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Yakutia continues work to protect the rights of indigenous peoples of the North
Yakutia continues work to protect the rights of indigenous peoples of the North
Yakutia attracted a record amount of investment in 2017
Yakutia attracted a record amount of investment in 2017
Japan to invest $10 million in North Yakutia
Japan to invest $10 million in North Yakutia
85 degrees below zero: Yakut frosts make international news
85 degrees below zero: Yakut frosts make international news
Sergey Ivanov is the last president of ALROSA
Sergey Ivanov is the last president of ALROSA


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In Yakutsk artists will draw cityscapes in 50-degree frosts
09:00 19 January 2018

The National Art Museum of Yakutia invites the Yakutians to the coldest drawing class. Participants of the open-air will paint cityscapes directly on the street in 50-degree frosts.
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4 bln rubles invested in coal-mining cluster of Yakutia
08:25 19 January 2018

The Far East Development Fund signed an agreement on granting concessional financing to Inaglinsky Mining and Processing Plant of Yakutia in the amount of 4 billion rubles for 10 years at 5% per…
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Fur coats from reindeer skins and costumes of the XVIII century: Exhibition of Verkhoyansk masters
05:31 19 January 2018

Verkhoyansk folk masters exhibit their works of deer wool, horse hair, leather and other materials in the ‘Urgel’ art gallery.
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Judoka Nurguyana Nikiforova will represent Russia at Tunis Grand Prix
03:44 19 January 2018

Yakut athlete Nyurgyana Nikiforova in the Russian national team will go to the international tournament - Tunis Grand Prix. The competition, which will be attended by 26 representatives of our…
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Schoolchildren will study traditions of Russia
06:40 18 January 2018

The Ministry of Education and Science considers changes in the educational standard for social studies, according to which students will study the traditions of the peoples of Russia.

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Hereditary children's doctor Alshafi from Sudan talks about work in Yakutsk

Head of the Department of Pediatrics and Pediatric Surgery, Associate Professor, Ph.D. in Medicine Yana MUNKHALOVA introduced us to each other. She told that this year NEFU Medical Institute trains…
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My 14 Favorite things to do Yakutsk

MY 14 FAVORITE THINGS TO DO YAKUTSK – UNDERSTAND Yakutsk is becoming famous for one thing – its extreme climate that has allowed it to be the coldest big city on the planet.

Reindeer Herder’s Daughter in France: My Dad is Santa Claus

"There is no word holiday in the Evenk language, - says French researcher Alexandra Lavrillier. They have bakaldyn that means meeting. So reindeer herders’ holiday is considered more important than…

Yakutia Faces the World

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Recipes of 17th century at ‘Taste of Yakutia’ Festival

Recreating of dishes using recipes of Russian old-timers, who arrived in Yakutia in the middle of XVII century, will be the main event of the only Russian Gastronomic Festival ‘Taste of Yakutia’ to…
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‘Winter Starts in Yakutia’ Festival

"Winter Starts in Yakutia" Festival will begin on December 1 with a ceremony of lighting the first official Russian New Year tree. The colorful event will be attended by Father Frost from the Great…
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Zero Arctic Biennale of Contemporary Art in Yakutsk

Within ‘Winter Starts in Yakutia!’ Festival the capital of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) will host Zero Arctic Biennale of Contemporary Art November 16 - December 4. Biennale has the character of…
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Asiana Airlines plans to start flights to Yakutsk

South Korean Asiana Airlines plans to start flights from Seoul to Yakutsk. This was stated by the press service of the Permanent Representative Office of Yakutia in the Far Eastern Federal District.
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The Lena Pillars – among most popular places of Russia included in UNESCO World Heritage List

The analytical agency TourStat identified the most popular natural objects among tourists - national parks and reserves of Russia - which are included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. The ‘Lena…
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Evgeny Chekin: Goal is to increase the tourist flow

Chairman of the Government of the Republic Evgeny Chekin outlined the main guidelines for the industry development in the region at the meeting of the Coordinating Council for Tourism. According to…

Tourism development on the agenda

Yakutia plans to increase the tourist flow to 200 thousand tourists by 2030, taxes from the industry - up to 1 billion rubles.
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Far East is open to tourists and investors: 166 electronic visas issued

The simplified visa regime is aimed at strengthening business ties and tourism. As of August 10, 2017, for two days, 166 people received an electronic visa, commented Pavel Volkov, State Secretary…
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Diamond Way of Yakutia

The list of tourist routes of Yakutia is supplemented with a new original trip - the administration of the Myrninsky district developed a tour route on the history of the "diamond track," TASS…

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