30 percent fee on currency exchange transactions imposed in Belarus

December 19, 2014

epa04535015 People queue to buy foreign currency in front of a board listing foreign currency rates against the Belarussian ruble outside an exchange office in Minsk, Belarus, 19 December 2014. Belarus’s National Bank imposed a fee of 30 percent on foreign currency sale for both individuals and businesses. EPA/TATYANA ZENKOVICH