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2014-05-29 12:22:40

LONDON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Russia Mining Report Q2 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/industry_manufacturing/mining/russia_mining_report_q2_2013.html Includes 3 FREE quarterly updates BMI View: Despite boasting rich mineral deposits, a mining boom is unlikely to catch up with Russiaanytime soon. A growing number of domestic miners will be forced to step the brakes on investment as mineral prices continue to trend lower,...

Russian Meteor Produced A Shockwave That Traveled The Globe Twice
2013-06-28 07:07:05

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Chelyabinsk meteor that blazed a trail across the morning sky in Russia this past February left a shocking impact on not just the Ural Mountains region, but the entire world. A new report published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters states the shockwave from the meteoric explosion on the morning of February 15, 2013 traveled around the globe -- not once, but twice. Scientists, led by Alexis Le Pichon of the French...

Meteorite Fragments From The Tunguska Event
2013-05-05 06:19:14

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A Russian scientist has reportedly found meteorite or asteroid fragments potentially linked to a mysterious explosion that took place over Siberia more than 100 years ago. The Tunguska Event, as it is called, took place in June 1908. It featured a blast that was one thousand times more powerful than the Hiroshima atomic bomb and decimated approximately 80 million trees over an 800 square mile area, but resulted in only a single...

Meteor Strikes Like Russian Event Only Occur Once Every 10 To 30 Years
2013-02-15 17:22:17

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As reports continue to stream in through various media outlets on injuries, damages, and the science behind such events, it seems this morning´s (February 15) meteor strike in Russia´s Ural Mountains region has left a pretty big impression far and wide. At last count more than 1,200 people (at least 200 children) are believed to have been injured by the meteor, most from broken glass produced by the exploding object's...

Massive Meteor Explodes Over Russia: Buildings Damaged, Hundreds Injured
2013-02-15 08:57:01

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A meteor streaked across Russia´s early morning skies on Friday before violently exploding, sending a rain of debris onto the Earth below. The flash and boom shattered windows and meteor particles left damage in its wake, injuring more than 900 people in the Ural Mountains region. Marina Mokvicheva, regional health minister in Chelyabinsk, the Russian city that had felt the brunt of the impact, told the Washington Post that...

2011-04-20 03:55:00

MOSCOW, April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mikhail Delyagin, a prominent Russian economist and the head of the Globalization Institute, presented his report "Why Corporate Governance Is Back On The Agenda Today, And Why Russian Corporations Need It." In his report, the author delves into the business and operations of Norilsk Nickel, one of Russia's industrial giants. Delyagin says that one of the key problems affecting the competitiveness of many national industry players in Russia,...

2011-02-24 03:10:00

MOSCOW/>, February 24, 2011/> /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- UC RUSAL/> (SEHK: 486, EuroNext: RUSAL/RUAL, MICEX: RUALR, RTS: RUAL), the world's largest aluminium producer and owner of a 25% stake in MMC Norilsk Nickel, announced today that Glass, Lewis & Co. ("Glass Lewis"), the leading independent institutional proxy advisory service, recommended that shareholders of Norilsk Nickel vote FOR the proposal by RUSAL to approve the early termination of the powers of the Norilsk Nickel...


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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
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