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Yakutia Faces the World
A challenging task for Yakutia
The national project
‘International Cooperation and Export’
sets objective for Yakutia to achieve an increase in non-primary exports to one billion dollars by 2024, and by 2032 - to one and a half billion dollars, said Gavril Kirillin, Minister for External Relations and Peoples Affairs, during the live telecast of the Sakha State TV and Radio Company.
Aisen Nikolaev: Local personnel should work at the Verkhne-Munskoye field
The launch of the Verkhne-Munskoye (Upper Muna) diamond deposit in the Olenek district will take place today. President Vladimir Putin and head of the republic Aisen Nikolaev will take part in the video conference. Aisen Nikolaev had previously noted that in case of employment at the field, priority will be given to local personnel.
ALROSA chipped wild reindeer
In 2018, ALROSA continued the program for monitoring wild reindeer migration using radio collars.
ALROSA launches an explosive materials plant for Verkhne-Munskoye field
The newly discovered diamond deposit Verkhne-Munskoye successfully completed testing of a new production line for the production of emulsion explosives.
This complex is necessary to ensure the drilling and blasting operations at the
ALROSA Q3 and 9M 2018 IFRS results
ALROSA reports on financial results for the 3rd quarter and 9 months of 2018
Key indicators for 9 months of 2018
ALROSA receives first diamonds from Verkhne-Munskoe deposit
In December, ALROSA’s
Mining and Processing Division completed the removal of 75 tons of
diamondiferous ore from
for the trial processing at Processing Plant No. 12 and recovered first diamonds from
deposit. The development of processing technology is required to prepare for commercial launch of the deposit scheduled for 2018.
ALROSA recovers first large diamond from Verkhne-Munskoe deposit
November 7, 2018 – PJSC ALROSA, the world leader in diamond mining, announces the recovery of the first large gem-quality rough diamond from Verkhne-Munskoe deposit that was commissioned on October 31.
ALROSA starts removing ore from Verkhne-Munskoe deposit
The first ore from Zapolyarny open-pit mine of Verkhne-Munskoe kimberlite field in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) was delivered to the stockpile of the processing plant No. 12 at Udachny Mining and Processing Division. There are plans to remove a total of 75,000 tons of ore from the new deposit before the end of the year.
ALROSA summarizes navigation results
The 2018 navigation is recognized as the longest and water-abundant in recent years.
It lasted 166 days.
ALROSA to subsidize construction of the road to Verkhne-Munskoye deposit
ALROSA received approval for a subsidy for the development of infrastructure in the framework of the investment project to create a diamond-mining enterprise on the basis of the Verkhne-Munskoye ore field in the amount of 8.5 billion rubles.
ALROSA will maintain financial stability despite the accident
ALROSA will maintain its financial stability and continue its work despite the accident at the Mir mine in Yakutia, Presidential Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District Yury Trutnev told journalists on Monday.
ALROSA’s Supervisory Board approved 2018 budget
Moscow, 18 December 2017. At its meeting held on 14 December, the Supervisory Board of ALROSA reviewed and approved the Group’s budget for 2018.
Diamond in honor of Olenek
The first large diamond of jewelry quality, weighing 51.49 carats mined at the Verkhne-Munskoye deposit, was given the name Oleneksky, in honor of the district of Yakutia, in which the deposit is located.
Indigenous Personnel For Industry
According to the State Committee for Employment of the RS (Y), the project
Local Personnel For Industry
has been being implemented in Yakutia since 2017
Investment in Yakutia Arctic is estimated at 360 billion rubles
The development of industrial projects in the Arctic zone of Yakutia requires investments in the amount of about 360 billion rubles, Deputy Chairman of the Government of Yakutia Denis Belozerov told TASS on the margins of the ‘Arctic: Present and Future’ forum.
Lensk River Port starts navigation
ALROSA announces the opening of the navigation period in the Lensk River Port. The navigation of 2018 will last 155 days, the port plans to take 330 thousand tons of cargo.
May 31 Mirny will host Job Fair with participation of leading enterprises of Yakutia and the Far East
The event is organized by the Agency for Human Capital Development in the Far East in cooperation with ALROSA, the Mirny District Administration and the Employment Center
Reindeer poachers caught in Olenek
In Olenek, with the support of ALROSA, smuggling of a large batch of wild reindeer antlers from the Krasnoyarsk Territory has been suppressed. As part of the operation carried out by the special-purpose squad
, 27 reindeer carcasses were seized without permits for their hunting,
as well as frozen antlers in bags in the amount of 6.122 pieces with a total weight of 5.795 kg without permits.
Russian President held a meeting with ALROSA Director General Sergei Ivanov
On Tuesday, February 13, Russian President Vladimir Putin had a meeting with the CEO of ALROSA. Sergei Ivanov told about the results of work for 2017, about the Verkhne-Munskoye deposit, plans to develop diamond deposits in Angola, the situation associated with the Mir mine, demonstrated two unique diamonds mined last year, and invited the President to open the Verkhne-Munskoye field.
Udachny hosts an opening ceremony of a new apartment house
September 27, 2018 ALROSA hosted an opening ceremony of a new residential building, built in the town of Udachny for future employees to service production at the Verkhne-Munskoye field.
The ceremony was timed to the Day of Statehood of the Republic of Sakha.
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