Russian Ministry of Finance

Russian government buys Sberbank

Russian Finance Ministry announced that it would purchase the central bank’s stake in Sberbank, Russia’s largest lender. The finance ministry said it would buy the central bank’s 50%-plus-one-share stake in Sberbank …

Russia's crude export duty to be raised in winter

Russia's crude export duty will be increased by $2.2 to $90.5 per ton from December 1, 2019, according to the Russian Finance Ministry's website. Russia's current crude export duty is $88.3 per tonne. From October …

Russia’s budget surplus reaches 3.071 tln rubles

Russia’s budget surplus increased to 3.071 trillion rubles in January–October, as compared with 2.987 trillion rubles in January–September,according to the Russian Finance Ministry materials. Budget revenue amounted to …

Finance Ministry: Russia’s budget policy stable

Russia’s budget policy is stable and poses no inflation risks, Russian Deputy Finance Minister Vladimir Kolychev said at the S&P Global Ratings 2019. He noted that it will remain stable even if around 1 …

Russia becomes leader in dumping dollar

Russia has became one of the main drivers in the process of dedollarization last year, the European Central Bank said in its June report on the strengthening of the role of the euro in the global economy. According to the authors of the …