Alexander Khloponin

Alexander Khloponin
Deputy head of the government of the Russian Federation
 

 Caucasian Press Review (December 5th -11th)

Caucasian Press Review (December 5th -11th)

Caucasian domestic and foreign conflicts through the eyes of local media

Priority projects for North Caucasus outlined in Yessentuki

Priority projects for North Caucasus outlined in Yessentuki

The expanded board meeting of the Ministry of the Russian Federation for the North Caucasus was held in Yessentuki yesterday. The meeting was attended by the Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin, the Minister for the North Caucasus, Lev Kuznetsov, representatives of the Federation Council, the Federal Assembly of Russia, the Russian State Duma, the Russian executive authorities, the Public Council of the North Caucasus Federal District, as well as heads of the North Caucasus regions.

Humanity made a deal with the future

Humanity made "a deal with the future"

Today the French capital hosted a ceremony of signing the Paris agreement on fight against climate change. As a common goal for 196 countries of the world, the document envisages containment of increase of the average temperature on …

 Medvedev to discuss development of North Caucasus

Medvedev to discuss development of North Caucasus

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will hold the governmental commission on socio-economic development of the North Caucasian Federal District (NCFD). "The participants will discuss the development of the …

It is necessary to toughen penalties for counterfeiting alcohol, Irina Hecht says

It is necessary to toughen penalties for counterfeiting alcohol, Irina Hecht says

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The Senator from the Chelyabinsk region, a member of the Federation Council Committee on Agrarian and Food Policy and Environmental Management, Irina Hecht, spoke about the measures taken by the upper house of parliament, on the improvement of …

Russian alcohol market to be improved

Russian alcohol market to be improved

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A parliamentary request on the relations between Igor Chuyan and alcohol companies has been initiated

Alexander Khloponin: there is no crisis in the Caucasus

Alexander Khloponin: there is no crisis in the Caucasus

The economic crisis in Russia hardly touched on the North Caucasus, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin said. "I can tell you that there is no crisis in Caucasus at all. It's not an …

Khloponin: sanctions open Russian market for North Caucasus

Khloponin: sanctions open Russian market for North Caucasus

During the programs of import substitution, North Caucasus agribusiness companies have gained access to the Russian market: eight agribusiness investment projects will be carried out in the current year in the North Caucasus Federal District, …

Dmitry Medvedev to discuss social problems of North Caucasus Federal District

Dmitry Medvedev to discuss social problems of North Caucasus Federal District

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will hold the governmental commission on socio-economic development of the North Caucasian Federal District (NCFD). The participants will discuss the demographic situation and …

Aleksander Khloponin meets with leadership of Minkavkaza and heads of North Caucasus Federal Distric

Aleksander Khloponin meets with leadership of Minkavkaza and heads of North Caucasus Federal Distric

Today Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin has held a meeting with heads of and the North Caucasus Federal District regions and the leadership of Minkavkaza in the framework of the International Investment Forum in …

Caucasian Press Review (August 21 – September 6)

Caucasian Press Review (August 21 – September 6)

Caucasus domestic and foreign political events in local press

Khloponin: Kizlyar needs cadets

Khloponin: Kizlyar needs cadets

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin, while on a visit to Dagestan, stated that Kizlyar needs a Cossack Cadet Corps. "I think that in a city with such a history as that of Kizlyar, a cadet corps should …

Dagestan: “Matlas is not finished yet, but tourists visit the house of Peter the Great”

Dagestan: “Matlas is not finished yet, but tourists visit the house of Peter the Great”

The construction of the complex should be finished in 2018

Sergey Katanandov: “The Russian parliament understands importance of the North Caucasus resorts’ development”

Sergey Katanandov: “The Russian parliament understands importance of the North Caucasus resorts’ development”

The senator speaks about of a draft of the federal law ‘On the specially protected eco-resort region of the Russian Federation of Caucasian Mineral Waters’

Russian lawmaker says government will protect environment of Kavkazskiye Mineralniye Vody

Russian lawmaker says government will protect environment of Kavkazskiye Mineralniye Vody

Sergey Katanandov, deputy head of Russia's Federation Council Committee for Federal System, Regional Policy, Local Self-Governance and the North, a senator from Karelia, has described the bill on special protection of Kavkazskiye Mineralniye Vody.

250 students from North Caucasus to partake in Vostochny Cosmodrome construction

250 students from North Caucasus to partake in Vostochny Cosmodrome construction

250 students from the NCFD will partake in the construction of the Vostochny Cosmodrome, according to Russian Vice Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin, Interfax reports. Applications of volunteers will be considered with Dmitry Rogozin. Svetlana Glushchenko of Spetsstroy said that over 50 student groups from 20 regions of the country were formed. They will be paid at least 25,000 rubles a month, get free tickets, three meals a day and construction clothes. About 40 students from Russia's South will arrive at the construction site in early June.

