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  Chita, Russia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Chita (Russian: Чита́) is a city in Russia, and functions as the administrative center of Chita Oblast in eastern Siberia.
From 1920 to 1922 Chita served as the capital of the Far East Republic.
Chita is laid out in a grid pattern, which is rare in Russia.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chita%2C_Russia   (369 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Chita, Russia
Russia saw its economy contract for five years, as the executive and legislature dithered over the implementation of reforms and Russia's industrial base faced a serious decline.
Russia remains heavily dependent on exports of commodities, particularly oil, natural gas, metals, and timber, which account for over 80% of exports, leaving the country vulnerable to swings in world prices.
Russia is fairly sparsely populated due to its enormous size; population is densest in the European part of Russia, in the Ural Mountains area, and in the south-eastern part of Siberia.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Chita,-Russia   (1069 words)

  
 Chita - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Chita, Japan, a city in Aichi Prefecture, Japan.
Chita District, a district located in Aichi Prefecture, Japan.
Chita, Russia, administrative center of Chita Oblast, Russia.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chita   (104 words)

  
 Chita, Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Chita (Чита́) is a city in Russia, administrative center of the Chita Oblast.
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www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-Chita,_Russia.html   (323 words)

  
 CHITA: REGIONAL PROFILE
Chita Region (Chitinskaya Oblast) is a territory 412,500 square kilometers in size, 1,000 square kilometers larger than the state of California.
The territory of Chita is predominantly mountainous and forested.
The Chita region is experiencing a significant economic depression caused by economic and social reforms and the reduction of federal subsidizes.
www.bisnis.doc.gov /bisnis/bisdoc/000517rfe-chita-overview.htm   (1670 words)

  
 Environmental Damage and Policy Issues in the Uranium and Gold Mining Districts of Chita Oblast in the Russian Far East
Chita is a landlocked Oblast, or administrative region, in Russian Asia as large as the states of Washington and Oregon combined with a population of approximately 1,500,000.
Chita is located east of Lake Baikal, north of Mongolia and 1500 kilometers inland from the Pacific Coast, and includes headwater streams feeding both Lake Baikal - the sacred sea of Siberia, and the Amur River- one of the ten longest rivers in the world.
Chita as a whole, and Baley and Krasnokamensk in particular, is on the frontlines of two economic and environmental struggles in post-Soviet Russia.
www.sric.org /mining/docs/Chitafin.html   (11652 words)

  
 Travel to Russia: Chita   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Chita, the capital city of the Chita Oblast (region) of southeast Siberia, presides over one of the world's richest gold mining areas.
Chita was founded in 1653 as a Cossack stockade, and barely a century later, Russians began mining the ore-rich region for its silver, and later, golden treasures.
Chita's place in Russian history was made in 1827, when 85 of the Decembrist revolutionaries, including leading military figures and academics, were exiled to the area to work in construction or in silver mines.
www.redstarintl.com /city10.htm   (1073 words)

  
 Regional Corner: Chita Oblast, Russia
Chita oblast, a Russian region rich in natural and industrial resources, is located on the border of China and Mongolia in Eastern Siberia.
The region is Russia's leading producer of uranium, and it is estimated that it could supply 40 percent of Russian tantalum and lithium.
Chita Oblast is self-sufficient in grain and potatoes, and supplies most of its own vegetables and milk.
www.bisnis.doc.gov /bisnis/bulletin/9703chit.htm   (572 words)

  
 Non-governmental ecological center "Dauria", Chita, Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Representatives from government services, executive and legislative bodies of Chita Region, as well as scientists and local citizens are the participants.
Among them were such problems as storing the discharged nuclear fuel on the territory of Zabaikalye, changing the Ingoda river-bed for the purpose of coal-mining development, a number of forest-related issues and others.
The campaign was co-sponsored by the Junior and Youth Organizations Council of Chita Region.
www.dauria.chita.ru /english   (730 words)

  
 Hotels in Chita, Russia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Chita, the centre of the Chita region, is located on the mouth of the Chita and Ingoda rivers.
It was the centre of the Zabaikalsky region from 1851.
Chita was the capital of Dalnevostochny (Far Eastern) Republic in 1920-1922 and is the centre of the Chita region from 1937.
www.allrussianhotels.com /en/hotels/chita   (224 words)

  
 Russia - Chita Region - RussiaTrek.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Population: The population of Chita region is 1,3 million.
Centre of the region is the town of Chita.
In 1920-1922 Chita was a capital of Far Eastern republic.
www.russiatrek.com /r_chita.shtml   (159 words)

