- 13 Jul 2016 9:00 AM
The ministers agreed that the EU must strengthen its banking sector and give greater consideration to national economic aspects when setting the bloc’s strategic goals, the statement said.
The Ecofin also agreed on the need to speed up structural changes and improve the EU’s financial framework.
Citing European Commission and economy ministry projections, Varga said Brexit could slow Hungary’s GDP growth rate by 0.3-0.4 percentage points over the next few years.
Republished with permission of Hungary Matters, MTI’s daily newsletter.
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