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Russian economy seen to shrink 9.5% in Q2 2020

May 22, 2020 - 9:00 AM

After sluggish growth in the 1st quarter of 2020, Russia expects its 2nd quarter gross domestic product to plummet as coronavirus restrictions bite

A woman walks on a deserted street past the Vysoko-Petrovsky Monastery in downtown Moscow on April 16, 2020, during a strict lockdown in Russia to stop the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus. (Photo by Dimitar DILKOFF / AFP)

Russia Q1 2020 economic growth slows to 1.6%

May 20, 2020 - 12:45 AM

This is lower than the Russian economy ministry's forecast of 1.8%. But the 2nd quarter figure is expected to be much worse as the full impact of the coronavirus lockdown is felt.

STOCKING UP. A woman stands by partially empty shelves at a local supermarket in Moscow, Russia, on March 17, 2020. Photo by Natalia Kolesnikova/AFP