China has decided to allocate to States of the Shanghai cooperation organization $ 5 billion to Finance joint projects. This was stated by the President of China XI Jinping in Dushanbe at the meeting of the Council of the SCO, reports ITAR-TASS. We are talking about economic cooperation Fund "China-Eurasia", the initial capital of which amounts to a billion dollars.
In 2012, China announced the creation of the SCO development Bank with an authorized capital of $ 10 billion. But in the end to agree on funding the organization failed, primarily because of the unwillingness of Russia to bear the costs.
Collective lending mechanism within the organization is not yet available, but China is actively lending to other States of the organization directly. A large part of the loans are mainly commodity countries, they bought Chinese equipment and other goods.
The Shanghai cooperation organization (SCO), a regional international organization founded in 2001 by the leaders of China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. Observers in the block are Iran, India and Mongolia.
U.S. Ambassador to Russia may become the former Governor of Utah John huntsman. About it reports CNN with reference to own sources in the administration. According to interlocutors of the channel, the huntsman was contacted on this issue with key advisors to the President of Donald trump and himself.
The head of the district Council Perovo, Moscow city, the 51-year-old Alexander Dovgopol detained on suspicion in fraud in especially large size. According to investigators, in late 2016, the official has signed a contract with a private firm for the provision of information services, they are not received but the money was transferred.
Russian tennis player Evgeny Donskoy defeated Swiss Roger Federer in the second round of the tournament of the Association of tennis professionals (ATP) in Dubai. The meeting was held on Wednesday and ended with the victory of Russians with the score 3:6, 7:6 (9:7), 7:6 (7:5). In the second set, Donskoy played three match points.