The National Bank of Romania (BNR) announced on Friday a reference exchange rate of RON 4.6614/ euro, an increase of 0.21 percent compared to the level reached on Thursday, a new record level.
The national currency thus reaches the lowest value in history for the second time since the beginning of the week.
On Thursday, the euro fell to RON 4.6514, amid political tensions.
On Friday, the euro reached a record high, surpassing the previous record of RON 4.6599 from January 16.
The US dollar drops to RON 3.7984, close to the rate announced yesterday by BNR. On January 15, 2018, USD reached its lowest level against RON in the last three years (December 31, 2014).
According to the central bank, the Swiss franc was quoted at RON 3.9727, up 1.19 (+ 0.3 percent), compared to the RON 3.9608 value announced on Thursday.