With almost €100 billion in tax losses, Scholz announces another stimulus package

By |maj 15th, 2020|budget, coronavirus, COVID-19, economic recovery, Economy, News, Olaf Scholz|

For the German budget, the pandemic means greater expenditures and less income. For the first time since the financial crisis, tax revenues are falling but Finance Minister Olaf Scholz (SPD) is not thinking about austerity. On the contrary, another eco...

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The Green Transition at the heart of the EU Recovery Fund

By |maj 11th, 2020|clean energy, economic recovery, European Green Deal, News|

EU leaders have tasked the European Commission with drafting a trillion-euro recovery fund to restart the economy after the coronavirus crisis. Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has since pledged to put the green and digital transitions at the ...

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Reforms, investment and the EU Recovery Plan

By |april 23rd, 2020|coronavirus economic response, economic recovery, EU budget 2021-2027, EU summit, EUCO, Eurogroup, European Stability Mechanism (ESM), Eurozone, News|

The EU member states are finally discussing an ambitious European Recovery Plan and the good news is that they already have the right tool at hand, writes Dragoș Pîslaru.

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Coronavirus to dominate agenda of Germany’s EU presidency

By |april 13th, 2020|coronavirus, coronavirus exit, economic crisis, economic recovery, German presidency, News|

The coronavirus outbreak will dominate the agenda of the European Union when Germany takes over the rotating presidency of the Council of the EU in the second half of this year, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas wrote in an opinion...

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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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Ukrainian reforms – is the glass half full or half empty?

By |julij 2nd, 2018|anti-corruption, economic growth, economic recovery, elections, News, Ukraine|

Over the last four years, Ukraine has made some tremendous changes to become a functioning market economy and a liberal democracy, a feat which is scarcely recognised by others, writes Ivan Miklos.

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Macron praised as French economy powers ahead

By |februar 16th, 2018|budget deficit, economic recovery, Emmanuel Macron, France, News, unemployment, youth unemployment|

The good news keeps coming for the French economy: data published yesterday (15 February) showed unemployment at its lowest level since 2009 while the head of the IMF praised recent reforms by President Emmanuel Macron.

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It’s the housing challenge, Mr Juncker

By |september 13th, 2017|economic recovery, housing, housing crisis, News, poverty in Europe, right to housing, SOTEU|

Despite President Juncker's cheerful speech, actual recovery in the EU cannot be celebrated as long as it is confronted by an alarming housing challenge.

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Building on Europe’s nascent recovery

By |maj 22nd, 2017|business, economic growth, economic recovery, News|

The economic recovery has boosted business confidence in Europe and now the message is clear: businesses want strong cooperation and a new vision for the future of Europe.

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