MOSCOW Russia suffered a $1 billion (£784 million) shortfall in export revenues in the first two weeks of May after the discovery of contaminated oil disrupted pipeline flows to Europe, a Reuters calculation showed.
MOSCOW Russia's central bank is now seen cutting rates in the third quarter of 2019, sooner than previously expected, as inflation is on track to slow after peaking in March, a monthly Reuters poll showed on Tuesday.
* Next rate-setting meeting on June 14
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MOSCOW The Russian central bank is expected to keep interest rates unchanged on Friday, indicating it may consider cutting rates later this year, a Reuters poll showed on Monday.
MOSCOW The Russian central bank is likely to cut interest rates near the end of this year after inflationary expectations stabilised over the past month, a Reuters monthly poll of 19 analysts and economists showed on Friday.
MOSCOW Russia wants to borrow more in the second quarter this year, and it plans to implement a new bond-offering mechanism and take advantage of growing global demand for its debt, a senior ministry official said.
MOSCOW The Russian rouble strengthened on Monday to remain the world's best-performing currency year-to-date as it received a boost from details of a report on Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election.
* Next rate-setting meeting due on April 26
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* TCS's GDRs jump on London Exchange
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