Bulgarian & Romanian governors attend ECB meeting

The European Central Bank has said that the governors of the Bulgarian National Bank and National Bank of Romania attended the meeting of the ECB's General Council on Thursday.

Mr Iskrov (Bulgarian National Bank) and Mr Isarescu (National Bank of Romania), the Governors of the two acceding country central banks (ACCBs), have today, for the first time, participated as observers at a meeting of the General Council of the ECB.

In March 2005, similar to the approach applied to the ten acceding coun