The Board of the Audit Chamber of the Russian Federation has considered the results of the audit of operations carried out by the Russian Finance Ministry on the state securities market (the market of state short term bonds and federal loan bonds (OFZ)) in 2002, the department of information and public relations department of the Audit Chamber reported.
According to the report, Russia's state domestic debt increased by 17.7 percent in 2002 to 680.3bn rubles ($21.87bn) as of January 1, 2003. Domestic debts in state short term bonds and federal loan bonds grew by 17.2 percent to 643bn rubles ($20.67bn).
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