Murmansk

Type: City
Name: Murmansk
Country: Russia
Latitude: 68.959999
Longitude: 33.080002
population: 319,266
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Lithuania accuses Russia of detaining ship under Lithuanian colors in neutral waters

VILNIUS, September 19. /ITAR-TASS/. The Fisheries Service under the Lithuanian Ministry of Agriculture claims that the Juros Vilkas fishing ship, which sails under Lithuanian colors, has been detained by Russian border guards in neutral waters.Actually, ... [Published Itar Tass - 22 hours ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

GMK NORIL'SKIY NIKEL' : Norilsk Nickel discussed new social policies at RBC conference

Norilsk Nickel's Social Policy Department Director Svetlana Ivchenko delivered a presentation on the Company's new social policies (Corporate Social Responsibility: dead weight or lifeline) at RBC conference.In 2013-2014 Norilsk Nickel has undergone a ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Russia aims at massive increase in home market use of its fish

, 9:28 amGRIMSBY, UK – Russia aims to have only 20% of its fish consumption coming from imports by 2020, compared to 53% at the current level, said a presentation by a Russian executive at the 2014 Humber Seafood Summit .At the moment, Russia consumes ... [Published Undercurrent News - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Medal at last for hero of convoys

A WAR veteran, who risked his life to deliver supplies to Soviet Russia during the Second World War, has finally been recognised for his efforts by the country.Roy Dykes joined around 50 other veterans who served on the Arctic Convoy Missions in the Royal ... [Published Andover Advertiser - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Towards the promised land with new Murmansk railway

”This project is a development guarantee for the Kola Peninsula”, the governor highlighted during the ceremony which was attended by leading corportate and government representatives, among them federal Minister of Transport Maksim Sokolov.During the ... [Published Barents Observer - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

With major facelift, the Arctica comes back to life

The owner of the building, the Azimut Hotel chain, has invested 1,85 billion roubles in the reconstruction. The hotel, the biggest in Murmansk, has a total of 186 rooms and suites for guests, as well as a business center, a major conference hall, a banquet ... [Published Barents Observer - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Multi-screen, IMAX cinema to open beyond Polar circle

RUSSIA Russian cinema operator Mori Cinema has signed a lease deal to open a multi-screen, IMAX technology-enhanced cinema in Murmansk Mall, a 45,000 sqm shopping centre that is set to be launched in Murmansk in the first quarter of 2015. The shopping ... [Published Eurobuild - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

In Murmansk the Police stopped a sale of hard drugs on a large scale

The Police of the regional center in collaboration with the staff of the Regional Department of the Federal Drug Control Service detained a man suspected of spreading synthetic drugs on a large scale.During the operational- activities the police found ... [Published Noodls - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Russia's South Gets Treated to Northern Lights

The Northern Lights pictured above the village of Pyaozersky in the Karelia region.Social media users as far south as Moscow this weekend reported seeing the Northern Lights — usually restricted to the country's northern Arctic region — and shared their ... [Published Moscow Times - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Big victories in Komi, Nenets votes

While acting Nenets Govenor Igor Koshin won 76,7 percent of the votes in his Nenets AO , Vyacheslav Gayzer in the neighboring Komi Republic won even bigger, with as much as 78,9 percent.Voter turnout in the two regions was 43 and 59,06 percent respectively, ... [Published Barents Observer - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Kovtun wins with votes from 20 percent of electorate population

With 64,7 of the votes, acting Murmansk Governor Marina Kovtun avoids a second election round required if none of the candidates gets less than 50 percent of all votes.Last time with free Governors election in Murmansk was 12 years ago, when Yuri Evdokimov ... [Published Barents Observer - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 5 reports

With no fish to process, Murmansk Fish Factory sues Russian government calling import ban unlawful

Murmansk Fish Company has filed a claim with Russia’s Supreme Court against the country’s government over the ban on fish imports – a step the Federation Council calls ‘unprecedented’ and ‘welcome’.Director of Murmansk Fish Combinat Mikhail Zub has filed ... [Published Seafood.com - Sep 09 2014]

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It arrived along with a letter from Veteran Affairs Ministry Julian Fantino that says, "On behalf of a grateful nation, I am very proud to extend this new honour for your service during the Second World War."
Svetlana Ivchenko said "we are happy to have made such a profound change both in terms of the way Company's social block operates and in the overall attitude of people affected by our initiatives. Norilsk Nickel didn't simply introduce new projects and policies in the Company's regions of operation but was furthermore able to promote environmental consciousness in local communities. We hope that our initiatives will become self-sustaining long-term projects capable of independent development as an instrument for improving the lives of people living in Norilsk and Murmansk areas"
"The limitations introduced against our country are nothing but a violation by some of our partners of the basic principles of the WTO. The principle of equal access for all countries involved in economic activity to the markets of goods and services is being violated; the most favoured nation treatment in trade and the principle of fair and free competition is being ignored… A number of countries have actually unilaterally deleted these and some other WTO principles for Russia, which is one of the six largest economies in the world" – the official website of the President of Russia quotes Vladimir Putin
...As one activist said, "They didn't lock us up for what we did. They locked us up for what we stood for." Their act of civil disobedience was a courageous stand against destructive Arctic oil drilling and the onslaught of climate change...

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Russian Northern Fleet’s subs perform simulatio... [Published Itar Tass - Sep 17 2014]
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