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Sverdlovsk government holds meeting to discuss the region’s 2014 financial performance

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Sverdlovsk Prime Minister Denis Pasler held a meeting with members of the regional cabinet on Tuesday to discuss the region’s financial performance over the first nine months of 2014. Divided into 33 different agenda items, Tuesday’s meeting also featured presentations … Read More »

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UBRD ranked largest bank in Sverdlovsk region

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Ural Bank for Reconstruction and Development announced on Monday that it has been ranked the largest bank in Yekaterinburg and throughout the Sverdlovsk region by Kommersant-Money magazine. Kommersant-Money reviewed the largest 200 Russian banks in terms of assets as of … Read More »

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U.S. Embassy in Moscow demonstrates 3D printing pen in Yekaterinburg

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Information Resource Officer Magia Krause of the U.S. Embassy in Moscow traveled to Yekaterinburg last week to present a series of workshops demonstrating the world’s first 3D printing pen. During her time in Yekaterinburg, Krause showcased the potential of 3D-modeling … Read More »

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UrFU’s Polytechnic Institute celebrates 60th anniversary

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Students and teachers from Ural Federal University’s main campus in Yekaterinburg traveled to Kamensk-Ural on Friday to celebrate the 60th anniversary of UrFU’s Polytechnic Institute. Celebratory activities at the Kamensk-Ural campus included the ceremonial release of a ring of balloons … Read More »

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UrFU to announce Vladimir Potanin scholarship and grant contest

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Ural Federal University will hold a presentation on Nov. 27 to kick off the Vladimir Potanin Charitable Foundation Scholarship Program’s scholarship and grant competition. Established by Russian entrepreneur and billionaire Vladimir Potanin, the competition is open to students and teachers … Read More »

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Kuyvashev presides over Sverdlovsk tax office employee holiday

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Sverdlovsk Governor Yevgeny Kuyvashev addressed a group of regional tax authority employees on Friday during a professional holiday held in their honor. During his speech, Kuyvashev explained to current and former tax office employees that their work is vital to … Read More »

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Cyril Savelievich receives Yekaterinburg Library Center’s Recognition award

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Sverdlovsk State Academic Theater of Musical Comedy Chief Director Cyril Savelievich was presented the Yekaterinburg Library Center’s Recognition award during a ceremony at Yekaterinburg’s Chamber Theater on Friday. Now in its 10th year, the Recognition award is given to Yekaterinburg … Read More »

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Yekaterinburg Zoo sends white tiger cub to Ufa

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The Yekaterinburg Zoo announced on Friday that it has shipped a white Bengal tiger cub to Ufa Zoo, where it will live in a newly-constructed Zoological Park. The female cub was born in Yekaterinburg Zoo on June 17 to a … Read More »

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