Putin, cenbank governor say Russian Sberbank's privatisation not on agenda

January 29, 2016 12:25 PM

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MOSCOW Jan 29 Selling off a central bank-owned stake in Sberbank, Russia's largest lender by assets, is not on the agenda, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Central Bank Governor Elvira Nabiullina said on Friday.

"We will not return to this issue (Sberbank's privatisation) in the medium term," Putin told a meeting with Nabiullina and key economic ministers with whom he was discussing privatisation plans for 2016.

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