Russian vice prime minister: students need more freedom of thought

Russian vice prime minister: students need more freedom of thought

Alexander Khloponin, Russian vice prime minister, said in Stavropol Territory that students in Russia needed more practical classes and opportunities to develop and realize new projects, RIA Novosti reports.The vice prime minister believes that they need about 800 hours for such classes every year.

NCFD: year of anticipated maturity

NCFD: year of anticipated maturity

A year has passed since the appointment of Sergey Melikov as the plenipotentiary presidential envoy to the NCFD

Uwe Halbach: “Armed underground in the North Caucasus threatens Europe as well”

Uwe Halbach: “Armed underground in the North Caucasus threatens Europe as well”

An analytical article by Halbach will play a certain role in formation of the EU policy in the North Caucasus

Caucasus Press Review (April 20-26)

Caucasus Press Review (April 20-26)

Caucasus domestic and foreign political events in local press

Lev Kuznetsov celebrates 50th birthday

Lev Kuznetsov celebrates 50th birthday

The Minister of the Russian Federation for the North Caucasus, Lev Kuznetsov, is celebrating his 50th birthday today.

People#039s Agency of Nationalities could be created in Russia

People's Agency of Nationalities could be created in Russia

A Federal Agency of Nationalities is planned to be created in Russia, it will implement state policy in the sphere of inter-ethnic and ethno-confessional relations, Izvestia newspaper writes.According to the newspaper, the proposal to create a government agency is mandated up to April 15th. However, there weren't any comments from the press service of the Prime Minister.

Russian Vice Prime Minister Khloponin marks 50th birthday

Russian Vice Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin is marking his 50th birthday. The Russian politician was born in Colombo (Sri Lanka) on March 6, 1965. He had been the governor of the Krasnoyarsk Territory for 8 years before moving to the Stavropol Territory. In January 2010, Khloponin became the plenipotentiary presidential envoy to the North Caucasus and vice prime minister of Russia.

Caucasus Press Review (February 16-22, 2015)

Caucasus Press Review (February 16-22, 2015)

 Caucasus local insight on interior and foreign collisions

Russian vice PM expects North Caucasus to help national economy

Russian vice PM expects North Caucasus to help national economy

Russian Vice Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin, supervising the development of the North Caucasus, said that the region's agriculture will make a serious contribution to import displacement in 2015, RIA Novosti reports. The official noted that Kabardino-Balkaria was expanding apple orchards, Karachay-Cherkessia and Stavropol Territory were developing crop farming. The import-displacement policy in Russia became actual in the light of mutual sanctions imposed by Russia, the U.S., the EU and other states.

Caucasus Press Review (December 8-14)

Caucasus domestic and foreign political events in local press

Russia to continue helping South Ossetia

Russian Vice Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin said at a session of the Russian-South Ossetian intergovernmental commission for socio-economic cooperation in Moscow that Russia will continue supporting South Ossetia despite economic problems and Western sanctions, Kommersant reports.South Ossetia will have received over 9 billion rubles by 2017.Khloponin noted that attendees of the session discussed aid in socio-economic development and rounded up progress in 2012-2013. The vice prime minister added that the current state of relations were satisfactory.

Caucasus Press Review (December 1-7)

Caucasus domestic and foreign political events in local press

Main event of 2nd Forum of North Caucasus Mass Media starts in Pyatigorsk

Pyatigorsk is hosting a plenary session on the depiction of the North Caucasus in the mass media within the framework of the 2nd Forum of North Caucasus Mass Media. The session is attended by Russian Vice Prime Minister Alexander Khloponin, Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the NCFD Sergey Melikov, Minister for Caucasus Affairs Lev Kuznetsov, heads of regions of the NCFD, Northern Caucasus Resorts Director General Sergey Vereshchagin, representatives of federal and regional mass media, including Vestnik Kavkaza Editor-in-Chief Maria Sidelnikova.

2nd North Caucasus mass media forum opens in Pyatigorsk

The 2nd Forum of Mass Media of the North Caucasian Federal District has opened in Pyatigorsk (Stavropol Territory). The forum is dedicated to truthful information from the North Caucasus, release of regional media products on the federal information space, cooperation of mass media with heads of organizations realizing large investment, social and cultural projects in the NCFD. Attendees of the forum will visit the Arkhyz all-season tourism complex on December 3 to attend a round-table conference with Northern Caucasus Resorts Director General Sergey Vereshchagin.