

45% changed positions due to low wages, the same reason for 37% of respondents was a decisive factor not even to start working in the specialty.

One in three is only partially satisfied with their higher education. Most often it is top managers-62%.

Representatives of art and mass media are the least satisfied with the obtained knowledge-30%.

New proposals from the Pension Fund of Russia

The pension Fund of Russia (FIU) proposed to revise the mechanism of payment of funded pensions. It is reported owned by Grigory Berezkin RBC.

As noted, the FIU proposed to increase the amount of pension savings by 2.4 times, below which the pensioner will be able to receive the entire accumulated pension at a time, and not in the form of monthly payments. It is specified that at the moment Russians receive all pension savings at once, if the cumulative pension calculated for them is less than 5% of the total pension. If this amount is higher than 5%, the pensioner is assigned a funded pension.

However, according to the proposal of the FIU, it is proposed to assign a funded pension only to those who will have it above 20% of the subsistence minimum of the pensioner, which is 8846 rubles.

Radiation background in the Moscow metro exceeded the norm twice

Radiation background at the stations of the Moscow metro “Salarievo”, “Rumyantsevo” and “Troparevo” exceeds the norm by 2 MPC, said IA REGNUM Chairman of the independent trade Union of employees sue “Moscow metro” Nikolai Gostev during a public RAID on the subway.

“On the leaders of the Union from the leadership of the metro hunt is open, we are all trying to fire or intimidate. Therefore, it is not possible to get figures from the management”, — said the Chairman of the independent trade Union of metro workers Gostev.

According to Gostev, due to radiation, the employees of these stations receive 12 percent salary increases, they are also entitled to an increased vacation for 7 days, but this does not solve the problem of damage to health.

The French President spoke with the Iranian President

French President Emmanuel macron discussed with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani the outcome of the talks during the G7 summit in Biarritz. Macron recalled the need for Iran to comply “with its obligations under the nuclear deal and take the necessary measures to restore peace and security in the middle East.”

“In continuation of the exchanges held during the G7 summit in Biarritz, the President of the Republic stressed the importance of the current dynamics to create conditions conducive to de-escalation through dialogue and the development of a reliable solution in the region»

The two leaders also discussed the crises in Yemen and Lebanon and agreed to “maintain close contacts.”

The Pope stuck in an Elevator and was late to Sunday school

Pope Francis was late for Sunday’s sermon because he was stuck in the Elevator. He told the faithful from the balcony of the Apostolic Palace, reports ANSA

Tourists will be forced to visit the countries that issued them a Schengen visa

Since December 2019, the EU Visa code will be amended. Now much more attention will be paid to the correct use of the visa. The traveler must necessarily enter the issuing country during the validity of the visa. If you do not fulfill this condition, the next time you can get a refusal to issue the Schengen.

As RIA Novosti reports, to check the correct use of the visa, the CIR (Common Identity Repository) system will be created – a single database that combines passport and biometric data of about 350 million people. In addition, this system will include information from the system of consulates VIS.

In which countries do most parents financially support adult children?

Indonesia and the United Arab Emirates are places where most parents regularly provide financial support to their adult children. 77 and 79 per cent of parents in these countries said they were at least partially funding the lives of their adult children.

Parents in the US and UK are less likely to pay for their offspring. Only 26 and 30% said they gave a positive answer about funding.

In Irkutsk, opened the relevant class of Regardie

The first and only in Irkutsk profile class Regardie solemnly opened on September 1 at the gymnasium № 44. It included 32 students of the 5th grade. On September 2, 2019, the press service of the Regardie Administration in the Irkutsk region reported.

In the profile class, they will study not only compulsory subjects from the school curriculum, but also under the guidance of experienced officers to engage in combat and physical training, to study a number of military subjects. Personnel Management officially took over the class patronage.

Russian airlines warned of rising ticket prices

At the end of 2019, the cost of air tickets will increase compared to 2018 by 9-10 percent. Boris Shokurov, Deputy Executive Director Of the Association of air transport operators (aevt), told the media

International competition of cities has opened in Moscow

This year, students from 32 countries and 45 major cities and capitals of the world, including for the first time from new York, Harbin and Hanoi,-the press service of the Moscow Department of education and science said.

