The AvtoVAZ car producer could make a decision on a second stop of its main assembly line, the company reported to RBC. The stop will last as long as one month. It is planned to stop the plant's main assembly line from the middle of December 2002 till the middle of January 2003. However, this period includes the so-called "Christmas vacation"; the assembly line will be actually stopped for two weeks, like it was last stopped time, the company stressed. According to various estimates, there are currently 80,000 to 85,000 cars accumulated at the plant's storage lots.
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