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Belarus slaps 30 percent fee at currency exchanges
Belarus has imposed a 30 percent fee on currency exchange transactions in an effort to contain panic that has spilled over from neighboring Russia. The Belarusian National Bank announced Friday that it ...(12/19/2014 8:30:56 AM)
Belarus Steps Up Capital Controls to Stem Ex-Soviet Currency Rot
The measures announced by the central bank in Minsk range from an increase to 50 percent of the share of mandatory sales of foreign revenue for companies to a 30 percent charge on currency purchases by individuals and legal entities, according to a statement today.(12/19/2014 5:57:58 PM)
Belarus moves to protect currency
Belarus's central bank moves to protect its currency by imposing a new tax, as it feels the knock-on effects of the fall in the Russian rouble.(12/19/2014 1:07:33 PM)
Belarus's Lukashenko demands that trade with Russia be in dollars, euros
Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko has demanded that Belarus's transactions with Russia be settled in dollars or euros because of the slump in the value of Russia's rouble, the official news agency ...(12/18/2014 5:11:47 AM)
Belarus's Lukashenko, Ukraine's Poroshenko to meet in Kiev on Sunday
MINSK/KIEV (Reuters) - Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko and Ukraine's Petro Poroshenko will meet on Sunday, Belarus's official news agency Belta reported. A spokesman for Poroshenko the meeting between the two men in Kiev "was entirely unrelated" to the international contact group seeking to resolve the separatist conflict in east Ukraine. Belarus is a close ally of Russia but also has ...(12/19/2014 9:42:02 AM)
Belarus Slaps Fee on Dollar Purchases to Prevent Currency Meltdown
Belarus has slapped a 30 percent commission on foreign currency purchases in an effort to rein in demand for dollars and euros and prevent a currency crisis like the one that struck Russia earlier in the week.(12/19/2014 1:51:44 PM)
Belarus imposes 30 per cent fee at currency exchanges to stem spillover panic from Russia
MINSK, Belarus - Belarus has imposed a 30 per cent fee on any currency exchange transactions in an effort to contain any panic that has spilled over from neighbouring Russia.(12/19/2014 7:31:26 AM)
Belarus Tightens Control Over Online Media
Belarus approves new bill tightening control over online news media(12/17/2014 4:01:03 PM)
Belarus Slaps 30% Fee on Currency Exchanges
Belarus Slaps 30% Fee on Currency Exchanges(12/19/2014 8:31:05 AM)
Russian ruble drop causes fear of devaluation in Belarus
(12/19/2014 10:58:52 AM)
Source: Yahoo