Briefing 
 

Job search aid for Germany, Italy, Belgium, disaster relief for Bulgaria, Greece 

Germany, Italy and Belgium could get €14.6 million in EU aid to help redundant car and airline workers to find new jobs, and Bulgaria and Greece a total of €16.3 million to repair flood damage, if Parliament approves their applications on Tuesday.

Job search aid from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF)


Country

Company

Number of beneficiaries

Amount of aid (€)

Sector

EP rapporteur

Germany

Adam Opel AG

2,692

6,958,623

Car manufacturing

Jens Geier (S&D, DE)

Belgium

Ford Genk, 11 suppliers

4,500

6,268,564

Car manufacturing

Paul Rübig (EPP, AT)

Italy

Gruppo Alitalia

184

1,414,848

Air transport

Monika Vana (Greens/ALE, AT)


Disaster relief aid from the European Solidarity Fund (EUSF)


Country

Natural disaster

Date of disaster

Amount of aid (€)

Rapporteur

Bulgaria

Heavy rainfall, snow, floods, landslides

Jan-Feb 2015

6,377,815

Andrey Novakov (EPP, BG)

Greece

Floods in two areas

Feb 2015

9,896,950

Andrey Novakov (EPP, BG)


Procedure: Budgetary

 Adam Opel AG: 2015/2208(BUD); Ford Genk: 2015/2209(BUD); Alitalia: 2015/2212(BUD); Bulgaria and Greece: 2015/2151(BUD)

Vote: Tuesday, 6 October

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