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  Kommersant - Russia's Daily Online
Krasnoyarsk Territory borders on the Republic of Tuva; Altai Territory; Kemerovo, Tomsk, Tyumen, and Irkutsk regions; and the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).
Krasnoyarsk, with a population of 875 500, is the largest city.
Krasnoyarsk also became a city of exiles starting in the mid-18th century; among the most famous were writers Aleksandr Radishchev and Nikolai Chernyshevsky, Lenin, Stalin, Trotsky's son S.L. Sedov, poet Osip Mandelshtam, poet Marina Tsevtaeva's daughter Ariadna Efron, and Prof.
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  Krasnoyarsk - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Krasnoyarsk (Russian: Красноя́рск) is the administrative center of Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia, and the third largest city in Siberia, having a population of 909,341 as of the 2002 Census.
To the south and west Krasnoyarsk is surrounded by the forest-covered hills with an average height of 410 m from the Yenisei River level.
The intensive growth of Krasnoyarsk began with the arrival of the Moscow Postroad (the road M53 nowadays) in 1735 to 1741 which connected the nearby towns of Achinsk and Kansk with Krasnoyarsk and with the rest of Russia, and later by the discovery of gold and by the arrival of the railroad in 1895.
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 Search Results for "Krasnoyarsk"
Krasnoyarsk Territory, N central Siberian Russia, formed by the union of the Kotui and the Kheta rivers.
Krasnoyarsk Territory and Sakha Republic, E central Siberian Russia, between the Yenisei and Lena rivers.
...Siberian Russia, in Krasnoyarsk Territory, in the Minusinsk basin and on the Yenisei River.
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 Krasnoyarsk Krai - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The administrative center of the krai is Krasnoyarsk.
Over 95% of the cities, a majority of the industrial enterprises, and all of the agriculture are concentrated in the south of the region.
Eighty percent of the country's nickel, 75% of its cobalt, 70% of its copper, 16% of its coal, and 10% of its gold are extracted in the region.
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 Krasnoyarsk Hotels
It is located right in the Krasnoyarsk downtown, not far from the Theatre of Opera and Ballet.
The Siberian Safari-Club is situated in Krasnoyarsk on the picturesque bank of the Yenisey river, 15 minutes drive from the centre.
Krasnoyarsk is an administrative center in the East Siberian region of Russia with the population of more than 3 million people.
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 Krasnoyarsk - Search Results - MSN Encarta
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 RUSNET :: Encyclopedia :: K :: Krasnoyarsk Territory
Krasnoyarsk Territory is one of the key regions of Russia.
Krasnoyarsk and Lesosibirsk are two large ports located in the middle part of the Yenisey and can accommodate vessels for sea-river operations with carrying capacity of 5000 tons.
Krasnoyarsk Territory is the region that can be characterised as a region of high investment potential and law risk, compared to many other Russian regions.
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 GENERAL OVERVIEW OF THE KRASNOYARSK REGION, RUSSIA
About 16 percent of the coal mined in Russia, 24 percent of the lead, 70 percent of the copper, 75 percent of the cobalt, 80 percent of the nickel, and nearly 100 percent of the platinum group metals, are produced in the region.
Nonetheless, 98 percent of platinum, 10 percent of gold, 75 percent of cobalt, 80 percent of nickel, 70 percent of copper, 24 percent of lead and 15 percent of coal in Russia is being extracted in the Region.
Krasnoyarsk and Lesosibirsk are two large ports located in the middle part of the Yenisey and can accommodate vessels for sea-river operations.
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 Krasnoyarsk-26
Krasnoyarsk enjoyed one of the highest levels of capital investment in the Soviet era and still ranks in Russia's top five thanks to such investment.
Krasnoyarsk Krai is one of the key regions of Russia.
Nuclear Fuel Regeneration Plant Approved in Krasnoyarsk-26, INTERFAX, 10/31/1994 -- The authorities of the Krasnoyarsk Territory, Siberia, gave consent for the construction of a nuclear station fuel regeneration plant in the Krasnoyarsk-26 nuclear center.
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 Krasnoyarsk
Krasnoyarsk is situated in the continental climate zone, with long cold winters and short hot summers.
Krasnoyarsk State Technical University Campus has a compact location in a green area of the town outskirts, is situated on a high bank of the Enisey River and overlooks the beautiful city.
Krasnoyarsk museum of regional studies is one of the largest and oldest museums in Russia.
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 Krasnoyarsk Territory (Russia)
Krasnoyarsk unilaterally upgraded its status to that of a republic in 1992.
Please note that the values given are in old roubles: On Jan 1st 1998 the rouble was devalued 1000 fold, being one new rouble equivalent to 1000 old roubles (it was also equivalent to one US dollar — now it is worth four cents…) All this meaning that the first prize was worth approx.
This territory’s coat of arms is different from the historical Krasnoyarsk city coat of arms (shield on the city flag).
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 What is Krasnoyarsk - facts about the city -- WayToRussia.Net Guide to Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Krasnoyarsk is the center of the vast Krasnoyarsk region, it is the second
During the XIX century it was an imporant cultural center of Siberia: in the end of 1880s the Regional Studies Museum was opened: one of the most imporant ethnographic and archeology museums in Russia.
Krasnoyarsk is also famous because of general Lebed, who was the governor of Krasnoyarsk region in the end of 90s.
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 Krasnoyarsk region travel guide
Krasnoyarsk region is stretching for three thousand kilometers from the north to the south and crosses four climatic zones - from polar islands of the Arctic Ocean up to the subtropics of the Sayan mountains.
The capital of the region, Krasnoyarsk, is one of the largest cities of Siberia and Russia.
An architectural symbol of the city is the Chapel of Paraskeva Pjatnitsa towering on Karaulnaya mountain.
