Emergency situation in Orenburg region due to locust plague

ORENBURG, June 23. In Orenburg region an emergency situation was declared because of the plague of locusts, reported the Regional Ministry of Agriculture to TASS. “By decree of the Governor an emergency situation was declared after losing crops to dangerous pests. Over…


Rosneft’s oil refinery in Saratov is on fire

Saratov, June 23. A tank with diesel fuel fired up in Saratov refinery on Tuesday night. The area of ​​the fire is being reconfirmed, said the press service of regional EMERCOM. “At 6:25 pm an ignition of 2300 cubic meters diesel…


“AvtoVAZ” has stopped production

Russian auto maker “AvtoVAZ” has stopped its assembly line due to components’ supply shortage, said the company’s spokesman to “Lenta.ru”. “AvtoVAZ stopped the car assembly line today due to difficulties in supply of components, such as seats, exhaust systems, sensors….


Two businessmans’ planes collided in Saint-Petersburg airport

Aircrafts of Mikhail Gutseriev and Yuri Kovalchuk ran into each other in the St. Petersburg airport “Pulkovo” while aircrafts were preparing for take-off, reports “Fontanka.ru” on Saturday, June 20. Two business jets Bombardier Global Express collided on Friday afternoon, June 19,…