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Diamond cluster for 83.8 million in Vladivostok
Diamond cluster for 83.8 million in Vladivostok
A charter flight with 170 guests from Japan in Yakutsk
A charter flight with 170 guests from Japan in Yakutsk
Advanced Development Zone to open Diamond Cutting Complex
Advanced Development Zone to open Diamond Cutting Complex
ALROSA will maintain financial stability despite the accident
ALROSA will maintain financial stability despite the accident
Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Yuri Trutnev: Interests of miners of the Mir mine will be protected
Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Yuri Trutnev: Interests of miners of the Mir mine will be protected

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Monitoring of hydrogeological situation is intensified
01:26 18 August 2017

The major task right now is to ensure miners and rescuers’ safety on level 210 where the search and rescue operations are on.
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Updated information about the rescue operation at 05.43 am MSK
01:19 18 August 2017

Information from the Emergency Response Center of the Emergencies Ministry of Russia as of August 17 11:43 am local time.
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Ayaal Lazarev to take part in Freestyle Wrestling World Championship
07:34 17 August 2017

Yakut heavyweight champion Ayaal Lazarev joined the national team of Kyrgyzstan to participate in the World Championships, which will be held August 21-26 in Paris.
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‘Far East hectare’ in 3D at EEF 2017
07:07 17 August 2017

The program for the operational creation of plans and 3D models of Far Eastern hectares will be presented by Dmitry Fedchun, a graduate student of the Far Eastern Federal University, at the Eastern…
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7th ‘Children of Asia’ Games will be held in Mongolia
06:13 17 August 2017

Recently, Mongolia's President Haltmaagiin Battulga met with the delegation of the International Committee of ‘Children of Asia’ Games in the Mongolian capital. The parties discussed the preparations…

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Reindeer Herder’s Daughter in France: My Dad is Santa Claus

"There is no word holiday in the Evenk language, - says French researcher Alexandra Lavrillier. They have bakaldyn that means meeting. So reindeer herders’ holiday is considered more important than…
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In the Footsteps of an Unknown beast, or How a Tiger Ended up in Yakutia

Would you, having only a primitive weapon, be brave enough to go in search of an unknown creature so bloodthirsty, that it strikes fear in the whole neighborhood? Now imagine that you found yourself…
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Juhani Lillberg from Finland: I am struck by Yakutia!

Last week, big festive events were held within ‘Winter Starts in Yakutia’ Festival. The festival was visited by many people from different parts of the world. Here is an interview with our guest from…

Yakutia Faces the World

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Recipes of 17th century at ‘Taste of Yakutia’ Festival

Recreating of dishes using recipes of Russian old-timers, who arrived in Yakutia in the middle of XVII century, will be the main event of the only Russian Gastronomic Festival ‘Taste of Yakutia’ to…
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‘Winter Starts in Yakutia’ Festival

"Winter Starts in Yakutia" Festival will begin on December 1 with a ceremony of lighting the first official Russian New Year tree. The colorful event will be attended by Father Frost from the Great…
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Zero Arctic Biennale of Contemporary Art in Yakutsk

Within ‘Winter Starts in Yakutia!’ Festival the capital of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) will host Zero Arctic Biennale of Contemporary Art November 16 - December 4. Biennale has the character of…
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The first illustrated travel guide released in Yakutia

The NEFU Institute of Natural Sciences published the first illustrated guide to Yakutia. As reported by the NEFU press service, there are no analogues of the directory - it gives detailed information…
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Yakutia is a popular region for ethno-tourism

Yakutia is included in Top 10 popular Russian regions for ethno-tourism, according to the TourStat Analytical Agency, which identified most popular regions of ethnographic tourism in Russia. The…
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Arctic deposits of diamonds - for tourists

The authorities of Yakutia plan to open Arctic deposits of diamonds for tourists, creating new tour routes on the territory of the Mirny region. Rishat Yuzmukhametov, head of the region, informed…
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Anton Safronov: Yakutia has great potential for promoting science tourism

In addition to winter event tourism, it is time to consistently develop science tourism in Yakutia. This was stated by Minister of Investment Development and Entrepreneurship of Yakutia Anton…
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Tourism of Yakutia at the International Exhibition

This year, as part of the largest International Tourism Exhibition of Russia Intourmarket-2017, tourist products of Yakutia are presented at the joint stand of the regions of the Far East within the…
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Attractions of Yakutia: Anabar Plateau - a unique place of Russia

This area is part of the Taimyr district in Krasnoyarsk Krai and Yakutia. There are no roads; you can get there only by helicopter. Therefore Anabar Plateau is one of the most remote and ecologically…

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