The first stage of the competition — the blitz tour-will be held on September 2. Then, on September 3 and 4, the main tests will be held. Participants will be divided into groups: physicists and chemists are waiting for experimental and theoretical tours, and for computer scientists and mathematicians both rounds are practical — the guys will solve problems.

The competition will be held simultaneously at four venues. The works will be evaluated by well-known scientists and teachers who are members of the international jury, writes the Agency “Moscow”.

Limited withdrawals from anonymous wallets and payment cards

Amendments to the law on the national payment system (dated March 18, 2019 No. 33-FZ), adopted to complicate the use of anonymous means of payment for money laundering and other illegal purposes, come into force.

Cash withdrawals from prepaid cards were initially supposed to be banned altogether, but the amendments to the second reading preserve this possibility with simplified identification. The withdrawal limit remained the same – 5 thousand rubles per day, but not more than 40 thousand per calendar month.

Simplified identification can pass only citizens of the Russian Federation. This can be done through the portal of public services or on the website of the service, specifying the data of the Russian passport and additional document – for example, INN or SNILS. The list of documents is fixed by law.

Cruise liner Viking Sun went to a record for the duration of the circumnavigation

Cruise liner Viking Sun went on the longest trip around the world, moored off the pier in London’s Greenwich. Over the next eight months, the vessel will visit six continents and more than 50 countries, including Canada, the United States, Brazil, Peru, Australia, New Zealand, India, Tierra del Fuego in Argentina, French Polynesia, the Caribbean and Oceania.

“This is the longest route available, it is almost twice as long as our previous round – the-world cruises,” said Thorstein Hagen, head of Viking Ocean Cruises, which owns a nine-deck vessel 227 meters long.

Novosibirets sued compensation for the misdiagnosis of HIV

According to the publication “RBC”, the story began a few years ago. Then Nicholas (name changed) had to go to surgery, and he was prescribed tests for hepatitis and HIV. The medical center told the man-the test for HIV was positive. Novosibirsk was asked to contact The “center-AIDS”. According to the publication, then the man was in shock and was depressed for several days. Just in case, the resident decided to take the test in another institution. There he was given a negative test for HIV.

As a result, the man filed a lawsuit for 1.5 million rubles for moral suffering. In the spring of 2019, the court of Novosibirsk decided to recover from the defendant 10 thousand rubles. The resident did not agree with the decision, but in the appellate instance the decision of the district court was left unchanged. Now the man plans to file an appeal.

The project “Sphere” will send 10 billion budget rubles

According to Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov, until 2022, the project “Sphere”, providing for the creation of an orbital satellite group, laid 10 billion rubles.

“But you do not forget that there is still a very serious extra-budgetary funding, “he explained in an interview with Vedomosti.

Drone manufacturers are dying out due to low demand

Bloomberg published an article in which it said that businessmen and investors were disappointed in the drone market. The fact is that the growth in demand for drones was lower than they expected.

The number of independent travelers has increased in Russia

According to experts, increased the number of independent travellers has risen in price tickets, as well as decreased people’s confidence in travel agencies, according to news.ru.

Water can become hydrogen peroxide

In the United States, experiments to create Golden structures in water droplets revealed a surprising property of all of us familiar, it would seem, water. It turned out that when sprayed on the microdrops, water from ordinary H2O turns into hydrogen peroxide with the formula H2O2.

The researchers specifically noted that the water does not need any catalysts, electricity or other chemical reagents to undergo this reaction.

Duty on oil exports from Russia from September 1 reduced

The duty on oil exports from Russia from September 1 is reduced by 3.4 dollars to 90.7 dollars from 94.1 dollars per ton in August, according to documents of the Ministry of economic development.

The Central Bank of Russia proposed to transfer to the government the functions of inspection of cars

The Central Bank has proposed to release the Russian Union of motor insurers (RSA) from the functions of curator of inspection of cars, writes the newspaper “Kommersant” with reference to the press service of the regulator. According to the regulator, the Union may not cope with the obligations to accredit inspection operators under the new rules due to the “lack of actual and financial capabilities.”

“The measure aimed at preventing the destabilization of the inspection market and, as a consequence, the CTP market, is the transfer of the functions of the DCA in the field of inspection to the government,” the press service of the Central Bank said. Now this proposal is being discussed with interested agencies, the Central Bank added.

Rogozin responded to criticism of the government for the construction of the East

The head of Roscosmos Dmitry Rogozin responded on Twitter to the government’s dissatisfaction with the timing of the construction of the Vostochny cosmodrome. He noted that “some build, others criticize”. According to Rogozin, it has always been so. “All in action,” he wrote.

The situation with the pace of construction of the Vostochny cosmodrome “does not suit everyone,” said Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov. To fix achievements Rogozin to the construction site in the end, can connect the building assets of the defense Ministry. The situation with the construction of both the first and second stage is critical.

“Work on the first actually disrupted, built only the most necessary facilities, which allowed to make several launches from the” Eastern “launch vehicles” Soyuz-2.1 a “and” Soyuz-2.1 b”,-said Borisov.

He added that the Russian construction complex is experiencing a crisis due to changes in approaches to pricing and not to wait for systemic changes, for the construction of the East will have to create special conditions — to raise prices.

The EU refused to make concessions on Brexit

According to Barnier, the “backstop” plan, which means the regime of Northern Ireland’s stay in the EU customs Union and the single European market after The brexit transition period, is the” maximum concession ” that the EU can offer

Johnson threatened the conservatives for trying to disrupt Brexit without a deal

Conservative MPs who support the intention to block Britain’s exit from the EU without a deal could lose seats in Parliament. This is reported by Sky News, citing sources. As noted, such a scenario is possible if the conservatives do not show solidarity with the position of power.

Nazarbayev’s daughter retained the post of speaker of the Senate of the Parliament of Kazakhstan

The daughter of the first President of Kazakhstan darig Nazarbayev was re-elected speaker of the Senate. She was nominated for this position by President Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev, at the meeting her candidacy was presented by the head of the presidential administration Krymbek Kusherbayev.

The Cabinet appreciated the new super-heavy rocket, twice as expensive than Rogozin

To create a new superheavy rocket “Yenisei”, which is designed to fly to the moon, will require from one to two trillion rubles. This was told by Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov

The head of Roscosmos Dmitry Rogozin in March 2019 said that the development and creation of a super-heavy class rocket, along with the construction of a launch pad for it, as well as the development and creation of a moonship will cost 740 billion rubles, the newspaper Vedomosti writes.

Kamchatka will receive 5 million rubles for the creation of the first model library

The first model library will open in Kamchatka in 2020 as part of the national project “Culture”. 5 million rubles were allocated for its creation. This was reported by TASS on Monday in the press service of the regional government.

Matvienko wants to return to schools the principle of unity of training and education

In connection with the threat of dehumanization of society, it is important to systematically approach the work on the return to Russian schools of the principle of unity of education and upbringing, said the speaker of the Council Valentina Matvienko.

“In fact, we have entered the era of the formation of a new civilization. It is distinguished by the swiftness and depth of the changes, the emergence of new, unprecedented opportunities and at the same time the same challenges, risks, threats,” she explained in her blog on the official website of the Federation Council.

According to Matvienko, such educational work in schools is especially important in conditions when it is not necessary to expect weakening of “the information war unleashed by the West”.

Zhirinovsky called Poland the culprit of world war II

LDPR leader Vladimir Zhirinovsky said that all history textbooks should indicate that Poland is the main culprit of the outbreak of world war II. The politician wrote about this in his Telegram channel.

Putin invited the head of Mongolia to the 75th anniversary of Victory

Russian leader Vladimir Putin invited the President of Mongolia Khaltmagiin Battulga for participation in celebrations on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the Victory, which will be held in Moscow in 2020. This is reported by RIA “Novosti”.

GM-AVTOVAZ suspended the conveyor for a week due to reduced demand

“From 2 to 6 September, the work of the conveyor is suspended to optimize supply and demand for the Chevrolet Niva,” the report said. Due to the fact that September 7 and 8 are weekends, production will resume only the following Monday, September 9.

