Italian minister announces agreement on structural reforms

(AGI) Brussels, July 8 - There is full agreement in Europe on"boosting growth through structural reforms - something we allneed, including Germany," said Italian Finance Minister, PierCarlo Padoan, on Tuesday, before chairing the first Ecofinmeeting of the Italian EU Presidency. The Italian government isin line with the German government and there is fullunderstanding between Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and GermanChancellor Angela Merkel, as well as between himself and hisGerman counterpart, Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble, Mr Padoanadded. . .

(AGI) Brussels, July 8 - There is full agreement in Europe on"boosting growth through structural reforms - something we allneed, including Germany," said Italian Finance Minister, PierCarlo Padoan, on Tuesday, before chairing the first Ecofinmeeting of the Italian EU Presidency. The Italian government isin line with the German government and there is fullunderstanding between Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and GermanChancellor Angela Merkel, as well as between himself and hisGerman counterpart, Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble, Mr Padoanadded. . .