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The State Duma approved in the first reading the return of winter time and the addition of a tenth time zone
The State Duma in the first reading approved the bill on the return of winter time in Russia and on the establishment of ten time zones in the country, reports RIA Novosti.
The draft law cancels the previously introduced summer time and does not provide for the seasonal transfer of hours. If a law is adopted, the standard time in Russia will be back one hour, the Moscow time will be the starting time.
In addition, it is planned to increase to ten the number of time zones. A Permian time zone will appear between Moscow and Yekaterinburg, which will include Komi, Perm Territory, Bashkiria and Orenburg Region.
If the law is approved by the president, it will enter into force on October 26 2014 on 2: 00 Moscow time.