Worker participation in management can be stabilising factor, expert argues

By |junij 2nd, 2020|COVID 19 crisis, economic crisis, News, social rights, workers participation|

Worker participation in the management can be a stabilisation factor in times of crisis, according to a recent study conducted by the Institute for Codetermination and Corporate Governance. EURACTIV has interviewed the co-author and political adviser on the matter, Sebastian Campagna. 

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LISBON – At ‘forefront of re-industrialisation’ to weather coronavirus storm

By |maj 7th, 2020|coronavirus, COVID-19, economic crisis, health crisis, Lisbon, News, Portugal, re-industrialisation, The Capitals, tourism|

Portugal's strategy to overcome the economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic involves making the country a "powerful cluster of industrialisation in Europe", Foreign Affairs Minister Augusto Santos Silva told MPs on Wednesday (6 May).

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Italy pledged aid to 2.3 million workers. Just 29,000 have got it

By |april 30th, 2020|Bureaucracy, coronavirus, economic crisis, Italy, News, poverty|

Looking to save lives and stop the coronavirus by shutting down the nation, the Italian government told workers in March: you stay home and we will pay most of your lost wages.

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Ukrainian businessmen demand easing of lockdown and government support

By |april 30th, 2020|coronavirus, economic crisis, News, Ukraine|

Several hundred businessmen, many of them wearing protective face masks, called for an easing of Ukraine's coronavirus lockdown in a protest near the government building on Wednesday (29 April).

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Fitch cuts virus-hit Italy’s credit rating to just above junk

By |april 29th, 2020|coronavirus, credit rating agencies, economic crisis, Italy, News|

Rating agency Fitch cut Italy's credit rating to "BBB-minus" on Tuesday (28 April), just one notch above junk, saying the downgrade reflects the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the euro zone's third largest economy.

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From Prosecco to Chianti, Italy’s wine sales sour from virus

By |april 29th, 2020|coronavirus, economic crisis, Italy, News, wine industry|

With Italy's restaurants and bars closed for another month and global trade snuffed out by the coronavirus, the world's top wine producing country is experiencing an existential crisis.

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Germany agrees to more cash to shield workers, companies from coronavirus hit

By |april 23rd, 2020|coronavirus exit strategy, economic crisis, economic stimulus, Germany, News|

Germany's coalition parties on Thursday (23 April) agreed to further measures worth some €10 billion to shield workers and companies from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

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ECB says could accept ‘junk’ bonds as collateral for loans

By |april 23rd, 2020|coronavirus, economic crisis, European Central Bank, News|

European Central Bank governors agreed Wednesday (22 April) that banks could put up so-called "junk" bonds as collateral when borrowing from the Frankfurt institution, in case eurozone governments and firms see their credit ratings downgraded as they g...

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Merkel open to bigger EU budget, bonds to finance post-crisis recovery

By |april 21st, 2020|Angela Merkel, coronabonds, coronavirus, economic crisis, EU budget 2021-2027, EU summit, EUCO, Eurozone, Germany, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News|

German Chancellor Angela Merkel signalled readiness on Monday (20 April) to finance economic recovery in Europe from the coronavirus pandemic through a bigger European Union budget and the issuance of joint debt via the European Commission.

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Conte doubles down on demand for coronabonds

By |april 20th, 2020|coronabonds, coronavirus, economic crisis, EUCO, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, News|

The "full firepower" of the European Union will be needed to overcome the historic shock of the coronavirus crisis, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte told German media Sunday (19 April), repeating calls to pool European debt.

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