TVER, 10 January. /TASS/. The Russian economy retains positive dynamics, the country's gold and currency reserves are growing, President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday at a meeting with workers of the Tver Carriage Works.
"We see positive dynamics of the Russian economy - our budget deficit is less than we expected, gold and foreign currency reserves grow. That means that the Russian economy is on the rise, and this is a persisting trend," he said.