Russia's international reserves amounted to $43.579bn as of July 1, 2002, which was $1.352bn more than a month earlier, the Central Bank's department of external and public relations reported. They increased $6.957bn versus January 1, 2002.
In particular, Russia's currency reserves, which are a part of its international reserves, surged $1.352bn and reached $39.848bn by July 1. Russia's gold reserves within its international reserves remained at the same level of $3.731bn compared to June 1, 2002. As of January 1, 2002, these reserves were at $4.8bn.
In recent years, genetics has become a cutting-edge science, not only in the professional field of biology, but also because of the enormous social reach of its discoveries and approaches. Not in vain, practically every day the press offers us the discovery of a new gene, a new hereditary determinant directly involved in the manifestation of diseases or physical characteristics.
On December 14, President Putin holds his annual Q&A session with Russian and foreign journalists. This conference is considered to be the beginning of his presidential campaign