Presidencies of the EU

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Finland takes over the Presidency of the Council of the EU from 01.07.2019 - 31.12.2019.

Year Half-year Country

2005

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Luxembourg
United Kingdom

2006

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Austria
Finland

2007

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Germany
Portugal

2008

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Slovenia
France

2009

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Czech Republic
Sweden

2010

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Spain
Belgium

2011

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Hungary
Poland

2012

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Denmark
Cyprus

2013

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Ireland
Lithuania

2014

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Greece
Italy

2015

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Latvia
Luxembourg

2016

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Netherlands
Slovakia

2017

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Malta
Estonia

2018

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Bulgaria
Austria 

2019

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Romania
Finland 

2020

1st half-year
2nd half-year

Croatia
Germany