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The selection of housing projects under the Stimulus program for 2021-2024 has started
The Ministry of Construction and Housing and Utilities of Russia begins the selection of applications for participation in 2021-2024 in the implementation of measures to stimulate programs for the development of housing construction in the constituent entities of Russia within the framework of the federal project "Housing" of the state program "Provision of affordable and comfortable housing and utilities for citizens of the Russian Federation." Applications for participation will be accepted from July 8 to July 24, 2020 at the address: 127994, Moscow, st. Sadovaya-Samotechnaya 10, bldg. 1. “We have prepared changes to the Stimulus program, thanks to which it will now be formed immediately for the next four years: housing projects will be identified, within which the construction of social, transport and communal infrastructure facilities will be carried out to subsidize them in 2021-2024. This measure fully meets the needs of the regions, it will allow assessing the development potential of housing construction in a particular territory in the long-term
The Ministry of Economic Development proposed creating a unified digital platform for SMEs in the BRICS countries
The round table “Support and Development of Small and Medium Enterprises in the BRICS Countries” was held in the form of a video conference on July 14 at the Roscongress Foundation site. The event was organized by the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia and was held as part of the Russian Chairmanship of the BRICS Association in 2020. The meeting was attended by representatives of state authorities, as well as public and business structures focused on the interaction and development of SMEs. Russian and international experts - representatives of relevant agencies and departments exchanged experiences and best practices on the use of digital technologies for the development and support of SMEs. They considered the main steps that government bodies should take to successfully digitalize this segment of the economy, the most popular instruments of state regulation among entrepreneurs and principles for evaluating the results of measures taken. The experts paid special attention to two main issues -
Something in common: two notorious Russian speaking hacking groups found sharing infrastructure with each other
Kaspersky Lab experts have identified an overlap in cyberattacks between two infamous threat actors, GreyEnergy - which is believed to be a successor of BlackEnergy - and the Sofacy cyberespionage group. Both actors used the same servers at the same time, with, however, a different purpose. BlackEnergy and Sofacy hacking groups are considered to be two of the major actors in the modern cyberthreat landscape. In the past, their activities often led to devastating national level consequences. BlackEnergy inflicted one of the most notorious cyberattacks in history with their actions against Ukrainian energy facilities in 2015, which led to power outages. Meanwhile, Sofacy group caused havoc with multiple attacks against US and European governmental organizations, along with national security and intelligence agencies. It had previously been suspected that there was a connection between the two groups, but has not been proven until now, after GreyEnergy - BlackEnergy’s successor - was
New autohydraulic lifts on the KAMAZ chassis
The Mega Drive company, which produces cranes of its own production, autohydraulic hoists, garbage trucks, scrap trucks and hook loaders at three of its plants located in the Tver region, Tatarstan and the Vladimir region, in July 2020 introduced new autohydraulic hoists on the KAMAZ chassis, designed for conducting power transmission maintenance work.
The 200th Superjet made its first flight in Komsomolsk-on-Amur
On July 21 in Komsomolsk-on-Amur the next serial passenger aircraft Superjet 100 made its maiden flight. The aircraft with serial number 95204 and registration number 89144 is intended for a / c Russia. This is the 200th aircraft of this type to take off. © Photo from open sources Dates of the first flights in 2019: & lt; ...
6 billion rubles for the development of housing construction
Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin signed orders to allocate over 6 billion rubles for programs for the development of housing construction. The budgetary allocations for the provision of subsidies to regional budgets in 2020 will be allocated by the Ministry of Construction of Russia from the Government's reserve fund. The funds will be directed to the creation of infrastructure, namely, the construction of heating networks, water supply, sewerage, construction of roads, kindergartens and schools within the framework of the federal project "Housing" of the state program "Provision of affordable and comfortable housing and utilities for citizens of the Russian Federation." 20 subjects will receive subsidies. Among them are Tatarstan, Yakutia, Khakassia, Udmurtia, Crimea, Mari El, Chechnya, Ugra, Bryansk, Belgorod, Voronezh, Lipetsk, Nizhny Novgorod, Irkutsk and Novosibirsk regions. “Allocation of additional funds under the Stimulus program will allow engaging in construction new land plots, previously prepared and
Crocus Exp Crocus Expo returns to operation!
