A Eurogroup meeting in Brussels on November 5 saw the EU's finance ministers throw their support behind the European Commission's decision to reject Italy's draft budget plan for 2019 and urge the Italian government to revise its budget plans and bring them in line with European spending rules.
Both Eurogroup President Mario Centeno and French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said the European Commission had taken the right course by giving Italy the opportunity to change course and abide by Bru...


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