Rus News Journal

The Russian Federation and Germany will sign the agreement on preschedule repayment of a debt


the Agreement on preschedule repayment of a debt of the Russian Federation and the former Soviet Union will be signed today in Berlin between the governments of Russia and Germany, the radio station " informs; the Beacon .
Earlier, on June, 16th 2006., the Parisian club of creditors has agreed on preschedule repayment 22 mlrd dollars of the Russian debt. Thus Russia agrees to pay ahead of schedule Germany 7,7 mlrd debt dollars, and also 700 million dollars of indemnification.
during a meeting of Ministers of Finance of the countries G8 passed on June, 10th in St.-Petersburg, the arrangement on repayment by Russia in 2006 has been reached. A debt to Germany at a rate of 1,3 mlrd euro.
we will remind, on April, 27th 2006. The president of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin has declared that Russia this year is ready to extinguish debts against the Parisian club completely. Minister of Finance Alexey Kudrin, in turn, has specified that it is a question of repayment of a debt of the former USSR in volume hardly more 23 mlrd dollars Earlier Russia has submitted the corresponding offer for consideration the countries - creditors of the Parisian club.
in the summer 2005. Russia has returned to the countries - to creditors of the Parisian club 15 mlrd dollars
the State external debt of the Russian Federation, on methodology of the Ministry of Finance, for 2005. It was reduced with 114,1 mlrd dollars (19,3 % of gross national product) to 81,5 mlrd dollars (10,6 % of gross national product). During 2005. Considerable payments on an external public debt, including preschedule, - the rest of a debt to the International currency fund at a rate of 3,3 mlrd dollars and 15 mlrd dollars to the Parisian club of creditors have been made.