The first results of the Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum

530 billion investment and 2,500 guests.

3 days of hard work: meetings, talks and round tables. Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum — one of the biggest events in Siberia, year after year it becomes bigger. For 3 days he was visited by 2,500 people. The forum came and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, the country, and in the final plenary session attended by the Minister of Finance of Russia Anton Siluanov.

Anton Silwan: "We are standing on the threshold of decision-making, the need for a range of structural reforms in various sectors. Otherwise we will not be able to provide the necessary

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The number of flood victims in China reached 50 people

Flooding caused by heavy rains continuing in China have killed 50 people, at least another 42 people reported missing, according to Xinhua news agency on Friday.

Flooding in the southern and northern Chinese provinces began June 20. Previously reported 16 dead.

Ongoing for more than a week of heavy showers led to the destruction of more than 34 million homes, has 89,000 houses partially damaged. To date, damage to the economy of power is estimated at about 10.3 billion yuan (1.6 billion dollars).

More than 3 million Chinese were without drinking water due to drought

On Thursday, local media reported, citing data from the Ministry of Water Resources of China. According to authorities, so far from the drought affected 3.28 million people. Lack of water is observed in the provinces of Shanxi, Hebei, Shandong, Henan, Gansu and Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, reports  RIA "Novosti".

The lack of water seriously complicates life to agriculture, where the drought, which began last fall, suffer almost 3 million heads of livestock krupnorogatogo. Drought only covered eight provinces of the country in which there are 5.6 million hectares of agricultural land, which accounts for up to 80% of China's winter

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Floods in Thailand killed 661

The death toll from flooding in Thailand has reached 661, three more are missing. This was reported today in the Office for the Prevention of floods kingdom, ITAR-TASS reported.

Flooded are still in Bangkok and surrounding provinces in the central part of the country and the provinces of the south. Directly affected by the floods is currently about 5 million people living in 14 of the 76 provinces of Thailand.

The total damage from the catastrophic floods in Thailand may reach 1.36 trillion baht (more than 43 billion dollars). This is

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The damage caused by the illegal dumping in the suburbs may be 30 billion rubles

The damage caused by the illegal dumping in the suburbs, which, according to the investigation by former and current senior officials of the Defense Ministry, could reach 30 billion rubles, said the Interior Ministry.

"Revealed the fact of abuse of power current and former senior officials of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, which are suspected of organizing an illegal landfill in the area of one of the intakes of Moscow. According to preliminary estimates, the damage to forest fund and soil may be 30 billion rubles," — said in a release.

In the case of abuse of

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China has recorded about 200 thousand possible foci geobedstvy

Nanchang, Nov. 3 / Xinhua / — Currently in China were about 200 thousand seats, which poses a hidden danger of geological disasters. A total of 112 cities and 102 county are the most vulnerable to or very geobedstviyam areas.

These data have been published on the All-China working meeting on management of the geological environment, held recently China Institute of geological prospecting in Nanchang, Jiangxi Province / East China /.

It is learned that since 1999, China started a nationwide survey of land and natural resources, which spent 12 years and 12 billion yuan of funds /

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Chinese helicopter market price

Held last week in another exhibition Zhuhai Airshow China 2012 — a good opportunity to experience the Chinese market. Because all the world aircraft manufacturers to work intensively kerf and vertoletostroiteli no exception. According to the company Eurocopter, Chinese civilian helicopter market and napolovinuvoennyh (municipal special purpose helicopters) for 2013-2017. estimated at 2.5 billion euros (or $ 3.2 billion). By all indications, should significantly increase the implementation of general purpose helicopter aviation (GA). Significant growth in the market ANI According to experts, justified liberalization of the air space at low altitudes. Moderately billion distributed between helicopter manufacturers and make

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Scientists: Earth will not stand more than 9 billion people

Earth will not stand more than 9 billion people.

Experts argue that humanity is waiting for a lack of resources, hunger, and new diseases.

According to scientists, the world population will continue to grow. But even if it stood at 10.9 billion, for nature is almost a disaster. Future inhabitants of the Earth will be faced with a shortage of resources, the new disease and hunger.

According to the United Nations Fund for Population and Rosstat, 7 billion people on the planet was born on October 31, 2011.

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Population growth does not threaten us with the apocalypse (Los Angeles Times, USA)

Now the population of the world is 7 billion people. Although the problem of scarcity of natural resources still exist, a child born today will almost certainly be better off than the people who lived decades ago, when food production per capita was calculated much smaller numbers.

According to the estimates of the United Nations (UN), the current Monday was the day when the world's population has reached a point in 7 billion. Many believe that on that date this year falls halloween, very symbolic, given the frightening prospect of today's demographics. Although this figure is 7 billion,

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Water will soon be worth more than gold

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Water consumption is growing faster than the population

Kirsty Jenkinson of the World Resources Institute (USA) and her colleagues calculated that in the last century, water use increased more than two times faster than the population. Experts predict that the day is near when the role played in the twentieth century oil, in the twenty-first century will go to water, According science.compulenta.ru.EXPERT to estimates, in 2007-2025 years. water consumption will increase by 50% in developing countries and 18% — in the rich, because people in rural areas of developing countries are increasingly moving to the city. Will there

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