The income of the Russian federal budget was RUR1.388 trillion (around$43.92bn) in August 2002 (65.3 percent of the total budget assignment forthis year and 90.2 percent of the revised budget assignment for taxcollection in January-September 2002), the press service of the RussianFinance Ministry reported. The expenditures of the federal budget wereRUR1.264 trillion (around $40bn) in August 2002 (64.9 percent of the totalassignment for this year and 85.5 percent of the revised assignment of thebudget expenditures for January-September 2002). .
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