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Next ‘Children of Asia’ Games to be held in 2021

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The 2nd Winter ‘Children of Asia’ International Games will be held in 2021, the venue will be announced next month, Dmitry Glushko, President of the international Games Committee, told reporters in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk on Saturday.

  • Category: Sport

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 Zapad, 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.
  • Category: InFocus

A diamond heart found in Yakutia for Valentine’s Day

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Mirny, February 14, 2019 - A heart-shaped rough diamond was found on January 23, 2019 at the Udachnaya kimberlite pipe in Yakutia. The weight of the gem is 65.7 carats. The diamond is endowed with high-quality characteristics. According to expert estimates, it is aged more than 300 million years.

  • Category: InFocus

Kolmar to increase coal production with the help of a new complex

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The resident of the ‘South Yakutia’ ADZ, Kolmar Group of Companies plans to increase coal production at the Denisovskaya mine. A cleaning mechanized complex of the Polish company FAMUR is installed in the mine, which allows coal extraction to be 2.5 times more efficient. Analogues of such a complex have not yet used in Yakutia, the press service of the Ministry for Development of Russian Far East reports.
  • Category: Economy