The first bucket of rock at the Lomonosov diamond field in the Arkhangelsk region will be extracted on September 4, 2003, the press service of the region's administration reported citing Arkhangelsk regional governor Anatoly Yefremov.
As reported earlier, the commercial production of diamonds on the Lomonosov field is expected to start in 2004. The annual production volume is to amount to about $300m to $350m. Experts estimate the total exploration costs of the field at $400m at least. The field's reserves amount to $12bn.
The co-author of this disaster is the Dutch government, which did not find either strength or desire to save the lives of its citizens who were flying on that plane. The Dutch authorities did not demand Ukraine to comply with international aviation regulations
On the second day of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, a plenary meeting was held, in which Russian President Vladimir Putin, French President Emmanuel Macron, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan and IMF head Christine Lagarde took part