People walk past the headquarters of Russian Central Bank in Moscow. Agence France-Presse/ File
Profits in Russia’s banking sector rose to 70 billion roubles ($975 million) in June from just 500 million roubles in May, which included some weeks of lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, the central bank said in a report on Friday.
Russian Central Bank (CB) held its key interest rate at record low level of 4.25% and said it will not cut rates further, instead planning to start gradually raising them at some point in the future when inflation stabilises near its target.
The Russian central bank (CB) is developing new criteria for a maximum debt level for domestic companies to prevent any possible systemic risk at an early stage, Elizaveta Danilova, head of the bank’s financial stability department, told Reuters.
Moscow is emerging as a vibrant tourist destination, with particular emphasis on fostering ties with Gulf countries, especially the UAE. In recent years, various measures have been implemented to enhance the travel experience to Moscow and make it more convenient and enjoyable for
Gregonis praised Dubai as an innovative city with 12 US companies that have innovation centres where they showcase their latest technologies. She expressed her pride in the American national companies that are showcasing their latest achievements, especially in the field of the automotive industry.
The announcement was made following FATF’s plenary meetings, held between 19th to 23rd February, in the capital of France, Paris.