Office of the IMF
Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
IMF TA Mission
Concludes Its Work on September 29
A mission team of the IMF’s Monetary and Financial Systems Department (MFD)
headed by Mr. Peter Lõhmus, IMF Senior Economist, worked in Chisinau during
September 18-29, 2006.
The main purpose of the mission was to assist the National Bank in enhancing
the monetary policy operations, as well as to assess the progress made in
establishing a regulator for non-bank financial sector.
This mission overlapped another one, led by Annamaria Kokeny, expert on
exchange regime and regulations, who assisted National Bank in finalizing the
draft Foreign Exchange Law.
After the approval of the IMF management in the nearest future, the Missions
will share the report with relevant parties, including the findings and policy
September 29, 2006