18 Jun 2010 11:58

Medvedev reaffirms course to fight inflation

ST.PETERSBURG. June 18 (Interfax) - Fighting inflation remains a priority for Russia, President Dmitry Medvedev said.

"We hope inflation will stand at around 6%, which is already a good result for us," Medvedev said at the St.Petersburg Economic Forum.

"Fighting inflation perhaps remains one of the most important tasks for us," he said.