MOSCOW, February 5. /TASS/ The exchange rate of the dollar to the ruble at the opening of Thursday's trade on the Moscow Exchange went up by 1.01 rubles to reach 69 rubles per dollar.
The euro added 69 kopecks to 78.2 rubles. Russia's Micex index declined 0.6% at the opening of Thursday's trade to reach 1646.
Meanwhile Brent crude oil at ICE London trading declines 1.22% to $53.2 per barrel.