Experts call for efforts to save indigenous languages

January 22, 2016 by · Comments Off on Experts call for efforts to save indigenous languages 

UNITED NATIONS, Jan. 22 — Endangered indigenous languages are being brought back from the brink of extinction but there is still much work to be done, a group of indigenous language experts told reporters here Thursday.

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France pays Russia over € 1 billion compensation for Mistral — Russian government source

September 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on France pays Russia over € 1 billion compensation for Mistral — Russian government source 

MOSCOW, Aug. 31 — The overall compensation sum that France has paid Russia for cancelling the contract for the delivery of Mistral helicopter carriers has exceeded 1 billion euros, a source in the Russian government has said.

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Silk Road cities to join Xinjiang forum

July 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on Silk Road cities to join Xinjiang forum 

URUMQI, July 13 — Fifty-five cities from 17 countries will join the Silk Road Economic Belt Cities Cooperation and Development Forum in Xinjiang this month, local authorities said on Monday.

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No coronavirus cases diagnosed in Russia's Far East

June 16, 2015 by · Comments Off on No coronavirus cases diagnosed in Russia's Far East 

VLADIVOSTOK, June 15 — No middle east respiratory syndrome virus cases have been diagnosed yet in the Russian Primorye territory, a source from a regional consumer rights watchdog (abbreviated as "Rospotrebnadzor" in Russian) told TASS on Monday.

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China, Russia vow to beef up pragmatic cooperation

April 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on China, Russia vow to beef up pragmatic cooperation 

HANGZHOU, April 28 — china is willing to work with Russia to push forward cooperation on major projects and prepare for the meeting between their heads of state scheduled for May in Moscow, said Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang on Tuesday.

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Mideast long-haul flights outperform global growth trend

April 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on Mideast long-haul flights outperform global growth trend 

DUBAI, April 21 — Long-haul flights to and from the Middle East outperformed international travel markets in February, the Air Transport Association (IATA) said Monday.

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Russian warships holding live fire drills in Pacific Ocean

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MOSCOW, April 13 — Russian Navy's Pacific Fleet's press service said that Russian anti-ship vessels are conducting live torpedo and artillery drills in the Pacific Ocean.

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Rosneft’s refinery project may be included in list of advanced development territories

February 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Rosneft’s refinery project may be included in list of advanced development territories 

VLADIVOSTOK, Feb. 3 — The project prepared by Russian oil major Rosneft to establish a petrochemical facility in the Primorye Territory in the Russian Far East may be included in the government’s list of advanced development territories already in February, a Rosneft subsidiary's deputy head said on Tuesday.

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Russia to launch economic projects in Far East in 2015 — presidential envoy

February 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on Russia to launch economic projects in Far East in 2015 — presidential envoy 

VLADIVOSTOK, Feb. 2 — The Russian government will start implementing economic projects in the country’s Far East in 2015, Deputy Prime Minister and Presidential Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District Yury Trutnev said on Monday.

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AZRB aims for 10% MTJDA vessels usage at TBSB

January 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on AZRB aims for 10% MTJDA vessels usage at TBSB 

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan. 28 — Ahmad Zaki Resources Bhd's (AZRB) is aiming for 10 percent of vessels from the Malaysia-Thailand Joint Development Area (MTJDA) to use its bunkering services at the Tok Bali Supply Base (TBSB).

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