Irkutsk took a 10-storey building for a debt of 8 million rubles

Due to a debt to the Bank of 8.2 million rubles, a resident of Irkutsk lost a 10-storey building in the city center, which was pledged. Prevent the arrest of the building Irkutsk did not and it was put up for auction, after which the non-residential premises went under the hammer for 7.3 million rubles.

Iran was going to reduce the obligations on the nuclear deal

Earlier in Tehran said that the meeting of the presidents of Iran and the United States Hassan Rouhani and Donald trump will not be able to take place until Washington returns to the execution of the nuclear deal. Recall, Tehran has renounced some international obligations under the nuclear deal after the US withdrew from it.

In Thailand, the first joint naval exercises of ASEAN and the United States began

The exercises will end on September 6 in Singapore. Eight warships and four aircraft from seven Nations take part in the AUMX, as well as more than a thousand people representing all ten ASEAN and US member States.

Guards regiments of the Russian airborne troops supply Italian technology

We are talking about the Italian armored car Iveco LMV, which in Russia is known as”Lynx”. This armored car is, for example, in service with the 108th guards airborne assault regiment.

SUV VAZ “Sergeant” began to develop in the 1990s, and presented it to the General public only at the victory parade 2019. Armored vehicles “Tiger” produced since 2005 at a single Armavir plant and can not fully satisfy all military requests, given the fact that their design is constantly being changed because of which postponed the creation of new series of armored vehicles.

Saudi and Jordanian forces held joint military exercises

The armed forces of Saudi Arabia took part in the military exercises Eager Lion — 2019, which take place on the territory of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. The training involved parts Of the Navy, air force and air defense Forces of Saudi Arabia

More than 100 people were killed in an airstrike in Yemen

As a result of an air strike by the Saudi coalition in Yemen killed more than 100 prisoners of the local prison, the Associated Press reported, citing the international Committee of the red cross (ICRC).

The police detained the participant of the action expelled from Belarus on July 27

Russian law enforcement agencies detained Nikita Chirtsov, who was wanted in the case of mass riots on July 27, according to “ATS-info” and TASS. According to the “OVD-info”, Chirtsov before the arrest, August 30, came from Minsk, he was taken to the police station Presnensky district.

The Ministry of health of Turkey explained why they took the bodies of 16-year-old Russian

Tourist from Krasnoyarsk with his family came to rest in early July. On the ninth day she felt ill – there were sharp pains in her stomach. The girl could not be saved. When the body of the deceased schoolgirl was taken to Russia, it turned out that she was missing several organs. Parents said they suspected doctors not only of negligence, but also of “organ trafficking.” However, Turkish doctors said they took the material for forensic examination.

At the autopsy, the uterus and ovaries were taken completely for Toxicological and histopathological studies. As can be seen from the results of the survey conducted by the regional health Department, the theft of the patient’s organs is out of the question, — reports TCEs the health Department of Turkish Antalya.

The Russian government will not extend the ” single tax on imputed income»

Despite the appeals of entrepreneurs, the government does not intend to discuss the extension of the “single tax on imputed income” (imputed income) terminate with the beginning of 2021, according DEITA.RU.

This was stated by Finance Minister Anton Siluanov. According to him, the extension of the tax special regime after January 1, 2021 is out of the question. Moreover, the government is already preparing a special information campaign that will help individual entrepreneurs (IE) and legal entities to choose other tax regimes and switch to them

In Anapa started the film festival ” Kinoshok»

The main prize of the festival – “Golden Vine” is awarded to the producer for the best feature film. Prizes are also awarded for the best Director, screenplay, cinematography, female and male roles and in special nominations.

The jury will evaluate feature, short and documentary films. The best children’s film will be chosen by teenagers, and the winner of the television competition will be determined in a survey of viewers.

It is known that in jury “film shock-2019” in the nomination “Best feature film” became the Director and screenwriter Yusup Razykov, Director and producer Taalaibek of Kolondaev, actress Natalia Egorova, film critic Sergey Anashkin, operator Sergey Lando.

