Extra funds should be added to the EU’s 2015 budget for growth and jobs policies, education, including the EU's Erasmus+ student mobility programme, and EU humanitarian and support work in war-stricken zones, said the Budgets Committee in votes on Monday and Tuesday. It also recommended that the European Parliament as a whole should reverse cuts sought by the Council of Ministers in planned and actual expenses.
Muncitorii disponibilizați de la o fabrică de oțel din România vor primi ajutor din Fondul european de ajustare la globalizare (FEAG) pentru a găsi noi locuri de muncă, ca urmare a propunerilor aprobate joi de Comisia pentru bugete din Parlamentul European. Ajutorul urmează a fi aprobat în plenul Parlamentului și de Consiliul de miniștri.
Redundant workers in wood product manufacturing in Castilla y León and in the food and beverage services industry in Aragón could get a total of €1.66 million in European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) aid to help them find new jobs under plans approved by the Parliament's Budgets Committee on Thursday. The aid still has to be approved by Parliament as a whole and the Council of Ministers.