A considerable part of settlements in Russia is already made in euros, although the share of settlements in dollars is still high, Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Kasyanov told a press conference in the House of the Government. The head of the Russian government expressed confidence that the euro will become a single currency for many countries. He described the euro as a serious legal tender.
For the time being, one needs to finish the construction of the section that is 100 kilometres long. On October 17, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said in an interview with RND that the project would be completed