Mário Centeno elected President of Eurogroup

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Tuesday, 5 December 2017 10:27

The eurozone is celebrating the election of its first Eurogroup president from southern Europe. For his supporters, the appointment of Portugal’s centre-left Mário Centeno marks a victory against austerity policies in an instit...

Tuesday, 5 December 2017 10:21

Portuguese finance minister Mário Centeno has won the race to become president of the eurogroup, one of the eurozone’s most senior policymaking posts....

Tuesday, 5 December 2017 10:20

Mario Centeno, appointed on Monday to lead the Eurogroup, used his easy-going style as Portugal’s finance minister to turn his crisis-hit country into a model euro zone pupil, causing him to be described as a “Ronald...

Tuesday, 5 December 2017 10:17

Centeno, 50, will succeed Dutchman Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Jan. 13, chairing monthly meetings of the Eurogroup, which comprises the finance ministers of the euro zone and is the European Union’s most powerful economic p...