15 Apr '08
Novosibirsk region's governor Victor Tolokonsky has publicly spoken about the local government's willingness to start up a technopark in Academgorod.
It was revealed that the technopark will hold 40 plots of land, however Tolokonsky did not wish to say as yet which companies would be taking part. The project should however be finished by 2015, and at a price of near on $600m.
The first stage of the project will involve the 37,500 sq.m. construction of office-laboratory space, a retail and leisure centre and a nursery.