Posts Tagged ‘Kirsan Ilyumzhinov’
Moscow, Russia. FIDE president Kirsan Ilyumzhinov says Lavrov, Kerry will discuss his US entry visa refusal
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry will look into the situation over a US entry visa refusal to the Russian citizen Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, who is President of the World Chess Federation (FIDE), Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Chess diplomacy, Donald Trump, FIDE, John Kerry, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, Magnus Carlsen, Moscow, New York, President of FIDE, President of Russia, Russia, Sergey Karjakin, Sochi, Sochi 2014, USA, visa, Vladimir Putin
BAKU, September 11. /TASS/. President of the International Chess Federation [FIDE] Kirsan Ilyumzhinov in a letter to the U.S. President Barack Obama asked for the U.S. citizenship.
Earlier, he sent a letter to the U.S. president and received a notification it was registered. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Barack Obama, FIDE, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, life in USA, oil, President of FIDE, Russia, TASS, U.S. Department of Treasury, US citizenship, USA
In the Republic of Kalmykia, 28 of May from 12.00 to 13.00, near sacred Lonely tree that is located near the settlement of Khar-Buluk district of Virgin, the monks of the central Buddhist temple “Golden Abode of Buddha” to hold worship the ground – “Gazr Tyaklgn” reports KalmykiaNews.
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World Chess President Claims He Was Abducted By Space Aliens – And They Invented Chess
“They came in a flying saucer, picked me up, and I spent a whole day in outer space.”
Lee Speigel Read the rest of this entry »Tags: alien civilization, aliens, BBC, China, Dmitry Medvedev, FIDE, FIFA, football club, Garry Kasparov, Japan, Kalmykia, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, Lee Speigel, Mongolia, Russia, spaceship, spacesuit, UFO, UFO trip, Vladimir Putin
[ Ru ] Investments. President of FIDE and the former President of Republic of Kalmykia billionaire Kirsan Ilyumzhinov (Credit Mediterranee) has bought 51% of JSC “Togliattiazot” (Russia).
As President of FIDE billionaire Kirsan Ilyumzhinov has earned his billions can be found by visiting Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Chess city, Credit Mediterranee, Europe, FIDE, Kalmykia, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, President of FIDE, President of Kalmykia, Russia, Togliattiazot
Kalmykia is the only Buddhist region in Europe.
In old times the Great Silk Way was here, the hordes of the ancient Scythians, Huns, Sarmats roamed in these steppes and Khazars built towns here.
Nowadays the shortest automobile, railway and air routes connecting the Caucasus with Nizhnee Povolzhje and the central Russia run through this territory.
Eastern boundary of Kalmykia are washed by the Caspian Sea, and the great Russian river Volga flows through territory of Kalmykia. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Buddhist land, Elista, Hidden Republic, Huns, Kalmyk history, Kalmykia, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, Republic of Kalmykia, saiga, Sarmats, Scythians, small republic
Elista was founded in 1865 as a small settlement; the name is from Kalmyk els(e)n ‘sand(y).
Since 1991, the town has been characterized by the slow decay of Soviet-built institutions, and the large construction projects instigated by the republic’s millionaire president Kirsan Ilyumzhinov.
The town center has a number of renovated public parks focused on the main square, boasting statues to both Vladimir Lenin and the Buddha. To the east of the town lies the Olympic village of the 1998 XXXIII Chess Olympiad, known locally as “City-Chess“. The site has a public swimming pool and an excellent museum of Kalmyk Buddhist art, and is also infrequently used as a conference center. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Buddhist art, Chess city, Dalai lama, Dalai lama visits, Elista, Kalmykia, Kalmykian souvenirs, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, Olympic village, souvenirs, Vladimir Lenin, Wikipedia, World Chess Olympiad
Aleksey Orlov (web-site on russian language)
Aleksey Maratovich Orlov is a Kalmyk politician who is the current Head of the Republic of Kalmykia which is part of the Russian Federation.
Aleksey Orlov was born on the 9th of October 1961 in Elista, the capital of the Republic of Kalmykia. He is ethnic Kalmyk. In 1984 graduated the Moscow State Institute of International Relations of the MFA of the USSR.
1984 – 1985 he worked as chief inspector of the association, chief inspector of the agency for export of agrarian products “Selkhozprodexport”, Moscow. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Alexey Orlov, Dmitry Medvedev, early career, Elista, Kalmykia, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, Moscow, Moscow State Institute of International Relations, People’s Khural, political career, Russia president, United Russia
Chess City of New Vasyuki built for the World Chess Olympiad XXXIII.
Idea of FIDE president, billioner Kirsan Ilyumzhinov (first president of Kalmykia republic 1993-2010).
On February 1-2, the FIDE President visited Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. He participated in the congress of the Kyrgyzstan Chess Federation and had meetings with the country’s Government.
On the first day of his official visit President Ilyumzhinov met with Erlan Abdyldaev, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Republic of Kyrgyzstan.
Sheikh Sultan Bin Khalifa Al-Nehyan, Continental President for Asia, was also present at the meeting held in a pleasant atmosphere (Kirsan Ilyumzhinov and Erlan Abdyldaev are graduates of Moscow State Institute of International Relations.) The possible cooperation between Government Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Berik Balgabaev, Bishkek, chess, Erlan Abdyldaev, FIDE, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, Kyrgyzstan, Milan Turpanov, Sheikh Sultan Bin Khalifa Al-Nehyan, Zhantoro Satybaldiyev
Former President of Kalmykia Kirsan Ilyumzhinov met with the President of Chess Federation of Croatia Josip Leko
Today, January 22, 2013, Former President of Kalmykia, President of FIDE Kirsan Ilyumzhinov met with the President of Chess Federation of Croatia Josip Leko.
President of FIDE Kirsan Ilyumzhinov has discussed the development of chess in Croatia with the President of Chess Federation of Croatia Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Croatia, Josip Leko, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, meetings, President of FIDE
[ Ru ] President of the international organization of FIDE, the former head of Kalmykia Kirsan Ilyumzhinov met with Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Sri Lanka in Russia Mr. Udayanga Weeratunga.
Were to discuss the transfer of the Bodhi tree sapling with a view to its subsequent delivery to Kalmykia.
“It is proposed that the ceremony will be held in February this year in Colombo. Bodhi tree – the legendary tree under which the Buddha attained enlightenment” Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Bodhi tree, Buddha relics, Buddhist relics, Elista, FIDE, Kalmykia, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, relics, Russia, sacred relics of Buddha, Sri Lanka, Udayanga Weeratunga
Topic of my discussion is about me, because I have unusual life story.
My name is Olga. My family is good and successful; my parents brought me up as a kind, helpful and clever girl. At school I always studied hard and my mother took me to different societies: to art school, to the center for talented children for learning English and computer classes, bell dances. To tell the truth, I felt myself as a “blue stocking”, I had no private life and friends, but after finishing school my life abruptly changed. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: blue stocking, chess, Chess city, China, Elista, girls, Indian dances, kalmyk tea, Kalmykia, Ketchenery, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, language practice, language practice in China, President of Kalmykia, Russia, songs, students, studio Pelicon, The Celestial Empire, topic, TV