German FM: EU needs payment systems independent of US to keep Iran deal alive

By |avgust 22nd, 2018|Donald Trump, EMF, EMU, European Monetary Fund, Germany, Heiko Maas, News, SWIFT, United States|

Europe needs to set up payment systems independent of the United States if it wants to save the nuclear deal between Iran and major powers that was abandoned by President Donald Trump, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said.

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Macron visits Merkel in bid to salvage eurozone reform plans

By |april 19th, 2018|Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron, European Monetary Fund, eurozone budget, eurozone crisis, eurozone integration, eurozone reform, News|

French President Emmanuel Macron heads to Berlin Thursday (19 April) for talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel, hoping to breathe fresh life into his grand vision for EU reforms in the face of growing German resistance.

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Manfred Weber: We have to find consensus with France

By |april 18th, 2018|Emmanueal Macron, European Monetary Fund, European People's Party, eurozone reform, future eu, manfred weber, News|

While the debate about the future of Europe is gaining momentum, the leader of the European People's Party (EPP), Manfred Weber, calls on the German Christian Democrats to show more willingness to compromise in an interview with EURACTIV’s media partner Der Tagesspiegel.

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Macron’s advisor: France, Germany have only a few months to act

By |februar 21st, 2018|Emmanuel Macron, European Monetary Fund, eurozone reform, future eu, German grand coalition, Jean Pisani Ferry, News|

Jean Pisani-Ferry has developed French President Emmanuel Macron's economic programme and is one of his closest economic policy advisers. Germany and France need a common position to reform the Eurozone, he says and calls for action in an interview wit...

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Finland differs with Commission on European Monetary fund

By |februar 16th, 2018|European Monetary Fund, European Parliament, eurozone reform, Finland, News|

Finland supports the idea of expanding the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) fund into a European monetary fund but does not back the European Commission's proposal on having the European Parliament oversee it, Helsinki said yesterday (15 February).

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Berlin and Paris step up push for eurozone reform deal

By |januar 14th, 2018|European Monetary Fund, European Monetary Fund (EMF), eurozone budget, eurozone crisis, News|

Emboldened by a preliminary coalition deal between Chancellor Angela Merkel and the Social Democrats (SPD), Germany and France will try to inject new momentum into their stalled EU reform efforts this week when their finance ministers meet in Paris.

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Commission wants single eurozone seat at IMF plan adopted by end of mandate

By |december 7th, 2017|Emmanuel Macron, EMU, European Monetary Fund, European unemployment insurance scheme, fiscal union, Günther Oettinger, IMF, investment protection scheme, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News, Valdis Dombrovskis|

The European Commission is pushing for the adoption, by mid-2019, of the proposal to create a unified seat at the International Monetary Fund, as part of its package to strengthen the economic and monetary union presented on Wednesday (6 December).

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In Athens, Macron outlines ‘roadmap’ for European democratic revival

By |september 8th, 2017|Alexis Tsipras, Emmanuel Macron, European Monetary Fund, eurozone budget, eurozone crisis, France, Germany, Greece, News, Turkey|

French President Emmanuel Macron sketched a plan to "rebuild" the European Union through wider democracy and public accountability at the start of a two-day visit to Greece on Thursday (7 September).

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Paris and Berlin at odds over ‘grand bargain’ to deepen eurozone

By |september 1st, 2017|Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron, European Monetary Fund, european stability mechanism, eurozone budget, eurozone crisis, fiscal union, France, Germany, News|

French President Emmanuel Macron's push for an ambitious overhaul of Europe's single currency bloc is running up against robust resistance in Berlin despite conciliatory public signals from German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

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Berlin continues quest for ‘European Monetary Fund’

By |marec 8th, 2017|Angela Merkel, EMF, European Monetary Fund, Germany, Greece, IMF, Martin Schulz, News, Sven Giegold, Wolfgang Schäuble|

The German government still wants to set up a European monetary fund but the European Commission does not want to surrender any responsibility for assessing eurozone finances. EURACTIV’s partner Der Tagesspiegel reports.

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