Related tags: history architecture investment traditions urbanistics roads education business art civil society subway demand entrepreneurship conflict energetics
09/2/2015, 14:32 thing of the week
August 31, after seven years of construction, the new building of Novosibirsk State University had opened. 130 cats were engaged in competition for the opportunity to enter the building first, according to a tradition. The winner turned out to be a Professor of Ancient Literature’s pet called «Nishtyak.» It means «cool» in Russian. Photo by Anastasia Fedorova.
07/7/2014, 20:10 news
Farmer Vasily Zagorodni from the Omsk Region has invested 1 million roubles, which he inherited from his grandmother, to asphalt a 1.3km-long, 4.5m-wide country road; he also had to add his own savings, while all the villagers are participating in construction, reports the Channel 12 Omsk news agency.
04/15/2014, 03:26 story
A ceremony to slide the arch of the third bridge across the River Ob in Novosibirsk into place was held on 11 April in Novosibirsk: builders joined the two halves, weighing a total of 3,600 tonnes, at a height of 70 metres, while the city’s newly-elected mayor, communist Anatoly Lokot, appeared in public for the first time with his predecessor, Acting Governor Vladimir Gorodetsky
04/11/2014, 02:45 news
Authorities in the Krasnoyarsk Krai region have signed a cooperation agreement with the Russian representative of IKEA, which has started to look for sites to construct a shopping centre, according to a statement from the press service of the regional government that Sib.fm’s correspondent examined on 9 April.
12/18/2013, 14:05 story
10/21/2013, 21:04 article
07/26/2013, 12:43 news
07/18/2013, 22:24 article
12/25/2012, 09:20 news
10/25/2012, 15:04 news