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Plans to keep #EUBudget funding in 2020 in event of no-deal #Brexit

Plans to keep #EUBudget funding in 2020 in event of no-deal #Brexit

| October 15, 2019

UK Researchers, students and farmers would continue to get EU support in the event of a no-deal Brexit, under provisions adopted by the Budgets Committee on Monday (14 October) The Budget Committee approved a measure to make sure that EU funds for 2019 and 2020 are fully available if the UK leaves the European Union […]

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MEPs demand Council starts talks on #EUBudget

MEPs demand Council starts talks on #EUBudget

| October 11, 2019

MEPs are pushing for more EU funding for young people, research, job creation and the environment ©123RF/European Union–EP  The European Commission should create a plan B to protect the recipients of EU funding, if talks on the EU’s long-term budget are further delayed, according to Parliament. On Thursday 10 October, MEPs adopted a resolution on the […]

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#EUBudget 2021-2027: Time to decide

#EUBudget 2021-2027: Time to decide

| October 10, 2019

Ahead of the European Council meeting on 17 and 18 October, the European Commission calls on EU heads of state and government to provide political guidance and new impetus to the negotiations in order to reach an agreement on a fair, balanced and modern long-term EU budget for the period 2021-2027 before the end of this […]

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European Commission welcomes the positive assessment about how it has managed #EUBudget

European Commission welcomes the positive assessment about how it has managed #EUBudget

| October 9, 2019

In its latest report about the management of the EU budget,the European Court of Auditors – the independent auditor of EU spending – confirmed that the Juncker Commission had significantly improved the way it administered the EU budget. The auditors gave the EU annual accounts a clean bill of health for a 12th year in a […]

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#EUInvestmentBudget2020 ‘must focus on Europe of tomorrow’

#EUInvestmentBudget2020 ‘must focus on Europe of tomorrow’

| October 3, 2019

Budget MEPs wanted the EU to rise to the climate challenge, help the young and strengthen the economy, in a vote on Tuesday (1 October) on their position on the 2020 EU budget. The Budgets Committee has boosted many programmes and projects, which contribute to fighting climate change, such as the Connecting Europe Facility (investments […]

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#EUBudget – A new way of doing things

#EUBudget – A new way of doing things

| October 3, 2019

The European Parliament’s budgets committee has adopted its position on the draft budget for 2020. Members voted one of their most ambitious positions to date. That includes more than €2 billion for the climate, youth and new economy. But this year’s budget negotiations among the political groups also initiated a new way of doing things.  […]

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EU budget explained: expenditure and contribution by member state

EU budget explained: expenditure and contribution by member state

| September 19, 2019

How much does the EU spend in your country and on what? How does it compare to other countries? And where does the money come from? Find out the facts in this infographic. Our multimedia application has been updated with the latest figures from the European Commission’s annual financial report for 2017. The whole tool […]

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