Russian literacy test in Canada

Where to test own skills?On April 13, 2019, five Canadian cities will participate in a Russian educational project called Total Dictation.Along with Toronto and Montreal where this project has been fulfilled annually by volunteers and…

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Canada-Russia scientific collaboration
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Canada-Russia scientific collaboration

The Russian Academy of Sciences as a buyer of Canadian equipment In August 2019, the Canadian Keo Scientific Ltd will start equipment delivery to the National Heliogeophysical Complex of the Russian Academy of Sciences.As reported…

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An election’s coming and the PM’s treading water – where’s a Russian to blame now that we need one?

By David J. Climenhaga, journalist and author of Alberta Politics Blog It was a year ago Friday that the government of Canada declared Kirill Kalinin and three other Russian diplomats persona non grata and sent…

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Allegations of election meddling
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Allegations of election meddling

Canada makes, Russia refutes On April 5, 2019, the Russian Embassy in Canada expressed its discontent in response to several statements of Canadian top-ranking officials on a high probability of Russia interfering in the upcoming…

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Navigating the ever-changing world of sanctions is a struggle for Canadian businesses

By Lawrence Herman, a former Canadian diplomat and a senior fellow of the C.D. Howe Institute Economic sanctions are a growing risk factor for Canadian companies engaged in international business, involving traps for the unwary,…

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The destiny of the Canadian mink-skin in Russia
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The destiny of the Canadian mink-skin in Russia

Canadian cargo didn’t meet Russian veterinary requirements On April 2, 2019, 1105 pieces of mink-skin from Canada were banned from import into St. Petersburg due to violations of the existing veterinary regulations in Russia.According to…

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Mission Canada on Russian context in the 2019 Ukrainian Presidential Election
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Mission Canada on Russian context in the 2019 Ukrainian Presidential Election

Ukraine's democracy test in the light of its conflict with Russia On April 1, 2019, the day after election day, Mission Canada 2019 issued its preliminary statement on the Ukrainian Presidential Election.According to the statement,…

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