Ceasefire agreement enters into force near Damascus, in Idlib province ― mediaWorld December 10, 4:18
Russian pair Tarasova/Morozov win final of ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating in MarseillesSport December 10, 4:00
Matviyenko to visit UAE to participate in Forum of Women Speakers of ParliamentRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 10, 3:21
Doping samples of all athletes from past three Olympics should be re-analyzed ― lawmakerSport December 10, 2:01
Russia’s figure skater Medvedeva leads with world record after SP at Grand Prix finalsSport December 10, 1:28
Russian energy minister expects OPEC, non member countries to sign agreement on oil outputBusiness & Economy December 10, 0:46
40 ceasefire violations reported in Syria in past day ― Russian reconciliation centerWorld December 10, 0:02
Russia open for cooperation with IOC, WADA ― ROC presidentSport December 09, 23:44
McLaren’s report speaks for ‘fundamental attack’ on sports integrity ― IOC chief BachSport December 09, 23:08
Finnish energy firm Fennovoima and Rosatom’s unit Rusatom Overseas signed a contract to build the Hanhikivi-1 nuclear plant in December 2013, while the license was granted to Fennovoima already in mid-2010. As the Russian company was not mentioned as a reactor provider for the plant when the license was issued, the Finnish side decided that the project should be approved by parliament one more time.
Fennovoima expects that the government will approve the project, as it fully meets the society’s interests.
Rusatom Overseas is to supply a 1,200-megawatt reactor to the plant. The construction of the plant will start no earlier than in 2015.
According to Finnish media, the cost of the project amounts to 6.5 billion euros, with Fennovoima expected to invest 1.6 billion euros and the reminder to come from Rosatom.
Fennovoima has recently said there were no grounds to freeze the project despite a difficult international situation.