Samara weekly periodicals review — 10-14.09.2007
Transport exhibition in Samara
The Interregional trade show «KomAvtoTrans» will take place on Kuibyshev square from September 11 to September 13.
A new President in AvtoVAZ
The new President of AvtoVAZ is supposed to be the present head of Federal Industry Agency, Boris Alyoshin.
«Rossiiskaya gazeta» (regional edition)
The rate of economic progress in Samara region
The region estimated its economic development. According to per capita index of gross regional product Samara region takes up the second place in the Volga region and the 16th in Russia. These are the totals of social and economic development for the first half of the year.
Ready! Steady! Go!
Yesterday in Baikonur cosmodrome the launch vehicle «Soyuz-U» with spacecraft «Foton-M3» was set at the launch position. The launching is to take place today at 4 p.m. (Samara time). During the next 2 weeks they plan to run more than 40 experiments prepared by Russian and foreign scientists.