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Russian ruble weakens sharply

Russian ruble weakens sharply

The dollar exceeded 67 rubles on the Moscow Exchange for the first time since May 12. By 10:46 Moscow time, the dollar slowed down growth to 66.77 rubles (+2.31%). The euro exchange rate increased by 4.28% to 70.9 rubles. As …

Dollar drops below 60 rubles on Moscow Exchange

Dollar drops below 60 rubles on Moscow Exchange

The dollar fell below 61.4 rubles on the Moscow Exchange for the first time since January 2020. As of 10:04 Moscow time, the dollar fell by 0.53 rubles to 61.38 rubles. The euro fell by 0.15 ruble to 64.25 rubles. As of …

Dollar drops to 74 rubles, euro drops to 79 rubles

Dollar drops to 74 rubles, euro drops to 79 rubles

The euro dropped by 3.61% to 78.94 rubles during the trading session on the Moscow Exchange, according to trading data. The euro declined to 79 rubles last time on April 8 of this year. The dollar lost 3.13% at the same time …

Russia central bank lifts ban on buying foreign currency

Russia central bank lifts ban on buying foreign currency

The Russian central bank has relaxed temporary capital control measures, which were introduced to support the domestic currency and prevent capital outflows. According to the Bank of Russia, starting on April 18, domestic banks are once …

Ruble down against euro, dollar by over 4-5%

Ruble down against euro, dollar by over 4-5%

The ruble weakened against the euro and the dollar by more than 4-5% during foreign currency trading on Moscow Exchange on Monday compared with the previous closing. According to trading data as of 10:28 am Moscow time, the dollar …

Euro drops below 80 rubles first time since summer 2020

Euro drops below 80 rubles first time since summer 2020

The euro fell by 1.45% to 80.26 rubles on the Moscow Exchange on Friday. As of 13:38 Moscow time, the euro fell to 79.98 rubles (-1.8%). The last time the euro exchange rate was below the level of 80 rubles was in July 2020. The dollar …

Russia eases some curbs on transferring money abroad

Russia eases some curbs on transferring money abroad

Russia's central bank said on Friday it was softening restrictions on foreign fund transfers for individuals for a six-month period. The bank said the measures, which raise an earlier limit on funds that can be transferred abroad, …

Europe refuses to pay for gas in Russian rubles

Europe refuses to pay for gas in Russian rubles

German Economy Minister Robert Habeck on Wednesday said if Russia insisted that existing contracts be paid in rubles rather than the agreed euro and dollar denominations, it would be in breach of contract as well as a war monger. …

Dollar exchange rate down below 85 rubles

Dollar exchange rate down below 85 rubles

The dollar exchange rate went down below 85 rubles as Tuesday trading opened on Moscow Exchange, while the euro reached 93 rubles for the first time since February 28, according to trading data.

Euro drops below 100 rubles

Euro drops below 100 rubles

The euro and dollar exchange rates slipped against the ruble during the foreign exchange trading on Moscow Exchange on Friday, according to trading data. As of 14:07 am Moscow time, the dollar exchange rate was down by 3.6% at …

Armenia offers Russia to use dram for trading

Armenia offers Russia to use dram for trading

Armenia's Ministry of Economy and the Central Bank are negotiating with Russian partners to use the Armenian currency - dram - in operations of export of Armenian goods, Armenian Economy Minister Vahan Kerobyan told lawmakers in the …

Ruble down against dollar in early trading on Moscow Exchange

Ruble down against dollar in early trading on Moscow Exchange

The ruble slightly weakened against the dollar and the euro during foreign exchange trading on Moscow Exchange on Monday. As of 10:25 am Moscow time, the dollar exchange rate was up by 0.17% at 105 rubles, while the euro exchange rate …

Why dollar not rising anymore?

Why dollar not rising anymore?

The Russian rouble was little changed in early Moscow trade on Friday, stabilising after heavy losses over the last two weeks, after the central bank further restricted access to foreign currency. At 07:40 GMT, the rouble was 1.4% …

Dollar exchange rate nears 120 rubles

Dollar exchange rate nears 120 rubles

The ruble touched a record low to the dollar and the euro on the Moscow Exchange on Thursday. The dollar exchange rate reached 118 rubles, the euro rose to 125 rubles. Trading on Moscow …