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(Russian siktifˈkar)
(Placename) a city in NW Russia, capital of the Komi Republic: timber industry. Pop: 230 000 (2005 est)
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(ˌsɪk tɪfˈkɑr)

the capital of the Komi Autonomous Republic in the NW Russian Federation in Europe. 233,000.
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The cat was caught while climbing the fence of a Penal Colony near the city of Syktyvkar, the capital of the northern Republic of Komi.
One of the largest Russian tour operators, Pegas Touristik, said the flights have been launched in co-operation with Orenair & Nordwind Airlines, which has introduced one weekly charter flight from Syktyvkar and one weekly charter flight from Kemerovo.
This year the chain intends to open at least six movie theatres in Saint-Petersburg, Krasnodar, Ryazan and Syktyvkar.Country: , RussiaSector: Leisure/ArtsTarget: Formula KinoBuyer: A1, Alfa Group ConsortiumType: Corporate acquisitionStatus: Closed
The Bulgarian entrepreneurs also visited a factory in Komi's capital Syktyvkar and stated they were impressed by the level of technology and quality they witnessed.
This was followed by he and his family being exiled to Syktyvkar and Arkhangel'sk.
About 150 cross-country skiers from the northern Russian city of Syktyvkar took part.
Subsequent meetings occurred in Uppsala, Sweden in 1984, Syktyvkar, Russia in 1990, Fairbanks, Alaska, USA in 1997, and Hafjell, Norway in 2002.
The Finnish engineering and technology group Metso Corporation (OMX Helsinki:MEO1V) said on Tuesday (14 October) that its subsidiary, Metso Automation, will supply several control systems and upgrades to the existing automation of Mondi Syktyvkar pulp and paper mill in Russia as a part of an extensive modernisation project.
* two new woodhandling lines at the Syktyvkar mill in Russia;
The company intends to expand its network in the region next year, to cover Ukhta, Syktyvkar and Sosnogorsk.
Air traffic controllers in the Siberian cities of Nizhnevartovsk, Surgut and Novosibirsk and the northern cities of Syktyvkar and Arkhangelsk are holding union meetings on potential action.