Putin proposed to leave the Governor for a second term


RIA Novosti

The candidacy of Elvira Nabiullina will be submitted to the state Duma to extend its powers on a post of the Chairman of the Central Bank. On Wednesday, March 22, said Russian President Vladimir Putin at a meeting with the head of the Central Bank, reports TASS.

“I intend to submit your candidacy to the State Duma for the next term as President of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation” — leads the Agency of his word.

The head of state expects that the Bank of Russia under the leadership of Nabiullina will “act as well independently, confidently will behave”.

According to him, Central Bank actions always cause a reaction and expert circles, and society. “Opinion is always at odds about what and how does the Central Bank. However, quite obvious is the fact that the Central Bank, under your leadership, has done much to stabilize the situation in the whole economy, for the stable development of the banking sector and the financial sector”, — said Putin.

Elvira Nabiullina, the head of the Bank of Russia in 2013. C 2007 to 2012 — Minister of economic development. A graduate of the Economics faculty of Moscow state University, member of the world fellowship program at Yale University (2007), the world’s best Central Bank chief by Euromoney magazine (2015). Awarded the order “For merits before Fatherland” IV degree.

Under current legislation Bank of Russia Chairman shall be appointed for four years.