President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to visit Finland – view the live webcast of the seminar
On Monday 2 October, Minister of Finance Petteri Orpo will meet Sir Suma Chakrabarti, the President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development EBRD. In Helsinki the EBRD President will also attend a seminar of economic transition, which can be viewed live on the internet.
Topics on the agenda in the discussions between Minister Orpo and President Suma Chakrabarti include the current challenges and priorities of the EBRD activities in the changing circumstances.
President Suma Chakrabarti will also speak at the seminar “Building successful economic transition – Finland’s story and future challenges in countries of slowing transition”.
The other keynote speaker is Olli Rehn, Member of the Board of the Bank of Finland. The event is part of Finland’s centenary year programme.
Joanna Tikkanen, Ministerial Adviser, tel. +358 2955 30099, joanna.tikkanen(at)vm.fi