LITTLE PROGRESS ACHIEVED ON BUDGETARY INSTRUMENT DURING EUROGROUP/ECOFIN. 19.3.2019

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LITTLE PROGRESS ACHIEVED ON BUDGETARY INSTRUMENT DURING EUROGROUP/ECOFIN EU Finance Ministers gathered to continue discussions on the EU’s economic reform agenda. The Eurogroup and ECOFIN meetings focused on the so-called budgetary instrument for convergence and competitiveness (BICC), digital taxation, the Commission’s assessment for the 2019/20 economic outlook and the European Semester. Overall, very little progress was achieved, with Ministers deciding … Čtěte dál…

European Elections 2019 Campaign Tracker | EU Parliament Press. 6.5. 2019

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To help media keep track of the European election campaigns, the EP Press service provides a daily newsfeed on country-specific electoral facts, events and debates in all member states. Disclaimer: this is an informal message intended to help journalists covering the work of the European Parliament. It is neither an official press release nor a comprehensive record of proceeding. 6 MAY EU28. Find … Čtěte dál…

EU Elections 2019: Brussels‘ Game of Thrones Has Just Begun. 10.4.2019

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By Michael Trinkwalder On May 26th the three-day election marathon for the 751 seats in the European Parliament (EP) finally came to an end, but the continent is still struggling to process its conflicting results: although far-right populist parties managed to gain ground, they fell far short of projections that saw them achieve one-third or more of all seats in the … Čtěte dál…

Jan Zahradil at Maastricht Debate. 30.4.2019

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Jan Zahradils Closing Pitch at the Maastricht Debate The first big Spitzenkandidat debate of all lead candidates except EPP’s Manfred Weber took place in the city of Maastricht on Monday 30th April. Organised by the University of Maastricht, the debate was moderated by Politico Europe’s Ryan Heath and Rianne Letschert, rector of Maastricht University, and focused on 3 main themes: Digital … Čtěte dál…

Ireland’s corporate tax regime under scrutiny at EU leaders’ debate. 17.5.2019

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Candidates to succeed Jean Claude Juncker as European Commission president gather before their debate at the European Parliament in Brussels on Wednesday. (From left) Jan Zahradil, Nico Cué, Ska Keller, Margrethe Vestager, Frans Timmermans and Manfred Weber. Photograph: Geert Vanden Wijngaert/Bloomberg Frans Timmermans was being careful. The European Commission vice-president, who is the socialist group’s (PES) nominee for the commission presidency, was … Čtěte dál…

In fight for top EU jobs, media could hold key. 25.4.2019

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Competition for some of the most important jobs in the European Union is heating up. But the rules of the game are ambiguous allowing the media, perhaps, to determine the outcome Jockeying for jobs With Brexit in limbo and the European Parliament elections of 23-26 May only five weeks away, political leaders are firmly focused on the bloc’s top jobs that are up for grabs in the … Čtěte dál…

Candidates spar for European Commission president job. 16.5.2019

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The candidates to take over from Jean-Claude Juncker as President of the European Commission have clashed in a televised debate broadcast across the EU. It was part of the spitzenkandidat – or „lead candidate“ – process, where contenders for the role are put forward by the pan-European groups of like-minded political parties in the European Parliament. Each applicant has to be running in … Čtěte dál…

FIRST CLASHES LIVEN UP LAST EU SPITZENKANDIDATEN DEBATE AHEAD OF ELECTION. 15.5.2019

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EurActiv (16 May 2019) The six lead candidates of the main political parties laid out their visions of Europe on Wednesday evening (15 May), clashing over jobs and climate change in their last televised debate before the EU elections. Appearing on stage at the European Parliament in Brussels were Manfred Weber (European People’s Party), Frans Timmermans (Party of European Socialists), Jan Zahradil … Čtěte dál…