KIEV, January 24, /ITAR-TASS/. Kiev branch no 6 of Sberbank of Russia Joint Stock Company in Kreschatik street has suspended operations.
“This was done for safety of clients and bank officials,” a source in the press service of Sberbank of Russia Joint Stock Company told ltar-Tass.
The branch of the bank is situated close to Independence Square where actions of the opposition continue for two months. Moreover, clashes between radical protesters and law enforcers last for six days in nearby Grushevskogo street.
Other branches of the bank work as usual, the press service said. Sberbank of Russia Joint Stock Company (Ukraine) is the 100-percent subsidiary of Sberbank of Russia Joint Stock Company (Russian Federation) and is among top ten financial institutions of Ukraine for the size of assets. The bank has 210 branches in Ukraine.