Moscovici: ‘The credibility of the EU tax haven black list is at stake’

By |januar 30th, 2018|black list, Davos 2018, digital tax, Donald Trump, eurozone budget, Eurozone economy, eurozone reform, News, Pierre Moscovici, tax evasion, WEF 2018|

The EU Commissioner for Economic Affairs Pierre Moscovici is determined to table a digital tax proposal at EU level, despite warnings from the OECD. In an exclusive interview with EURACTIV, he also warns EU countries for failing to publish the commitments made by tax havens to exit the EU’s ‘black list’.

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Davos wrap-up: A sense of optimism on Europe and the global economy

By |januar 29th, 2018|Davos 2018, global economy, News, WEF 2018|

Optimism about the future of Europe and the outlook of the global system became dominant during the World Economic Forum that concluded last week, despite doubts about the integration process of the bloc and risks affecting the world economy remain.

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OECD’s Gurría: ‘Don’t jump the gun’ on digital tax

By |januar 29th, 2018|Angel Gurria, Davos 2018, digital tax, Donald Trump, News, OECD, WEF 2018|

The OECD will unveil in April its first conclusions on how to tax internet companies. In an exclusive interview with EURACTIV, its secretary general Ángel Gurría expressed concern about the fragmentation of the EU's response, expected in March.

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Albania PM: We expect green light to open EU talks this year

By |januar 26th, 2018|Albania, Davos 2018, Edi Rama, enlargement, News, Western Balkans|

Albania has done most of its homework on judiciary, crime and corruption and expects a "straightforward recommendation" to open EU accession talks this year, its prime minister told EURACTIV.com on Friday (26 January).

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Inspired by Europe’s comeback, EU leaders pledge to ‘deliver’

By |januar 26th, 2018|Antonio Costa, Davos, Davos 2018, Mark Rutte, News, WEF 2018|

The World Economic Forum missed European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Thursday (24 January), but presidents, prime ministers, and ministers from all EU countries were there to send the message that Europe is back.

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Dastis: ‘Not all our bold ideas for eurozone reform will be fulfilled’

By |januar 26th, 2018|Alfonso Dastis, Davos 2018, News, WEF 2018|

Spain's Foreign Affairs Minister Alfonso Dastis had to deal with a diplomatic crisis from the World Economic Forum. When he sat down with EURACTIV for this interview over his lunch, Venezuela already temporally recalled his ambassador from Spain to protest for Spain's intromission in its domestic affairs, Caracas claimed, partly because of the EU sanctions. A couple of hours after the interview concluded, Nicolas Maduro's government expulsed the Spanish ambassador in Caracas.  

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Ex-UK PM Cameron: Brexit not going as badly as we thought

By |januar 25th, 2018|David Cameron, Davos 2018, Galileo, News, Space, United Kingdom, WEF 2018|

Former UK Prime Minister David Cameron, whose failure to persuade British voters to stay in the EU led to his exit from office, was caught on camera saying Brexit was not going as badly as he had believed it would. The EU also confirmed the UK would lo...

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Italian, Greek PMs rebuke Europe à la carte on migration

By |januar 24th, 2018|Davos 2018, illegal immigration, legal migration, News, WEF 2018|

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni told business leaders in Davos on Wednesday (24 January) that migration cannot be solved by countries alone, it needs a concerted action, but also public-private investments.

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Jucker cancels trip to Davos due to stomach flu

By |januar 24th, 2018|Davos 2018, Jean-Claude Juncker, News, WEF 2018|

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker cancelled on Wednesday (24 January) his highly anticipated appearance at the World Economic Forum in Davos (Switzerland) due to stomach flu, EU sources confirmed to EURACTIV.

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Davos waiting to hear ‘the EU is back’

By |januar 24th, 2018|Davos 2018, News, WEF 2018|

As the EU embarks on a difficult year to trace the future course of its existence, the world is growing increasingly anxious at how Brussels and the 27-country bloc will reinvent itself to fully take its leading role in the global order.

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