The National Bank of Belarus (NBB) on Wednesday announced its decision to tighten monetary policy in 2014 but said that it would continue securing high interest on rubel deposits.
Banks in Belarus have lowered their rates on individuals’ rubel deposits to levels no higher than 45 percent per annum, while rates on rubel deposits for legal entities have fallen to 35 percent.
The Advisory Council under the aegis of the National Bank of Belarus (NBB) held a meeting in Minsk on October 16 to discuss measures to limit banks' lending to businesses.
The National Bank of Belarus (NBB) has invited people to go to its website and vote for a logo and slogan of its campaign to increase the public's financial literacy.
Belarus had an export surplus of $369.2 million in foreign trade in goods and services in the first half of 2013, reported the National Bank.
Belarus does not plan to ask Anti-crisis Fund of Eurasian Economy Community for new loan, National Bank head says
At the same time Ms. Yermakova expressed hope that Belarus would receive the sixth, final tranche of the Anti-crisis Fund’s $3-billion stabilization loan before the end of the year...
The National Bank of Belarus (NBB) has abandoned plans to regulate the country's closed-end leasing market, Alyaksandr Tsybulka, head of an association of businesses operating in the industry, told reporters in Minsk on Thursday.
The Council of Ministers is considering the possibility of lifting a ban on the issuance of foreign currency loans to individuals for the construction and purchase of housing...
The enactment of amendments to the Banking Code have made the National Bank of Belarus (NBB) somewhat more independent, NBB deputy head Mikalay Luzhin told reporters in Minsk on Tuesday.
The NBB dismissed the rumors as a provocation and “utter rubbish\"...
The National Bank of Belarus (NBB) will not increase the money supply to ensure meeting the GDP growth target for this year...
The National Bank of Belarus (NBB) may increase its base refinance rate in November, head Nadzeya Yermakova told reporters in Minsk on October 18.
Alyaksandr Lukashenka, by his August 17 edict, appointed Pyotr Prakapovich, a former head of the National Bank of Belarus, as presidential aide...
Global economic crisis may lead to unpredictable fluctuations in foreign currencies’ exchange rates in Belarus, says deputy head of National Bank
The global economic crisis may lead to unpredictable fluctuations in foreign currencies’ exchange rates in Belarus, Syarhey Dubkow, deputy head of the National Bank, said in an interview posted on the Bank’s website on Tuesday.