By the year 2019, Yakutia intends to increase gold production by 7% to the 2013 figure and produce 24 tonnes of the precious metal. This is stated in the socio-economic development forecast for the republic for the next five years.
Representatives of the Indian corporation “Global Steel Holdings Ltd” met with First Deputy Prime Minister of Yakutia Pavel Marinychev and offered to build a plant where natural gas would be processed into carbamide.
Given the significant amount of helium in Chayanda gas condensate field in Yakutia, the development of which GAZPROM started under its Eastern Gas Program,Yakut scientists have propose to build an initial processing plant and an underground storage in the town of Lensk.
Field investigations for an updated application to the UN for expansion of the Russian part of the Arctic shelf have completed.Russia will submit the application for expansion of the boundaries of the Arctic shelf in the spring of 2015.Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Sergey Donskoy said about it at the meeting on board scientific research vessel "Akademik Fedorov" in St. Petersburg.
IA SakhaNews. Seoul would like to extend the Russian-Chinese gas pipeline to Korea.Deputy of South Korean ruling party "Saenuri Party" Kim Dong Wan said that Seoul should seek an extension of the Russian-Chinese gas pipeline to the coast of the Korean Peninsula which is scheduled to start in 2018.This will allow South Korea to receive natural gas at a price lower than that of Qatar.
27% of global rough diamond is produced in Yakutia, but why at least half of this resource potential is not being used?And how to increase the production of diamonds and enter the global jewelry market?To achieve that territory of priority development "Diamond Valley" will be created in Yakutia.
In recent years, the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) has paid insufficient attention to the Arctic and northern regions of Yakutia.In accordance with the Decree of President of Yakutia Egor Borisov 2014 is declared to be Year of the Arctic.And now, in a relatively short period of time it is necessary to do everything necessary in order to improve, first of all, the quality of life.
Diamonds are not only potential girl's best friends. Scientists at the Sobolev Institute of Geology and Mineralogy of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences have made ultrastrong material from them.