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Investment Plan vs. Common Budget?

The main pillar which Jean-Claude Juncker's Commission is built upon is the Investment Plan. This could prove a revolutionary innovation in common European policy-making with its ambition to attract 315 billion euros of private and public investments in the next three years (2015-2017). But it could also prove a major failure. What will it be we will be following in this topic.
29 May 2015 14:29 There Is an Agreement on the Investment Fund but Unresolved Issues Remain

After marathon negotiations that lasted a whole night, early in the morning of Thursday a political agreement was reached between the European Parliament, the Commission and the Council on the establishment of a European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) which is the backbone of the Juncker' ...

22 April 2015 17:15 A Conflict Is Emerging in EU around Juncker's Plan

This week (23 April) will begin the negotiations between the Council and the European Parliament on the European Commission investment plan. As it usually happens with the most important European topics, however, for this plan as well a strong clash is emerging between the two institutions. This ...

7 January 2015 12:30 Juncker Left the EU Summit with an Empty Christmas Sack

The traditional December EU summit set a record of the shortest one in history. It lasted only a few hours and ended with conclusions of only 2-3 pages. Usually, in end-December, the leaders of the member states gather together in Brussels to make a review of the past year and to set/confirm the ...

5 December 2014 16:17 Juncker Threw the Gauntlet to the Member States with the Investment Plan

The new president of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker has pulled the bull's horns by challenging the European Parliament, the member states and the business. On 26 November he presented the long-awaited investment plan which has turned into a central topic for the new Commission. And ...

26 May 2015 10:28 EIB Believes the European Parliament Does Not Understand EFSI

Despite the good will of all sides the trilateral negotiations on Juncker's investment plan are stuck on key points. So far, there have been four rounds of the negotiations between the European Parliament, the Commission and the Council but outcome is limited. European Investment Bank (EIB) Pres ...

21 January 2015 14:10 Juncker's Plan - Last Chance to Revive Europe

"In the euro area, growth in the third quarter of 2014 was modestly weaker than expected, largely on account of weak investment, and inflation and inflation expectations continued to decline", is written in the updated world economic outlook of the IMF, published on 20 January. This sentenc ...

18 December 2014 19:57 Bulgaria Is Ready to Participate in Juncker's Investment Fund with Own Money

Bulgaria will participate with money in the future investment fund of the EU but this will be the money allocated to Bulgaria in the common European budget. This is what Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borissov told journalists before the beginning of the EU summit in Brussels a major part of wh ...

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