infrastructure in Russia

Merkel defends Nord Stream 2 pipeline construction

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday defended her country’s ongoing cooperation with Russia on the building of the Nord Stream 2 pipeline. In an online appearance before the Council of Europe, Merkel noted that the Nord …

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Unauthorized constructions demolished in Krasnodar park

The Krasnodar authorities initiated the demolition of 89 illegal temporary structures in the Solnechny Ostrov city park. The work is carried out by the owners themselves on the basis of a decree on dismantling that came into force, the press …

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UK allows its ships to pay for service in Crimea

A historic event connected with the recognition of Crimea as Russian territory took place today in Great Britain: the Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation of HM Treasury canceled a ban on payments for ships under the British flag in …

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Construction of Nord Stream 2 to be resumed in December

Nord Stream 2 AG, the operator of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, announced that the project will be resumed in early December this year. It became known that the Stralsund Waterways and Shipping Authority had issued a warning for ship …

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Pompeo: U.S. building coalition against Nord Stream 2

The United States is building a coalition against the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in an interview. "We hope that the Nord Stream 2 pipeline won’t be completed. We’re …

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Crimea experiences surge of VIP tourism

According to the Ministry of Tourism of Crimea, Vadim Volchenko, this holiday season, limited due to the coronavirus pandemic, the demand for VIP hotels has skyrocketed. “The load is high, most of all at the southern coast of …

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Kremlin: Nord Stream 2 launch to be delayed

The decision to withdraw from the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project taken by Switzerland-based Allseas pipelay company will not prevent its implementation, but there will be a delay, press secretary of the Russian President …

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One of squares to be renovated in Krasnodar

In Krasnodar, in Gavrilov street in front of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs building, the square and the pedestrian zone will be renovated, the press service of the Krasnodar administration informs. It is …

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Crimea ready to supply electricity to Ukraine

Surplus electricity generated in Crimea can be supplied to Ukraine but only after restoration of power transmission lines in its territory, Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Cherezov said. "[Power …

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Nord Stream 2 route to go round Denmark?

Russia’s Energy Minister Alexander Novak expects the Nord Stream 2 project to be implemented in the applied variant despite the delay with Denmark’s issue of permit. "The project is being …

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Anapa plans to expand city promenade

The authorities of Anapa are planning to expand the promenade near Walnut Grove. Earlier, local residents repeatedly addressed the city hall with a corresponding request. As a result, Mayor Yuri Polyakov instructed to develop a project for a new …

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Nord Stream 2 - 75% complete

The Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline is 75% complete, project operator Nord Stream 2 AG said in a statement. "A total of 1,855 kilometres of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline were laid along the bottom of the Baltic Sea in the waters …

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Sochi inches away from flood

According to the Directorate of the Ministry of Emergencies of the Russian Federation for the Krasnodar Territory, downpours led to a critical rise of the water level in the rivers around Sochi, and therefore they can overspill its banks in the …

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