The banking system should promote effective operation of the economy. This was stated by President Alexander Lukashenko at the meeting with the Prime Minister and the Chairman of the Board of the National Bank. The head of state emphasized that all the components of the banking sector should be transparent and understandable for our partners, including those in the West. However, the main thing is that the economy should function well. The meeting also discussed preparations for the forthcoming denomination. It is held on the eve of parliamentary elections, which makes it a serious political issue. Therefore, the introduction of new banknotes is to take place as smooth and well-organized as possible.