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13-10-2015 - 14:43
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Budgets Committee approves immediate measures under European Agenda on Migration

13-10-2015 - 17:21
Thousands of migrants are on the move across Europe. EuroparlTV investigates the situation on the ground in Croatia and Hungary.

On 12 October the Budgets Committee approved Draft Amending Budget 7 covering immediate measures for managing the refugee crisis. It includes additional funding for the Asylum, Integration and Migration Fund, Internal Security Fund, humanitarian aid and EU Regional Trust Fund for Syria, worth over EUR 330 million in fresh commitments in 2015. Also approved was a linked proposal for mobilising the Flexibility Instrument for EUR 66,1 million to finance the measures included in the Amending Budget.

Committee on Budgets voted on 1902 amendments to 2016 Budget of the Union

13-10-2015 - 15:34
Flag of Europe in a mixed stack of european coins

On 28 and 29 September, the Budgets Committee voted amendments tabled to the 2016 budget of the Union. In its July resolution, Parliament set as its main priorities: restoring cuts to the Horizon 2020 programme and Connecting Europe Facility, continuing the Youth Employment Initiative and putting more resources to tackle the migration crisis. Political groups, committees and individual Members tabled a total of 1902 amendments to the Council's reading of the Commission's Draft Budget.

Committee on Budgets voted on motion for resolution on 2016 Budget of the Union

13-10-2015 - 15:26
European flag and Euro coin

On 13 October, the Budgets Committee approved a motion for a resolution on the Council's reading of the Commission's 2016 Draft Budget of the Union. This text accompanies the budgetary amendments voted in late September, which aim, as a priority, at restoring cuts to the Horizon 2020 programme and Connecting Europe Facility, continuing the Youth Employment Initiative and putting more resources to tackle the migration crisis.

Financial assistance for Greece/Bulgaria approved in wake of natural disasters

13-10-2015 - 15:24
EU funds to support Slovenia, Austria and Croatia after flooding disaster; Civil Liberties Committee inquiry on surveillance of EU citizens.

On 14 September the Committee on Budgets voted in favour of a proposal to grant EUR 16,3 million to Greece and Bulgaria in response to devastating natural disasters that hit in early 2015 (severe winter conditions in Bulgarian, two instances of flooding in Greece). The funding, to be mobilised from the EU Solidarity Fund, comprises EUR 6,4 million for Bulgaria and EUR 9,9 million for Greece. Both countries have already received a 10% advance payment. Plenary approved the aid on 6 October.

Budgets Committee approved assistance to laid-off workers of Ford, Opel, Alitalia

29-09-2015 - 15:30
Industrial robots manufacture the bodywork of a new Porsche in Leipzig

On 29 September, the Committee on Budgets approved three proposals to mobilise the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund. Following this approval, financial support will be provided for the reintegration into the labour market of a total of 7376 redundant workers of three companies (Ford Genk/Belgium, Adam Opel Bochum/Germany and Gruppo Alitalia/Italy), as well as suppliers and downstream producers, for a total of EUR 14,6 million.

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Budgets MEPs want more money for migration and jobs in 2016

BUDG 13-10-2015 - 12:52

The budgets committee on Tuesday demanded more funds to handle the migration and refugee crisis, help young people into jobs, and fully offset the cuts to the EU's research and transport networks programs, in a political resolution on the 2016 budget. The committee had earlier reversed all the Council's cuts to the Commission's initial proposal. (Ler mais)


Budget MEPs approve extra €401.3 million for migration in 2015 budget

BUDG 12-10-2015 - 16:43

Budget MEPs on Monday endorsed the Commission's proposal for new funds of €330.7 million and a redeployment of €70.6 million in commitment appropriations to cope with the refugee crisis. At the same time, the committee said a long-term solution to finance migration measures must be found when the EU's multiannual budget is reviewed in 2016. (Ler mais)


EP adds funds for migration, jobs, youth to draft EU budget 2016

BUDG 29-09-2015 - 11:39

Council cuts in EU 2016 budget funding for refugees and agencies dealing with migrants were reversed by Budgets Committee MEPs in votes on Monday and Tuesday. MEPs also added funding for youth employment programmes, the Erasmus + student mobility programme and for research, transport and energy networks. (Ler mais)


Budget MEPs approve EU aid for redundant workers in Germany, Belgium and Italy

BUDG 29-09-2015 - 10:37

Germany, Belgium and Italy should get over €14.6 million in EU aid to help more than 7,300 workers made redundant by three firms get back on to the job market, following a vote by the budgets committee on Tuesday. The European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) aid still needs to be approved by Parliament as a whole and by the Council of the EU. (Ler mais)


Budgets Committee approves €16.3 million in disaster aid for Bulgaria and Greece

BUDG 14-09-2015 - 18:17

Bulgaria and Greece should get €16.3 million in EU aid to help repair damage done to public and private infrastructure by exceptionally severe weather conditions early in 2015, said the Budgets Committee on Monday. This European Solidarity Fund aid still needs to be approved by Parliament as a whole in October. (Ler mais)

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