Some 224 banks, members of the system Visa International, have issued more than 5m Visa cards in Russia, the press service of Visa International reported. At the end of the first quarter of 2003 the number of Visa cards in Russia was 5.1m, which was 111 percent higher than a year ago.
Visa transactions in Russia amounted to $8bn as of the end of March 2003, which was 96 percent higher than in 2002. More than 51,000 cash machines and trade outlets service Visa cards in Russia.
Russia has been developing an energy module on the basis of the megawatt-class nuclear power plant since 2010. The spaceship needs neither sunlight nor solar batteries
There are legitimate authorities in Donetsk and Luhansk republics now, with which Russia can implement the project of the economic integration of the Donbass
Austria does not intend to expel Russian diplomats because of the spy scandal