The creation of the same currency wasapproved in 1992 to make thecommercial exchanges easier and toavoid the change of the currency
States of the European Union adopting the euro: - Austria,1999 - Belgium,1999 - Cyprus and Malta, 2008 - Estonia and Greece, 2011 - Finland,1999 - France,1999 - Germany,1999 - Ireland,1999 - Italy, 1999 - Luxembourg,1999 - Netherlands, 1999 - Portugal, 1999 - Slovakia,2009 - Slovenia, 2007 - Spain, 1999
. The coins are the same in all the European States but the they have a different image on their face.
1) The name derives from the word Europa and was adopted by the European Council of Madrid in 1995.2) It was inspired by the Greek letter epsilon, the greek culture is the basis of the Italian history.