This was the first meeting led by Portuguese Finance Minister Mário Centeno since his election for the Eurogroup Presidency.
A meeting of the Eurogroup was held on 22 January 2018. The agenda includes the following topics:
+ Start of the procedure for the appointment of a new Vice-President of the European Central Bank (ECB);
+ Discussion on the next steps towards deepening the Economic and Monetary Union (EMU), following the Euro Summit held in December 2017;
+ Information on the outcome of the 7th post-programme surveillance (PPS) mission to Portugal, held in November-December 2017;
+ Exchange of views on findings in the framework of the IMF-Eurozone Article IV consultation.
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