Investments in the transport sector amounted to 300bn rubles (about $9.43bn) in Russia in 2002, Oleg Lomanov, the general director of a transport upgrade agency, announced at a meeting in the Russian Transport Ministry today. According to the official, in particular, 160bn rubles (about $5.03bn) were allocated for reconstructing roads and 65bn rubles (about $2.04bn) were spent on the development of railroad transport services.
Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov announced a possible move that Russia can take in response to new US sanctions
Not that long ago, American soldiers would train their skills to counter insurgent and partisan military organizations. These days, they are trained to show resistance to the regular army of a potential adversary
The Central Bank of Turkey announced measures to protect the financial market of Turkey against the background of the collapse of the Turkish lira and conflict of interests with the United States of America