Okrug

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Okrug

In Russia and several other Slavic countries, a political subdivision roughly equivalent to a district or county.
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In the case of the formation of Krasnoyarsk Krai, resource-rich Evenk and Taymyr autonomous okrugs were subsumed by a significantly poorer--albeit geographically larger--subject, in the process forfeiting formal recognition of their cultural distinctiveness.
17) That autonomous okrugs are slated for disappearance first should come as no surprise.
9 percent in the Chukotskii autonomous okrug, with the country's average being 29.
These regions, with the exception of the Republic of Sakha and the Chukotskii autonomous okrug, are characterized by higher crime levels and are, unfortunately, leaders in the number of registered per capita crimes: in 1998, Magadanskaia oblast ranked second in Russia, the Jewish autonomous oblast was third, Sakhalinskaia oblast fourth, Khabarovskii krai took sixth place, and Primorskii krai seventeenth.
From 1990 to 2000, the population in Chukotskii autonomous okrug was halved, in Magadanskaia oblast it was reduced by 39 percent, in Kamchatskaia by 18 percent, and in Sakhalinskaia by 16 percent.
Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Okrug - Ugra - the leading region in Russia by oil production and power generation, and is the second largest by industrial output, gas production and tax inflow.
Russia's Autonomous Okrug of Khanty-Mansiysk Rating Raised to
Request for proposal: The Acquisition Of The Immovable Property To The State Property - Service Apartments For The Needs Of The Arbitration Court Of Chukotka Autonomous Okrug
Major organization : THE ARBITRATION COURT OF CHUKOTKA AUTONOMOUS OKRUG
The concession is located within the Krasnoselkupsky district in the Yamalo Nenets Autonomous Okrug.
Alexei Vashkevich, Head of Geological Exploration and Resource Base Development, Gazprom Neft, commented: Acquiring subsoil usage rights to the Novochatylkinsky block continues the implementation of our strategy in developing our resource base in the Noyabrsky district of the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug.
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