Did Draghi ask the Germans to accept a drastic change of austerity policies?
European Central Bank (ECB) Forum on Central Banking in Sintra, Portugal. Discussion between Mario Draghi, President of ECB, on the right, and José Manuel Barroso, President of EU Commission on the left, in the presence of Jeroen Dijsselbloem, President of Eurogroup. (EC Audiovisual Services, 26/05/2014).
Written by Emanuel Alfranseder There are simply too many young people out of work, out of education and out of any kind of training (they call them NEETs).
Qualcomm to be the next target of EU antitrust regulators? China might be the answer
This hot, rich summer 2014 is approaching its end, but it seems like a hot fall is awaiting already. Google’s antitrust case is still a big question for European regulation on competition, but another case might be giving a big shake to the whole scene.
Germany tries to save Europe from war between Ukraine and Russia
Group photo: Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of Kazakhstan, Vladimir Putin, President of Russia, Alexander Lukashenko, President of Belarus, Petro Poroshenko, President of Ukraine, Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, Günther Oettinger Vice-President of the EC in charge of Energy, and Karel De Gucht, Member of the…
Ukrainian civil war: Is this the beginning of the end or the end of the beginning?
Political-level consultations between EU, Ukraine and Russia on the implementation of the EU/Ukraine Association Agreement. Pavlo Klimkin, Ukrainian Minister for Foreign Affairs, Alexey Ulyukaev, Russian Minister for Economic Development, Vladimir Chizhov, Head of the Mission of Russia to the EU, Alexander Tsybulskiy, Head of the Department of Interaction with the Eurasian Economic Commission and…
Eurozone: Bankers-politicians rig keeps robbing taxpayers
Alenka Bratušek, Slovenian Prime Minister at the rostrum, in the presence of Štefan Füle, Member of the EC in charge of Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy, Laurent Fabius, French Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Development, and Kristalina Georgieva, Member of the EC in charge of International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response, (seated, from left to…
Eurozone: GDP development heads to naught; the expensive euro serves only Germany
Ferdinando Nelli Feroci, Vice President designate of the European Commission in charge of Industry and Entrepreneurship, Pierluigi Gilibert, CEO of the European Investment Fund (EIF), Marco Peronaci, Deputy Permanent Representative of Italy to the EC, and Daniel Calleja Crespo, Director General of DG Enterprise and Industry of the EC, and SME Envoy of the EC, participated in the signature…
ECB’s unconventional monetary measures give first tangible results
José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission, went to Sintra, in the Grande Lisboa subregion (Lisbon Region) of Portugal, where he participated in the European Central Bank (ECB) Forum on Central Banking (in the foreground, from left to right). (EC Audiovisual Services).
A strong statement was delivered last week by Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank. He ascertained…
The West and Russia impose a new order on the world
Pavlo Klimkin, Ukrainian Minister for Foreign Affairs, Vladimir Chizhov, Head of the Mission of Russia to the EU, and Alexey Ulyukaev, Russian Minister for Economic Development (from left to right), gathered in Brussels to discuss Russia’s objections over the implementation of the EU/Ukraine Association Agreement. The results of the conference were very poor. (EC Audiovisual Services, 11/07/2014).