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Juncker's Triumph
There is no doubt that European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (Luxembourg, EPP) will remain in history as one of European Union's fathers, side by side to names like Jean Monnet, Robert Schumann, Konrad Adenauer, Helmut Kohl, Jacques Delors. His State of the Union address this year is ...
The debt crisis in the euro area Commission Puts on Rose Coloured Glasses to the European Semester

The European Semester for 2017 ended officially at the end of June, when the leaders of member states adopted the Commission's country-specific recommendations. What are the lessons of this year's exercise? The semester was created at the peak of the financial and economic crisis to tr ...

Institutional Affairs of the EU What Future for EU Budget after Brexit?

That time approaches in the EU when member states will begin talking about money. The seven-year cycle of the common budget is now coming to an end, and as tradition calls for, the talks about the post-2020 cycle will begin two years earlier. This time, however, will be radically different bec ...

The debt crisis in the euro area EU Matures to the Need to Deal with Non-Performing Loans at the European Level

The European economy is recovering at a rapid pace, but its prospects still bear the legacy of the worst economic and financial crisis since the creation of the single European currency. One of the problems that the head of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi has consistently pointe ...

EU Is Suffering of Severe Migrantaine Migration Enters the New EU Strategy on Afghanistan

The European Commission proposed on Monday (July 24th) a upgrading of the elements of the European Union's strategy towards Afghanistan, adding a new one - migration. In the current strategy, adopted in 2014, the core elements were four: promoting peace, security and regional stab ...

The June EU Summit 2017 - End of the Populist Crisis and a Return of/to EU EU Is Making a Quantum Leap in Defence

A European defence fund, defence industry development programme, pooling of defence capabilities, joint financing of European battle groups. All this was endorsed by the leaders of the EU member states during the summer European Council at the end of June, prompting deep integration in ...

Western Balkans The Berlin Process - the Good Cop of the Balkans' European Integration

The long-awaited EU summit with the six countries of the Western Balkans - Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania, and Kosovo - in the Italian city of Trieste on July 12 ended with several important messages not only to the countries of the still too turbulent p ...

The June EU Summit 2017 - End of the Populist Crisis and a Return of/to EU Protection, Not Protectionism Is the Message of the EU

The most frequently mentioned word by French President Emmanuel Macron during his first European Council was "protection," used in two contexts - trade and security. Both topics have long been debated by the leaders of the 28 member states, but trade has a certain lead in terms of time ...

The Euro Area Member States Are Cautious Regarding Commission Ideas about Euro Area Future

At the end of May, the European Commission presented one of its key reflection papers from a whole series covering a wide range of topics - from common defence to globalisation. Word is about the document on the future of the euro area. The European Commission is of the opinion th ...

The June EU Summit 2017 - End of the Populist Crisis and a Return of/to EU Integration in the Area of Defence - EU's Military Schengen?

Brussels greets us with high temperatures, and it is expected to get even hotter for the EU summit on June 22 and 23. Fully in tune with the weather, the items on the agenda of the two-day European Council are also quite hot. The Union, for the first time in two years, is free from the ...

The financial regulation and supervision Draghi Certain that Core Inflation Will Grow

There are two pieces of news from the June meeting of the Governing Council of the European Central Bank. The first is that the bank took a step towards tightening monetary policy. The second is that serious changes will not occur until basic inflation remains a straight line. There is ...

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Only in the Balkans - Reforms Theft

You will probably not believe it, but in the Balkans the lack of rule of law and the tolerance of corruption have some fun aspects. This is the case with the theft of the most contentious reform in Croatia by ... Montenegro. No, this is not a joke and it's not a product of a local satiric site ...

The June EU Summit 2017 - End of the Populist Crisis and a Return of/to EU Race for the Relocation of Two EU Agencies Has Begun

The main driving force of the British voters' decision for a Brexit was the threat of an invasion of European migrants, especially from the poorer parts of the European Union and consecutively less qualified. The topic dominated the debate for years before the crucial referendum&n ...

Western Balkans Enlargement's Return From the Dead?

Over the past two to three months, a major change is observed in the dynamics of the enlargement process, putting an end to the rather bleak forecasts regarding the European prospects and the stability of the turbulent region of the Western Balkans ... for now. What is new? Macedonia i ...

The debt crisis in the euro area From Sintra to September - ECB Prepares for a Possible Change in Monetary Policy

Over two-thirds of the questions at the press conference following the July meeting of the European Central Bank Governing Council last Thursday revolved around Governor Mario Draghi's speech in the Portuguese city of Sintra on June 27, when he once again hinted at the possib ...

Cooperation and Verification Mechanism Frans Timmermans Showed Poland the Door

The European Commission today discussed the EU's "nuclear option" regarding the most recent decisions of the Polish government with which the rule of law would be virtually completely destroyed. "Given the latest developments, we are coming very close to triggering article 7", said the Commiss ...

Western Balkans The Summer of Balkan Hopes

The grand event for the Western Balkans this year is the summit of the Berlin Process countries in the Italian city of Trieste on 12 July. In recent months, expectations have been seriously pumped up that this meeting will provide a major boost to the European integration of the region ...

The June EU Summit 2017 - End of the Populist Crisis and a Return of/to EU Wind of Change Is Blowing in EU. Illiberalism and Eastern Europe Are First Casualties

The biggest piece of news from the June EU summit is the return of the Franco-German engine at the helm of the Union, but this time with much more vigour and ambition. The June 22-23 European Council was unique and will be remembered by several things. The first is that the agenda was ...

The June EU Summit 2017 - End of the Populist Crisis and a Return of/to EU Bulgarian PM Wants a Collective EU Membership in NATO

One of the most controversial topics on the agenda of the June 22-23 European Council is the deepening of defence cooperation, details on which you can read here. To Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borissov the most pragmatic solution would be collective EU membership in NATO as i ...

To Brexit or Not To Brexit Brexit Negotiations Have Started. Chapter 1: Monnet vs. Churchill

Three months after Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May sent a notification to Brussels saying Great Britain was leaving the European Union, the negotiations on the so-called Brexit began on June 19, in a typical European fashion - with thin hints and humour. During the ...

The financial regulation and supervision The Second CCCTB Proposal Seems Also Headed for a Failure

With an agreement in principle, but with a lot of worries and hesitations ended the second discussion in the Council of EU finance ministers on the revived European Commission proposal to introduce a Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base (CCCTB). Last October, the Commission tried to ...

 
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Adelina Marini
The European Commission has discussed at today's College meeting the proposal for fair taxation of the digital economy which will be adopted tomorrow. VP Valdis Dombrovskis is also presenting a new proposal on stronger supervision of financial markets
20 September 2017 12:07
Adelina Marini #FinSupervisionEU More details on the proposal for stronger financial supervision here euinsi.de/z5Hw
20 September 2017 12:26
Adelina Marini
#SOTEU European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will in a few minutes begin his traditional state of the EU address in the European Parliament. Stay tuned for live updates or you can watch it live here euinsi.de/F2Go
13 September 2017 08:47
Adelina Marini #SOTEU Sergey Stanishev (S&D, Bulgaria): In your sixth scenario I see no division
13 September 2017 11:29
Adelina Marini
The news conference of #ECB President Mario Draghi is about to begin after today's GC meeting. Stay tuned for live updates
7 September 2017 14:33
Adelina Marini #Draghi: All reforms of the labour market should be aimed at eliminating dualism
7 September 2017 15:27
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