Bulgaria's plans to enter the Eurozone waiting room this spring and to adopt the Euro as its official currency in 2023 are very close to being realized, IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva, who is also of Bulgarian origin, said on Saturday. .
Bulgaria is one of the Balkan countries that has been recognized as a member of the European Union since 2007 and this spring hopes to meet the standards for membership in the Eurozone.
Ms. Georgieva also told Radio BNR that during her meetings at the World Economic Forum in Davos with the President of the European Central Bank, Ms. Christine Lagarde, she noted a very positive approach regarding Bulgaria's inclusion in the Eurozone this spring.
Bulgaria's entry into the Eurozone will bring more economic benefits and monetary stability to the country.
Bulgaria is considered one of the poorest countries in the European Union but still, seen as a whole country is ready to meet the standards of the Eurozone.