About 300 thousand people were killed by natural disasters in Latin America

This year, from natural disasters in Latin America killed 300,000 people, property damage was 49.4 billion dollars, according to a report released Tuesday, UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (CEPAL).

Most civilians injured in Haiti, where an earthquake of magnitude 7 killed 222.57 thousand. Property damage amounted to 7.754 billion dollars.

The strongest recent earthquake in the world of 8.8 points in Chile killed 521 people, and property damage exceeded $ 30 billion.

This year in Latin America was very rainy. Incessant rains over the past few months have caused flooding and landslides in the vast

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APC agreed with the French Turbomeca for repair of aircraft engines in Russia

CC "United Engine Corporation '(APC, is a defense" Oboronprom ") entered into an agreement with a Turbomeca Arrius 2G1 engine repair and Ardiden 3G in Russia, reports" Aviaport "from the signing ceremony.

APC will conduct maintenance as well as current and capital repairs of French engines.

The document was signed during the XI International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2013 Director General of the Criminal Code of ODC Vladislav Masalov and President — CEO of Turbomeca Olivier Andries.

"We are very pleased to announce the creation of a Russian center for maintenance and overhaul

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Victims of Hurricane Sandy in the U.S. and Canada were 16 people

Victims of hurricane "Sandy", which struck on Tuesday night on the east coast of the U.S., the latest figures were 16 people.

Hurricane before raged in the Caribbean and claimed the lives of over 60 people, reaching the U.S., weakened to a storm. However, a formal change in the degree of force elements does not mean reducing the risk — wind speed decreases and reaches at present to 120 kilometers per hour.

About 6.2 million Americans in more than 10 states, including New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire and North Carolina, were without electricity.

Metro

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Sales volumes of nano-products in the Vladimir region for the six months amounted to 2.2 billion rubles

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August 31, Committee of Public Relations and Media Committee, with the assistance of Industrial Policy and Science Administration Vladimir region had a single information day for the regional media on the topic "State support for the creation of innovative enterprises in the field of nanotechnology."

According to the chairman of the Committee on Industrial Policy and Science Vitaly Lonskaya, the development of nanotechnology in the Vladimir region as a separate line in the industrial and economic policies in the region began in 2008. It is conducted in cooperation with the State Corporation Vladimir enterprises (now —

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The Reserve Fund of the Russian Federation grew by 1.8%

The volume of the reserve fund of the Russian Federation as of November 1, 2012 reached 1.934 trillion rubles. ($ 61.35 billion). This evidence suggests an increase of 1.8% compared with the data on October 1. This is stated in the report of the Ministry of Finance.

It also increased the volume and the National Welfare Fund, the index rose by 1.5% to 2.749 billion rubles. ($ 87.19 billion). The growth of the Reserve Fund and National Welfare Fund associated with a slight depreciation of the ruble in October against the U.S. dollar and the euro.

The fact that the

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Foreign direct investment in Russia in 2012 amounted to $ 60 billion

Foreign direct investment in Russia in 2012 increased to $ 60 billion from $ 56 billion in 2011, said Minister of Economic Development Andrei Belousov at a meeting of the State Council on Thursday.

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"While we often criticize ourselves, and rightly criticize, for the quality of our investment climate, in general, to attract investment in Russia among other countries looks quite positive," — said Belousov.

According to him, in 2011, Russia ranked ninth among the "Big Twenty" on the volume for the year attracted foreign direct investment. "This is in view of

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The volume of food production in the Khabarovsk region grew by 6.5%

The volume of food production in the region for the year 2012 amounted to 24.2 billion rubles — 6.5% more than in 2009. Almost 20% in four years, retail trade turnover grew foodstuffs, reaching 106.2 billion. A leading role in ensuring food security of the country and the region plays a fish-processing industry. Today, fish and fish products Khabarovsk region provides a more than 300%, while the share of products entering the domestic market is growing. For example, in 2012 Russia sold about 90 thousand tons of fish products from producers in the region, which is 10% more than in

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The sales volume of industrial production in Ukraine for 2 months. 2012 increased by 11.5% — to UAH 178.6 billion

The volume of industrial production (goods and services) in Ukraine in January-February 2012 in the selling prices (excluding VAT and excise tax) amounted to 178 billion 626.8 million UAH. This is soobschaetGosudarstvennaya Statistics Service (Derzhstat).

Thus, for 2 months in 2012 this figure compared to the same period in 2011 increased by 11.5%.

Mining products sold for 20 billion 686.2 million UAH (11.6%), processing industry — 106 billion 506 million UAH (59.6%), production and distribution of electricity, gas and water — by 51 billion 434.6 million USD (28.8%).

Most promproduktsii implemented in Donetsk (36 billion 747.5 million UAH) and

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The volume of uranium in the United States, TENEX grew in 2011 by 7.3%

The volume of supply of uranium to the United States "TENEX" this year rose by 7.3% compared with the previous year to more than $ 1 billion, said CEO Alexei Grigoriev: — "Value of supplies made for the first time in the history of the HEU , about 1.01 billion, which is 7.3% more than in 2010. "

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The agreement between the governments of Russia and the United States on the use of uranium extracted from nuclear weapons (HEU-LEU enriched uranium — low enriched uranium) was concluded in 1993. In 2011 the contract of "Tehsnabksport" and USEC

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The damage caused by the May earthquake in Italy is estimated at 13.2 billion euros

The damage caused by the devastating earthquake that rocked in May several northern Italian regions, according to the National Civil Defence, exceeded 13.2 billion euros, according to a document published on its website.

Two strong earthquakes occurred in northern Italy on 20 and 29 May. However, they were accompanied by a series of underground rumors that regularly rocked the area suffered a total of a month.

As a result of these natural disasters, the magnitude of which was respectively 6.0 and 5.8, killed 27 people, 400 people received injuries of varying severity, more than 16 thousand became homeless. In addition,

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