Mining Production Index (annual change %) 2011

Patchwork Stories

  • 09/15/2014
    Atle Staalesen, BarentsObserver.com
    While acting Nenets Govenor Igor Koshin won 76,7 percent of the votes in his Nenets AO, Vyacheslav Gayzer in the neighboring Komi Republic won even bigger, with as much as 78,9 percent, BarentsObserver reports. Voter turnout in the two regions was 43 and 59,06 percent respectively, Regnum reports. According to the Komi Election Commission, voter...
  • 07/30/2014
    Atle Staalesen, BarentsObserver.com
    Murmansk in the first half of 2014 had a budget deficit close to 20 percent, figures presented recently by regional finance minister Roman Duryagin show. According to the minister, the region in the period spent 24,8 billion roubles while revenues were only 20,9 billion, BarentsObserver reports. As previously reported, Murmansk has over several...