Inflation in Russia dropped by 0.4 percent in August 2003. On the whole, it amounted to 8.3 percent in the first eight months of this year, Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov declared opening a government meeting today. According to him, in the first seven months of this year inflation was 8.7 percent. The head of the Russian government added that these figures were lower than the results in the corresponding periods of 2002.
In response to the unlawful December 1 arrest and detention of Chinese tech giant Huawei's chief financial officer Sabrina Meng Wanzhou by Canadian authorities in Vancouver at the behest of the Trump regime, facing possible unacceptable extradition to the US, Beijing warned its high-tech personnel last month against traveling to America unless it's essential.
Rescuers found the pilot of one of the two Su-34 fighters that had collided in midair in the Far East on January 18