Rus News Journal

President ETSB retires

the President of the European central bank/ ETSB/ Wim Dejzenberg wants to retire on July, 9th current year.

as the correspondent " passes; News " Dejzenberg has declared on Thursday that has passed the European advice the request for resignation. Thus it has expressed readiness to remain on fast " until heads of the states and EU governments will consider it necessary ".

to retire in July, 2003 Dejzenberg has informed On desire past year.

in 1998 at purpose of first president ETSB for this fast two nominees - Dejzenberg and present operating Bank of France Jean - Claude Trishe were considered. Between heads of the states of the European union has been reached " the oral arrangement " that Frenchman Trishe will replace Netherlander Dejzenberga who already then declared that the full presidential mandate does not intend to work.

But since then Trishe had problems W the French justice in connection with business ABT falsification of the reporting of bank " Kredi Lione " and its purpose in ETSB is under the big question.

thereupon Dejzenberg has declared the readiness, despite the request for resignation, to remain on fast B4 the decision of a question on the heir.