In 2003, the KamAZ automobile producer will execute four payments totaling $23m on a credit released by the Japan Bank for International Cooperation in January 2002, KamAZ's press service reported. Two payments $3.5m each will be executed in January and July 2003; another two payments $8m each are scheduled for June and December 2003.
The credit was given out for buying equipments from Kanematsu Corp. and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. for producing engines according to the Euro-2 and Euro-3 standards. As of today, the company has installed 80 percent of supplied equipment.
Putin's official spokesman Dmitry Peskov commented on remarks in the US media about failures in launching nuclear-capable missiles in Russia
More than 5.8 million people voted for Nicholas Maduro at the presidential election in Venezuela. This is more than a quarter of registered voters. Why did those people vote for the man, who, as Western media write, took Venezuela to the brink of collapse?
It has long been understood that the West has been trying to subject Russian borders to total control. We have not seen such activity even during the Cold War