We are not in an crisis, says German Economics and Energy Minister Altmaier

By |oktober 21st, 2019|Croatia, economic crisis, EU Council Presidency, Germany, Industrial Policy, News, Peter Altmaier, US tariffs, Western Balkans, zero growth|

In an interview with EURACTIV Croatia, German Federal Economy Minister Peter Altmaier spoke about the forthcoming EU presidencies of Croatia and Germany, the controversial zero growth ('Schwarze Null'), and the cooperation with the Western Balkan states.

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French business expansion slows amid sluggish eurozone

By |september 24th, 2019|Austerity, economic crisis, Eurozone, France, Germany, Growth, Italy, Mario Draghi, News, slowdown|

France's private sector is growing at a slower rate and has reached the lowest level in the past four months, according to forecasts published by IHS Markit on Monday (23 September). For the eurozone, business expansion fell to the lowest level since J...

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Parliament poll: Public confidence in the EU is growing

By |oktober 18th, 2017|Brexit, economic crisis, eu future, European elections 2019, News, public opinion, refugee crisis, terrorism|

A clear majority of EU citizens now believe that EU membership is good for their country, according to a survey of how they view the EU and its institutions, released on Wednesday (18 October).

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HSBC economist: Europe’s south can live with a strong euro

By |avgust 22nd, 2017|ECB, economic crisis, Germany, Monetary policy, News|

HSBC Germany’s chief economist still sees a bright future for the euro and insists that the heavily-indebted countries of southern Europe should not be put off by the resurgent single currency, in interview with EURACTIV’s partner WirtschaftsWoche.

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Dublin’s man in Berlin: Confidence growing in Irish economy despite ‘Brexit challenges’

By |avgust 1st, 2017|economic crisis, financial crisis, Good Friday Agreement, Ireland, News, Northern Ireland|

Ireland’s priority in the Brexit negotiations is to ensure 1998’s Good Friday Agreement is protected, as well as maintaining close as possible ties between the EU and the UK, explained Dublin’s ambassador to Germany.

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Majority of Romanians and Croatians cannot afford a one-week holiday, Eurostat says

By |julij 31st, 2017|crisis, Croatia, economic crisis, News, Romania|

A significant number of EU citizens from Eastern and Southern Europe cannot afford a one-week annual holiday, according to a new Eurostat survey.

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Central and Eastern Europe trapped in low wage spiral

By |maj 10th, 2017|Czech Republic, economic crisis, Germany, Hungary, low wages, News, Poland, wages|

Low wages have been harming Central European economies since the crisis. According to a recent study, salaries fell to below 30% of the German average while productivity grew steadily. EURACTIV’s partner La Tribune reports.

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ECB hails 2016 as best post-crisis year

By |april 11th, 2017|bond-buying, Brexit, ECB, economic crisis, Inflation, Mario Draghi, News, quantitative easing|

The European Central Bank judged yesterday (10 April) that it had a successful 2016, claiming in its annual report that it had nurtured economic recovery and that it was the eurozone’s most successful post-crisis year.

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Croatia passes law to rescue debt-laden giant Agrokor

By |april 7th, 2017|Agrokor, Competition policy, Croatia, economic crisis, News, State aid|

Croatia passed an emergency law yesterday (6 April) aimed at protecting the economy from big company failures as Agrokor, the country's largest private firm, seeks to resolve its debt crisis.

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