The Russian government will consider the 2003 draft budget, the perspectivefinancial plan throughout 2004 and the implementation of the 2001 budget ata meeting today. The department of government information reported thatFinance Minister Alexey Kudrin would deliver a report on the above issues.In addition, the Cabinet will consider draft budgets of non-federal fundsand insurance rates for obligatory social insurance against industrialaccidents and occupational diseases for 2003. Finally, the government willdiscuss the 2003 draft federal program of targeted investments..
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