As of today, about 3 million euro in cash have been brought to Russia, reported Russian Central Bank currency control and regulation department director Mikhail Tatyanchenko. The Central Bank representative noted that according to rough estimates, 10-15 million euro may be brought to Russia until January 1, 2002. He stressed the Central Bank had prepared a number of normative acts contributing to smooth introduction of euro into Russian reality.
The difference between the West and the two mighty allies in the East - Russia and China - is enormous. In fact, it is not a difference, but an outright contrast