  
 Search Results for "Chita"
Chita region, SE Siberian Russia, at the confluence of the Chita and Ingoda rivers and on the Trans-Siberian RR.
Chita oblast, SE Siberian Russia, by the confluence of the Onon and Ingoda rivers, both of which rise along the Mongolian-Russian border.
...Siberian Russia, extending from Lake Baykal to the Amur River.
www.bartleby.com /cgi-bin/texis/webinator/65search?query=Chita   (261 words)

  
 Atlas: Chita   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Perhaps due in part to the influence of the early revolutionary exiles, Chita was a center for worker unrest in the early years of the 20th century.
After Father Gapon and his workers were massacred in St. Petersburg in January of 1905, Chita became a center for worker demonstrations, which led to armed revolutionaries taking control of the city and declaring the "Chita Republic." Troops sent by the Tsar quickly crushed the new government and its leaders were severely punished.
Chita was closed to foreigners for a time because of its proximity to the Chinese border and its military industry.
www.f8.com /FP/Russia/Achit.html   (203 words)

  
 Asia Times: Logging on
CHITA, Russia - To the alarm of local environmental watchdogs, the regional forestry authorities have allowed a large area of pristine Siberian forest to be clear-cut to satisfy China's demand for timber.
In the region of Chita, forester Atamankin says the problem is not with large corporations, which are easier to monitor, but with small scale operators who contract with Chinese timber buyers.
Chita's Forest Service recently proposed 27 different forest protection laws but not one of them was adopted by the regional parliament.
www.atimes.com /c-asia/BG29Ag02.html   (887 words)

  
 SurfWax: News, Reviews and Articles On Chita
The colony in Krasnokamensk, in the eastern Chita region close to the Chinese border, is about 4,700km (3,000 miles) east of Moscow.
The three conscripts serving in a frontier guard unit in the far eastern Chita region attacked a sentry in the middle of the night and seized his machine-gun, then used the weapon to gun down three army officers.
In Arkhangelsk, a city of 370,000 on the White Sea that is Russia's oldest seaport, witnesses described a...
news.surfwax.com /worldcities/files/Chita_Russia.html   (1043 words)

  
 Chita, Russia - Current News & Information
Kander and Ebb are planning a 2004 debut of a new musical, "The Visit," starring their longtime collaborator Chita Rivera in the role of the richest woman in...
Also leaving the cast at the same time as Banderas were Chita Rivera and Jane Krakowski, who won a Tony for her show-stopping performance as Carla, an insecure...
A bunch of the originals were in the audience; I spotted Chita (and her entourage), Mary Beth Peil, and Linda Mugleston, and I'm sure there were others.
www.4newz.net /world/nz/Chita.html   (1081 words)

  
 News for Chita, Russia
Russia is ready to transport construction materials for restoration of the damaged town near the Ryongchon station by rail from Khabarovsk at the second stage.
Russia's main veterinary inspector Yevgeny Nepoklonov told Interfax that this decision was made because of the fact that BSE is spreading throughout the world...
Russia is dominated by a small number of business groups that are less efficient than other private sector owners and have captured a big slice of investment...
www.4newz.net /new/world/cities/Chita.html   (8618 words)

  
 Chita, Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
I suppose the map might be nice to carry around, but its small size also limits the amount of information it gives....
Although it is starting to age (published in 1998) it is a good visual and historic guide to Moscow, with enough color photographs to both inspire and guide you....
Under what is perhaps the most misleading cover I have ever seen is a study of late tsarist Russia's attitudes toward the peasant commune, and an analysis of the western economic influences on Russia prior to 1905.
www.freeglossary.com /Chita%2C_Russia   (491 words)

  
 Pravda.RU Mi-26 Black Boxes to Be Decoded in Moscow
The entry of Chinese national in Russia's Amur Region and Russians' exit from the region to China is forbidden starting on Thursday at all the border checkpoints.
Russia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs is calling Israel and Palestine to display the utmost reserve, says a statement ministerial PR are circulating.
The Prosecutor-General's Office of Russia has completed the investigation into the explosions of apartment blocks in Moscow and Volgodonsk in September 1999, RIA Novosti was officially told in the Prosecutor-General's Office.
newsfromrussia.com /accidents/2003/05/08/46743.html   (2137 words)

  
 Chinese Invasion of Russia, Part 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Since the beginning of April, Chita region residents have not seen the blue sky, traditional for this season, because pandemic forest fires have spread throughout the region.
During the last decade (from 1992) the taiga forest in Chita region (as in other regions of East Siberia, the Trans-Baikal Zone and the RFE) is the object of large-scale poaching, "half-legal" and illegal timber cutting.
Shortly, Chita region, destroyed by poverty and alcoholism, barely surviving, forgotten or, more exactly, robbed and betrayed by Moscow, appeared to be eligible for Chinese invasion.
www.newsmax.com /archives/articles/2003/8/22/25914.shtml   (1594 words)

