EU ministers of finance met in Brussels today with their counterparts from the Western Balkans and Turkey as part of the region’s annual economic and financial dialogue with the EU. The ministers agreed Joint Conclusions outlining the key economic challenges for the Western Balkans and Turkey, as well as targeted policy guidance addressing the most acute socio-economic reform needs the region has.
Ministrat e financave të BE-së u takuan sot në Bruksel me homologët e tyre nga Ballkani Perëndimor dhe Turqia, si pjesë e dialogut vjetor ekonomik dhe financiar të rajonit me BE-në. Ministrat ranë dakord për Konkluzionet e Përbashkëta që përshkruajnë sfidat kryesore ekonomike për Ballkanin Perëndimor dhe Turqinë, si dhe për udhëzime politike të shënjestruara që adresojnë nevojat më të mprehta të reformës social-ekonomike që ka rajoni.
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