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Parliament approves EU budgets for 2014 and 2015

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17/12/2014

Economy, finance, tax and competition, Institutional affairs

Parliament approved the draft EU budget for 2015 and a top-up of the 2014 one. The budget foresees €145.32 billion in commitments and €141.21 billion in payments for 2015, and an extra €4.25 billion to settle unpaid bills in 2014.

 

Enlargement process crucial to the EU

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16/12/2014

External relations and foreign affairs, Institutional affairs, Regions and local development

The General Affairs Council adopted conclusions on the EU enlargement process and on the role of the Council in safeguarding rule of law. It also dealt with preparations for the upcoming European Council.

 
 

Special coverage

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EU response to Ebola

In response to the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the EU is contributing humanitarian aid, expertise, international coordination and longer-term development assistance.

 
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EU sanctions against Russia over Ukraine crisis

In response to the illegal annexation of Crimea and deliberate destabilisation of a neighbouring sovereign country, the EU has imposed restrictive measures against the Russian Federation.

 
The economic crisis – The EU’s response

The economic crisis – The EU’s response

The European Union has been responding to the global economic crisis through actions on different levels.

 
Multiannual financial framework 2014-2020

Multiannual financial framework 2014-2020

The multiannual financial framework (MFF, formerly ‘financial perspectives’) is a spending plan that translates the EU priorities into financial terms.

 
Europe 2020 – Europe's growth strategy

Europe 2020 – Europe's growth strategy

The strategy should ensure that Europe’s high quality of life, underpinned by its unique social model, is sustained and further enhanced.

 
EU Enlargement – State of play

EU Enlargement – State of play

EU Enlargement – State of play

 
 

Latest press releases and statements

Article - Lux Prize winner Pawlikowski: "I tried to make a film about universal things"

Culture, education and youth, European Parliament | 17/12/2014 17:59

Article - Torture: MEPs call for investigation into EU countries' role in CIA practices

External relations and foreign affairs, Institutional affairs, Justice and citizens rights, European Parliament | 17/12/2014 16:59

Press release - European Parliament resolution on recognition of Palestine statehood

External relations and foreign affairs, European Parliament | 17/12/2014 14:12

Press release - MEPs critical of breaches of freedom of expression in Turkey

External relations and foreign affairs, European Parliament | 17/12/2014 14:00

Press release - New EU Security Strategy must tackle emerging threats, MEPs say

Justice and citizens rights, European Parliament | 17/12/2014 13:50

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17/12/2014 23:53

EU-Morocco Association Council: roundtable

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Pierre MOSCOVICI, Member of the EC in charge of Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs, in Athens: meeting with Yannis STOURNARAS, Governor of the Bank of Greece

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EU-funded infrastructure - poor value for money: ECA special report

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EU-Morocco Association Council: extracts from the press conference by the Italian Presidency, the European Commission, and Morocco

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Economic governance review of the 6-pack and 2-pack regulations : MEPs debate

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Agriculture and Fisheries Council: roundtable (fisheries)

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Agriculture and Fisheries Council: extracts from the doorstep (Italy) and the arrivals (Denmark, EC, Sweden, Czech Republic, Spain, Slovenia)

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Economic governance review of the 6-pack and 2-pack regulations: extracts from the Commission statement

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Weekly European Commission college meeting roundtable:

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17/12/2014 23:38

Weekly European Commission college meeting roundtable:

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Weekly European Commission college meeting roundtable:

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Weekly European Commission college meeting roundtable:

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Palestinian statehood: what kind of recognition?

17/12/2014 22:59

Is Palestinian statehood an unquestionable right or dependent upon progress in the peace process with Israel? We ask MEPs Gilles Pargneaux and Cristian Dan Preda.

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Weekly European Commission college meeting roundtable:

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EU Budget / Palestine / CIA torture / Lux Prize

17/12/2014 20:30

MEPs seal budget compromise, vote on Palestinian statehood and debate the EU response to CIA torture report. Meanwhile, 'Ida' wins Parliament's film prize.

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Environment Council Roundup

17/12/2014 20:01

This is a video summary of the Environment Council in Brussels on 17 December 2014. The main topics are ship CO2 emissions and new rules on limiting the use of plastic bags.

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Crucial Summit on European investment boost

17/12/2014 19:15

MEPs debate Juncker's 315 billion euro remedy to Europe's crisis. Will it attract private capital? And is it enough anyway?

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EU HR Mogherini in Kyiv: meeting with Ukrainian PM and political representatives

17/12/2014 17:51

Federica MOGHERINI, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the EC, in Kyiv: - meeting with Prime Minister Arseniy YATSENYUK and Members of the Cabinet of Ministers; Meeting with Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada VOLODYMYR GROYSMAN; Meeting with heads of faction of ruling coalition; Meeting with heads of opposition factions

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Environment Council - press conference

17/12/2014 17:05

Recorded cutaways

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Environment Council - press conference

17/12/2014 16:53

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