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What can we expect from Likhachev ?

On 5 October 2016, President Vladimir Putin appointed Alexei Likhachev CEO of Rosatom. Alexei Likhachev previously held the position of the First Deputy Minister of Economic Development being in charge of foreign trade activities.

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GCC and UAE position on North Korea nuclear test

Pyongyang declared recently it successfully tested a miniature nuclear warhead that could be mounted on a missile. According to the South Korean’s meteorological agency, with a force of 10 kilotonnes,

Middle East Other Topics Safety & Regulation

Iran goes back to school

Mr. Ali Akbar Salehi, Head of AEOI (Atomic Energy organization of Iran) was in London recently to attend the World Nuclear Association symposium on 16th of September 2016. During his

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DEWA cuts carbon emissions

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) unveiled the strategic action plan as part of a government commitment to cut carbon emissions by 16 % by 2020. DEWA’s strategy covers five aspects:

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Who is the regulator in Colombia?

The National Government, through Decree No. 0381 of 2012 , assigns to the Ministry of Mines and Energy the competence to adopt the national policy on nuclear energy and radioactive materials. Likewise, it

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The South African Chamber of Commerce supports nuclear power project

The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI) says it supports the government’s plans to build nuclear power stations as a way off relieving pressure on the national grid.

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Nuclear Education in South Africa

In 2014 the South African government revealed a potential nuclear partnership with Russia to build nuclear power plants in the country. One year later, The Department of Energy signed a

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Nuclear education in North Africa

Morocco and Tunisia, which also plan to build nuclear power plants signed in 2015 a cooperation agreement in the fields of scientific research for nuclear energy with Egypt. Egyptian Minister

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Russian Government cuts Rosatom funding

The Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev just signed a decree to cut the funding in Rosatom. The cabinet decided to reduce the cash for the development of nuclear power plants and