Skip to comments.Germany in renewed push for EU treaty change
Posted on 03/29/2014 12:14:26 AM PDT by Olog-hai
German finance minister Wolfgang Schäuble has said discussions on revising the treaty to secure the eurozones architecture will begin after the May EU elections.
After the EU elections, the debate about treaty change will be back on the table. The federal government will plead for institutional improvements, at least in the eurozone. The monetary union needs a joint finance- and economic policy, with corresponding institutions, Schäuble said in an interview with Handelsblatt published on Thursday (27 March).
He repeated his call for a eurozone parliament and a permanent chief of the Eurogroup, the informal gathering of eurozone finance ministers.
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> German finance minister Wolfgang Schauble... “...The monetary union needs a joint finance- and economic policy, with corresponding institutions”