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2014-03-12 16:24:23

DUSSELDORF, Germany, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Russian president, Vladimir Putin, is not the ruthless aggressor the West makes him out to be, argues Gabor Steingart, the publisher of Germany's leading financial newspaper Handelsblatt. The West is engaged in what Americans in their more clear-headed moments would call "pit bull politics" - a policy of shoot-from-the-hip attacks driven by instinct, not reason. Pit bull politics is politics with teeth bared but no...

2014-03-11 20:21:28

#WHATSTHERE SOCHI, RUSSIA, March 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Mark Arendz' bronze medal in biathlon highlighted Tuesday's competition for Team Canada at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Games, along with wins by the wheelchair curling and sledge hockey teams. What Canada Did on Tuesday at the Sochi 2014 Winter Paralympic Games: BIATHLON Canada's Mark Arendz (Hartsville, P.E.I.) was the top Canadian in men's 12.5-kilometre standing biathlon race, winning the bronze medal with a time of 30:31.0...

2014-03-11 16:26:14

DALLAS, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Dietary supplements market in CIS countries 2014. Development forecasts for 2014-2018." to its store that says the data, analysis and reliable forecasts presented in this report are valuable to those who wish to explore the competitive landscape of the market for dietary supplements in Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140311/MN80767 Explore the prospects for dietary...

2014-03-11 12:26:09

LONDON, March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:The World Pharmaceutical Markets Fact Book 2013 The indispensable source of thousands of facts, figures and statistics for 67 pharmaceutical markets worldwide!The World Pharmaceutical Market Fact Book 2013 is the ideal companion in today's challenging pharmaceutical market environment. The need to understand world pharmaceutical marketplaces, and be able to answer quickly those...

2014-03-11 12:24:47

Arendz becomes first Canadian to win two biathlon medals at Paralympics SOCHI, Russia, March 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's Mark Arendz battled through brutal race conditions to win the bronze medal in the men's 12.5-kilometre standing category at the Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia on Tuesday. With rain pelting down and dense fog socked into the Laura Nordic Stadium, the 24-year-old took advantage of the weather he grew up with in Hartsville, Prince Edward Island to grab...

Edward Snowden Addresses SXSW Interactive Audience
2014-03-11 11:24:04

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Speaking remotely from an undisclosed location in Russia, Edward Snowden told a packed room at the SXSW festival in Austin, Texas that the National Security Agency in the US had essentially “set fire to the internet” through the use of clandestine surveillance techniques – techniques that Snowden revealed by leaking secret documents he acquired while working for government contractor Booz Allen Hamilton. "The NSA...they're...

2014-03-11 08:20:17

Installation with Second Metro Transit System in Russia NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AXION International Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: AXIH), a leader in recycled plastic and plastic composite technologies used to produce ECOTRAX® rail ties/sleepers and STRUXURE® building products, today announced a second purchase order for ECOTRAX® rail ties to be shipped to Russia and installed in track with a major transit line....

2014-03-10 16:35:15

LONDON, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: World Construction Machinery Market World demand to rise 6% annually through 2017Global demand for construction machinery is expected to grow 6.0 percent per year to $189 billion in 2017, accelerating from the 2007-2012 period. This expansion will be fueled primarily by continued growth in the Asia/Pacific region, particularly China, where the market will expand at a double-digit...

2014-03-10 16:28:37

LONDON, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:The Future of Retailing in Russia to 2017Product SynopsisFuture forecasts and historic market data can improve market and strategic planning.Understand which channels and products will be the major winners and losers in the coming years.Know the share of sales between different products in your key channels and how this will develop.Assess the impact of economic recession and recovery on...

2014-03-10 16:27:34

LONDON, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Analysis of the European General Purpose Test Equipment Market Adoption of Communication Technologies Will Drive RevenueThe multiplication and adoption of wireless standards across the region will be the main drivers for the growth of the general purpose test equipment market in Europe in the foreseeable future. While the shift from traditional box instrumentation to modular...


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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