The GDP growth in Russia amounted to 4.2 percent last year, Deputy Economy Minister Arkady Dvorkovich told journalists in Moscow today. According to him, this figure has been taken from the survey of Russia's social and economic development in 2002, which is to be released by the Economy Ministry on February 5, 2003. Earlier, experts expected the GDP advance between 4 and 4.3 percent.
In Bolivia, at least seven people were killed at El Alto State University on Tuesday, March 3. The tragedy took place during a student meeting on the fifth floor of the building