Today, the Minister of Finance, Octavian Armaşu, and the Governor of the NBM, Sergiu Cioclea, met jointly with the EU Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova, Peter Michalko, and with over 20 European ambassadors accredited in our country.
The Minister of Finance and the Governor of the NBM presented a summary of the main issues discussed during the Annual Meetings of the IMF and the World Bank Group and issues discussed during bilateral meetings with a range of officials from international institutions. The discussions focused on macro-financial developments and on the situation in the banking system. In particular, the progress of the IMF program implementation and the expectations from the upcoming assessment mission were discussed.
The EU Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova appreciated the pace of reforms in the financial - banking sector and mentioned the importance of fulfilling all the commitments taken by the authorities within the IMF program, on which depends the assessment of the economic reforms by the European Union.
It is to be noted that the visit of the Moldovan delegation, led by Octavian Armașu and Sergiu Cioclea, within the IMF and WBG autumn meeting took place on 10-15 October in Washington D.C..