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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Swiss Credits for CIS

The Swiss government said it had approved credit guarantees of 200 million Swiss francs ($136 million) to cover commercial loans to several republics in the Commonwealth of Independent States.

A government statement said the guarantees would cover 100 million francs for Russia, 30 million for Ukraine, 20 million for Belarus and 50 million for the Central Asian republics.