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  Omsk
The fort of Omsk was erected in 1716 to protect the blockhouses on the Russian frontier, along the Ishim[?] and the Irtysh.
Omsk was the capital of the province of Akmolinsk[?], capital of western Siberia from 1839 to 1882, and before World War I the capital of the general-governorship of the Steppes.
It is bounded by Kazakhstan on the south, the Tyumen Oblast[?] on the west and on the north and the Novosibirsk and Tomsk Oblasts on the east.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/om/Omsk,_Russia.html   (408 words)

  
 Omsk - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Omsk, city, southwestern Siberia Russia, capital of Omsk Oblast, at the confluence of the Irtysh and Om’ rivers.
TyumenOblast, oblast (region) in western Siberia, Russia.
Created in 1944 from part of the Omsk Oblast, the TyumenOblast has an area of...
ca.encarta.msn.com /Omsk.html   (67 words)

  
 The Omsk Region
It is bounded by Kazakhstan on the south, the Tyumen Oblast on the west and north and Novosibirsk and Tomsk Oblast on the east.
Omsk region has passed a number of laws and regulatory acts on investments, including one on state support for investment projects and a law designed to protect shareholders' rights.
In the second half of 1999 Omsk was part of an elite group of regions that received significant foreign investments including Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, the Moscow region, the Leningrad region, and the Island of Sakhalin.
www.russianamericanchamber.org /regions/Omsk.html   (1397 words)

  
 Omsk - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The population in Omsk rose from 31,000 in 1881 and 53,050 in 1900 to 1,134,016 according to the 2002 population census.
The wooden fort of Omsk was erected in 1716 to protect the expanding Russian frontier, along the Ishim and the Irtysh rivers against the nomads (Kirghiz) of the Steppes.
Omsk was proclaimed the Capital of Russia, and its central bank kept the Imperial gold reserves, guarded by the Czechoslovakian garrison trapped in the chaos of the World War I.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Omsk   (1505 words)

  
 "VTTV-Omsk" : The International Exhibition of Military Equipment, Technologies and Land Forces Armament
Omsk Oblast is geographically located in the middle of the vast continent on the south of Western Siberia.
Natural resources of Omsk Oblast are peat, marl, glass-melting and mortar sands, bentonite and brick clays, tiling clays and adobes, mineral waters, medicative muds, sapropels.
Omsk Oblast is one of the mostly developed Russia agricultural regions.
www.vttvomsk.ru /eng/about/?c=21   (392 words)

  
 Profile of the region: Omsk oblast
Omsk oblast is situated to the south-west of West-Siberian low-lands and occupies territory of 140 thousand square kilometers (54 thousand square miles).
Climate in the oblast is continental - with warm and sunny summer, frosty and snowy winter.
The educational standard of population of the oblast is around the average for Siberia.
www.friends-partners.org /oldfriends/siberia/br/sbr2_6.html   (1372 words)

  
 pre-Soviet Omsk Region symbols, 1716-1917 (Russia)
In 1822, Omsk region (oblast’) was organized, and in 1825 the Arms of the region were defined by the Senate: Red background, silver horse, golden horseman in traditional Kazakh clothes, with a bow and arrow.
Omsk also becomes the capital of the Region of Siberian Kyrgyzs, for which the coat of arms is defined in 1858 (moslem): Green background, silver tomb stone.
Omsk becomes the capital of Akmolinsk Region (sidenote: Akmola, renamed into Astana, is the current capital of Kazakhstan).
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/ru-55h.html   (339 words)

  
 Omsk Oblast - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Omsk Oblast (Russian: О́мская о́бласть) is a federal subject of Russia (an oblast), located in southwestern Siberia.
Omsk Oblast is located in the Omsk Time Zone (OMST/OMSST).
A referendum on merging Chita Oblast and Agin-Buryat Autonomous Okrug into Zabaykalsky Krai will be held on 11 March 2007.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Omsk_Oblast   (247 words)

  
 "VTTV-Omsk" : The International Exhibition of Military Equipment, Technologies and Land Forces Armament
Omsk people and their colleagues from other cities will demonstrate all these peaceful developments of defence experts.
Clearly, Omsk companies have occupied the major area of the exposition: rockets and satellites, air planes and air engines, tanks and communication means.
Omsk Oblast booth), high-ranking officials from ministries of defence, defence industry, economy, energy, foriegn economic relations, Rosvoorouzhenie, regional heads, regional deputy heads, representatives of “Siberian Agreement” and “The Greater Urals” Interregional Associations.
www.vttvomsk.ru /eng/about   (896 words)

  
 REGIONAL CORNER: OMSK OBLAST, RUSSIA
Omsk, bordered by Kazakhstan to the south, is one of the most important regions in Central Siberia.
The Omsk region is also endowed with zirconium and titanium deposits, as well as nearly 90 million hectares of arable and grazing land.
Omsk is served by the West Siberian railroad, the Irtysh-Ob river network, and two airports, the newest of which, the Omsk-Fedorovka airport, can handle up to 1,900 passengers per hour and is the largest in the Asian portion of Russia.
permanent.access.gpo.gov /lps3997/9806reg.htm   (514 words)

