Even the high of today's deals on US currency has not exceeded 31.89 RUR/USD in the second half the day. This rate is only RUR0.01 higher than the official dollar rate set by the Russian Central Bank.
Dealers of commercial banks also point to favorable ruble liquidity and a lack of deficit of ruble resources at commercial banks amid the low level of deals on the interbank market. One-day ruble credit rates have been only 2-3 percent. Nevertheless, the activity of participants on the interbank market has also been rather inconsiderable. The trade volume of deals with tomorrow settlements amounted to $37m at 13:30. This figure is more than four times lower than the trade volume at the morning session on January 8.
The discovery of the submarine has unveiled a few "inconsistencies." For example, how can one explain the fact that the sub was found where it needed to be searched for from the start?
When on a state visit to Singapore, Russian President Vladimir Putin promised to revisit the discussion of the 1956 Declaration between the USSR and Japan regarding the issue of the peace treaty with Japan
The TurkStream, which runs along the bottom of the Black Sea from Russia's Anapa to Turkey, will consist of two lines, each with a capacity of 15.75 billion cubic meters of gas a year