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ECON committee meetings

07-09-2021 - 09:03
In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, the President of the European Parliament has established a number of measures to contain the spread of the virus and to safeguard Parliament's core activities. The current precautionary measures do not affect work on legislative priorities.

Core activities are maintained to ensure the smooth running of the institution's legislative, budgetary, and scrutiny functions. The meetings allow for remote participation in a virtual environment.

Following these decisions, the next ECON-related Committee meetings will take place on Monday 27 September 2021.


Impact of the Covid19 pandemic on EU Industries
01-09-2021 - 19:26

Members from the Committee on Budgets and the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs held the 3rd Recovery and Resilience Dialogue with Valdis Dombrovskis, Executive Vice-President for an Economy that Works for People and Paolo Gentiloni, Commissioner for Economy.

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01-09-2021 - 14:49

On 1 September from 13.45 to 14.45, ECON Members held an exchange of views with Gary Gensler, Chair of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), on transatlantic cooperation in the field of financial services.

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01-09-2021 - 09:38

The spread of the COVID-19 virus represents a dramatic risk for the health and lives of our citizens but will also lead to unprecedented shocks for the economy and employment in Europe. The COVID-19 outbreak requires rapid responses from Member States and immediate and innovative joint action of the European institutions and Member States to counter another deep and protracted economic crisis in the aftermath of the health pandemic.

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