  
 Non-governmental ecological center "Dauria", Chita, Russia
A contribution net of Chita ecology teachers has been formed; some methods of public ecological monitoring have been worked out and adopted.
The program was to be enforced in an ecologically poor district of Chita Region.
Edition of media issues of the third sector news in Chita Region.
www.dauria.chita.ru /english/index3.html   (449 words)

  
 Chita Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The earthquake of 7 magnitude under the Richter scale hit Russia's Chita Region at 04:56 am MSK, the Regional News Service reports.
Today it is estimated that there are about 300,000 Buddhists in Russia, concentrated mostly in the Buryat, Kalmyk and Tuva republics, in Chita region, in...
It's not the same water," said Alexei Kuzminykh, a 24-year-old tourist from Russia's Chita region who said he was visiting Harbin for four days.
www.wikiverse.org /chita-russia   (207 words)

  
 The City of Exiles - Chita, Russia
The City of Chita is a the administrative center of the Chita Oblast, which is similar to a state.
In some circles, Chita is known as the City of Exiles because prominent intellectuals starting with the “Decembrist” were exiled to the city after failed uprisings in 1825.
In contrast to these soviet signatures, Chita is also populated with individual homes made primarily out of wood.
www.nomadjournaltrips.com /city_of_exiles   (376 words)

  
 Taking Russia by Land and Sea   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Chita, Russia: This month 26 people from the Salvation in Jesus Church in Chita are going to embark on a new adventure.
The Russia team will be running two simultaneous distributions from July 2-20: one on land and one on the Shilka River.
Because Chita is predominately an un-evangelized area, the team is already planning to return to these same places during the winter months in attempt to plant new churches with those who become Christians as a result of the Book of Hope distributions this summer.
www.bookofhope.net /news/russialandandsea.asp   (378 words)

  
 Chita - TheBestLinks.com - Chita Oblast, Japan, Disambig, Russia, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Chita - TheBestLinks.com - Chita Oblast, Japan, Disambig, Russia,...
Chita, Chita Oblast, Chita, Japan, Disambig, Chita, Russia, Aichi Prefecture
This is a disambiguation page, i.e., a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title.
www.thebestlinks.com /Chita.html   (116 words)

  
 Pravda.RU As Many as 586 Forest Fires are Raging in Russia Now
A representative of the administration said that "in the village of Alkhan-Kala of the Grozny district alone two such crimes were registered last week." More details...
Russia loses USD 70-100 million every year from the illegal export of fish in the Far East.
Russia Limits the Entry and Departure Across the Borders with China and Mongolia
english.pravda.ru /accidents/2003/05/07/46685.html   (2065 words)

  
 Russia Subjects
Russia is the largest country in the world in area.
Russia is divided into one avtonomnaya oblast' (autonomous region); nine avtonomnyy okrug (autonomous province); two gorod ([federal] cities); seven kray (territory); 48 oblast' (region); and 21 respublika (republic).
In the 15th to 17th centuries, Russia's primary divisions were called uezd, and its secondary divisions, volost'.
www.statoids.com /uru.html   (4331 words)

  
 Chita   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A young girl, a survivor of a devastating tropical storm that hit the Louisiana coast, is rescued by a Feliu, a Spanish fisherman, and his wife Carmen.
Unable to discover who she is or where she comes from, they take her in, calling her Chita (short for C...
CHITA KOGYO CO., LTD.: International Competitive Benchmarks and Financial Gap Analysis
www.freeglossary.com /Chita   (149 words)

  
 Cheap Accommodation in Chita, Russia - Hotels in Chita, Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Panama City Hotel Chita is located just 6 kilometres from the city.
Zabaikalie Hotel Chita is located in the heart of the city.
Public transport is easily accessible from the hotel with the railway station just a kilometre away and the airport, 20 kilometres.
www.petitmonde.co.uk /Russia/Chita-hotels   (357 words)

  
 Russian girl Tatjjana from Chita, Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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Read our letter writing advice and tips and Holidays in Russia article.
www.1st-international.com /profiles/7/PersonalEJ021.htm   (481 words)

  
 Mystery Illness Quarnatines 45 in Moklakap Chita Russia
Let us note that sick children the blind alley is planned to deliver on the cross-country vehicle into the district hospital, located in the settlement.
As birds begin to migrate out of the Chany Lake area, outbreaks of human disease along the flight paths are cause for concern.
In the past, H5 has been isolated from Chany Lake and Primorie, so areas along Russia's southern border would be of interest.
www.recombinomics.com /News/08110502/Illness_Moklakap.html   (310 words)

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