A new character will appear in the cartoon ” Return to Prostokvashino»

A new cartoon character “Return to Prostokvashino” will appear in the 20th episode, which will be released in September. It will be the nurse of Uncle Fyodor’s sister, according to the website of the Studio”Soyuzmultfilm”. The new character will be called Margarita Yegorovna

Elton John and Bernie Taupin are working on new songs

As Bernie told the Daily Telegraph, he is now writing lyrics for Elton, on which the latter plans to write new songs during his farewell tour of Australia. “Farewell Yellow Break Road” tour will continue on the green continent in November 2019 and will last until March 2020.

Published the program of the film festival “Meridians of the Pacific-2019»

The program of the international film festival “meridians of the Pacific”, which will be held from 13 to 19 September in Vladivostok, became known. The list was published on September 2 on the official website of the competition.

At the Venice film festival showed a film about Khodorkovsky

At the Venice film festival, Alex Gibney’s documentary about Mikhail Khodorkovsky premiered. The film was released under the title “Citizen X”. Screening of the film “Citizen X” was held in the non-competitive program of the festival.

Mel Gibson will play Odysseus in the adaptation of Homer’s poem

Mel Gibson will play a major role in the adaptation of Homer’s poem “the Odyssey.” The screenplay is adapted by Anne peacock and Jeremy Doner.

Rotterdam will host “Eurovision-2020»

“Rotterdam was chosen as the host city of the 65th Eurovision song contest after a tense struggle with the southern Dutch city of Maastricht,” the report said. The semi-finals will be held on may 12 and 14.

Rock band “picnic” has released a new album

Petersburg rock band “picnic” has released a new Studio album. The musicians told about it in the Instagram. Rockers called the record “in the hands of a giant”, it included 11 songs

Woodstock music festival will be held in Russia for the first time

The fiftieth anniversary of the legendary ” Woodstock “will be celebrated with a new festival, which will be held in the tourist complex” Golden city ” in the Tula region. “Woodstock” was held in August 1969 and became a symbol of pacifism and ideas of peaceful romance.

The festival invited direct witnesses of the revolutionary events, musicians, iconic, legendary bands: Jimi Hendrix Experience, which is included in the hall of fame rock-n-roll, the Grateful Dead, known for its unique and eclectic style of their songs, Sha Na Na, who at the same time revive and parody music new York street culture of the 50s. will also Speak Russian rock group and special guests from the USA, Denmark, Germany, Cuba, Poland, Greece.

George Enescu festival opens in Romania

The 24th George Enescu international music festival opened in Romania. The Berlin Philharmonic orchestra conducted by Kirill Petrenko performed at the opening. In the Great hall of the Bucharest Palace, the ensemble performed the Romanian Rhapsody No. 2 by George Enescu and Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony.

Xiaomi will release under the guise of a new Mi 9 Lite old smartphone

As the head of the resource XDA Developers Mishal Rahman (Mishaal Rahman), Xiaomi Mi 9 Lite is in the directory of certified devices Google under the codename pyxis. The same took place, the attention of Xiaomi… CC9. Recall, this model was released in July. Xiaomi is not the first time doing such a thing. The company has already released the CC9e model in the global market under the name Mi A3.

Huawei has named the date of the presentation of the smartphone Mate 30

Chinese company Huawei announced the date of the presentation of the smartphone Mate Mate 30 and 30 Pro. The premiere will take place on September 19 in Munich.

KamAZ got into losses of 3.2 billion rubles

KAMAZ’s net loss for the first half of 2019 amounted to 3.2 billion rubles. In the same period last year, the company had a profit of 1.8 billion rubles. Revenue decreased by 0.6% to 77.6 billion rubles

Presented a smart watch Garmin Fenix 6X Pro Solar with titanium case

Solar battery, which is a transparent layer on the outside of the screen, blood oxygenation sensor and 32 GB of memory. The body of the development is made of titanium. Using the solar panel will allow the smart watch to work for at least three days offline or up to six hours using GPS.

