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2011-05-09 14:26:00

What: ATOMEXPO 2011 International Forum When: June 6-8, 2011 Where: Moscow, Russia MOSCOW, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom is pleased to invite international press to participate in ATOMEXPO 2011 3rd International Forum entitled «NUCLEAR POWER DEVELOPMENT: BREAK OR PROGRESS». The Forum will take place on June 6-8, 2011 in Moscow (Manezh Exhibition Hall) and will feature a Congress by international...

2009-03-21 14:14:45

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Sobyanin said Saturday his country could soon sign an agreement with Japan over civilian nuclear power. Sobyanin said Russian officials are hopeful a draft of the agreement will be prepared in time for Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's visit to Japan in May, RIA Novosti reported. We plan to finish drafting the intergovernmental agreement in May by the time of the Russian prime minister's visit to Japan, so that this agreement could be signed during the...

2008-11-18 09:05:48

Russia's state-run uranium mining concern Atomredmetzoloto said it would increase uranium production to 3,841 tons this year. Proven uranium reserves in Russia have reached 545,000 metric tons, a 275 percent increase from 2006, Natural Resources Minister Yury Trutnev said Tuesday, RIA Novosti reported. Atomredmetzoloto, known as ARMZ, plans to increase production to 20,000 tons per year by 2024, the report said, making it the world's largest producer. As of this year, coordinated work has...

2008-10-17 18:00:21

Russia will ship nearly 1,000 tons of supplies to the Iranian city of Bushehr to help build a nuclear power plant, an Iranian official said Friday. Iranian Atomic Energy Organization deputy chief Ahmad Fayaz Bakhsh said that the impending equipment delivery by Russia is part of an agreement reached between the two countries, RIA Novosti reported. The $1 billion Bushehr nuclear power plant is part of a 1995 agreement between Russia and Iran regarding the proposed site in the southern...

2008-09-29 21:00:28

VIENNA. Sep 29 (Interfax) - Russia is ready to spend hundreds of millions of dollars for the creation of a nuclear fuel bank under the auspices of the International Atomic Energy Agency, chief of the Russian Atomic Energy Agency (Rosatom) Sergei Kiriyenko told reporters after meeting with IAEA General Director Mohamed el Baradei. (c) 2008 Daily News Bulletin; Moscow - English. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-09-08 15:00:59

Text of report by corporate-owned Russian news agency Interfax Moscow, 8 September: Atomstroyexport has scheduled the next stages of pre-launch works at the Bushehr nuclear power plant in Iran for December 2008 - February 2009, the head of the [Atomostroyexport] company, Leonid Reznikov, has told journalists. "I think that in December, January and February a whole range of technological events will be conducted (at the Bushehr plant) that will demonstrate the irreversibility of the plant's...

2008-08-31 12:00:27

Text of report in English by Iranian conservative news agency Mehr Tehran, 31 August: The Russian director of the Bushehr power plant project, Leonid Reznikov, entered Iran on Sunday night [31 August] for a three day visit. He is accompanied by his deputy and a delegation of experts. The Russian delegation will begin their negotiations with a team of Iranians headed by Ahmad Fayaz-Bakhsh, the deputy director of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran. Reznikov will begin inspecting...

2008-08-30 12:00:38

Text of report by Swedish nation-wide liberal newspaper Dagens Nyheter website, on 27 August Russia is going to build a nuclear power plant in the Russian enclave of Kaliningrad, circa 350 kilometres from the Swedish border. The plant is expected to come online in 2015 and the electricity produced to be exported primarily to the Baltic nations - and perhaps Sweden. "That Russia is building a nuclear power plant in Kaliningrad is surprising, controversial and a provocation. Geographically...

2008-08-29 21:00:22

MOSCOW. Aug 29 (Interfax) - Russia intends to invest $2 billion in the development of Priargun Mining and Chemicals Association, the country's biggest uranium miner, Sergei Kiriyenko, head of the state Rosatom corporation, said at a ceremony to mark Priargun's 40th anniversary. The funds would be allocated to Priargun, which is based in Krasnokamensk, Chita region, under the national program to develop the nuclear industry. Kiriyenko said that Priargun received 1.8 billion rubles in...

2008-08-27 21:00:36

MOSCOW. Aug 27 (Interfax) - Sergei Kiriyenko, the general director of the Russian state corporation Rosatom, signed a directive on organizing the construction of the Baltic Nuclear Power Plant in the Kaliningrad region on August 13, Rosatom said in a press release. The directive appoints OAO Concern Energoatom the construction manager of the project and recommends that the St. Petersburg Atomenergoproekt research and design institute be chosen as the general designer. (c) 2008 Daily News...

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  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
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This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.