Russian news, notes and thoughts

August, 2017 / RSS notes

22 August, 2017  // The Ministry of Finance of Russia transferred $ 125 million to Bosnia and Herzegovina, this was the last debt of the USSR. Russia owed to Bosnia and Herzegovina, since the USSR did not pay off Yugoslavia for the supply of goods. At the same time, Russia wrote off billions of debts to the USSR. Such a rich country can certainly afford it /s

17 August, 2017  // In June 2017, according to the Joint Organisations Data Initiative, Russia produced 10.323 million barrels of oil per day, 253,000 more than Saudi Arabia. The third largest oil producer was the US (9.320). In December-July, about 40% of the Russian federal budget revenues were received from selling oil and natural gas.

5 August, 2017  // In January-May 2017, 679.2 thousand children were born in Russia (762.5 thousand in the same period in 2016) - the number of births fell by almost 11%. This is mainly due to the fact that young families are afraid of having children because of economic difficulties.

Archive

2010: December (32), November (43), October (5),
2011: December (12), November (16), October (24), September (23), August (20), July (23), June (19), May (19), April (20), March (27), February (24), January (29),
2012: December (4), November (5), October (9), September (10), August (9), July (7), June (8), May (6), April (8), March (10), February (7), January (11),
2013: December (2), October (3), September (5), August (1), July (4), June (2), May (2), April (2), March (4), February (5), January (6),
2014: December (2), November (1), October (1), September (1), August (1), July (2), June (1), May (4), February (1),
2015: December (2), November (2), October (2), September (3), August (1), July (3), June (2), May (1), April (1), March (2), February (2), January (1),
2016: December (3), November (1), October (3), September (3), August (1), July (2), June (3), May (2), April (4), March (3), February (2), January (2),
2017: December (2), November (1), October (2), September (4), August (3), July (2), June (2), May (1), April (2), March (2), February (1), January (2),
2018: December (2), November (2), October (3), September (3), August (2), July (4), June (3), May (2), April (3), March (2), February (2), January (2),
2019: December (1), November (2), October (2), September (2), August (2), July (2), June (1), May (3), April (3), March (4), February (2), January (3),
2020: December (3), November (3), October (3), September (1), August (3), July (2), June (1), May (3), April (2), March (2), February (2), January (3),
2021: July (1), June (1), May (2), April (2), March (1), February (2), January (2),

The comments of our visitors

Paul Manoli
News reporting
Excellent reporting. Interesting content.

Sponsored Links: