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The Central Bank announced the reduction of lending to small and medium-sized businesses

MOSCOW, 23 Mar – PRIME. The number of loans to small and medium-sized businesses in the Russian Federation amounted to 99,650 loans in January, which is 18.1% less than in December last year, according to the materials of the Bank of Russia. medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) loans also decreased and amounted to 99,650 loans (a decrease of 18.1% compared to December 2020), the number of…
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Kudrin told how the government resolved the issue of supporting doctors

MOSCOW, 23 Mar – PRIME. Monitoring of the Accounts Chamber on incentive payments to doctors indicates that the government has managed to resolve the situation, the number of complaints and comments has decreased significantly, said the head of the joint venture Alexei Kudrin at a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. In the spring of last year, Putin ordered to support doctors…
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The Bank of Russia proposes to ban a number of people from working in finance

MOSCOW, 23 Mar – PRIME. The Bank of Russia supports the strengthening of liability for violations of banking secrecy that lead to data leaks, and also proposes to limit the right of those convicted of such crimes to work in the financial sector, said the first deputy head of the information security department of the regulator Artem Sychev. A radical increase in the protection of banking…
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Russian government spending in 2020 turned out to be a record

MOSCOW, March 23 – PRIME. The expenditures of the consolidated budget of Russia for 2020 turned out to be a record in the entire history of Russia since the early 1990s. This is reported by RBC with reference to the opinion of Andrei Chernyavsky, a leading researcher at the HSE Development Center. The experts told how much Russia can get away from the dollar. First of all, this means an…
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