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2014-10-23 08:20:42

MOSCOW, October 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JSC Aeroflot management and airline employee trade unions have successfully concluded negotiations that extend the collective bargaining agreement currently in place for the period 2014 through 2017. The collective agreement calls for a wide range of benefits for employees, irrespective of union membership. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131010/644285 ) Despite the challenging economic environment in Russia,...

2014-10-22 08:40:31

MOSCOW, October 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CEE-SECR 2014 is the 10th anniversary of the premier software engineering conference in Russia. The conference will take place on October 23-25 at the Digital October Center, Moscow. Nearly 1000 participants are expected to attend the event, representing IT industry specialists from all areas. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141022/712685-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141022/712685-b )...

2014-10-21 16:30:48

MOSCOW, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 15,000 participants from 70 countries from all over the world gathered in Moscow to see cutting-edge technological achievements, discuss creative disruption of markets and search for promising models of leadership in the 21st century. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/72762574-open-innovations-expo-moscow The III Moscow International Forum for...

2014-10-21 12:37:39

Open Letter to Shareholders Summarizes Recent Milestones MIAMI, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Net Element, Inc. (NASDAQ: NETE) ("Net Element" or the "Company"), a technology-driven group specializing in mobile payments and value-added transactional services in emerging countries and in the United States, releases the following letter to Shareholders from the Company's Chief Executive Officer, Oleg Firer: Dear Net Element Shareholders, I am writing you today for several reasons. The...

2014-10-20 12:21:34

First HiMA Trail Completed in St. Petersburg, Russia HOUSTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc. (NYSE: KRA), a leading global innovator and producer of styrenic block copolymers (SBCs), today announced the successful completion of the first road trial of highly modified asphalt (HiMA) technology in St. Petersburg, Russia, which will open to traffic in mid-2015. HiMA is an innovative SBS (styrene-butadiene-styrene) polymer technology developed...

2014-10-16 16:32:15

LONDON, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Elevators and Escalators in Units by the following Product Segments: Elevators (Gearless Elevators, Geared Elevators, & Hydraulic Elevators), Escalators (Moving Stairways {Heavy-Duty Transit & Standard-Commercial}, and Moving Walkways). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. Annual...

2014-10-15 12:32:38

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, October 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Russian pharmaceutical companies are actively squeezing out foreign therapeutic manufacturers from the government tenders. The atients' support state program allocates the highest budget for rituximab, a drug used in the treatment of hematological cancers. In 2013, 217 million dollars were appropriated from the federal budget for this drug alone. This year, for the first time, Russian biosimilar drug AcellBia will be...

2014-10-14 12:26:48

"In Other Worlds: The Art of the Russian Avant-Garde" Began Oct. 10, Features Works by Chagall, Larionov, Goncharova, Popova and Other Russian Avant-Garde Masters NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gallery Shchukin is proud to present "In Other Worlds: The Art of the Russian Avant-Garde, 1910-1930," featuring works by some of the most prominent artists of the Avant-Garde period in Russia drawn from the collection of Marina and Nikolay Shchukin. The exhibition will run from...

2014-10-14 04:23:40

MOSCOW and LONDON, October 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IXcellerate, Russia's premier carrier neutral data centre in Moscow, announced today that its Moscow One Datacentre has initiated a partnership with Stins Coman Corporation, a high level system integrator with over 22 years experience. With customers ranging from government institutions, major commercial organizations to small and medium sized enterprises; Stins Coman has earned itself an unquestionable reputation as...

2014-10-13 16:21:36

NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Energy Corporation (OTC Pink: MENC) is pleased to announce the execution of an agreement for the formation of a joint venture with Westoil LLC, a Russian Corporation, on two Oil Exploration Blocks covering 465 sq Kilometers and 85 sq kilometers located in the Sakhalin Region, Russian Federation: The Vazinski License block's surface area is equal to 465 square kilometers and is licensed by Ministry of Natural Resources Russian...


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Asian Black Bear, Ursus thibetanus
2013-06-03 13:08:46

The Asian black bear (Ursus thibetanus), also known as the white-chested bear or the moon bear, is a species that holds a large range. This range includes northern areas of the Indian Subcontinent, most areas of the Himalayas, far eastern Russia, northeastern areas of China, Korea, and the Honshū and Shikoku islands near Japan. As is common to black bear species, the Asiatic black bear prefers a habitat within deciduous forests, mixed forests, deserts, and thornbrush forests. It can...

Taiga
2013-04-19 18:21:46

Taiga, or otherwise known as boreal forest, is a biome that is characterized by coniferous forests made up mostly of spruces, larches, and pines. The taiga is the world’s largest terrestrial biome. In North America, it covers most of inland Canada and Alaska as well as portions of the extreme northern continental United States and is known as the Northwoods. It covers most of Sweden, Finland, much of Norway, lowland/coastal areas of Iceland, much of Russia, northern Kazakhstan, northern...

Mountain Weasel, Mustela altaica
2013-01-01 14:17:37

The mountain weasel (Mustela altaica), also known as the solongoi, pale weasel, or Altai weasel, can be found in a range that extends from the Himalayas to Mongolia and includes Ladakh, India, northeastern China, Kazakhstan, Tibet, Korea, southern Siberia, and areas of Russia. It prefers a habitat within grassy woodlands and rocky tundra areas with dense vegetation, at altitudes of at least 11,480 feet. The mountain weasel displays a slight sexual dimorpism, with males growing larger than...

Asian Badger, Meles leucurus
2013-01-01 11:07:20

The Asian badger or sand badger (Meles leucurus) is native to The Korean Peninsula, China, Kazakhstan, and Russia. Its range includes Mongolia and the Urals in the southeast portion of Russia. It prefers a habitat within open woodlands with deciduous vegetation next to pastures, but it will reside in steppe lands, scrublands, coniferous forests, and mixed woodlands. This badger species can be found at an elevation of up to 13,000 feet and is separated from the European badger by the Volga...

Steller Sea Lion, Eumetopias jubatus
2012-11-01 07:34:19

The Steller sea lion (Eumetopias jubatus) is a species that can be found in the northern Pacific. It is also known as Steller's sea lion or the northern sea lion and is the only member of its genus, Eumetopias. Its range stretches from Gulf of Alaska to the Sea of Okhotsk and the Kuril Islands in Russia. Its southern range includes Año Nuevo Island near California. Although it once bred as far south as the Channel Islands, it has not been seen there since the 1980’s. Traditionally,...

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