Rouble stabilises as Russian stocks keep soaring


The Russian rouble touched a more than five-week high in early Moscow trade on Friday before settling in the 83-84 range to the dollar, and Russian stocks climbed, with investors eyeing events in Ukraine and an ongoing gas payments saga.

By 1319 GMT, the rouble was 0.2% weaker against the dollar at 83.37, earlier clipping 80.3325,...