  
 Omsk
In 1990, Polezhaev was elected to the Russian Federation parliament and the Omsk Oblast legislature, which re-elected him to head the regional executive committee.
Omsk Oblast lies on the West Siberian plain and shares a border with Kazakstan in the south, Tyumen Oblast in the west and north, and Novosibirsk and Tomsk oblasts in the east.
The city of Omsk is the main industrial center, housing over half of the region?s population and 90% of its industry.
www.hf.uib.no /andre/vesti/OMSK.HTM   (669 words)

  
 Russian American Chamber of Commerce
Sverdlovsk Oblast is situated in the centre of Russia on the border between Europe and Asia and is the largest Ural region (195,000 sq.
Voronezh oblast, one of the most important industrial and agricultural centres of Russia, is located in the Central Black Soil Region about 600 km south of Moscow.
The Yaroslavl Oblast, located in the heart of central Russia not far from Moscow, is a region waiting to be discovered.
www.russianamericanchamber.org /citiesregions.htm   (1448 words)

  
 History of Exhibition
Today Omsk companies offer products with good reputation: rockets of light class, a number of civil and special satellites, engines for widely-known MIG-29, SU-24 military airplanes, AN-74 civil multi-purpose planes, modern tank T-80U, means of special communications of the latest generation.
Omsk is an important hub of Trans-Siberian railway.
Omsk is situated at the is Irtysh, one of the largest Siberian rivers with orifice to the Northern Sea Way.
www.omsk.net.ru /arm/history.htm   (465 words)

  
 KAVZ. Area Profile of Kurganskaya Oblast
Kurganskaya Oblast was segregated from Tchelyabinskaya Oblast on February 6, 1943.
Currently, the Oblast, which area has remained unchanged, houses 459 municipal communities, of which there are 24 rions, 9 cities and towns, viz.
Kurganskaya Oblast makes 0.4 percent of the territory of the Russian Federation, and 4 percent of the territory of Uralsky Federal District, where the Oblast is located.
self.bus.ru /eng/kavz_region.htm   (386 words)

  
 Omsk Region (Russia)
From Omsk I've got the answer that there are nor coat of arms nor flag of Omsk region because the laws about symbols of Omsk region were not passed yet.
The heads of the municipal government of the city of Omsk, of organs of local self-government, and of community organizations, and citizens of the region received these proposals from the committee as the property of the Legislative Assembly of Omsk Region.
It seems that the flag of Omsk region identical to the flag of the RSFSR is not official.
www.allstates-flag.com /fotw/flags/ru-oms.html   (1126 words)

  
 Community Schools Movement Conference, Omsk
The potential for such social partnerships was demonstrated by the organizing committee itself which brought together members of the Omsk Oblast and City Education Departments and four local schools active in the movement.
Those of you who know about Omsk, where there is a big war going on between the City and Oblast, can appreciate what an achievement it was to get them to the table together.
The highlight of this coverage was the opening day signing of an agreement between the Omsk Oblast and City governments with KCCP to conduct a year long Oblast wide community school development program with the government financing 50% of the costs.
www.civilsoc.org /announce/decie.htm   (1535 words)

  
 Index to Russian Telephone Directories at the Library of Congress (European Reading Room, Library of Congress)
Oblastnoi telefonnyi spravochnik : Perm' i Permskaia oblast'.
Focus in primarily on the oblast' and not the city of Perm'.
Allo : Rostov i oblast' : telefonno-adresnaia kniga.
www.loc.gov /rr/european/phone/rphone6.html   (401 words)

  
 Federation Council Membership
Chairman of the Deputies Assembly of Arkhangelsk Oblast
Chairman of the Deputies Assembly of Lipetsk Oblast
Chairman of the Legislative Assembly of Omsk Oblast
archive.tol.cz /Elections/Duma/FedCouncil.html   (383 words)

  
 Metallarbeiter in Omsk im Hungerstreik / Metal workers in Omsk in hunger strike   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Omsk Confederation of Labour (regional member of SKT) recommended that workers with diseases should not join hungerstrike, since the protest may lead to severe development of the disease towards a lethal result.
Omsk Confederation of Labour asks your organisation to start actions of solidarity to help workers of OAO Omskagrozhilstroy.
to Governement of Russian Federation to Governator of Omsk oblast Polezhaev L.K. to General Director of OAO Omskagrozhilstroy Voronin E.I. We, (name of the organisation) protest against unjust and inhuman actions targeted against workers of OAO Omskagrozhilstroy, in form of non-payment of the wages.
www.labournet.de /internationales/russland/omsk.html   (473 words)

  
 Charitable Children's Diagnostics (CCD) of Omsk
The CDD is a non-profit organization created by a group of Omsk doctors.
Besides, through the given access to Internet additional funds for expansion of disease preventive measures for Omsk children and women are raised.
A second hand portable UT scanner with sensors for detection stomach and kidneys, for detection of thyriod glands and organs of pelvis minor for trips to remote areas of Omsk region while the existing ones are too heavy and can be used only stationary.
ccd.omsk.su /english   (553 words)

  
 Omsk Oblast
Omsk ranked fifth by volumes of industrial output in the former Soviet Union.
As much as 70-80 percent of machinery assets in engineering are still concentrated in the defense sector.
The local Transmash Production Association (PA), which among other military hardware makes multiple modifications of T-80U battle tank, has not been receiving domestic (Russian) state orders for about five years and has been able to survive only due to export orders.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/russia/omsk-ob.htm   (1483 words)

  
 "VTTV-Omsk" : The International Exhibition of Military Equipment, Technologies and Land Forces Armament
The Omsk Office of the Rosoboronexport reported that 30 enterprises from 9 regions of Russia, the CIS countries and other foreign countries declared about their participation in VTTV-Omsk-2005.
Among them is Signal Zavod (Saratov Oblast), Mayak Kirovsky Zavod OAO, Murommashzavod, Integral NPO (Minsk), Krasnaya Zvezda FGUP (Moscow).
The Exhibition is organized by the Russian Agency on Industry and the Omsk Oblast Government and is the largest specialized event in Russia.
www.omskvttv.ru /eng/reports/?id=4349   (201 words)

  
 Omsk Region (Omsk Oblast): vector images of flags and heraldry
Omsk Region (Omsk Oblast): vector images of flags and heraldry
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 Union of Councils for Soviet Jews: Omsk Neo-Nazis Facing Possible Ban
In what appears to be the latest step in an anti-extremism campaign launched by the Kremlin this summer, the Omsk branch of the violent neo-Nazi group Russian National Unity (RNU) is facing disbandment (“liquidation”), according to a September 2, 2002 report by the Do-Info news agency, which covers events in Omsk Oblast.
According to the report, the regional prosecutor Sergey Kazakov has sent an official request to the Omsk Oblast Court to strip the RNU of its registration and “liquidate” it.
“It is very noteworthy that the Omsk prosecutor did not notice all of these characteristics [of the RNU] for several years, even though almost every Omsk newspaper wrote about it.
www.fsumonitor.com /stories/090402Russ2.shtml   (247 words)

  
 "VTTV-Omsk" : The International Exhibition of Military Equipment, Technologies and Land Forces Armament
It is planned to hear reports of representatives of Russian Agency on Conventional Weapons, Committee on Military Technical Cooperation of RF, General Staff, Ministry of Industry and Science, Omsk Oblast Administration and other agencies.
Conference “Modern tendencies of development of military equipment and armament” is being prepared by employees of Omsk Tank Engineering Institute and Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Military Sciences.
V military-technical review VTTV-Omsk-2003 will be held in Omsk on June 3-7, 2003.
www.omskvttv.ru /eng/reports/?id=1053   (158 words)

  
 NIS Trafficking
Counterintelligence agents of the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) regional branch in Omsk arrested an "international criminal group" that was trying to sell the "radioactive isotope" osmium-187 as well as a large sum of counterfeit Iraqi dinar, the news agency VolgaInform reported on 2 March 2002.
An FSB spokesperson, Natalya Grudtsyna, said agents arrested a 61-year-old Omsk native who was asking $30,000 for 1.33 g of osmium-187 powder.
The Omsk FSB had been conducting surveillance of the group for several months.
www.nti.org /db/nistraff/2003/20030110.htm   (283 words)

  
 NIS Trafficking
An FSB official said that the seizure demonstrates the strong interest of criminal groups in the zirconium deposits located in the Tarsk region of Omsk Oblast.
The Omsk Oblast government has been trying to interest investors in opening a facility to exploit these deposits, the report added, but without success.
The Center for Nonproliferation Studies has not verified the accuracy or veracity of this report or the facts presented therein.
www.nti.org /db/nistraff/2000/20000850.htm   (263 words)

  
 Siberian Military District
With a population size equaling that of an average European county, Siberia is known for its high educational and intellectual achievements.
The most economically developed Siberian regions include Krasnoyarsk, Irkutsk, Novosibirsk, Kemerovo, Tomsk, Omsk and Altai.
The largest cities are Novosibirsk (over 1,400,000 inhabitants), Omsk (1,100,000), Krasnoyarsk (875,000), Barnaul (650,000), Tomsk (600,000), Irkutsk (580,000), Novokuznetsk (550,000) and Kemerovo (500,000).
www.globalsecurity.org /military/world/russia/vo-siberian.htm   (1660 words)

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