Tag Archives: BudgetoftheEU

Answer – Maritime rescue programme and monitoring the use in non-EU countries of funds made available to reduce migration – P-003923/2017

In January 2017, a Joint Communication(1) was adopted rolling out a strategy to save lives at sea, manage migration flows and to increase the protection of migrants. The Joint Communication pledged EUR 200 million …

Highlights – Study: Synergies between objectives in AGS and EU and national budgets – Committee on Budgets

The primary function of the EU Member States’ parliaments, alongside law-making, has always been to approve taxation. In contrast, the European Union cannot raise taxes, as this is a prerogative that remains within the remit …

Juncker urges EU to 'catch the wind in our sails'

NNA – European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker urged EU governments on Wednesday to take advantage of Brexit and an economic upswing to forge a tighter union at the heart of world trade.

In the EU’s …

President Jean-Claude Juncker's State of the Union Address 2017

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INTRODUCTION – WIND IN OUR SAILS

Mr President, Honourable Members of the European Parliament,

When I stood before you this time last year, I had a somewhat easier speech to give.

It was plain for …

Highlights – BUDG committee to examine amendments to Draft Budget 2018 – Committee on Budgets

The primary function of the EU Member States’ parliaments, alongside law-making, has always been to approve taxation. In contrast, the European Union cannot raise taxes, as this is a prerogative that remains within the remit …

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