Eastern Siberia

Eastern Siberia

 

the eastern part of Siberia, including the territory from the Enisei (in the west) to the drainage divides along the Pacific Ocean (in the east). Area, 7.2 million sq km. A large part is taken up by the taiga of the Central Siberian Plateau, which alternates with tundra lowlands in the north and with high mountain ranges of the Zapadnyi and Vostochnyi Saian, Transbaikalia, and the Iana-Kolyma Krai in the south and east. The Yakut, Buriat, and Tuva ASSR’s, Krasnoiarsk Krai, and the Irkutsk and Chita oblasts of the RSFSR are located in Eastern Siberia.

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Contract Awarded for Engineering and supply of bundled equipment for a complete process island for the Bystrinskoye copper-magnetite plant in the Zabaikalsky Kral region in Eastern Siberia.
The Defence Ministry said the manoeuvres will last for five days and involve forces of the Central Military District, a group of forces spreading from the Volga River all the way to eastern Siberia, along with air force and airborne units.
The Russian gas prices and Gazprom gas price are much lower than the world gas prices, since Gazprom has gas in Eastern Siberia, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan.
Aso said the Japanese economy has shown signs of recovery and that Japan would like to continue trying to enhance economic cooperation with Russia in Eastern Siberia, they said, adding Naryshkin indicated hope for Japan's participation in the development of Eastern Siberia.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Il visited a machinery plant in China's Heilongjiang Province on Friday while en route to North Korea by train after a summit with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev in eastern Siberia.
If it is minus 22 Celsius in Northern Scotland and minus 57 Celsius in North Eastern Siberia, how is the sea-ice melting even further north, within the Arctic Circle?
At least seven people have been killed after a Russian regional airliner crashed while trying to land in eastern Siberia.
6% year on year increase in crude production, boosted by the Vankor and Verkhnechonsk fields in Eastern Siberia, coupled with continued strong prices.
The multi-role aircraft - which were built at the Ulan-Ude aviation plant in eastern Siberia - are configured for offshore operations.
Revenue grew more than 30% due to high oil prices and 2% increase of production to 61mt, with 62% rise on Eastern Siberia greenfieds (Talakan, Alin).
More oil could flow into the pipeline starting in 2016 when oil producers expect to launch new fields in Eastern Siberia and Yamal.
But Gazprom has said it would not be economically viable to develop other fields on that peninsula or the depleted Nadym-Pur-Taz fields if the mineral extraction tax (MET) was to rise, adding that the same applied to gas fields in eastern Siberia and the Far East.

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