Putin says to speed up process of switching Crimea systems to rouble

Source: Reuters - Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:37 GMT
Author: Reuters
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MOSCOW, April 17 (Reuters) - Russian president Vladimir Putin said the country would speed up the process of switching Crimea's banking system to the rouble.

Putin said it would take about a month to create a network and open up the needed number of accounts. (Reporting by Vladimir Soldatkin and Polina Devitt; writing by Megan Davies)

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