Business & Economy

Euro area Finance Minister meet Monday in Brussels

05 May, 2014

Euro area Finance Ministers will attend Monday the Eurogroup meeting, in Brussels, with the participation of Cyprus` Finance Minister Harris Georgiades.

According to the Eurogroup website, Ministers will discuss the economic adjustment programmes of Greece and Portugal and review the post-programme situation in Spain.

Moreover, they will monitor the economic situation in the euro area, including inflation and exchange rate developments, and conduct in-depth reviews in euro area countries, according to the macroeonomic imbalance procedure.
The agenda of Euro area Finance Minister also includes Germany`s updated draft budgetary plan, France`s economic policy priorities and the ESM direct recapitalisation instrument.