Iraq Warns That A Strait of Hormuz Disruption Would Be “Major Obstacle” to Econo

Any disruption in the oil exports flowing through the Strait of Hormuz will be a “major obstacle” for Iraq’s economy, Iraq’s Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Tuesday as tensions continue to flare up in the Middle East, Reuters reported on Tuesda…

David Attenborough Calls on Voters in US and Australia to Respond to Climate Science Denial Among Leaders

Read time: 2 minsVeteran broadcaster David Attenborough has expressed his disappointment at the rise of climate science denial in the US and Australia and called on voters to respond.

Referencing the rise of climate science denial in some countries wh…

In 2004–2018, Gazprom built 35 inter-settlement gas pipelines in the Astrakhan Region; the gas penetration rate there reached 91.9 per cent by the beginning of 2019. The financing allocated to implement the Program for gas infrastructure expansion for the year 2019 is RUB 1.19 billion. In 2019, the Company has already completed the construction of four inter-settlement gas pipelines for bringing gas to the town of Kharabali and 20 villages and is now completing the construction of the inter-settlement gas pipeline to the trade port of the Olya village in the Limansky District. The five gas pipelines are expected to come onstream by the start of the heating season. In the current year, Gazprom has also designed ten gas infrastructure facilities and is designing another five.

In 2004–2018, Gazprom built 35 inter-settlement gas pipelines in the Astrakhan Region; the gas penetration rate there reached 91.9 per cent by the beginning of 2019. The financing allocated to implement the Program for gas infrastructure expansion for …