Toll roads come to Russia
In an effort to improve its roads and glean the needed funds, Russia plans to build a network of toll roads and will use the money collected from drivers to develop and modernize other transportation systems, ITAR-TASS news agency said. The first toll roads will open in 1999, said Vitaly Artyukhov, head of the Federal Road Service.
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