A new package of EU sanctions will not affect the work of Russian banks, because they can't borrow on the Western markets for several months. About the Agency ITAR-TASS said two sources close to those sanctioned by credit institutions.
"In fact, borrowing became inaccessible to us back in March, when the background of the situation in Crimea value of loans and currency was too high. So compared with July, the situation will not change for us," said one source. The second interviewee said that after July 31, imposed sanctions against the financial sector, the Bank was unable to raise funds even for one day. "Therefore, the reduction of time has no impact," said he.
on 12 September the European Union has published a list of Russian companies against which imposed new sanctions. Under the constraints has got the oil sector (company Rosneft, Transneft and Gazprom Neft) and defense ("Uralvagonzavod", "Oboronprom" and United aircraft Corporation).
Also in the sanctions list last five Russian banks - Sberbank, VTB, Gazprombank, Vnesheconombank and the Russian agricultural Bank. Residents of the EU will not be able to provide them with loans, and to conduct operations with new issues of bonds and other securities with maturity more than 30 days. In the previous package of sanctions envisaged limitation on transactions with securities with a maturity of more than 90 days.
Gambian President Yahya Jammeh, who has ruled the country for 22 years and had expressed the desire to be king, conceded defeat in the presidential elections and agreed to resign. He promised to help the transition to President-elect Adam barrow, who heads the coalition of opposition parties.
Star Madrid "real" Cristiano Ronaldo was involved in fraud on the tax evasion of EUR 150 million. Spiegel says that according to the data portal Football leaks. According to him, the athlete was part of a scheme allegedly created by his agent Jorge Mendes. It also includes the trainer "Manchester United".
Missile firing near the Crimea forced the citizens of Ukraine to test "drive", said the President Petro Poroshenko. He noted that these tests anti-aircraft missiles were intended to protect "the peaceful Ukrainian sky from the aggressor," and they were held, despite all attempts of resistance.