April 25, 2018 / 8:15 AM / 7 months ago

World Cup may boost Russia GDP by 150-210 bln roubles - org committee

MOSCOW, April 25 (Reuters) - The soccer World Cup could boost Russia’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 150 billion to 210 billion roubles over the next five years, according to a study by the tournament’s organising committee released on Wednesday.

The study said that the World Cup added 867 billion roubles to Russia’s GDP between 2013 and 2018. (Reporting by Jack Stubbs and Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber; Writing by Kevin O’Flynn; Editing by Polina Ivanova)

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