The Russian pharmaceutical company NovaMedica (an investment project of the RUSNANO management company) and the American pharmaceutical corporation Unipharm have launched a joint project to localize the production of a drug improving circadian sleep cycles, Melaxen®. The drug production volume will amount to hundreds of thousands of packages per year, which will fully cover the needs of patients living in the EAEU.
Norilsk Nickel, IBM and the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT) have agreed to create a competence center for research and training in the development of digital technologies for the mining industry. The signing ceremony was held on Thursday at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), reports. TASS.
The largest ice cream factory in Europe, Baskin Robbins, which is located in Moscow, plans to invest more than 55 million rubles in production in the next five years due to tax preferences from city authorities. This was reported on Tuesday by the press service of the capital department of investment and industrial policy.
The Moscow engineering company Mosinzhproekt and the European company Suez will create their own production facility in the Russian Federation in the field of construction waste and soil recycling before the end of the year, said Marat Khusnullin, Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Urban Development and Construction, on Thursday.
In Biryulyovo Zapadnoye District there will be a plant for the production of automotive components - stamping products from sheet steel. The investment contract was signed at SPIEF by Sergey Sobyanin and Maxim Kondratyev, CEO of the Russian-Japanese company Alfa Automotive Technologies.
The Skolkovo Foundation and AstraZeneca launched Startup Challenge 2019, a new joint accelerator for projects in oncology, cardiovascular, metabolism, renal, respiratory, and other diseases, the foundation said.