NBS leaves key interest rates unchanged

The Board of the National Bank of Slovakia (NBS) decided to keep interest rates unchanged at its monthly session on Monday August 30.

The two-week repayment tender limit rate therefore remains at 4.5 percent, the overnight refinancing rate at 6 percent, and the overnight sterilisation rate at 3 percent, the news wire TASR wrote.

The decision is due mainly to the positive development of the country's net inflation, NBS Governor Marian Jusko told the press.

"The net inflation indicator, without fu