Macron shifts focus away from eurozone reform to court Merkel

By |december 13th, 2017|Angela Merkel, Ecofin, Emmanuel Macron, EU finance ministers, Eurogroup, Eurogroup Presidency, Eurozone, eurozone reform, finance ministers, France, Germany, News|

French President Emmanuel Macron, concerned that a divisive discussion over eurozone reform might undermine his broader European agenda, has begun prioritizing other areas of EU cooperation, French officials say.

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Portugal scores again, landing Eurogroup presidency

By |december 5th, 2017|Eurogroup, Eurogroup Presidency, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, Mário Centeno, News|

Portuguese Finance minister Mário Centeno became on Monday the new president of the Eurogroup as he promised to bring consensus across the aisle to strengthen the eurozone. 

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Candidate list for Eurogroup chief to be published on 1 December

By |november 24th, 2017|Bruno Le Maire, Carlo Padoan, Dana Reizniece-Ozola, EPP, Eurogroup, Eurogroup Presidency, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, Johan Van Overtveldt, Mário Centeno, News, Peter Kažimír, Pierre Gramegna, socialists|

The chairman of euro zone finance ministers, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, will announce on 1 December the names of those who applied to succeed him, but there are still no clear front-runners for the election that will happen three days later.

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France and Juncker disagree over eurozone priorities

By |september 15th, 2017|Bruno Le Maire, Eurogroup, Eurogroup Presidency, eurozone enlargement, eurozone integration, News|

France’s Economy and Finance minister Bruno Le Maire said that the priority should be eurozone integration before accepting new members, as European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker defended this week.

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Dijsselbloem to remain until January to allow EU top job rethink

By |september 15th, 2017|ECB, Estonian Presidency, Eurogroup, Eurogroup Presidency, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, News|

Acting Dutch finance minister, Jeroen Dijssselbloem will continue as Eurogroup President until the end of his mandate in January despite the parties in his country are close to forming a coalition government, after the arduous talks held since the elec...

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Dijsselbloem defends legacy during critical plenary

By |april 27th, 2017|Eurogroup, Eurogroup Presidency, European Parliament, Greece, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, News|

Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem came under fire today (27 April) during the European Parliament’s plenary session because of his role in the Greek bailout programme and his comments about Southern European member states.

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Dijsselbloem fails to win support to complete mandate

By |april 4th, 2017|Antonio Tajani, Dana Reizniece-Ozola, Eurogroup Presidency, European Parliament, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, Luis de Guindos, Mateja Vraničar Erman, News|

A new president of the Eurogroup could be elected by the summer break, as the controversy surrounding Jeroen Dijsselbloem has almost put paid to any chance he had of completing his mandate once a new Dutch government is formed.

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Dijsselbloem to open debate on his future as Eurogroup chief

By |marec 21st, 2017|Dutch elections 2017, Eurogroup, Eurogroup Presidency, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, Luis de Guindos, Michel Sapin, News, Wolfgang Schäuble|

Acting Dutch Finance Minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem said yesterday (20 March) that he would have a discussion with his eurozone colleagues about his continuation as Eurogroup president, following the electoral debacle of his party in The Netherlands.

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