Article 2

The Agency shall have a special budget to be prepared on the commercial pattern, and the Agency shall, in its relations with others, be considered a merchant. It shall conduct its business and organise its accounts according to commercial banking rules. The operations of the Agency shall not be subject to the provisions of any other law which imposes prior control, except for the audit of the Agency's accounts and assets. No other authority shall in any way intervene in the conduct of the Agency's business, or interfere with its policy.