Green Light for Latvia’s Euro Accession

Politics ♦ Published: June 21, 2013; 10:48 ♦ (Vindobona)

The Eurogroup gave green light for the admission of Lativa to the common European currency.

Green Light for Latvia’s Euro Accession / Picture: ©

The Baltic country plans to introduce the Euro on January 1 2014. The Eurozone’s finance ministers made the respective recommendation to the EU heads of states and governments, which will meet on June 27 and 28 in Brussels, according to diplomats in Brussels. The final decision will be made by the EU finance ministers on July 9.

The small country with around two million…