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News Russia Far East: In The Putin Era, Alcohol Consumption In Russia Falls By 43%

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
In The Putin Era, Alcohol Consumption In Russia Falls By 43%
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/jamesrodgerseurope/2019/10/05/in-the-putin-era-alcohol-consumption-in-russia-falls-by-43/

and Russia's President Vladimir Putin eating bliny [Russian pancakes] as he visits the Far East Street exhibition on the sidelines of the 2018 Eastern Economic Forum on Russky Sergei Bobylev/TASS The ...

News Russia Far East: What’s India Doing in Russia’s Far East?

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
What’s India Doing in Russia’s Far East?
News source: https://thediplomat.com/2019/10/whats-india-doing-in-russias-far-east/

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Russia in early September saw the two sides sign several pacts in the fields of defense, nuclear energy, natural gas, maritime connectivity, and trade.

News Russia Far East: North Korea and Russia may be headed for a showdown over squid

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
North Korea and Russia may be headed for a showdown over squid
News source: https://www.businessinsider.com/russia-cracks-down-on-north-korean-fishermen-poaching-squid-2019-10?amp%3Butm_medium=referral

Russia is detaining North Korean fishermen for poaching squid, and while it may not affect their broader ties, it's not clear they'll find a solution.

News Russia Far East: Russia reports new case of African swine fever in its Far East

Published on: Tuesday 20 August 2019
Russia reports new case of African swine fever in its Far East
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/russia-reports-case-african-swine-083100848.html

Russia has detected new cases of African swine fever (AFS) in the Amur region near its border with China, local authorities said on Wednesday. ASF-infected pigs were found at two private farms in the village of Volkovo near Blagoveshchensk, the local administration said on its website. Earlier this

News Russia Far East: Russian Firm Battles Mideast for Chinese Petroleum Gas Market

Published on: Thursday 29 August 2019
Russian Firm Battles Mideast for Chinese Petroleum Gas Market
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/08/30/business/30reuters-russia-china-lpg.html

An independent Russian producer has made a foray into China's market for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), jostling with Middle Eastern countries for what could be a lucrative foothold, market data showed and traders said.

News Russia Far East: Focus to be on cooperation in Russian Far East during Modi-Putin meet: Indian envoy

Published on: Tuesday 27 August 2019
Focus to be on cooperation in Russian Far East during Modi-Putin meet: Indian envoy
News source: https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/focus-to-be-on-cooperation-in-russian-far-east-during-modi-putin-meet-indian-envoy/article29269883.ece

PM Narendra Modi has been invited as the chief guest of the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok by Russian President Vladimir Putin on September 5. India sees Russia as a long-term, reliable partner ...

News Russia Far East: Russia Releases First Batch of Captive Whales After Outcry

Published on: Wednesday 26 June 2019
Russia Releases First Batch of Captive Whales After Outcry
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/06/27/world/europe/27reuters-russia-whales.html

Russia released two killer whales and six beluga whales back into the wild on Thursday, the first group of almost 100 whales whose detention in the Far East since last year caused an international outcry.

News Russia Far East: The Latest: 15 detained at May Day rally in Russian city

Published on: Friday 10 May 2019
The Latest: 15 detained at May Day rally in Russian city
News source: https://www.kulr8.com/news/money/the-latest-detained-at-may-day-rally-in-russian-city/article_465c1e95-cb17-5e0c-8211-eba4a432a5b5.html

Separately, in the remote Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky in Russia's Far East, police have detained at least 10 people who showed up at the local May Day rally wearing yellow vests in an apparent nod to the ...

News Russia Far East: Putin, Kim to meet in Russia's Far East on Thursday

Published on: Tuesday 30 April 2019
Putin, Kim to meet in Russia's Far East on Thursday
News source: https://www.greensboro.com/news/national/putin-kim-to-meet-in-russia-s-far-east-on/article_4aee8ad4-cd21-58d6-b0e8-3f96434b5e63.html

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for a much-anticipated summit on Thursday, a Kremlin adviser said, putting an end to weeks of speculation ...

News Russia Far East: Russia’s Far East hit hard by FMD

Published on: Wednesday 01 May 2019
Russia’s Far East hit hard by FMD
News source: https://www.globalmeatnews.com/Article/2019/05/02/Russia-s-Far-East-hit-hard-by-FMD

Foot-and-mouth (FMD) disease is close to ruining industrial pig farming in Primorsky Krai in Russia’s Far East region, according to regional governor Oleg Kozhemyako. Speaking at a meeting with the ...

News Russia Far East: Wildfires Reach Critical Levels in Russia’s Far East, Siberia

Published on: Friday 10 May 2019
News source: http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13980219000186

TEHRAN (FNA)- More than 60 hectares of forest is on fire across Russia with the situation reaching critical levels in Siberia and Russia's Far East. [VIDEO]

News Russia Far East: Mystery of the missing whale: is it a Russian spy or child therapist?

Published on: Friday 10 May 2019
News source: https://www.msn.com/en-in/news/world/mystery-of-the-missing-whale-is-it-a-russian-spy-or-child-therapist/ar-AABbLox

By the beluga’s appearance, Hvaldimir appeared to have been caught in the far east, Glazov said, from where whales are sold on to oceanariums, where they are trained for public performances, and ...

News Russia Far East: Wildfires ravage Siberia and Far East of Russia

Published on: Wednesday 08 May 2019
News source: http://siberiantimes.com/other/others/news/raging-wildfires-ravage-siberia-and-far-east-of-russia/

At least three are dangerously close to population centres in Irkutsk region. Drivers warn each other about the most threatening areas of the road where the inferno gets too close. Picture: Svodka38 ...

News Russia Far East: Russia-Japan Council of Governors to discuss humanitarian contacts, says Russian senator

Published on: Friday 10 May 2019
News source: http://tass.com/politics/1057777

The plan includes efforts to foster relations between Japan and Russia in the energy sector, small and medium-sized businesses, the promotion of industrialization of the Far East, expansion of the ...