12 Nov 2009 15:20

Belarus could place Eurobonds in 2010

MINSK. Nov 12 (Interfax) - Belarus intends to place sovereign Eurobonds in 2010, Finance Minister Andrei Kharkovets told reporters.

"A decision to place could be reached this year, and the placement itself would take place next year," he said.

Kharkovets said Russia's Sberbank might arrange the placement, but that the Finance Ministry had not yet issued a mandate and the selection process was ongoing.