infrastructure in Russia

Traffic allowed on Novorossiysk - Kerch highway

Traffic allowed on Novorossiysk - Kerch highway

The movement of motor transport on the federal highway Novorossiysk - Kerch, previously limited due to flooding caused by rainfalls, was restored, the traffic police department of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs for the …

Merkel defends Nord Stream 2 pipeline construction

Merkel defends Nord Stream 2 pipeline construction

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday defended her country’s ongoing cooperation with Russia on the building of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline. In an online appearance before the Council of Europe, Merkel noted that the Nord …

Unauthorized constructions demolished in Krasnodar park

Unauthorized constructions demolished in Krasnodar park

The Krasnodar authorities initiated the demolition of 89 illegal temporary structures in the Solnechny Ostrov city park. The work is carried out by the owners themselves on the basis of a decree on dismantling that came into force, the press …

UK allows its ships to pay for service in Crimea

UK allows its ships to pay for service in Crimea

A historic event connected with the recognition of Crimea as Russian territory took place today in Great Britain: the Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation of HM Treasury canceled a ban on payments for ships under the British flag in …

Construction of Nord Stream 2 to be resumed in December

Construction of Nord Stream 2 to be resumed in December

Nord Stream 2 AG, the operator of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, announced that the project will be resumed in early December this year. It became known that the Stralsund Waterways and Shipping Authority had issued a warning for ship …

Pompeo: U.S. building coalition against Nord Stream 2

Pompeo: U.S. building coalition against Nord Stream 2

The United States is building a coalition against the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in an interview. "We hope that the Nord Stream 2 pipeline won’t be completed. We’re …

Putin expects increase in road construction pace in Russia

Putin expects increase in road construction pace in Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin is counting on an increase in the pace of road construction in Russia, said he in an interview on Thursday with workers who were building the Tavrida highway in Crimea. "I hope that it will not …

Crimea experiences surge of VIP tourism

Crimea experiences surge of VIP tourism

According to the Ministry of Tourism of Crimea, Vadim Volchenko, this holiday season, limited due to the coronavirus pandemic, the demand for VIP hotels has skyrocketed. “The load is high, most of all at the southern coast of …

Medvedev: Nord Stream 2 to be completed despite U.S. wailing

Medvedev: Nord Stream 2 to be completed despite U.S. wailing

Russia's Security Council Deputy Chairman Dmitry Medvedev said that the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project would be completed, despite wailing of the U.S. "The gas project, of course, will be completed. There has never …

Kremlin: Nord Stream 2 launch to be delayed

Kremlin: Nord Stream 2 launch to be delayed

The decision to withdraw from the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project taken by Switzerland-based Allseas pipelay company will not prevent its implementation, but there will be a delay, press secretary of the Russian President …

Novak: Nord Stream 2 pipeline to be built despite sanctions

Novak: Nord Stream 2 pipeline to be built despite sanctions

The Nord Stream 2 pipeline will be built despite sanctions, although it remains unclear at present whether Swiss company Allseas will be able to complete the project, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said. "It’s too …

North Caucasus tops mobile service anti-rating

North Caucasus tops mobile service anti-rating

The North Caucasus regions are anti-leaders in the mobile service anti-rating compiled by the Content Review information review agency, based on the results of a study of eight …

One of squares to be renovated in Krasnodar

One of squares to be renovated in Krasnodar

In Krasnodar, in Gavrilov street in front of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs building, the square and the pedestrian zone will be renovated, the press service of the Krasnodar administration informs. It is …

Crimea ready to supply electricity to Ukraine

Crimea ready to supply electricity to Ukraine

Surplus electricity generated in Crimea can be supplied to Ukraine but only after restoration of power transmission lines in its territory, Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Cherezov said. "[Power …

Nord Stream 2 route to go round Denmark?

Nord Stream 2 route to go round Denmark?

Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak expects the Nord Stream 2 project to be implemented in the applied variant despite the delay with Denmark’s issue of permit. "The project is being …

Anapa plans to expand city promenade

Anapa plans to expand city promenade

The authorities of Anapa are planning to expand the promenade near Walnut Grove. Earlier, local residents repeatedly addressed the city hall with a corresponding request. As a result, Mayor Yuri Polyakov instructed to develop a project for a new …