Press Announcement from the meeting of the Inter-Ministerial Working Group on the Integration of Poland with the Economic and Monetary Union
Another meeting of the Inter-Ministerial Working Group of the National Bank of Poland (NBP) and the Ministry of Finance (MOF) on the integration of Poland with the Economic and Monetary Union was held on 28 January 2005. The meeting was chaired by Krzysztof Rybiński (NBP Deputy President) and Wiesław Szczuka (Undersecretary of State at the MOF).
During the meeting, the Group discussed the assessment by the European Commission of exchange rate stability criterion on the basis of selected member states.
The assessment of the Update of the Convergence Programme of Poland, prepared by the European Commission, was also discussed.
In addition, discussions included the subject, the scope, and the schedule of the Group's further tasks and, in particular, the need to adapt the frequency of the Group's meetings to current needs. It was decided that the Group would meet at least every quarter.