In 2002, the Tatneft oil company produced 24.612 million tons of oil, which was 7.8 percent more than in 2001, the press service of the company reported. In December 2002, Tatneft's oil production reached 2.084 million tons gaining 9.1 percent as compared to the corresponding period of 2001.
Experts believe that the rate of the Russian ruble may collapse again just like it happened during the crisis in 2014. In turn, Russian companies may deal with the shortage of currency to pay their debts
Austria does not intend to expel Russian diplomats because of the spy scandal