Rus News Journal

the IMF recommends to the Russian government to toughen budget parametres for 2004

the International currency fund warns Russian the government against easing of a fiscal policy.

" the government of Russia pursues a policy of decrease in taxes and private sector stimulation. Supporting such policy, I want warn against easing of a fiscal policy " - has declared on Friday on a press - conferences the first deputy of the managing director of IMF of Ann Kruger.

as she said, the key role of a fiscal policy consists in opposition to consequences of strengthening of a real rouble exchange rate in the high prices for oil.

Kruger recommended to toughen parametres of the budget of 2004 so that additional incomes of oil were not spent, and have been saved.