500 million dollars would provide Russia Moldova as a loan. President of the Republic of Moldova, Vladimir Voronin, who was on a working visit to Moscow, met with the chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. The meeting discussed various issues of the Moldovan-Russian cooperation in various fields, in particular, raised issues of trade and economic relations. It was agreed that Russia would provide the Republic of Moldova a loan of 500 million U.S. dollars. Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said that in the near future will be the first tranche of $ 150 million. The head of Russia's cabinet said that in this context, the legislative body to address Russia, and the federal budget will need to make changes. President Vladimir Voronin said that the money will go towards funding a number of investment projects that were discussed last week at a meeting of the Economic Council of CIS countries held in Kishinev. Provision of this credit confirms once again that our relations develop in a very serious, solid and far-sighted manner, said Vladimir Voronin.