Aerospace giants face massive virus disruption to order books

By |april 7th, 2020|Airbus, Aviation, aviation industry, Avolon, Boeing, coronavirus, COVID-19, economic crisis, News|

The economic crisis caused by the coronavirus is also threatening the aviation industry. While Boeing's production of commercial aircraft is virtually at a standstill, Airbus intends to downsize production. EURACTIV's partner La Tribune reports.

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EU ministers to agree virus rescue plan, not ‘coronabonds’

By |april 7th, 2020|coronabonds, coronavirus, economic crisis, economic recovery, Eurogroup, European Stability Mechanism (ESM), Eurozone, France, Frugal 4, Italy, News, Spain|

EU countries are nearing an economic rescue plan for European countries worst hit by the coronavirus outbreak, sources said on Monday (6 April), but not at the level of ambition called for by Italy and Spain.

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Merkel warns on EU’s future as US braces for worst of virus

By |april 7th, 2020|Angela Merkel, Boris Johnson, coronavirus, economic crisis, France, Germany, India, Japan, News, United States|

European leaders battling a deadly coronavirus outbreak are facing the "biggest test" to their union, Germany's leader said Monday (6 April), as the United States braced for what authorities warned would be its hardest week in living memory.

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Belgian start-up scene calls for ‘life support’ amid COVID-19 crisis

By |april 6th, 2020|coronavirus, COVID-19, economic crisis, News, SME, startups|

More than 400 founders and leaders of Belgian start-ups have launched a call on the country's federal and regional governments to support startups and scaleups with additional government aid to avoid their decline during and after the coronavirus pande...

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The European Parliament’s greatest battle is upcoming

By |april 2nd, 2020|coronavirus, economic crisis, European Parliament, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News|

In the face of the ongoing crisis, European Parliament lawmakers must make it clear that negotiations for the EU’s long-term budget are starting at 2% of GDP and will not go below 1.5%, and that the EU budget for 2020 will be at least 2% of the Union's GDP, writes MEP Radan Kanev.

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Ukraine opens up land market in bid for $8 bln IMF package

By |marec 31st, 2020|economic crisis, Ihor Kolomoisky, IMF, land ownership, News, Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskiy|

Ukrainian lawmakers voted on Tuesday (31 March) to lift a ban on the sale of farmland that has stood for nearly two decades, clearing one of the hurdles needed to unlock an $8 billion loan package from the International Monetary Fund.

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EU warns virus could expose firms to foreign buy outs

By |marec 26th, 2020|buy-outs, China, coronavirus, economic crisis, News, United States, Ursula von der Leyen|

The head of the European Commission warned Wednesday (25 March) that the economic aftermath of the coronavirus could leave strategic private sector firms exposed to foreign takeovers.

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Italy’s coronavirus deaths slow, offering glimmer of hope

By |marec 24th, 2020|coronavirus, economic crisis, Italy, News|

The death toll from an outbreak of coronavirus in Italy was of 602 on Monday (23 March), the smallest increase for four days, while the number of new cases also slowed, raising hope that the most aggressive phase of the epidemic may be passing.

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Eurogroup chief: EU living ‘war-like’ conditions, long struggle lies ahead

By |marec 16th, 2020|coronavirus, economic crisis, Eurogroup, Mário Centeno, News|

Eurogroup chief Mario Centeno warned on Monday (16 March) that under the coronavirus outbreak the European economy is experiencing the equivalent of a war, and that a long struggle lies ahead. “We know the virus hasn’t reached its peak. We...

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Coronavirus will send EU spiraling into recession in 2020: Breton

By |marec 16th, 2020|coronavirus, economic crisis, Eurozone, News, Thierry Breton|

The coronavirus pandemic will plunge the European Union into recession this year, the EU’s internal market Commissioner Thierry Breton said, estimating the bloc’s economy risked a 2-2.5% hit.

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