Source Pravda.Ru

Government To Consider Investment Program For Gas Industry

The Russian government will consider the investment program of the Russian gas industry for 2002 today. Deputy Economy Minister Andrey Sharonov will make a report at this meeting. For instance, Russia's gas monopolist Gazprom is going to spend 161 billion rubles ($5.32 million) for the investment program in 2002. In addition, the Cabinet will discuss a number of bills concerning employment issues.