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(Russian abaˈkan)
(Placename) a city in S central Russia, capital of the Khakass Republic, at the confluence of the Yenisei and Abakan Rivers. Pop: 167 000 (2005 est)
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(ˌɑ bəˈkɑn)

the capital of the Khakass Autonomous region in the Russian Federation in Asia, on the Yenisei River. 154,000.
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The book was published in Ankara (Turkey) and contains 14 papers prepared by museum experts, historians, anthropologists and art historians from Astrakhan (Russia), Abakan (Khakassia), Baku (Azerbaijan), Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan), Ankara, Gorno-Altaysk (Altai Republic), Ufa (Bashkortostan) and Kazan (Tatarstan).
ABAKAN, an emerging leader in the advanced coatings and metal formulations markets, has announced that it has signed an exclusive agreement with Limo Lissotschenko Mikrooptik (Limo), based in Dortmund, Germany.
More specifically, Evrazruda has agreed to dispose of the Abakan and Teya iron ore mines in the Republic of Khakassia as well as utility companies Abaza-Energo LLC and Teyskie Energoseti LLC.
Abakan Inc, an emerging leader in the advanced coatings and metal formulations markets, has announced that its CermaClad high-speed large-area metal cladding technology has received the Steel Excellence Award from the American Metal Market under the 'Best Process Innovation category' where other notable winners in other categories included the number one steel manufacturer ArcelorMittal, Nucor Corporation, and AK Steel Holding Corporation.
The decision to establish a plant in Brazil was driven by the requirements of Abakan's technology development partner, Petrobras, along with anticipated demand from other Brazilian energy and mining companies.
Abakan Inc., a manufacturer in the advanced coatings and metal formulations markets, has announced that its subsidiary Powdermet has secured several partnerships with corporate, government and military agencies to advance commercialization of its EnComp Energetic nano-composites and MComP Microcomposite materials for use in high-density energy storage and energy-efficient mechanical bearing markets.
Putin in the Siberian Khakasiya region near Karatash settlement outside the city of Abakan, 2010.
"That emergence is set to continue as airlines take advantage of the airport's facilities, road feeder service to Dubai International and bonded link to the Jebel Ali port." The flexibility in operations at Dubai World Central continues to attract new cargo operators, with eight new airlines launching services to the airport during 2012, including ZetAvia, Abakan Aiva, Silk Way Airlines, Khalton Air, Sakavia Services, Iran Aseman, Vision Air and Saudi Arabian.
residents of the larger Siberian cities of Krasnoyarsk and Abakan, hundreds of
The Tupolev-154, which took off from Barnaul in Siberia and was headed to Norilsk in northern Russia, made an emergency landing at Abakan, also in Siberia, at 0325 GMT, Irina Butenko, spokeswoman for the regional emergencies ministry, said.