On account of the National Bank, which opened in the People's Bank of China, enrolled 6,000,000,000 yuan, equivalent to 900 million U.S. dollars.
This was announced today that the National Bank board, stsverdivshy that the listing of "a positive impact on the volume of international reserves Republic of Belarus. "
In marte 2009and the leading banks of the two countries signed an agreement on exchange transaction "swap" (exchange of assets) to facilitate bilateral trade and investment. size of this deal — 20 billion yuan.
Presidential candidate, director of the Center Mises Yaroslav Romanchuk commented for "Freedom" is the message:
"This is the money that Belarusian side may be used exclusively for the purchase of Chinese goods. For who else sells for yuan? This is a step in order to make it more attractive trade between the two countries, to remove the barriers that exist in the balance of payments. And not to be used, for example, dollars or euros or any other currency.
— It is good. But this is a purely technical measure. And therefore it can not be regarded as the Chinese assistance to Belarus a loan or assistance in securing financial stability. "