Summary May 17, 2018

  • Bookmakers named favorite quarterfinals of the world Cup Russia-Canada

    The match Russia-Canada will be held on Thursday, may 17 oddsmakers Canada favorite quarterfinal match of the world hockey championship, reports the championship.

  • Russia will try to beat Canada for the first time since world Cup 2011

    The Russian team meets with its historic rival Canada in the 1/4 finals of the world championship on hockey.

  • Russian national team will meet Canada in the quarter-finals of the 2018 world Cup

    Russian national team on hockey under the direction of Ilya Vorobyov, who holds the position of acting chief coach of the team, took second place in group A and reached the quarter-finals taking place in Denmark’s world Cup.

  • WADA and the Quebec Fund investing in anti-doping research

    The world anti-doping Agency (WADA) has announced the signing of a Memorandum with the Quebec research Fund (Canada) on investments in the amount of $1.5 million in scientific anti-doping research, reported on the website of WADA.

  • The foreign Ministry of Canada has condemned the opening of the Crimean bridge

    Canada condemned the construction and partial opening of the Crimean bridge. This is stated on the website of the foreign Ministry.

  • The NHL determined the nominees for best General Manager

    National hockey League presented the names of nominees for the prize the best General Manager, informs the official website of the League.

  • In Canada to grow wheat crops

    Earlier, analysts expected that the area under rapeseed will increase by 2.4%, while soybean by 0.1%. Currently, Canada is among the world suppliers of canola and wheat.

  • Kemper will play in goal team Canada in the world Cup match against Russia

    Darcy Kemper will take place at the gate of team Canada in the quarter finals of the ice hockey world championship against Russia.

  • Bookmakers: “Vegas Golden knights” will be released ahead in the series with the “Winnipeg jets”

    Bookmakers named favorite third match of the semifinal playoffs of the NHL, “Vegas Golden knights” — “Winnipeg jets”, which will be held on may 17.

  • Ottawa accused Russia in violation of international order

    The Department stated that by its actions Russia violates the “fundamental principle of the rules of international order,” according to “Economy today”.

  • Kozhevnikov: Canada to Russia will gather, it is advisable not to get

    Double Olympic champion Alexander Kozhevnikov shared his opinion about the possible rival of the Russian team in the quarterfinals of the 2018 world Cup.

  • World Cup hockey: decided all participants of quarterfinals

    In Denmark continues world championship on hockey. On the eve it became known to all the participants of the quarterfinal stage of the tournament.

  • Vladimir yurzinov: the Russian team has all chances to go through Canada

    Constantine Stolbovsky, Aiphe: on the Eve of the world championship the Russian national team I was shaking, including in connection with the change of coach.

  • Adonis Stevenson: Kovalev wants to fight me

    Know the public wants the fight with Kovalev, but he doesn’t want to fight me.

  • Boris Mikhailov: the Swedes had to play a matching. One to one

    The Russian team at the world Championships in Denmark lost to Sweden (1:3), took the 2nd place and got to the 1/4 finals in Canada.

  • Instagram can be used for the service time

    Instagram will soon start the function Usage Insight that will allow you to determine how much time the user spends on the social network.

  • How to detect a Scam. The SEC launched its nonexistent ICO

    The financial regulator of the United States, the Commission on securities and exchange Commission (SEC), has launched a fraudulent project for the initial placement of tokens HoweyCoin.

  • YouTube launches new music streaming service

    YouTube will launch a new music streaming service. This was reported in the company blog.

  • Twitter will start to hide posts by trolls

    Social network Twitter plans to use the new algorithms to combat the trolling that will allow you to hide a provocative message.

  • “VKontakte” began to test the analog Telegram channels for communities

    “VKontakte” began closed testing of the channels in the communities, reports TJournal with reference to the press service of the social network.

  • Laurel or Jenny: User embroil the creators of illusions

    Provocateurs from the group of the creators of illusions, once again proved that in the virtual world, there is still the desire for an adequate assessment of what is happening.

  • “VKontakte” will not open the accounts of the borrowers credit Bureau

    According to Mace, “Vkontakte” no plans to simplify access to public data users.

  • Telegram sued because of the name cryptocurrency Gram

    Lantah filed statement registration of trademark Gram in the United States patent office February 25, 2018, write “Vedomosti”.

  • Users from Russia reported on the failures of Google

    Users from Russia on Wednesday reported failures Google.

  • Elon Musk will receive the first iPhone X with infinite charge

    Caviar created iPhone X with charging from sunlight for six months.

  • On the atomic icebreaker “Arctic” loaded turbine generator-left side

    The specialists of JSC “Baltic shipyard” (part of United shipbuilding Corporation) was charged and the main turbine generator on the port side of the nuclear icebreaker “Arktika” project 22220, according to the plant.

