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2014-05-27 12:26:00

LONDON, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Russia Orthopedic Bone Cement and Casting Materials Market Outlook to 2020http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/orthopaedic/russia_orthopedic_bone_cement_casting_materials_market_outlook_2020.html Russia Orthopedic Bone Cement and Casting Materials Market Outlook to 2020SummaryGlobalData's new report, "Russia Orthopedic Bone Cement and Casting Materials Market Outlook to...

2014-05-27 08:33:14

MOSCOW, RUSSIAN FEDERATION, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile TeleSystems OJSC ("MTS" - NYSE: MBT), the leading telecommunications provider in Russia and the CIS, today announces its unaudited US GAAP financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2014. Key Financial Highlights of Q1 2014 - Consolidated Group revenues increased 5% y-o-y to RUB 98 billion - Mobile service revenue in Russia rose 7% y-o-y to RUB 68 billion -...

2014-05-22 23:02:13

Ticket Down has rolled back pricing on all 2014 World Cup tickets at all participating venues worldwide. The teams which have earned a spot at the 2014 World Cup include: Brazil, Spain, Croatia, Mexico, Cameroon, Spain, Netherlands, Chile, Australia, Colombia, Greece, Uruguay, Costa Rica, England, Italy, Ivory Coast, Japan, Switzerland, Ecuador, France, Honduras, Argentina, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Germany, Portugal, Iran, Nigeria, Ghana, United States, Belgium, Algeria, Brazil, Russia,...

2014-05-21 08:33:27

MOSCOW, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile TeleSystems OJSC ("MTS" or "the Company" - NYSE: MBT), the leading telecommunications provider in Russia and the CIS, today announced that its brand has been included in the BrandZ(TM) Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands 2014 ranking for the seventh consecutive year. The valuation study was conducted by Millward Brown Optimor, experts in the economics of branding and financial valuations, and shows that MTS increased its brand value...

2014-05-19 16:24:15

NEUDORF SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONE, ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Head of the Russian Government Dmitri Medvedev visited today CJSC BIOCAD's [http://www.biocad.ru/en/we ] commercial manufacturing facility for mAb-based therapeutic proteins. This private facility is unique in Russia and Easter Europe. It produces monoclonal antibodies-based APIs for biological products that are widely used in treating oncological and autoimmune disorders. The visit occurred in...

2014-05-19 12:30:20

LONDON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:World Consumer Water Treatment Systems Markethttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/water/world_consumer_water_treatment_systems_market.htmlWorld demand to rise at double-digit annual rateGlobal demand for consumer water treatment systems is projected to increase at an annual double-digit pace to over $14 billion in 2017. Ongoing economic improvement in several key geographic markets...

2014-05-19 12:29:37

LONDON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Russia's Cards and Payments Industry: Emerging Opportunities, Trends, Size, Drivers, Strategies, Products and Competitive Landscape http://www.reportbuyer.com/banking_finance/debit_credit_cards/russias_cards_payments_industry_emerging_opportunities_trends_size_drivers_strategies_products_competitive_landscape.htmlSynopsisThe report provides top-level market analysis, information and insights...

2014-05-19 12:27:58

LONDON, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Consumer Electronics in Russia, Euromonitor Internationalhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/consumer_goods_retail/consumer_electronics/consumer_electronics_russia_1.html The development of consumer electronics during 2011-2013 in Russia can be divided into two stages. The first is the industry fully recovering after the economic crisis in 2011. During this period, consumer electronics recovered and...

High Tech Telecom Satellite Destroyed After Russian Rocket Launch Fails
2014-05-16 13:17:27

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A Russian telecommunications satellite crashed to the ground on Friday as a result of a launch failure by the country’s Proton-M rocket. Launched in the early morning hours from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, the rocket experienced an "emergency situation" that kept it from going into orbit, Russian space agency Roscosmos said. Russian media reported that an issue with the rocket occurred about 94 miles above the Earth and...

Tensions Between US And Russia Leave Air Force Scrambling For Launch Alternatives
2014-05-16 04:44:01

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Ongoing tensions between the US and Russia have left the US Air Force (USAF) scrambling for alternatives to Russian-built rocket engines, but could pay off big for some American companies in the long run, according to various media reports published earlier this week. The recent announcement by Russian officials that they would no longer allow the US access to its rocket engines, and would keep the USAF from using them to launch...


Latest Russia Reference Libraries

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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  • The navel or umbilicus.
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