Michel gives control to member states to facilitate recovery fund deal

By |julij 10th, 2020|Charles Michel, European Council, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, Recovery Fund|

European Council President, Charles Michel, proposed on Friday (10 July) to give more control to member states over the recovery funds to overcome Northern member states’s opposition to the ambitious stimulus.

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EU leaders to hold summit on 17-18 July on virus recovery package

By |junij 23rd, 2020|European Council, News, Recovery Fund|

The leaders of the 27 EU member states will meet in Brussels on July 17, their first physical summit since the coronavirus lockdown began, to discuss an economic recovery package and the EU's next seven-year budget.

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Merkel on EU Recovery Fund: ‘The bridges we have to build are large’

By |junij 19th, 2020|Angela Merkel, Austria, EU budget, EU summit, EUCO, European Council, Frugal Four, German EU presidency 2020, Germany, News, Recovery Fund, Sebastian Kurz|

The European Council summit ended on Friday (19 June) without agreement on the EU recovery fund. However, German Chancellor Angela Merkel made it clear that she wants to act quickly, and the next round of negotiations is scheduled for mid-July. EURACTI...

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Leaders pledge to agree on recovery package next month

By |junij 19th, 2020|European Council, News, Recovery Fund|

EU leaders held “constructive” discussions on Friday on the EU’s €750 billion recovery fund to overcome the coronavirus crisis, and pledged to reach an agreement next month, despite the enormous differences among the member states. 

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Fiscal adjustment needed to unlock recovery funds, EU official warns

By |junij 19th, 2020|Austerity, coronavirus, European Council, News, Recovery Fund|

EU leaders will discuss for the first time on Friday (19 June) the €750 billion recovery fund proposed by the Commission to overcome the coronavirus crisis. But in order to access EU aid, member states will have to bring down their ballooning public debt, an EU official explained.

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Montchalin: €500 billion in budgetary allocations to ‘be maintained at all costs’

By |junij 18th, 2020|Amelie de Montchalin, Brexit, EU recovery programme, European Council, European summit, France, News|

Ahead of tomorrow's EU summit (19 June), France's European Affairs Minister Amélie de Montchalin told EURACTIV's partner Ouest-France in an interview that the EU27, including the "frugal four", are moving towards accepting an EU recovery programme, but that it would not work without reforms and long-term investment.

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EU agreement on recovery plan by July ‘very difficult’, officials warn

By |junij 11th, 2020|Charles Michel, European Council, News, Recovery Fund|

It will be “very difficult” to reach an agreement on the recovery fund and the EU's overall seven-year budget by July, as intended, given the disagreements over the size, the distribution of the stimulus and the attached conditions, EU officials and national diplomats acknowledged on Wednesday (10 June).

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EU leaders agree plans for ‘unprecedented’ stimulus against pandemic 

By |april 23rd, 2020|coronavirus recovery plan, European Council, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, Recovery Fund|

EU leaders have tasked the European Commission with designing the recovery plan for the deep economic crisis that the coronavirus COVID-19 will cause in Europe.

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Council seeks to narrow differences over COVID-19 recovery fund

By |april 23rd, 2020|coronabonds, coronavirus economic response, COVID 19 crisis, eurobonds, European Council, News, Pandemic Recovery Fund|

EU leaders meet on Thursday (23 April) for the fourth time in seven weeks to narrow the differences on how to set up a recovery fund to counter the economic fallout of the COVId-19 crisis. 

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Experts warn against using EU budget for COVID-19 recovery plan

By |april 23rd, 2020|coronavirus economic response, COVID 19 crisis, EU budget, European Council, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, Pandemic Recovery Fund|

EU leaders are meeting on Thursday (23 April) to discuss how to boost the bloc’s economy following the COVID-19 crisis. But whatever the recovery plan looks like, experts consulted by EURACTIV warned against linking it to the EU budget. 

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