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  • Octavian Armașu, Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    1st Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 606;


  • Vladimir Munteanu, First Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    2nd Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 606;


  • Cristina Harea, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    3rd Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 607;

  • Ion Sturzu, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Moldova

    4th Monday of the month: 14.00-17.00;
    Appointment: +373 22 822 607.

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The Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova (NBM) approved unanimously, at today’s extraordinary meeting, the amendment to p.3 of the Decision of 20 March 2020 on the NBM interest rates level and required reserves ratio.

The Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova approved unanimously, in an extraordinary meeting, a decision by which recommends the licensed banks to refrain from distributing dividends to shareholders and other forms of capital distribution, at least until 30 September 2020. 

The decision refers to the legal entities whose financial situation is temporarily affected due to the state of emergency and the economic consequences generated by COVID-19.

In February 2020, the total amount of net money transfers from abroad made in favour of individuals via licensed banks of the Republic of Moldova amounted to US$ 94.64 million (increasing by 7.0% as against February 2019).

National Bank will continue to use all available instruments to meet the objectives of price stability and to strengthen the banking sector that is well-capitalized and resilient.

The regulation comes to complement the set of acts necessary for the implementation of the new banking law, in the context of the legislation harmonization with the European standards and international instruments 

The regulation on the outsourcing of the bank's activities and operations comes to improve the banks' activity in terms of prudence and meets the European standards in this regard.

The Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova (NBM) adopted on 17 March 2020 a decision that allow licensed banks to manage flexibly the payment obligations of individuals in difficulty to pay their contracted loans under the conditions of state of emergency.

The National Bank of Moldova (NBM) imposes a set of measures to prevent the COBID-19 spread and to ensure the further functionality of the financial and banking system of the country.

The reforms carried out during the last three years in the banking sector of the Republic of Moldova are appreciated positively by the IMF.

The National Bank of Moldova encourages the citizens to use cashless payment methods, such as internet applications and mobile payments, secure e-commerce payments and the cards for paying the goods and services in commercial points. These methods are more hygienic than the cash use and represent a good practice for preventing the spread of communicable diseases, including the COVID-19 virus.

The Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova (NBM) decided unanimously to decrease the base rate applied to the main short-term monetary policy operations by 1,0 percentage points, as from 5,5 percent to 4,5 percent annually. 

În luna ianuarie 2020, prin intermediul băncilor licențiate au fost transferate din străinătate în favoarea persoanelor fizice mijloace bănești în valoare netă de 86,57 mil. USD (în creștere cu 0,8 la sută comparativ cu ianuarie 2019 ).

Under the Law no. 202 of 6 October 2018 regarding bank activity, the Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova has established the O-SII buffer rates for banks that are Other Systemically Important Institutions.

Are you a student or pupil in high school and want to be involved in promoting financial education? If yes, the financial education project „Learn! Give sense to money” offers you this opportunity.

The National Bank of Moldova carried out today The Career Day dedicated to students and Master’s level students of higher education institutions, who are interested in the financial and banking career path.

A financial education podcast is launched today by the National Bank of Moldova and the Economic Press Club.

More than 100 students and Master’s level students of the country’s higher education institutions are expected on Tuesday, 18 February 2020, at the National Bank of Moldova (NBM) to learn more about the central bank’s activity.

The Executive Board of the National Bank of Moldova set the rate of the countercyclical capital buffer (CCyB) applied to credit exposures situated in the Republic of Moldova, based on the CCyB guide calculated as of the third quarter of 2019.

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