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(Reuters) – Russia’s financial system will contract by no bigger than 5% in 2022, presidential adviser Maxim Oreshkin acknowledged on Thursday, giving a miles more optimistic forecast than the financial system ministry.
The ministry acknowledged this week it expected faulty domestic product (GDP) to contract by 7.8% in 2022. Beforehand, it had acknowledged the financial system became once on target to contract by bigger than 12%, in what is going to be the finest GDP drop since the aftermath of the tumble of the Soviet Union.