Vneshtorgbank will receive about $9.5m in credits from the HSBC bankholding for the Moscow Telephone City Network (MGTS) for buying Czechtelecommunications equipment. Two credit agreements were signed byVneshtorgbank and the HSBC bank holding today, the press service ofVneshtorgbank reported. The first one was signed with the Praguesubsidiary, HSBC Bank Plc. (London), the second one - with HSBC Bank (RR),the Moscow subsidiary, HSBC Bank Plc. Vneshtorgbank received these creditsfor 4.5 years..
Representatives of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation commented on the state of affairs in the Sea of Azov
Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club that Russia will never initiate military actions, including with the use of nuclear weapons