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Industry |  06.09.21

Gazprom Increases Production After Surge in Gas Exports

The “Gazprom” Russian energy company has increased the output of natural gas by nearly 18 per cent in the first eight months of the current year, compared to the same period a year ago, RT reports. According to the company’s representative, the output totalled 337.2 billion cubic metres, marking a year-on-year growth of 17.9 per

Videos |  Technology |  24.08.21

New Gazelle Entered Russian Market [Video]

The new commercial vehicle ‘Gazelle NN’ goes on sale today and is already available for order from dealers. The price starts from 1 million 899 thousand 400 rubles, the Autostat analytical agency reports.   It is specified that the car will be equipped with a 6-speed gearbox (a new development of the Gorky Automobile Plant)

Business |  Technology |  23.08.21

Russia Approved Plan for Electric Transport Use

Russian Government has approved the concept of using electric transport for the next ten years, RIA Novosti reports. The concept applies to most categories of cars, according to Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin.    It is specified that the concept implementation is designed for two stages. According to the results of the first (until 2024),

Business |  Industry |  16.08.21

Ministry of Energy: Russia is Fully Provided With Fuel

The production of petroleum products at Russian enterprises is sufficient to fully meet the domestic demand for fuel, as stated by the Head of the Russian Ministry of Energy, Nikolai Shulginov, RIA Novosti reports.  “The production of petroleum products at the refineries is sufficient to fully meet the current demand for fuel, taking into account

Business |  Industry |  13.08.21

Russian Car Market to Receive New Lada Niva

The sales of the updated Lada Niva Bronto SUV in Russia will begin on August 16-22, 2021, according to the Avtograd News community on the VK social network.   It is specified by Izvestia that the new car model is based on the three-door Niva Legend in the maximum configuration equipped with air conditioning, heated seats,

Industry |  13.08.21

Chinese Electric Cars to Appear on Russian Market

In an interview with the Minsk TV channel ‘CTV’, the general director of the BelGi plant, Gennady Svidersky, said that the assembly of the Chinese electric sedan “Geometry A” will begin in Belarus in the Q4 of 2021. Then the arrival of the car can be expected in Russia as well, RIA Novosti reports.   It

Business |  Industry |  12.08.21

Zhiguli or LADA? – Russian Brand With Interesting History

Few Russians have probably ever thought about it, but the name of the most famous car in Russia can raise many questions in the mind of a foreigner. And that’s reasonable since many people living outside Russia seem quite unlikely to be able to immediately answer what is the difference between the Zhiguli, Lada, and

Business |  Technology |  03.08.21

Russia to Create New Carrier-Based Fighter

The Russian ‘MiG’ aircraft-building corporation is developing a fifth-generation carrier-based fighter, RIA Novosti reports. At the moment, the project is at the stage of computer modelling.  According to the source of RIA Novosti, the aircraft is being designed with extensive use of stealth technologies. Like other machines of the fifth generation, this fighter will be

Business |  Industry |  03.08.21

First Russian Electric Car to Go in Mass Production Soon

Serial production of the first Russian electric car, Zetta, is planned to be launched by the end of 2021, Sputnik reports with reference to the Russian Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov.  According to the Minister, Zetta is the smallest electric car with three doors and a maximum speed of 120 kph (74.6 mph). It

Business |  Industry |  06.07.21

Moscow Got in Top 10 Russian Regions in Industrial Policy Implementation

Moscow entered the top ten regions of Russia in terms of the effectiveness of industrial policy implementation which is the result of active work with investors and a programme for the integrated development of industrial zones, as well as the use of offset contracts, TASS reports with reference to the Head of the city’s Investment

Business |  Industry |  05.07.21

Russians Started Icebreaker Construction in Far East

The construction of the lead nuclear-powered icebreaker of the ‘Leader’ project has been started at a shipyard in the Far East, according to the Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov. An icebreaker with a capacity of 120 MW will be the first in the world to be able to navigate ships along the Northern Sea

Business |  Industry |  22.06.21

AvtoVAZ to Start Producing Expensive Cars

The AvtoVAZ President, Nicolas Maure, said that within five years the company plans to present new Lada models thus bringing the brand to a higher price segment, “much higher than a million rubles”, RIA Novosti reports.  “Starting in 2023 and until 2026, we will enter the cycle of updating the model range. […] Lada will