Skolkovo Foundation proactively cooperating with China — IT projects directorBusiness & Economy June 28, 18:41
Preliminary design for fifth-generation non-nuclear submarine completedMilitary & Defense June 28, 18:13
Banks continue to report receiving malicious software WannaCry and PetyaBusiness & Economy June 28, 18:09
Russia’s latest seaborne air defense missile system undergoes sea trialsMilitary & Defense June 28, 17:54
Construction of second project 20386 corvette to start in 2018Military & Defense June 28, 17:30
Unique buildings by legendary architect Frank Lloyd WrightSociety & Culture June 28, 17:28
Jury’s verdict in Nemtsov murder case delayed until June 29Society & Culture June 28, 17:25
Russia’s Federation Council adopts Moscow housing renovation billRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 28, 17:23
Antimonopoly watchdog files case against LG’s Russia-based subsidiary for price fixingBusiness & Economy June 28, 17:14
BEIJING, January 20, 23:44 /ITAR-TASS/. Chinese President Xi Jinping intends to attend the opening ceremony of the Olympic Winter Games in the Russian Black Sea resort city of Sochi on February 7, the Foreign Ministry said on Monday, January 20.
“President of China Xi Jinping will visit the city of Sochi February 6-8 and will attend the Olympic Winter Games 2014 opening ceremony,” the ministry said.
This is the first time the Chinese leader will attend such a major international sport event in another country, he added.
Xi’s presence at the Sochi Games opening ceremony will demonstrate China’s support for the Olympic movement and its appreciation of the enormous work done by Russia to prepare the Games, the ministry said.