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ECOFIN: Ministers debate financial assistance to Ukraine, a revision of fiscal rules and a recovery plan for Hungary

Today in Brussels, EU finance ministers led by Zbyněk Stanjura discussed the continuation of macro-financial assistance to Ukraine worth EUR 18 billion next year. They also opened a debate on the European Commission’s report on a possible revision of European fiscal rules and adopted a joint declaration calling on the European Parliament to reduce staff spending.