Samsonite and Panasonic have developed a very “smart” suitcase

A new product called EVOA will be installed Tech tracker Seekit Bluetooth Panasonic created Panasonic innovation center in India. Thanks to him, the techno-suitcase will boast 14 different smart functions based on Bluetooth 5.0.

First of all, owners will be able to easily tag and track their Luggage. The bidirectional tracking feature in Seekit allows you to find not only Luggage, but also your phone – you need to double-click on the tracker. With it, users will be able to send Sosso alerts with their GPS coordinates to three contacts from their address book. Well, feature for selfie lovers – the tracker will provide the same button Selfiebutton, which travelers will be able to take a photo all the segments of their journey. Software for tracking techno-suitcase developed in Panasonic.

According to South Asia CEO of Samsonite, Jai Krishnan, a biometric locking system, scales (built into the side handle) and a USB port to charge the smartphone were also added to the smart suitcase. Up to 10 different fingerprints can be authorized to open the suitcase. Those who can not 100% rely on smart fingerprinting, manufacturers promise a standard anti-theft zipper and combination lock. It will be possible to manage The IOT-suitcase through the application from Panasonic, available in Japanese, Chinese, Korean and English.

Nubia Red Magic 3S will present on 5 September

Owned by ZTE brand Nubia today announced the launch of a new gaming smartphone Nubia Red Magic 3S. The official presentation of the device will take place on 5 September.

The main change over its predecessor will be the Snapdragon 855 Plus OCTA-core processor with a clock speed of 2.96 GHz and 672 MHz Adreno 640 graphics. The sources also include a 5000 mAh battery, AMOLED screen with 120 Hz refresh rate, 5G network support and a sub-screen fingerprint scanner

In peat and coal found antiviral substances

In the future, it is necessary to understand what humic substances are similar to polyphenols, how they can be effective as antiviral drugs and whether they can be conveniently isolated from the soil – or synthesized in the laboratory.

Scientists have discovered a new mineral in a meteorite from Australia

California scientists analyzed once more particles discovered in 1951 in the South-East of Australia meteorite and found in their structure previously unknown mineral.

In Iceland experienced a Martian spacesuit

A space suit similar to that worn by astronauts travelling to the red planet has been tested inside the active volcano Grímsvötn in Iceland. The constantly harsh weather conditions and the uneven area of the volcano lying on the Vatnajökull ice cap have created ideal conditions for the suit test, as they mimic the polar climate on Mars. One of the researchers, Icelandic geologist Kristin Helga, successfully climbed the glacier in the suit

The MS1 suit, invented by Michael Lai, is based on NASA’s z-2 prototype, introduced in 2014, which allows astronauts to walk on the surface of Mars. At that time, the weight of the Z-2 will be equal to 65 kilograms, the suit MS1 weighs only 23 kg. it is equipped with hard Top body and the bottom of softer material and bubble-shaped helmet. The researchers highlighted information about the adaptation of the suit, which allows people with different physiques to wear it and move around without problems during the mission.

The installation of an experimental helicopter on the new NASA Rover has been completed

NASA employees have completed the installation of a drone helicopter on the new Mars 2020 Rover, which is scheduled to land on the surface of the red planet in the winter of 2021.

Countries with rising disposable incomes.

The UK and Russia were the only countries listed in OECD statistics that have recently failed to increase their incomes. While average annual disposable household incomes in Russia have been hit hard and have fallen by more than 7%, British households have suffered a slight decline, which fell by 0.2% in 2017.

Russia will send to Bolivia Il-76 to extinguish fires in the Amazon jungle

The Russian Federation will send an Il-76 to Bolivia to help fight forest fires. Bolivian President Evo Morales told reporters today. According to him, the Russian Il-76, equipped with special equipment for water intake and discharge, will arrive in Bolivia next week.

Morales said that the Russian side provides its aircraft free of charge, and Bolivia will have to pay only operating costs.

Knowledge day with guns in hand

As reported by Telegram-channel “Protest Russia” in one of the schools of St. Petersburg on the ruler in Day of knowledge to first-graders marched the pupils of the senior and middle classes, dressed in military uniforms and with guns in their hands.

