The Nord Stream 2 project is fully funded, and Gazprom is not going to raise additional funds for the project, said Famil Sadigov, deputy chairman of the Gazprom board.
Three-quarters of Russians support the idea of allocating a certain budget for pocket money for their children.
Half of the US unemployment benefits issued during the pandemic have been stolen and taken out of the country.
Annual inflation in Russia is now about 5.9%, which is an element of overheating of the economy, so budgetary policy needs to be normalized, said Finance Minister.
Money transfers from Russia remain the least expensive. This is stated in the World Bank's report on migration and development, which assesses the situation for 2020.
According to the Prime Minister, nobody is completely satisfied with the result of food price control in the Russian Federation.
Jerome Powell, the head of the Federal Reserve, responded to a question about threats to the economy in an interview with CBS. He noted that the US economy is currently at a "turning point".
Some U.S. officials saw the digital yuan as a potential threat. This information is reported by Bloomberg, citing sources.
The World Bank has revised the forecast for the growth of the Russian economy in 2021 and 2022 for the better.
The combination of these factors led to a change in the long-term outlook of the sovereign credit rating of Belarus from stable to negative.
In the Moscow office of the gold mining company Petropavlovsk, investigative actions were carried out against the founder and former CEO of the company, Pavel Maslov.
All countries of the world have spent more than $13 trillion on the fight against coronavirus.
The federal budget of the Russian Federation in January-November 2020 was executed with a deficit of 2.5 trillion rubles.
Germany in particular and the European Union as a whole lose billions of euros every year due to restrictive measures against Russia.
Rosneft became the leader among the largest Russian companies in terms of product sales at the end of 2019.