  • Google maps refused to build a route through the Crimean bridge

    Some drew attention to the fact that Google Maps does not indicate the route through a bridge.

  • Twitter will start to hide posts by trolls

    Social network Twitter plans to use the new algorithms to combat the trolling that will allow you to hide a provocative message.

  • Instagram can be used for the service time

    Instagram will soon start the function Usage Insight that will allow you to determine how much time the user spends on the social network.

  • YouTube launches new music streaming service

    YouTube will launch a new music streaming service. This was reported in the company blog.

  • Application of bicycles of Moscow and St.-Petersburg declared safe

    App Velogorod (Saint Petersburg) passes data about the user’s location in an unencrypted form at the time of use of the application.

  • Appeared on YouTube the “Music from this video”

    YouTube added a section called “Music from this video”.

  • Laurel or Jenny: User embroil the creators of illusions

    Provocateurs from the group of the creators of illusions, once again proved that in the virtual world, there is still the desire for an adequate assessment of what is happening.

  • “VKontakte” began to test the analog Telegram channels for communities

    “VKontakte” began closed testing of the channels in the communities, reports TJournal with reference to the press service of the social network.

  • Facebook adds three useful functions

    The company Facebook is preparing to introduce three new features that will improve the ways to “create and preserve memories”.

  • “VKontakte” will not open the accounts of the borrowers credit Bureau

    According to Mace, “Vkontakte” no plans to simplify access to public data users.

  • Users from Russia reported on the failures of Google

    Users from Russia on Wednesday reported failures Google.

  • Gmail started to work in offline mode

    Update the desktop version of Gmail has opened the ability for users to access the mail offline.

  • Merkel said the common position of the EU on the nuclear deal with Iran

    The US President Donald trump on may 8 announced the release of Washington from SVPD – transactions, which limited the nuclear program of Tehran in exchange for lifting the relevant sanctions of the UN Security Council and unilateral restrictive measures imposed at the time the US and the EU.

  • The state Duma adopted in the second reading the law of contracti

    The state Duma adopted in the second reading the bill about the response of Russia to sanctions against Russia.

  • The price of Brent crude oil strengthened above $79 per barrel

    As of 8:12 GMT July futures on Brent crude prices rose on the London exchange ICE Futures at $0.08 to $79,36 per barrel.

  • The Kremlin responded to the call to blow up the Crimean bridge

    Press Secretary of the Russian President, Dmitry Peskov, responded to an article in the Washington Examiner column, which said that the Ukrainian side “has to blow up the Crimean bridge elements”, and called such calls poor quality journalism, reports RIA “Novosti”.

  • Topilin and the Minister will retain positions in the new government

    The Ministers of the social block will retain their posts in the new government.

  • SK filed a case against 15 Ukrainian judges

    The investigative Committee opened a criminal case against 15 judges of the constitutional court of Ukraine (CCU), does not recognize the annexation of Crimea to Russia.

  • The source spoke about the EU’s proposal for the abolition of new fees USA

    The European Commission has proposed to increase the supply in the member countries of the community of the liquefied gas from the United States with the expansion of appropriate infrastructure, reported RIA Novosti diplomatic source in Brussels.

  • Revealed characteristics of the Russian nuclear submarine drone

    Called the power of the nuclear charge of the Russian submarine, unmanned “Poseidon.”

  • The Ministry of construction wants to make smart meters mandatory from 2019

    In 2019, the installation of utility meters with remote transmission of readings may be mandatory for residents of buildings renovated, and new buildings.

  • The state Duma adopted in the main reading of the bill on the counter

    The bill on retaliatory sanctions against the US and other States engaged in hostile actions against the Russian Federation, adopted in the main reading on Thursday, reports TASS.

  • Media reported about the plans of the Cabinet to discuss increasing pension age

    Thursday, may 17, the government held a meeting about raising the retirement age, the newspaper “Kommersant” with reference to sources.

  • More than 20 thousand cars passed on the Crimean bridge after opening

    Morning and evening the workload of the bridge reached 25-30%. Night on the Crimean bridge were about 200 cars per hour.

  • Golikova cried during the farewell with his colleagues in the chamber

    The head of audit chamber Tatyana Golikova cried in the Duma, while bidding farewell to colleagues in the chamber.

  • The state Duma will discuss the law on the punishment for the execution of sanctions with the business

    It was assumed that the bill on criminal punishment (up to 4 years m to 600 thousand rubles fine) for the execution of sanctions and actions that led to their introduction (up to 3 years) will be adopted in the second reading on the evening of 17 may.

  • More than 60 regional deputies were below the poverty line

    A total of 68 members of the regional legislative Assembly in 2017, lived below the poverty line, that is, their annual income was below the annual living wage for the region, a research of RBC.

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