Putin: Russia fulfills all obligations to international creditors

Putin: Russia fulfills all obligations to international creditors


External debt of Russia decreased by 13% compared with 2014, significantly reduced the outflow of capital, and in the third quarter of this year registered a net inflow, said the President of Russia Vladimir Putin during the annual press conference.

MOSCOW, 17 Dec. Russia fully fulfills all obligations to international lending institutions, despite the existing restrictions, said the President of Russia Vladimir Putin during the annual press conference.

According to him, external debt of Russia decreased by 13% compared with 2014, significantly reduced the outflow of capital, and in the third quarter of this year registered a net inflow.

“As for reducing the debt burden, very important and important positive indicator. This is the flip side of the coin, associated with the so-called sanctions. Of course, it would be nice if we had access to the external markets for refinancing, and all the money remained within the economy of Russia, helped to develop. On the other hand, prescrizione — also a bad sign. And so we, in spite of all restrictions, fully performed all our obligations to our partners, including to credit and foreign organizations. We all paid on time and in full”, — Putin said.

Total aggregate debt including debt of the financial institutions of the Russian Federation, as the head of the state has declined, which is a positive indicator.

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