MOSCOW, March 18. /ITAR-TASS/. Crimean monthly budget deficit is estimated at $80-90 million given the current hryvnia exchange rate, Russian Minister of Economic Development Alexei Ulyukaev told journalists.
“Expenses are comprehensible, they are based on the estimate of Crimean budget,” said the Minister.
As for long-term tasks, solution of the peninsula’s transport issues may cost “up to 100 billion rubles, while communication infrastructure may require dozens of billions of rubles”.