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We Wish You Win
Samara regional clinical oncologic dispensary has reached the final of the second contest for the best free mass women mammography organization project. The winners will get the cutting edge equipment for breast cancer diagnostics.
Samara touched by space
In “Space Samara” Museum there was held the presentation of the complex for tourist firms. The unique museum claims to a peculiar tourist object. Hundreds of visitors have already been certain of it.
27 moving figures of the natural size against landscape background with theatrical illumination, fairy decorations and props are presented at the exhibition. The characters of the famous tales such as “Pinokio adventures”, “Tumip”, “Cinderella”, “Red Hood”, “Winnie the Pooh”, etc.
On November 14 there is the opening of the International Specialized Exhibition «Oil. Gas. Chemistry» in “ExpoVolga” exhibition Centre. It is dedicated to the problems of oil industry, oil-refining industry, chemical and gas industries. The main aim of the exhibition is to interest the leading native and foreign manufactures of the equipment and technologies in Samara region as well as to connect with new companies and know-how activity.
“Kommersant” (regional edition)
Samara ex-governor got a new job
Ex-governor of Samara region, Konstantin Titov was appointed as one of the four vice-chairman of the Social Policy Committee of the Upper House of the Russian Parliament.
According to the editor of the Samara regional edition of “Novaya gazeta” Sergey Kurt-Adgiev “we have been working in critical behaviour for the last two months and now we have no opportunity to publish the newspaper.” In his judgment the closing of the newspaper is bound up with coming elections.
The Kuibyshev Railways got the first 18 transformer-cars of a new generation. The interior and the exterior of the cars are changed a lot: upper and lower are built into a wall panel, so a compartment could be transformed into a sleeper.
«Argumenty i fakty»
French teacher of the Russian language
Sylvette Soulier, the winner of the Russian language contest from France arrived in Samara as a member of the delegation of the French National Russian language teachers» association.
The space museum presentation in Samara
On November 7 there was held the presentation of the museum launch vehicle complex «Soyuz» at the municipal culture institute «The Space Samara Museum».
There will be held the regular tournament for sport dance “Togliatti Open 2007” in Togliatti. More than 600 participants from Russia, Byelorussia, Austria, Bulgaria, Georgia, Moldova and the Ukraine will take part in the contest.