Russian government ‘cautiously optimistic’ on economic growth — deputy PM

The Russian government is still ‘cautiously optimistic’ in its forecast on the country’s economic growth, Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said Wednesday.

The Russian government is still ‘cautiously optimistic’ in its forecast on the country’s economic growth, Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said Wednesday.

"We’re very cautiously optimistic. We do not rely on price growth. Our plan making is based on the conservative forecast, which implies that (oil) prices will remain at the previous level instead of shooting up," he said.

First published by TASS.

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