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
Turkey has found itself in a circle of countries subject to US and European sanctions. Are they dangerous for Ankara? What is Turkey going to do in response?