News Headline Summary

Eurogroup's Dijsselbloom says Portugals government has not asked for easing of bailout targets

Analysis details (15:14)

- As a guide, Eurogroup's Dijsselbloom is currently visiting Lisbon and so most of his comments are likely to be on Portugal. He is scheduled to meet with Portugal's PM Coelho and President Anibal Cavaco Silva.

- Overnight, there was reports that the Troika considers that there aren't any signs to support the need to ease Portugal's deficit targets, according to Diario Economico.

- As a note, last week, Portuguese PM Coelho said Portugal is meeting deficit targets set for 2013

27 May 2013 - 14:56 - - Source: Newswires

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