National bank reserves grew in Kazakhstan

KAZAKHSTAN - Net international reserves of the National Bank of Kazakhstan grew by 6 percent or $146.8 million in October.

The National Bank's purchase of exchange on the domestic market, and value earnings on accounts of the Finance Ministry in the National Bank made for the replenishment of net international reserves (hard currency) by the sum of $167.0 million.

Assets in gold reduced at $20.2 million as a result of the gold price decrease on international markets ( by 3.4 percent). The Natio