Russia, Belarus interbank currency board meets

The Interbank currency board of Russia and Belarus was due to meet in Vladimir on Friday 13 February to discuss relations between the two countries regarding the introduction of the single currency and common monetary policy.

Sergei Ignatyev, chairman of the central bank of Russia, and Governor of the National Bank of Belarus, Pyotr Prokopovich, were to take part in the meeting, the 17th meeting of the Board.

The National Bank of Belarus reported that the Board would consider the economic situa