Medvedev will hold session of Presidential Council on Strategic DevelopmentRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 25, 1:49
Moldovan court issues warrant for arrest of opposition figureheadWorld October 25, 1:33
Ukraine’s prosecutor general seen as possible successor to President Poroshenko — MPWorld October 25, 0:23
51 ceasefire violations reported in Syria in past day — Russian reconciliation centerWorld October 24, 23:32
Two Ukrainian cities support initiative for broader status of Russian languageWorld October 24, 23:31
Russian Baltic Fleet’s training ship Smolny ends its visit to GreeceMilitary & Defense October 24, 21:23
Diplomat: US needs alleged attack on Russian ministry website to hype up cyberwar topicRussian Politics & Diplomacy October 24, 21:03
IOC confirms talks between Thomas Bach and Russia’s whistleblowing couple StepanovsSport October 24, 20:34
Scottish rockers Nazareth will record album with new vocalist in 2017Society & Culture October 24, 20:23
MOSCOW, December 04. /ITAR-TASS/. The Central Bank of Russia expects that the growth rates of unsecured loans will decline by 35 percent in 2013, the bank’s governor, Elvira Nabiullina, told a conference of the All-Russia People’s Front on Wednesday.
This was not only the result of measures taken by the Central Bank, this means that “the country’s banks also pursue a cautious policy,” she said.
The Central Bank of Russia would introduce additional measures to protect citizens from obtrusive proposals for high-interest loans, Nabiullina said.
Speaking of loans that had often been issued through credit cards, she said, “we need to block obtrusive issuance of such loans to consumers.