In the town of Dudinka on the Taimyr Peninsula in the Krasnoyarsk region appeared the ski resort "Kaya", the most Northern in Russia. About it reports TASS with reference to the press service of the Taimyr district of the province.
"The opening of the modern ski complex "Kaya" in Dudinka. It is the northernmost in the Krasnoyarsk region, and in Russia, the complex", — said the press service.
The project won the contest of social initiatives "new World". 10 million rubles for its construction was provided by the district administration, five million — the company "Norilsk Nickel".
In February it was reported that the company "Norilsk Nickel" upgrades and equip the village Touchard in Northern Taimyr. The company plans to significantly improve the quality of life of the villagers, in particular to build in the village of new boiler and improve the municipal infrastructure of the settlement.
Eight Arctic countries, including Russia and the United States signed a statement on cooperation in the region. The document specifies the "basic principles and rules of the exchange of information on emergencies at sea and joint operations in the Arctic." In addition, the parties agreed to joint military exercises.
The first in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous district (YANAO) plant for the recycling of plastic waste put into operation in Noyabrsk. The raw material used sorted polymer waste: film for household packaging, plastic bags, disposable tableware, industrial packaging, Jerry cans, plastic containers etc.
"Greenpeace of Russia" made a map of the natural and abandoned landfills on the territory of Arctic regions. The document was prepared in anticipation of the Arctic forum in Arkhangelsk and should help the leaders of the Arctic regions to work more effectively under the program of liquidation of accumulated environmental damage.
The head of the Federation Council Committee on rules Vadim Tulpanov proposed to introduce criminal liability for gross violation of public order while driving. The document proposes to expand the list of aggravating circumstances of article 213 of the Russian Criminal code ("Hooliganism").
Skier Olga Repnina, who won the skiathlon in the championship of Russia, commented on his performance at the tournament. Replacin noted that he would like to do all of the races, but will make decisions based on their well-being. She praised the willingness of the track in Khanty-Mansiysk.
Russian woman Dina Averina won three gold medals on the second day of the third stage of Gran-at on rhythmic gymnastics in the French Article. Averina excelled in exercises with Hoop, ball and clubs. Another Russian, Yulia Bravikova won gold (ribbon), two silver medals (Hoop, clubs) and bronze (ball).