Crocus Exp Crocus Expo returns to operation in a normal mode! Dear Crocus Expo partners and guests, Andrei Vorobyov, Governor of the Moscow Region, allowed July 8 the resumption of activities of enterprises involved in organizing conferences (congresses) and exhibitions (Decree No. 318-PG), subject to meeting requirements of the Standard for the functioning of such facilities. Resume is allowed as part of the notification procedure from August 1, 2020. We are pleased to announce that Crocus Expo resumes normal operation starting from August 1, 2020. Your safety will ensure strict compliance with measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus infection taken on the basis of orders and requirements of the state bodies. See you again in Crocus Expo!
Intelligent electricity metering systems will improve the quality of customer service
Moscow, July 22. - Deputy Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Yuri Manevich took part in the webinar "Smart Meters" in the Law: What and When Will Change in the Market? ", Organized by the magazine" Energy and Industry of Russia ". “On December 27, 2018, the President of the Russian Federation signed the most important federal law that will give an impetus to the development of the electric power industry in a new digital paradigm - the law on intelligent electricity metering systems,” recalled Yuri Manevich. He noted that, according to the law, from July 1, 2020, responsibility for organizing electricity metering was transferred from consumers to guaranteeing suppliers (in apartment buildings) and grid companies (other consumers, including private residential buildings, small and medium-sized businesses, industry ). Starting from January 1, 2022, metering devices installed by network organizations and guaranteeing suppliers must be included in the intelligent metering system.
Experts: farmers of the South of the Russian Federation may lose a third of the harvest of grain and vegetables
The Ministry of Agriculture of Russia announced in early July that, despite unfavorable weather conditions, it is planned to harvest about 122.5 million tons of grain this year, while the harvest in 2019 amounted to 121.2 million tons. The ministry also noted that in the current agricultural year it is planned to keep the vegetable harvest at the level of 2019 at the level of 14.1 million tons. At the same time, earlier, the Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation Dmitry Patrushev allowed a decrease in yields in the southern regions of Russia due to the abnormally warm winter, return frosts and dry springs. Grain for export In the Krasnodar Territory, which is one of the main producers and exporters of grain in Russia, a decrease in the gross harvest and yield is predicted for this agricultural year. At the same time, the bad weather almost did not affect the quality of the grain, the authorities say. "This year the Krasnodar Territory has undergone abnormal weather conditions - soil drought, severe spring return frosts. The gross harvest, yield, of course, is lower than last year, our
Use of ash and slag waste will benefit the economy by more than 100 billion rubles."
Moscow, July 23. - Deputy Director of the Electricity Development Department of the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation, Petr Bobylev, took part in a meeting of the expert council under the State Duma Committee on Energy in the framework of the section on the problem of legislative support for improving the environmental friendliness of coal generation. Representatives of the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia, the Ministry of Industry and Trade, Rostekhnadzor, the Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation, the Federal Research Center for Coal and Coal Chemistry Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, as well as representatives of the industry and expert community. During his speech, Petr Bobylev paid special attention to the economic and tariff consequences of the implementation of the draft Comprehensive Plan to increase
Production of titanium ingots for aircraft engines launched in the Nizhny Novgorod region
The vacuum metallurgy plant was founded in 2016 by the Ruspolymet groups and & quot; The vacuum metallurgy plant in the town of Kulebaki, Nizhny Novgorod Region, has launched the production of titanium ingots for aircraft engines, including the newest Russian aircraft engine PD-14. This is stated in a message posted on the website of the Industrial Development Fund (IDF), which provided the company with a soft loan. The properties of titanium allow it to remain wear-resistant at low weight, due to which the engine becomes lighter, and its resource ...
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