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May 27, 2014
In the past two months, no fewer than six publicly disclosed deals have been concluded between US based startups and funds involving Russian investors
November 26, 2013
Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich will invest up to $1 billion in Skolkovo-Park, an executive from his investment vehicle Millhouse said Tuesday
October 30, 2013
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has approved the criteria for the companies participating in the development of the Skolkovo innovation centre the employees of which will be able to get a five-year Russian business visa
September 25, 2013
In an exclusive interview with RIR, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology Professor Yuri Shprits explains the significance of the discovery
August 2, 2013
After a year of limbo, Skolkovo has received a guarantee from the government for financing through 2020
May 16, 2013
Russia’s former Deputy Prime Minister Vladislav Surkov welcomed reports that ex-minister Andrei Fursenko may be appointed to oversee the Skolkovo innovation hub for the presidential administration
May 15, 2013
The president of Russia's Skolkovo Foundation, billionaire businessman Viktor Vekselberg, denied on Wednesday earlier allegations that the foundation funded the political opposition
April 25, 2013
The Russian government is absolutely not trying to interfere in the investigation, which concerns the Foundation of Development of the New Technologies Development and Commercialization Centre (the Skolkovo Foundation), Russian Deputy Prime Minister
April 12, 2012
Russia has made a decision to host a summit of the G8 group of leading economies in 2014 in Skolkovo hi-tech hub near Moscow, the Russian president’s chief of staff, Vladimir Kozhin said on Thursday
April 10, 2012
The brain drain problem is an indisputable fact, but we should not try to stop it
April 9, 2012
The Skolkovo Foundation, which is creating an innovation center near Moscow, has signed partnerships with major Russian investors and several international funds
March 19, 2012
Denis Kovalevich, head of the nuclear technologies cluster at the Skolkovo Innovation Center, talks about the many uses of nuclear energy
March 1, 2012
Skolkovo innovation city might be chosen as the venue for the G8 summit to be held in Russia in 2014, a Skolkovo Foundation official said Tuesday.
February 13, 2012
New Research and Development Center in Skolkovo Innovation Hub to focus on cloud and Big Data analytics solutions for bioinformatics and energy efficiency
February 8, 2012
Having scored success in Russia, Ravi Sachdeva has a message for Indian IT pros: Just don’t miss the bus!
February 6, 2012
On the eve of Day of Russian Science celebrated on February 8 well-known scientist ponders the condition of national science and the causes of its stagnation.
October 10, 2011
In discussions with an Izvestia correspondent, the late Apple founder talked about the combination of art and science and how technological advancement comes from organic growth.
October 6, 2011
Apple founder and ex-CEO Steve Jobs died at the age of 56 on October 6, 2011.
October 4, 2011
Russia has squandered much of the Soviet scientific legacy. What can be done to reverse this trend?
July 6, 2011
Indian ambassador to Russia Ajai Malhotra has given a wide-ranging interview.