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‘Matsuri’ Japanese Culture Festival in Yakutsk
Ikebana, origami, calligraphy, tea ceremony presentation, cosplay competition, performance of Japanese artists in Yakutsk
Defense Ministry expedition reached the island of Kotelny on ice
The Arctic Expedition of the Ministry of Defense of Russia was the first scientific mission in the world to overcome the distance to the island of Kotelny, the archipelago of the Novosibirsk Islands, over the ice cover of the Laptev Sea with machinery. This was reported on Sunday by the Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, Army General Dmitry Bulgakov.
Doctors saved the victims of IL-18 crash in the Yakut tundra
In Moscow during the opening of the National Surgical Congress Deputy Chief Doctor of the medical work of Bulun Central Hospital Sergei Cherkashin, Head of 2
Surgical Department of the Republican Hospital №2-Emergency Medical Center Artyom Starovatov and Head of the Trauma Center of the Republican Hospital №2 -Emergency Medical Center Gavril Sobakin were awarded with Certificates of Merit.
Epiphany Day on shores of the Arctic Ocean
© RIA Novosti / Igor Maslov
More than 30 baptismal fonts, ice holes used for water consecration on Epiphany Day, will be organized in Yakutia this year, despite the 50-degree frost in some regions of the republic.
It is assumed that about 60 thousand people will take part in bathing; the frost does not frighten them.
Fonts are planned to be organized on the Lena River, the Pole of Cold and on the shores of the Arctic Ocean.
Experts work on development strategy for Yakutia’s Arctic zone
The development strategy for Yakutia’s northern and Arctic districts will be ready this year
Film about the hunters of mammoth tusks won the prize of Sundance Film Festival in USA
Director and cameraman of
The Russian-Swiss documentary was awarded for camera work
Japan to invest $10 million in North Yakutia
Construction to be completed by 2021
Japanese companies expand cooperation with Yakutia
The implementation of the construction of a wind farm in Tiksi was discussed by First Deputy Chairman of the Government of Yakutia Aleksey Kolodeznikov, Executive Director of Komaihaltec Inc. Amy Komai and senior manager of Mitsui & Co.Ltd Kaori Nakajima at a meeting at the Department of External Relations of the republic on April 24.
Japanese equipment for wind turbines in Tiksi to be delivered on time
At present, cooperation of Yakutia and RusHydro with the Japanese side is developing. In the village of Tiksi, it is planned to implement a unique project of an energy system capable of accumulating wind energy. This was stated in the framework of 5th International Conference "Development of Renewable Energy in the Far East of Russia."
Japanese renewable energy specialists visit Tiksi again
On the eve of 5
International Conference "Development of Renewable Energy Sources in the Far East", the Japanese delegation of representatives of NEDO, Komaihaltec Inc., Mitsui & Co. began their stay in Yakutia with a visit to the village of Tiksi in Bulunsky ulus, where it is planned to build a windmill park with a capacity of 1 MW by the autumn of 2018. In 2019 it is planned to put the project into operation, reported the press service of the Ministry of Housing and Energy of Yakutia.
New technical equipment for the Russian army to be tested in the Yakut Arctic
Military experts are going in the shortest term to overcome the difficult route from Tiksi to Kotelny Island.
Northern Sea Route breaks all records
According to Deputy Minister of Economic Development of Russia Aleksandr Tsybulsky, the development of maritime transport in the Arctic waters in 2016 has allowed to transport 6.9 million tons of cargo (as of December 1 of this year).
Russian Aviation awarded Tiksi Airport employees
Employees of Tiksi Airport were awarded with diplomas of Federal Air Transport Agency of Russia. This was reported on the website of ‘Airports of the North’ Federal State Enterprise.
Russian vessels have completed the first-ever winter passage in the Arctic
In January 2017 the caravan of ships led by the atomic icebreaker "50 Years of Victory" completed its passage by the Northern Sea Route in the Western direction.
Russian wind farm to test equipment in Arctic conditions
© Ruslan Shamukov/TASS
Wind farms could solve the problem of energy infrastructures in the North’s isolated energy districts
The Administrative Director of the Japanese Committee for Assistance to Yakutia thanks the Government of the Republic
The First Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Republic, Aleksei Kolodeznikov, with the Administrative Director of the Japanese Committee for Assistance to the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Mr. Satomura Akio, on March 20, discussed joint projects of Yakutia and Japan, in particular, the construction of a wind plant in the village of Tiksi.
The head of Yakutia speaks at the government on investment projects in the Far East
FEBRUARY 14, Moscow. Head of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Egor Borisov took part in a meeting of the government subcommittee on the implementation of investment projects in the Far East and the Baikal region under the leadership of the Deputy Prime Minister of Russia, Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of the Russian Federation in the Far Eastern Federal District Yuri Trutnev.
Yakutia offers to deliver local products to world markets by Northern Sea Route
The offer to deliver products of traditional northern crafts - reindeer breeding and fishing - through Northern Sea Route to world markets was made by the head of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Egor Borisov.