Source Pravda.Ru

Russia to make next payments to IMF earlier than scheduled

The Russian Finance Ministry will make another debt payment to the IMF onSeptember 6 for $28.56m and EUR 27.179m, the ministry's press servicereported to RBC. This payment was due on September 8, however, funds willbe transferred earlier than scheduled because September 8 is Sunday. On thewhole, Russia is to repay about $1.5bn to the International Monetary Fundthis year..