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Eurogroup

An informal, periodic meeting of the finance ministers of the eurozone. The Eurogroup meets to influence the monetary policy of the eurozone, though the European Central Bank actually sets this policy. It held its first meeting in 1998 and received formal mandate in 2009.
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Sue Ronan's side welcome the top seeds in their Euro group Spain to Tallaght Stadium today (2pm) aware that even a draw would smooth a path towards reach a first-ever major tournament.
Dutch lawmakers will break off their holidays early on Wednesday for the emergency debate on Greece's third bailout plan, which has been approved by Greece's parliament and the euro group finance ministers.
The new agreement passed the Greek assembly a few hours before a Euro Group meeting, which will examine the disbursement of the first tranche of aid so that Greece can repay a 3.
He added that it would then be for the institutions and the Euro Group to make the first assessment.
These attacks involve claims that Georgiades had failed to show solidarity with the Greek government at the euro group meetings and had allegedly sided with rest of his colleagues.
If necessary - and if all goes well, it will be necessary - the euro group will have another meeting later this week to hear from the final outcome of the talks with the Greek authorities.
Defeat in Thursday's Euro Group B opener against Portugal in the Czech Republic left Gareth Southgate's side facing the prospect of a third straight group-stage exit.
Juncker, a former chairman of the Euro Group of eurozone finance ministers, said he was trying to help promote an accord after weeks of mounting frustration and mutual incomprehension between the novice Greek leadership and the likes of Schaeuble and the Euro Group's current Dutch chairman Jeroen Dijsselbloem.
The more centrist Ta Nea newspaper, however, observed that "both sides had made compromises" in arriving at the deal, but expressed hope that the relations of Greece's ruling Syriza party with the euro group would now become fairly normal, since the "horror of a Greek exit from the euro zone were now over".
At its regular session, the Government of the Republic of Slovenia adopted a draft budgetary plan for 2015 and authorised the Ministry of Finance to refer it to the European Commission and the euro group.
Ledley, now 27 and one of the more senior players in Coleman's squad, believes Wales should be targeting automatic qualification from a Euro group which contains Bosnia-Herzegovina, Belgium, Israel, Cyprus and Andorra.
Fairwater lad Ledley, now 27 and one of the more senior players in Coleman's squad, believes Wales should be targeting automatic qualification from a Euro group which contains Bosnia-Herzegovina, Belgium, Israel, Cyprus and Andorra.