Sergeant of the Russian army needed working capital

As it became known “Kommersant”, the head of the dispatching center of the automobile military unit in Balashikha near Moscow handed over to the Commission all mobile devices designed to track and control the vehicles performing the combat mission. The embezzler, the court martial found, had a morbid gambling addiction and was constantly in need of money to bet on sports. It is interesting that during the investigation, the player in uniform was lucky: he bought and returned the stolen equipment to win, paid a fine and the services of his lawyer.

The state Duma of Russia is interested in editing the genome

The state Duma of Russia has placed an order to study the possibility of using assisted reproductive technologies in the country, “Open media”has found. The maximum price of the contract will be 8.97 million rubles, the work should be done before November 30.

Customers are interested in using genome editing technology to “create a new type of society,” it follows from the documents of the announced purchase. The contractor will have to offer the state Duma the concept of development of the use of assisted reproductive technologies “as a breakthrough technology of the new century and as a basis for the formation of new ideas about professional activity in the current Millennium,” the document says.

The state Duma expects from the contractor “conceptual provisions and specific regulatory initiatives” to improve the legal regulation of the use of such technologies. The results of the study can be used by The state Duma in legislative activities in the field of reproductive technologies, the document says.

Residents of the right-Bank part of the village Filkino again left without a bridge.

Two years ago in the village of Filkino collapsed bridge. Residents were indignant and demanded a new one. The authorities said it was not economically feasible to build the bridge. And gave the inhabitants a boat (!), but it could be crossed only three times a day. Residents decided to build the bridge themselves. Officials then decided to build a bridge. Built, opened. As reported serovglobus.ru half day bridge… drowned.

In Novy Urengoy offers students a free hookah in honor of September 1

As reported by Telegram-channel “Resurgam”, hookah in Novy Urengoy staged in honor of the day of knowledge, promising students free hookah on the fruit. In response to public outrage, its Director admitted that he wanted to “HYIP”, and visitors under 18 years old are not allowed there without adults at all.

Poland has accused Russia in the absence of war reparations from Germany

Polish defense Minister Mariusz Blaszczak on Polish television accused Moscow that after World war II, the Republic did not receive reparations for the damage caused to the country by the Nazi invaders.

School with a record number of first classes opened in Krasnodar

A new school for 1 550 seats in one shift started in the East Kruglikovskom the district at St. Hero Averkieva, 32. The educational institution formed 100 classes, 24 of them-the first: from ” A “to”sh”. Due to the large number of students in the school-record held four solemn line.

Russian students sang “a Glass of vodka on the table” on the day of knowledge

Officials of the Chelyabinsk village Novosineglazovo organized a concert for schoolchildren to the day of knowledge, where the musicians performed the song of Grigory Leps “a Glass of vodka on the table” and the composition of the group ” Leningrad “with the words:”Probably, I was drunk.” Video published in the YouTube channel “the Village of Novosineglazovo”.

About 1 billion rubles will be allocated for the resettlement of residents of Tulun

The Fund for the promotion of housing reform can allocate about one billion rubles to solve problems with housing in Tulun, which previously suffered from a powerful flood. This was told by the Deputy Prime Minister and head of the Commission on flood relief Vitaly Mutko, writes TASS.

In Moscow from 14 to 16 September will be a festival of circus arts

Aerial gymnasts, acrobats, jugglers, clowning masters, mimes and magicians will perform on Moscow boulevards from 14 to 16 September. The events will be held as part of the festival of circus arts, according to the portal of the Moscow city hall.

The government refused the Krasnoyarsk economic forum

Chief of staff of the government Konstantin Chuichenko proposed in a letter to Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to cancel the Krasnoyarsk economic forum (KEF), held since 2004, RBC reported, citing a source in the government.

Cyprus has paid Russia a loan ahead of schedule

Cyprus early repaid the loan to Russia for €1.56 billion, according to TASS, citing the Ministry of Finance of the island state. The loan was granted in 2011. In July, Russian Ambassador to Serbia Alexander Botsan-Kharchenko said that Russia will provide Serbia with an export loan of €172.5 million.

