Russia's federal budget for 2003 is for the first time drafted with reduced revenues. The government did this on purpose in full realisation of the need to ease the tax burden. Russia's Vice Premier and Finance Minister Alexei Kudrin said this Friday at a round table in the Higher Economics School, devoted to the budget problems
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?
When on a state visit to Singapore, Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to revisit the discussion of the 1956 Declaration between the USSR and Japan regarding the issue of the peace treaty with Japan
The TurkStream, which runs along the bottom of the Black Sea from Russia's Anapa to Turkey, will consist of two lines, each with a capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas a year