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  • ‘Miss Virtual Russia-2017’ Contest

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    The competition is a modern format, which has grown from ‘Miss Virtual Yakutia’ regional online contest; it gave each girl of the country a chance to compete for the crown of beauty queen and a luxurious prize - a BMW car from the general partner – the inDriver mobile service.
  • ‘Northern Mosaic’ Tourism Cluster will receive a subsidy of Rostourism

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    The head of the Federal Tourism Agency, Oleg Safonov chaired a meeting on the conclusion of agreements with the Russian Federation subjects for a grant from the federal budget for the implementation of the program on "Development of domestic and inbound tourism in the Russian Federation (2011-2018)."
  • “24 Snow” to be presented at ECOCUP Green Documentary Film Festival


    24 Snow, which tells about the life of the Yakut horse breeder, again attracted the attention of film critics. This time the documentary film of Mikhail Barynin will take part in ECOCUP Green Documentary Film Festival, which will be held in Moscow February 24 - March 2.
  • 25 years ago Yakutia elected its first President


    A quarter century ago, the Republic met a new day of December 21with the popularly elected President. The date of December 20, 1991 is of tremendous importance for the Republic and the Russian Federation.
  • 75 million tons of rare metal of Yakutia will help fly to Mars

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    SB RAS researchers from Novosibirsk have estimated the world's largest deposit of rare earth niobium Tomtor at $ 300 billion, which is comparable to the gold and currency reserves of the Central Bank of Russia. One of the three sections of Buranny is fully explored - the total value of stocks in Yakutia could reach US $ 1 trillion.
  • A branch of the Society for Russian Philology will be created in Yakutia

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    The Department of the Society for Russian Philology will be established in 2017 in Yakutia, a spokesman for the government of the republic told RIA Novosti.
  • As part of the EEF Yakutia plans to sign 20 agreements

     The participation of the Yakutian delegation in the business program of the eastern economic forum was informed by the first Vice Prime and Economy Minister Aleksei Struchkov. According to him, Yakutia plans to sign 21 agreements within the part of the forum, the total amount of expected investments for which is estimated at 7.146 billion rubles.
  • Changes in economy of Yakutia by 2030


    The other day, a round table with the participation of leading scientists and economists from the Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow State University, North-Eastern Federal University took place in the government. The participants discussed the Development Strategy of Yakutia up to 2030.
  • Emergency Situations Ministry celebrates Rescuer’s Day

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    On December 27, Russia celebrates Rescuer’s Day. This is a major holiday for the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry employees.
  • Fish of Yakutia-2016 Exhibition in Yakutsk

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    December 24-25 Yakutsk hosted Fish of Yakutia-2016 Specialized Exhibition-Fair. The initiator of the Exhibition is Chamber of Commerce of the Republic.
  • Fishing in Yakutia

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    In Yakutia, there is a huge number of rivers and lakes, which are home to a variety of environmentally friendly northern fish. But due to the vast area of the republic, most of these water systems have not been studied, there are even areas where no foot made tread.
  • Ice Sculpture at 'Winter Starts in Yakutia' Festival

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  • Il Tumen deputies adopted the law on the budget


    Today at the plenary session the Parliament of Yakutia has adopted in the final reading the law "On the State Budget of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) for 2017 and the planning period of 2018 and 2019," reports Media Relations Office of head of the administration of the government.
  • Journalists of Yakutia to ask Putin


    Journalists from Yakutia will take part in the traditional big press conference of Russian President Vladimir Putin, to be held on Friday, December 23.
  • My 14 Favorite things to do Yakutsk


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    Yakutsk is becoming famous for one thing – its extreme climate that has allowed it to be the coldest big city on the planet.
  • New cargo terminal on the Lena River


    In 2014, ALROSA sold its illiquid assets of ‘Irelyakhneft’ engaged in oil production in western Yakutia. Currently the oil producer is in the management of RussOil Company.
  • Photo report. How the Poles set Guinness record in Yakutia

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  • Russia is a true northern civilization!

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    Russia is not any European, much less Asian civilization; Russia is a real northern civilization! These words were uttered by Fedot Tumusov on March 24 from a rostrum of the State Duma. In his speech to the deputies, he outlined the existing problems of the Arctic and called for more active work on the issues of the Far North.
  • Russian New Year


    During the reign of the Communist Party a unique situation has come about with the celebration of Christmas and New Year in Russia. Before the revolution in 1917, as in all Christian countries a feast of Christmas was in the first place in Russia. But after the October revolution, the new government began to fight with the old order, including the main winter holiday. Only in the mid-30s of the 20th century people began celebrating, but New Year not Christmas. The Communist Party could not grant permission to celebrate the Christian holiday.
  • Small and medium enterprises with foreign capital will get benefits


    Russian Economic Development Ministry has prepared a bill according to which companies in the authorized capital of which more than 49% are foreign investors will be able to maintain the status of small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Owing to this, the company will be able to get all the benefits that are laid for this category.