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Predictions for 2015 A strange economical idea is forming, dual nations will merge their economy, locking it together. An idea with fruit, but one glaring downside, if one of the leaders sour it all sours.. 17 months.
The facts on: ASTANA, March 20 (Reuters) – “President Vladimir Putin proposed on Friday creating a regional currency union with Belarus and Kazakhstan, Russia’s partners in a political and economic union made up of former Soviet republics.
Putin made his proposal at a meeting with the Belarussian and Kazakh presidents which highlighted the challenges facing the Russian-led Eurasian Economic Union following the fall in global oil prices and the decline of the Russian rouble.
“The time has come to start thinking about forming a currency union,” Putin said after the talks in the Kazakh capital Astana with Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko and Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev.” Quoted by http://finance.yahoo.com/news/