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13.04.2021

IMF improves Russia’s economic growth outlook for this year

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has upgraded its forecast for economic growth in Russia for the second time this year, and now expects GDP to gain as much as 3.8% in 2021.

In its April report, the IMF raised its projections for Russia’s GDP by 0.8% compared to its January outlook,...

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has upgraded its forecast for economic growth in Russia for the second time this year, and now expects GDP to gain as much as 3.8% in 2021.

In its April report, the IMF raised its projections for Russia’s GDP by 0.8% compared to its January outlook,...

13.04.2021

Up to 15 Russian banks to abandon market annually in coming three years

 At least 15 banks will abandon the Russian financial market voluntarily each year in the coming three years, Russia’s rating agency Expert RA projects.

"We expect the number of solvent liquidations of credit organizations to remain high within three years. We project at least 15 banks to abandon the market voluntarily...

 At least 15 banks will abandon the Russian financial market voluntarily each year in the coming three years, Russia’s rating agency Expert RA projects.

"We expect the number of solvent liquidations of credit organizations to remain high within three years. We project at least 15 banks to abandon the market voluntarily...

13.04.2021

Russian equity, currency face new setback, Washington’s bullies pointed at

The rouble weakened on Monday, heading towards a five-month low against the dollar as concerns about Russia's military build-up near the Ukrainian border weighed on market sentiment.

At 0732 GMT, the rouble was 0.3% weaker against the dollar at 77.66, moving towards its weakest level since Nov. 5 of 78.0450, which...

The rouble weakened on Monday, heading towards a five-month low against the dollar as concerns about Russia's military build-up near the Ukrainian border weighed on market sentiment.

At 0732 GMT, the rouble was 0.3% weaker against the dollar at 77.66, moving towards its weakest level since Nov. 5 of 78.0450, which...

13.04.2021

China stocks, yuan end lower as materials, transport firms weigh

China shares dropped on Monday, weighed down by materials and transport stocks, as worries over policy tightening persisted on expectations of upbeat economic data due later this month.

The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 1.7%, to 4,947.75, while the Shanghai Composite index shed 1.1% to 3,412.95.

Leading the declines, the CSI300 materials index...

China shares dropped on Monday, weighed down by materials and transport stocks, as worries over policy tightening persisted on expectations of upbeat economic data due later this month.

The blue-chip CSI300 index fell 1.7%, to 4,947.75, while the Shanghai Composite index shed 1.1% to 3,412.95.

Leading the declines, the CSI300 materials index...

13.04.2021

China steps up measures to sustain economic recovery

Premier Li Keqiang has pledged stronger market regulation measures for raw materials as part of broader steps to reduce business costs and maintain China's major economic indicators within a proper range.

Speaking at a symposium soliciting opinions from experts and entrepreneurs on the economy on Friday, Li stressed the need for...

Premier Li Keqiang has pledged stronger market regulation measures for raw materials as part of broader steps to reduce business costs and maintain China's major economic indicators within a proper range.

Speaking at a symposium soliciting opinions from experts and entrepreneurs on the economy on Friday, Li stressed the need for...


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