The section of the toll road from Europe to China in Tatarstan will require 37.6 billion rubles

The cost of construction of a section of the Europe – Western China Expressway in Tatarstan will exceed 37 billion rubles. This was reported by TASS in the press service of the Ministry of transport and roads of the region.

“The total amount of capital expenditures on the project in the Republic of Tatarstan is 37.6 billion rubles, including 4.3 billion rubles from the Russian budget, 9.5 billion rubles from the budget of the Republic of Tatarstan, 23.8 billion rubles from a private investor,” the representative of the Ministry of transport said.

Russian billionaires rich by $28.3 billion

Russian billionaires in total since the beginning of 2019 have become rich by $28.316 billion, according to the data of the Bloomberg Billionaires Index (BBI). In total, 500 names of the richest people in the world are represented in the BBI rating, 24 of them belong to Russian entrepreneurs.

Toshiba sold its U.S. business for the production of LNG

Japan’s Toshiba went out of the us LNG business. The company completed the sale of its Toshiba America LNG division to French Total. The transaction amounted to $15 million.

China’s CNPC reported for the first half of 2019

China’s largest energy sector company, China national oil and gas Corporation (CNPC), reported stable growth in the first half of 2019, Xinhua reported, citing information posted on its website.

CNPC’s total revenues for the six months grew by almost 7% year-on-year, reaching 1.2 trillion yuan ($168 billion), and operating profit exceeded 70 billion yuan with an increase of almost 5%.

Japanese whaling town of Taiji begins to hunt for dolphins

The Dolphin hunting season, which uses the controversial “disk hunting” method, began on Sunday in the whaling town of Taiji in Western Japan, without any serious protest from animal rights groups, ENV reported.

The hunting season lasts about six months. A special police field has been established near the port and Japanese coast guard personnel will be deployed in the area with police officers.

“Thanks, we can make the hunt easy,” said Taruto Shoko, the head of the fishing cooperative.

North Korea urged Japan to abandon the plan to discharge water from the nuclear power plant ” Fukushima»

The DPRK authorities urged Japan to abandon the plan to dump radioactive water from the nuclear power plant “Fukushima” in the Pacific ocean. Yonhap News reports, citing South Korean sources. It is known that the government of North Korea for the first time expressed its opinion on the intentions of Tokyo.

US, Poland and Ukraine create transatlantic gas corridor

A “transatlantic gas corridor” is being created, through which LNG from the US will be supplied to the European market. The main partner of PGNiG is the us-Ukrainian ERU, which is ready to buy natural gas in Poland for resale in Eastern Europe.

Zelensky instructed to develop a plan for the defense of Ukraine from aggression

Ukrainian leader Vladimir Zelensky instructed defense Minister Andrei Zagorodnyuk to develop a plan to defend Ukraine from aggression. Zelensky stressed that Ukraine’s priority is to create a “powerful and efficient” army.

Iran commented on the explosion at the cosmodrome

In Iran, there was an explosion at the cosmodrome. This was reported by the representative of the government of Ali Rabia. According to him, the explosion occurred at the launch complex, while the victims of the incident was not

“The explosion occurred for technical reasons,” he said in an interview with state television.

Rabiah said that at the time of the explosion, the satellite had not yet been delivered to the launch pad. He said it happened at the test site, not where the launches are coming from.

Polish President refused to cooperate with Russia

Polish President Andrzej Duda believes that Western countries should not cooperate with Russia in the usual way. This politician said at a joint press conference with us Vice President Michael Pence in Warsaw, reports TASS.

The system of elections to the Duma will change with low results ” United Russia»

A possible change in the rules of elections to the state Duma will depend on the results of “United Russia” in regional campaigns. If she gets less than 40% of the votes on the lists, the Kremlin may consider increasing the share of single-mandate candidates

Prime Minister of Ukraine promised to achieve economic growth of 40%

The new Prime Minister of Ukraine Alexei Goncharuk said that he instructed his government to ensure economic growth for 5 years by 40%. He told about it during a meeting of members of the Cabinet of Ministers, the leadership of the Verkhovna Rada and power structures with the President Vladimir Zelensky on September 2.

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