Statement by José Maria Gil Robles on the introduction of the euro (Brussels, 31 December 1998)

On 31 December 1998, the day on which the irrevocable conversion rates for the euro are adopted and on the eve of the transition to the third stage of Economic and Monetary Union (EMU), José Maria Gil Robles, President of the European Parliament, emphasises the advantages of the introduction of the single currency.

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Source: Troisième phase de l'Union économique et monétaire- Bruxelles: Commission européenne [Prod.], 31.12.1998. DG Press & Communication, Commission européenne, Bruxelles. - VIDEO (00:02:38, Couleur, Son original).
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