On the night after the presidential election, a firework display could be seen from the Far Eastern Russian city of Blagoveshchensk. On the south bank of the Amur River, which separates Blagoveshchensk from the Chinese city of Hehei, Chinese authorities were celebrating the victory of Prime Minister Vladimir Putin, who, over the past decade, has overseen a five-fold increase in... The street signs are in Russian, too. Because rents on properties are lower in China, many Russian pensioners live on the Chinese side of the border and supplement their state pensions with rent from their apartments at home. And many young Russians see their academic and professional future as depending on China and other neighbouring countries. But the boom on the Chinese side has caused resentment. Local papers carry near-daily stories of Chinese poachers caught smuggling everything from protected timber to tiger pelts. The recently appointed minister of economy for the Amur Region, Igor Gorevoy, plans to develop Blagoveshchensk both to attract some of the 100 million-plus potential Chinese tourists who have rapidly rising disposable incomes, and to encourage... Mr Gorevoy’s vision is based on the notion that the Chinese see Russians as European and are eager to “visit Europe” when it’s so close. Already the first signs of progress are evident as Mr Gorevoy’s “Golden Mile” of Ferris wheels and hotels takes shape. The minister is discussing the possibility of a pedestrian bridge or aerial lift across the Amur. Blagoveshchensk has some of the world’s best-preserved dinosaur remains, and by 2015 the Amur region will host Russia’s main spaceport, now under construction. This is world-class stuff,” adds Mr Gorevoy. Source: www.telegraph.co.uk
The recently appointed minister of economy for the Amur Region, Igor Gorevoy, plans to develop Blagoveshchensk both to attract some of the 100 million-plus potential Chinese tourists who have rapidly rising disposable incomes, and to encourage more
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Mikhail Gorevoy. Actor: Fort Ross, Kholodnoe blyudo, V sporte tolko devushki, Svet i ten mayaka, Legavyy, Solovey-Razboynik, Mamy, Boy s tenyu 3. Posledniy raund ...
Mikhail Vitalievich Gorevoy (born 19 May 1965) is a Russian actor, best known internationally for playing Vladimir Popov in the James Bond film Die Another Day.
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