Today's guide to the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), the biggest Russian region.

NEWS: Gazprom to cooperate with Yakutia
The Gazprom Headquarters hosted an extended meeting of the Working Group for Cooperation between Gazprom and the Government of Sakha (Yakutia).

REGION INFO: Information on Yakutsk updated
At long last, information on Yakutsk arrived in English. History, climate, how to get, things to do and see, what to visit, and where to eat.

EVENT: 2008 Miss Virtual Yakutia winners announced
Annual alternative beauty contest based on online polling has finished. Winners were announced.

LIFE: Customs of the Sakha people
Author S. Somogotto gives the chance not to learn profound research work, but get schemes - only schematic lists of customs on ecology and hunting.

TRAVEL TIPS: Getting the Russian visa
To avoid any problem with Russia's Federal Migration Service in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), you need to obtain appropriate visas.

PEOPLE: Varvara Semennikova
Probably the main contender for the title of the world’s oldest human being. She is 117 years old. Born in Yakutia. UPDATE: Regrettably, died on Mar. 9, 2008.

GALLERY: Another Ysyakh video with the link to YakutiaToday.com
Video was made out of pictures and soundtracks taken from YakutiaToday.com Gallery. Photo by Evgenia Arbugaeva. Song by the Khatylaevs.

YELLOW PAGES: Gold of Yakutia Co LLC
The oldest and largest jewellery producer in Siberia and the Far East of Russia.

E-SHOP: Ethno Music on Sale
"The Sounds Of The Olonkho Land" is the first album produced by Ayarkhaan, the band of Jew's-harp performers from the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia).

BLOG: Yakutia on YouTube.com
A lot of videos dedicated to the biggest Russian region have appeared on the popular video hosting portal.