The Finance Ministry launches on Thursday, May 2, a new issue of state bonds for individuals, part of the Thesaurus programme, due in 1, 2, 3 and 5 years with annual interest rates of 3.5%, 4%, 4.5% and 5% respectively. The incomes are not taxable.
The state bonds may be purchased during May 2-May 31 from the State Treasury offices and during May 2-May 30 from the Romanian Post offices in the urban areas and during May 2-May 29 in the rural areas.
The state bonds in the Thesaurus Programme are transferable and may be redeemed in advance.
In the first four months of 2019, more than 26,000 Romanians have invested in state bonds over RON 1.4 billion, most bonds being subscribed in Bucharest, Prahova County, Cluj County and Arges County.