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Money transfers from Russia to Armenia

By Messenger Staff
Monday, February 17
In 2013, private transfers from Russia to Armenia reached $1.6 billion USD. 86% of the total transfers to Armenia come from Russia so that 14% of Armenia’s GDP consists of transfers from Russia. Private transfers in Armenia reached nearly $1.9 billion USD altogether in 2013.

670,000 Armenian citizens entered the Russian Federation in 2013. Only 130,000 managed to legalize their presence in Russia. Others – work and live there illegally.