PRAGUE, Feb 6 (Reuters) - The Czech central bank (CNB) left borrowing costs near zero on Wednesday and said its new forecast continued to imply further monetary policy easing although it was seen as less urgent.
Following are comments by Governor Miroslav Singer at a news conference following the bank's meeting:
'The gist of the forecast is that we may need monetary policy easing. The need may look less urgent but still is here. The urgency change is due to the fact that monetary policy conditions relaxed due to foreign exchange rate easing. That's were we stand now.'
(Reporting by Jana Mlcochova and Robert Mueller) Keywords: CZECH RATES/HIGHLIGHTS
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