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 RUSNET.NL :: Encyclopedia :: K :: Krasnoyarsk
Krasnoyarsk is an administrative centre in the East Siberian region of Russia with the population more than 3 million people.
In 1934 the Yenisey province was reorganised into Krasnoyarsk Territory and Krasnoyarsk became its administrative centre.
Nowadays Krasnoyarsk is a cultural centre with eight theatres, five museums, a hundred public libraries and sixty seven clubs.
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 Commercial News – Siberia (Novosibirsk, Krasnoyarsk, Omsk)
The Krasnoyarsk region boasts Russia's largest reserves of coal, nickel, nepheline ores, magnesites and graphite.
The region extracts virtually all known platinoids and accounts for 75 percent of the Russia's output of cobalt, 80 percent of nickel, 70 percent of copper, 24 percent of lead, and 16 percent of coal.
According to IA RussiaandRegions, the share of "investors" from the Virgin Islands, Belize, Cyprus and Gibraltar in the economy of the Krasnoyarsk region is growing.
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 Krasnoyarsk, administration of the city   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
From 1st to 22nd of June, under the patronage of the Head of Krasnoyarsk City Piotr Pimashkov, in the context of 378th city anniversary celebration, the 5th International Art Festival “Siberia – Europe” is being conducting.
Sculptors Alexander and Irina Zaitsevs from Krasnoyarsk became prize-winners at the XXII International competition of ice and snow art, held in Harbin (China) in January, 2005.
From the date of its foundation, Krasnoyarsk was predetermined to become one of the most attractive and fast-developing cities in Russia.
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 Krasnoyarsk Hotels. Airline Tickets Krasnoyarsk, Russia.
Krasnoyarsk was founded in 1628 by Moscow nobleman Andrew Dubensky, who ordered to build a fortress on the junction of rivers Enisey and Kacha.
The city of Krasnoyarsk was growing under protection of the fortress.
Krasnoyarsk is the native city of outstanding Russian artist Surikov.
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 Krasnoyarsk: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
World war ii was a global conflict that started on 7 july 1937 in asia and 1 september 1939 in europe and lasted until 1945, involving the...
Krasnoyarsk State University (founded in 1963 as a division of Novosibirsk State University, EHandler: no quick summary.
Krasnoyarsk is the birthplace of a famous painter Vasily Surikov[For more info, click on this link] and a world class opera singer Dmitri Hvorostovsky Dmitri Hvorostovsky quick summary:
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 Газета.Ru - Krasnoyarsk governor celebrates double victory
On Sunday, Norilsk mayor Oleg Budargin was elected Khloponin’s successor as the head of the Taimyr autonomous district and on Monday morning the regional court ruled to dissolve the regional electoral commission for refusing to recognize Kloponin as governor.
Judge Astashov said the commission had no right to disregard the court demands that the election be recognized valid, and the decision to disband it was ''proportionate to the gross violations of the law it had committed''.
A representative of the Krasnoyarsk Territory prosecutor's office, who attended the hearings, said the prosecutor agreed with the federal authorities, as the repeated refusal to endorse the results of voting had infringed on the constitutional rights of the electorate.
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 Krasnoyarsk   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Krasnoyarsk is one of the earliest settlements of Siberia.
Gold discovery and the arrival of the Trans-Siberian Railroad accelerated Krasnoyarsk growth.
In 1934 the Yenesei province was reorganized into Krasnoyarsk Territory and Krasnoyarsk became its administrative center.
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 Krasnoyarsk region Things to do
Krasnoyarsk region offers many interesting options for those who prefer active tourism, who loves nature.
Such travel will enable you to admire the beauty of the Siberia nature and study the local cultural monuments.
The oldest city of the Eastern Siberia Yeniseisk which had been founded in 1619, is located to the north from Krasnoyarsk on the coast of the Yenisey.
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 Alexander Khloponin: Krasnoyarsk ready for winter / Krasnoyarsk News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Alexander Khloponin, Krasnoyarsk Territory governor, Peter Pimashkov, Krasnoyarsk mayor, as well as the first substitutes and specialists of House Communal Services of Krasnoyarsk participated in the session.
Reform of House Communal Service in Krasnoyarsk, which is almost completed in the city today, was touched upon at the session too.
The territorial center is an example for all the towns and districts of the territory on readiness of heating network, modernization of production and thermal supply to the population today,' Alexander Khloponin stressed in the end of the session.
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 AllRefer.com - Krasnoyarsk (CIS And Baltic Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
913,000), capital of Krasnoyarsk Territory, W Siberian Russia, on the Yenisei River.
There is a large hydroelectric plant on the Yenisei at Krasnoyarsk.
Founded in 1628 as the Cossack outpost of Krasny Yar, it grew rapidly after the discovery of gold and the construction of the Trans-Siberian RR (late 19th cent.).
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 Hotel "Krasnoyarsk", Russia: Welcome to the center of Russia!
It was named Krasny Yar (a steep bank of reddish colour) due to its position - it was situated against the background of a high and steep bank of the Yenisei composed mainly of red clay.
Krasnoyarsk today is one of the biggest cultural, industrial and scientific centres of Eastern Siberia.
The Krasnoyarsk citizens are proud of the famous Nature state Reserve "Stolby" - the rocks of volcanic origin where the rock climbers can practice their skills.
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 Krasnoyarsk articles on Encyclopedia.com
It rises in the eastern slopes of the Kuznetsk Alatau and flows N and W through Krasnoyarsk Territory and Tomsk region into the Ob.
Khatanga KHATANGA [Khatanga], river, Krasnoyarsk Territory, N central Siberian Russia, formed by the union of the Kotui and the Kheta rivers.
Founded in 1822, it is a river port and the center of an agricultural and gold- and coal-mining basin.
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