Putin believes ending bloodshed in Syria is most importantRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 27, 17:48
Russia’s 6th-generation fighter jet to get lasers capable of burning missile homing headsMilitary & Defense July 27, 17:36
Washington to use new sanctions to curb Russian energy projects, experts sayBusiness & Economy July 27, 17:15
Putin says Russian-Chinese cooperation is not aimed against any third countriesRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 27, 17:11
Expert believes US bill on anti-Russian sanctions may trigger new Cold WarRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 27, 16:03
Keying into the Russian Central Bank's key rateBusiness & Economy July 27, 15:59
Decision to strip Saakashvili of Ukrainian citizenship ‘not Kremlin’s problem’Russian Politics & Diplomacy July 27, 15:43
NHL three-time Stanley Cup winner Malkin still hopes to play for Russia at 2018 GamesSport July 27, 15:33
Brazilian football team’s staff kick off Russian language practice ahead of 2018 World CupSport July 27, 14:48
MOSCOW, March 06, /ITAR-TASS/. Russia’s foreign state debt (including the liabilities of former USSR undertaken by the Russian Federation) was estimated at 55.75 billion U.S. dollars as of February 1, 2014, the Finance Ministry said in its report made public on Thursday.
As of January 1, 2014, the Russian foreign state debt amounted to 55.79 billion U.S. dollars. Therefore, the country’s foreign debt decreased by 0.08 percent over the month.
As of February 1, the Russian foreign debt embraces the country’s indebtedness to official creditors - members of the Paris Club, which cannot be restructured, went up by 2.9 percent to 161.4 million U.S. dollars in January; the debt to creditors - non-members of the Paris Club remained at 1.026 billion U.S. dollars; Russia’s debt to former member-states of the Council for Mutual Economic Assistance (CMEA) went down by 0.3 percent to 948.1 million U.S. dollars, and debt for external bond loan slid down by 0.02 percent and was estimated at 40.66 billion U.S. dollars.