CNB keeps interest rates unchanged

At its meeting today, the CNB Bank Board kept interest rates unchanged. The two-week repo rate (2W repo rate) thus remains at 7%, the discount rate at 6% and the Lombard rate at 8%. The Bank Board also decided that the CNB will continue to prevent excessive fluctuations of the koruna exchange rate.

A press conference for accredited journalists attended by Governor Aleš Michl will be held at 3.45 p.m. in room MP614 (the CNB’s historical building, entrance from Senovážné náměstí, Prague 1).

Accredited journalists must confirm their attendance at the press conference by e-mail ( or telephone (+420 224 412 013) by 3 p.m. today.

Petra Krmelová
Director of the Communications Division and CNB Spokesperson