The fund sees capital outflow of 100 billion US dollars this year, the IMF’s mission chief to Russia said on Wednesday.
Antonio Spilimbergo also told reporters that international sanctions imposed on Moscow over the crisis in Ukraine were hurting the Russian economy and threatened investment.
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He added that there were also further risks to the IMF’s growth forecast for Russia in 2014 and that the Fund forecast 1 per cent growth for Russia in 2015.
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