Russia: throughput of port Azov up in H1 2016

In January-June the seaport of Azov handled 3,725,000 tons of cargo (up by 8.8% YoY), the port Harbour Master Vladimir Bragin said. Transshipment of grain climbed by 27.6% to 2.015 million tons. Transshipment of oil products declined by 7.7% to 1.172 million tons, of coal – by 28.4% to 209,000 tons. In January-March internal turnover…

Kyrgyzstan: Supreme Court of Ontario not satisfying lawsuits for recovery of shares of KyrgyzAltyn in Centerra

Supreme Court of Ontario (Canada) didn’t satisfy the four lawsuits for the recovery of the shares of KyrgyzAltyn JSC in Centerra Gold Company, the press-service of JSC reported. According to it, the Ontario Superior Court heard the case on the combined statements of claim of the Turkish Sistem Muhendislik Insaat Sanayi ve Ticaret Anonim Sirketi,…

Russia: SC “Aviastar-SP” completes interior mounting in the next SSJ-100 aircraft for the SC “Aeroflot”

Ulyanovsk aircraft factory experts mounted interior equipment (full package) on a subsequent SSJ-100 for the “Aeroflot – Russian Airlines” entity and passed the aircraft over to the specialized enterprise JSC “Aero-Spectrum” for painting. The works on the aircraft were carried out in the framework of an industrial cooperation agreement between JSC “Aviastar-SP” and the company…

Tajikistan: World Bank to participate in rehabilitation of Nurek HPP

Tajik Finance Minister Abdusalom Qurboniyon welcomed the delegation of the World Bank, led by Ranjit Lamech, World Bank Practice Manager, Energy and Extractive Global Practice in the Europe and Central Asia Region. Patricia Veevers-Carter, the World Bank Country Manager for Tajikistan, also attended the meeting. According to the Ministry of Finance Secretariat, the meeting participants…

Kazakhstan: barley exports down in May 2016

In May Kazakhstan exported 6.55 KMT of barley (6.32 KMT in May 2015), 5.8 KMT of which were shipped to Iran. During September-May of the 2015/2016 season barley exports from Kazakhstan reached 792 KMT which was significantly higher than shipments during the same period last season (+79%). During September-May of 2014/2015 MY 442.7 KMT of…

Kazakhstan: state budget revenues up

Revenues of Kazakhstan’s state budget from taxes and payments increased 1.4 times YoY and totaled 2.659 trillion Kazakh tenges in January-May 2016. The main part of the incomes – more than 2.46 trillion tenges – accounted for tax revenues, including 935.08 billion tenges of income tax and 841.42 billion tenges of taxes for commodity and…