MADRID, April 3 The European Central Bank's current monetary policy remains appropriate, ECB chief economist Peter Praet said in an interview in Spanish newspaper Expansion published on Monday.
Current monetary policy supports the adjustment of euro zone inflation towards a regional target of below, but close to, 2 percent, Praet said.
"Our monetary policy stance thus remains appropriate," he said in an interview conducted March 27. (Reporting by Paul Day; Editing by Sonya Dowsett)
UPDATE 1-Ryan wants to 'get moving' on Iran, Russia sanctions
WASHINGTON, June 22 U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said on Thursday he backs efforts to quickly move legislation to impose new sanctions on Russia and Iran that passed the Senate nearly unanimously but was stalled by a procedural snag in the House.