08/27/1998 14:42:22 Russia c.bank sets 7.86 rbls to dlr rate for Fri
MOSCOW, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Russia's central bank said on
Thursday it had set an unchanged official rouble dollar exchange
rate of 7.8600 roubles to the dollar for Friday.
The bank cancelled all foreign exchange trading on the main
Moscow Interbank Currency Exchange (MICEX) on Thursday after
traders bid 8.2 roubles to the dollar against offers of 9.5
roubles to the dollar.