Mugur Isărescu: National Bank of Romania - 140th anniversary

Speech by Mr Mugur Isărescu, Governor of the National Bank of Romania, Bucharest, 29 April 2020.

Central bank speech  | 
29 April 2020
PDF full text
 |  2 pages

Early this year, we found ourselves during challenging times, under an awful threat of medical nature, which has affected our lives, as well as the global economy. Many sectors have experienced sudden stops. The negative effects of COVID-19 pandemic have required the adoption of comprehensive and coordinated packages of measures in order to respond to lockdowns and deterioration of economies, trying at the same time to establish grounds for future opening up and strategies for restarting the activities.