Oblast

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Oblast

In Russia and several other Slavic countries, a political subdivision equivalent to a province.
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Belarus and Nizhny Novgorod Oblast of Russia are set to raise the trade to $1 billion.
RESULTS OF DRUG SENSITIVITY TESTING (DST) IN CASES WITH POSITIVE SPUTUM CULTURE IN SETTINGS OF CRIMINAL EXECUTIVE SYSTEM OF KARAGANDINSKAYA AND SOUTH KAZAKHSTAN OBLASTS DURING 2008-2009 Sensitive Monoresistance abs % abs % Karagandinskaya New cases 3 4.
This vision of economic prosperity was repeated by regional governors who had gained the Kremlin's favor, including Krasnoyarsk Governor Aleksandr Khloponin, who said the merging of his region with two neighboring autonomous oblasts would lead to a "new industrialization of Siberia.
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko demanded measures for more effective social and economic development of Grodno Oblast.
They are situated in Gomel Oblast, Minsk Oblast, and Brest Oblast.
The agreement was signed recently between Kyrgyzstan and Japan on delivery of road maintenance equipment valued at $10 million for Chui and Issyk-Kul oblasts.
Chui, Naryn and Talas oblast governors said their oblasts are prepared for the elections with all shortcomings removed.
The president's public liaison for Osh, Jalal-Abad and Batken oblasts began functioning in Osh city.
Among wounded people who sought medical assistance in Osh and Jalal-Abad oblasts women constituted 93% (1976), 8% (181) -- women, 1.
2,239 people were wounded, 1,047 people were hospitalized, 1,191 received out-patient treatment, 294 people died in unrest in Osh and Jalal-Abad oblasts.
He said polling stations were established in the oblasts long time ago.
The chiefs of law enforcement agencies of Jalal-Abad oblasts made the decision to shorten the curfew for 2 hours since today, the curfew will start at 8.