Tag: duma

November 19, 2014 BY LeapRate Staff

Russian lawmakers postpone second reading of FX bill – again

One of the biggest jurisdictions in the world is still without a Forex law, as lawmakers remain reluctant to discuss the Forex bill. The second reading of Russia's Forex bill, which was supposed to be finally held yesterday, got postponed again. A protocol from a meeting of the Council of the State Duma (the lower…

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November 05, 2014 BY Mike Fox

Russia may ban circulation of US dollar

The State Duma has already been submitted a relevant bill banning and terminating the circulation of USD in Russia, APA’s Moscow correspondent reports. If the bill is approved, Russian citizens will have to close their dollar accounts in Russian banks within a year and exchange their dollars in cash to Russian ruble or other countries’…

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