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Parliament votes down Maltese nominee to the European Court of Auditors

Plenary Session Budgetary control13-09-2016 - 12:53

Parliament rejected Malta’s nominee for the European Court of Auditors, Mr Leo Brincat, in a plenary vote on Tuesday. Mr Brincat had been approved by the Budgetary Control Committee in a close vote on 5 September. But Parliament did back Portugal’s nominee, Mr João Figueiredo, and the renewal of the mandate of Cypriot member, Mr Lazaros S. Lazarou, based on the committee’s recommendations. The final decision on the appointments to the Luxembourg body will be taken by the EU Council of Ministers. (Read more: Parliament votes down Maltese nominee to the European Court of Auditors )

 

Future Financing of the European Union

BUDG Budget05-09-2016 - 17:12

A conference with national parliaments on the Future Financing of the European Union will take place in the European Parliament premises in Brussels on 7-8 September 2016. The Conference will be an important milestone in the work of the High Level Group on Own Resources, providing the forum for an in-depth discussion with national parliaments on how the EU should be financed in the future. (Read more: Future Financing of the European Union )

 

Jean Arthuis (ALDE, FR), Chair of the Committee on Budgets, travelled on Tuesday to the Gaza Strip. He visited EU-funded projects aimed at promoting sustainable economic development and empowerment of women as well as infrastructure projects in the water sector, such as the North Gaza Emergency Sewage Treatment Plant NGEST and recently inaugurated Water Desalination Plant in Deir Bala, next to Khan Yunis. (Read more: Budgets committee Chair visits EU-funded projects in Gaza )

 

MEPs and Euro group ministers debate path to a Euro zone budget

ECON BUDG Budget / Euro11-07-2016 - 15:11

Members of Parliament’s Budgets and Economic and Monetary Affairs committees debated the need for a euro area budget with finance ministers Jeroen Dijsselbloem (Netherlands, also Euro Group President), Michel Sapin (France), Pier Carlo Padoan (Italy), Pierre Gramegna (Luxembourg), Peter Kažimír (Slovakia), Edward Scicluna (Malta) and Euclid Tsakalotos (Greece) on Monday evening. (Read more: MEPs and Euro group ministers debate path to a Euro zone budget )

 

The EU needs to update its long-term financing plan to cope with new priorities and challenges such as mass migration, internal security and youth unemployment, said MEPs in a resolution voted on Wednesday. The text sets out political recommendations for the EU Commission’s forthcoming proposal to revise the EU’s multiannual financial framework (MFF) for 2014-2020. The update should also tackle the recurring backlog of overdue EU payments, and look beyond 2020, add MEPs. (Read more: Revise EU’s long-term budget to cope with today's challenges, urge MEPs )

 

EU member states should use a €1.349 billion EU budget refund for 2015 to honour their pledges to contribute to two EU trust funds set up to tackle the refugee crisis, urge MEPs in a resolution voted on Wednesday. Parliament approved a Commission proposal to amend the EU’s 2016 budget in order to include a positive balance from 2015. This balance is to be refunded in the form of a reduction in member states’ contributions. (Read more: MEPs urge EU countries to use €1.3bn budget refund to honour refugee aid pledges )

 

The EU needs to update its long-term spending plan to cope with unforeseen crises such as mass migration, terrorism and youth unemployment, says the Budgets Committee in a resolution voted on Wednesday. The text is intended as an input to the forthcoming EU Commission’s proposal to revise the EU’s multiannual financial framework (MFF) for 2014-2020. The update should also tackle the recurring backlog of overdue EU payments, and look beyond 2020, add MEPs. (Read more: Update EU’s long-term spending plan to cope with crises, urges Budgets Committee )

 

A proposal to grant Belgium €1,824,041 in EU aid to help find new jobs for 488 workers made redundant by construction machinery manufacturers in Wallonia was approved by MEPs on Thursday. A further 300 young unemployed people should also benefit from the aid, to come from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF). (Read more: MEPs approve EU aid for 488 redundant construction machinery workers in Belgium )

 

Budgets Committee MEPs approved €1,824,041 in EU aid on Wednesday to support the reintegration in the labour market of 488 workers made redundant by several manufacturers of construction machinery in Wallonia. A further 300 young unemployed people should also benefit. The European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) aid still needs to be approved by Parliament as a whole and by the Council of Ministers. (Read more: Budgets MEPs back €1.8 million aid for redundant workers in Belgium )

 

Različna mnenja o izvajanju naložbenega načrta EU

Plenarno zasedanje Institucije / Proračun / Gospodarske in denarne zadeve08-06-2016 - 12:15
Plenarno zasedanje, Strasbourg, 08/06/2016  

Med sredino dopoldansko razpravo s podpredsednikom Komisije Jyrkijem Katainenom so bili poslanci zelo razdeljeni glede ocene uspešnosti izvajanja naložbenega načrta za Evropo v predvideni višini 315 milijard evrov po letu dni njegovega delovanja. Skupini ELS in S&D sta pozdravili delo Evropskega sklada za strateške naložbe (EFSI) in pobudo za njegovo podaljšanje, medtem ko so bili poslanci iz manjših skupin skeptični glede dosedanjih dosežkov. (Preberite več: Različna mnenja o izvajanju naložbenega načrta EU )