Moscow is hosting a mass meeting of Muslim religious and public leaders on March 24 for the first time since the 1917 Bolshevik Revolution. The All-Russian Muslim Council is entitled “Russia – our common home”.
Inter RAO UES (United Energy System) and RusHydro have concluded a deal on purchase and sales of 90% of the shares of the International Energy Corporation. The main asset of the corporation is a dam cascade in Armenia, Inter RAO UES said, ITAR-TASS reports.
Sponsors will cover the majority of operation budget of the Olympic Games in Sochi in 2014, Alexander Zhukov, Russian Vice-President and President of the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC), said in Sochi on March 23, Yuga.ru reports.
The capital of North Ossetia has started constructing the Caucasus Musical and Cultural Center. Some 600 million rubles were provided from the federal budget for the cause, Interfax reports.The North Ossetian leader and the art director of the Mariinski Theater, Valery Gergiyev, discussed cultural projects in the North Caucasian Federal District. The meeting was held at the office of South Ossetia under the Russian president in Moscow.
Chechnya has established a special commission for settling family conflicts. The organization has a hotline, Yuga.ru reports.Vakha Khashkhanov, head of the moral upbringing center, said that the commission works with a wide range of family problems. It reunites families and settles conflict situations between parents and children. Religious figures, specialists in psychology, medicine and relatives are involved in the commission.
Fyodor Fedorko, head of the State Employment Service of Adygeya, may become the new chairman of parliament. He was introduced as a candidate by the presidium of the United Russia Party on March 22, Yuga.ru reports.Deputies of the first parliament session will consider the initiative.
Moscow will hold a mass meeting of Muslim religious and public leaders on March 24 for the first time since the October Revolution. The All-Russian Muslim Council is entitled “Russia – our common home”.
The ministry of internal affairs of Ingushetia has announced the arrest of famous opposition figure Magomed Hazbiyev, accused of the organization of mass riots, RIA Novosti reports. Earlier his sister said that her three brothers had been kidnapped.
The declaration on undertaking the reconstruction of the ecosystem of the Mzymta River was signed by the main participants of Sochi Olympic construction on March 23, Yuga.ru reports. The aim of the agreement is the consolidation of separate building companies in the reconstruction of the unique ecosystem near Olympic building.