BERLIN (Dow Jones) – The Federal Government has welcomed on Friday found the friendly settlement in the matter of Bundesbank board member Thilo Sarrazin , who on Thursday agreed with the Federal Reserve be leaving office . ( Reuters photo 🙂
"It is good that there is this agreement is now, and that is why the Bundesbank is now back to work in peace in their important tasks, " government spokesman Steffen Seibert said in Berlin.
Further evaluation of the process , he refused , citing from the independence of the Bundesbank, the government " hold in very high esteem . " Seibert said that the government had played no role. "The Federal Government has made no impact on that decision , not the decision of its Executive Board , which is completely independent , and certainly not natural to the decision of Mr. Sarrazin . "
The Bundesbank had announced on Thursday evening that the parties of its cooperation with a view of the public debate "to the end of the month would end by mutual agreement.
– By Andreas Kissler , Dow Jones Newswires
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