A graduate of Yakutsk Trade and Economic College of Consumer Cooperation Stepan Kirillin was awarded a medallion for professional skills in the competence of "Confectionery" at the WorldSkills Competition-2017 held in Abu Dhabi.
XIX World Festival of Youth and Students in Sochi gathered more than 20 thousand young people from 188 countries. Our countrymen were not just full participants in the events, but also demonstrated their business and professional qualities. And three Yakut delegates, despite the huge competition, managed to visit the meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
The delegate of XIX World Festival of Youth and Students, Chairman of the Youth and Family Policy Committee of Lensky District of Yakutia, Lyubov Klyukina, collects motivational quotes of young people from different countries in her notebook.
According to the program of resettlement of compatriots from abroad for incomplete 2017, 4 thousand people moved to the Far Eastern Federal District, said the head of the Ministry for Development of Russian Far East, Aleksandr Galushka.
The government of the country is considering options to support the domestic diamond-cutting industry. But they do not intend to do this only at the expense of ALROSA. Yuri Trutnev, Deputy Prime Minister and Plenipotentiary of the Russian President to the Far East, told journalists about this in Yakutsk.
The Minister of Natural Resources and Ecology of the Russian Federation, Sergei Donskoi, introduced a draft resolution to the government on the creation of New Siberian Islands Federal Reserve in Yakutia. The minister justifies the document by the fact that the organization of the Protected Natural Area is necessary for the preservation of island ecosystems, rare plant and animal species and unique objects of inanimate nature, as well as for the development of ecological tourism in the Arctic.
More than 18.7 thousand applications were filed by the Russians to receive a land plot within the framework of the "Far Eastern hectare" program. Almost 5 thousand citizens have already received their land plots, almost 3 thousand contracts are to be signed.
ALROSA prepared a program for 2018 to participate in the implementation of social projects in the territory of Yakutia. This was announced on October 19 in Yakutsk by the Company's President Sergei Ivanov.