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TOYOTA Motors undertakes research in Yakutsk

November 17 representatives of Bridgestone Corporation and Toyota MotorsCorporation met with the Ministry of Federal Affairs and External Relations of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
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RF will apply for expansion of Arctic shelf in spring 2015

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Field investigations for an updated application to the UN for expansion of the Russian part of the Arctic shelf have completed.Russia will submit the application for expansion of the boundaries of the Arctic shelf in the spring of 2015.Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Sergey Donskoy said about it at the meeting on board scientific research vessel "Akademik Fedorov" in St. Petersburg.
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Korea would like to join "Power of Siberia"

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IA SakhaNews. Seoul would like to extend the Russian-Chinese gas pipeline to Korea.Deputy of South Korean ruling party "Saenuri Party" Kim Dong Wan said that Seoul should seek an extension of the Russian-Chinese gas pipeline to the coast of the Korean Peninsula which is scheduled to start in 2018.This will allow South Korea to receive natural gas at a price lower than that of Qatar.
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"Diamond Valley" of Yakutia

27% of global rough diamond is produced in Yakutia, but why at least half of this resource potential is not being used?And how to increase the production of diamonds and enter the global jewelry market?To achieve that territory of priority development "Diamond Valley" will be created in Yakutia.
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New quality of life in the Yakut Arctic

In recent years, the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) has paid insufficient attention to the Arctic and northern regions of Yakutia.In accordance with the Decree of President of Yakutia Egor Borisov 2014 is declared to be Year of the Arctic.And now, in a relatively short period of time it is necessary to do everything necessary in order to improve, first of all, the quality of life.
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Ultrastrong Material is made from Yakut Diamonds

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Diamonds are not only potential girl's best friends. Scientists at the Sobolev Institute of Geology and Mineralogy of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences have made ​​ultrastrong material from them.
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Siberia is gaining strength

Yakutia to become the main supplier of gas to China


The Chayandinskoe field in southern Yakutia will provide up to 70% of Russian gas exports to China for 30 years.The order of priority deliveries from Chayanda to China recently was signed by Chairman of "Gazprom" Alexey Miller.This decision and, in general, gas bins of South Yakutia, as stated recently Acting Head of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) Egor Borisov, "will be the basis for the integrated development of the region and expanding economic presence of Russia in foreign Asia".
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