Economy Minister Kairat Kelimbetov doesn’t see the Russian rouble in the capacity of the global reserve currency
If we talk of some reserve currency in our region, it should be a basket of the China’s renminbi, the Russia’s rouble and the Kazakh tenge: Kelimbetov.
Don’t put all eggs in one basket: National Bank Governor Gregory Marchenko
According to him, it’s advisable to keep 50% of your savings in tenge with the other 50% kept in some other currency chosen at your own discretion.
Exchange rate will reach 142-144 tenge for US dollar in 2011
Experts of BTA Analitika are expecting tenge to keep strengthening in 2011.
National Bank of Kazakhstan planning currency swap operations with China and Russia
Both the yuan and the ruble are growing more demanded to service external trade: Gregory Marchenko, Head of Kazakhstan’s National Bank.