SPEECH/14/723  27-10-2014 - Jacek Dominik's statement on the revision of member states' gross national income (GNI) 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Jacek DOMINIK Commissioner for Financial Programming and Budget Jacek Jacek Press conference Brussels, 27 October 2014 It is rather unusual for the Commission to give a press conference on the issue of the end-of-year VAT and GNI balances but recent public statements and press report...
MEMO/14/601  24-10-2014 - REVISION OF MEMBER STATES' GNI CONTRIBUTION – Q&A 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 24 October 2014 1. Who decides to increase Member states' GNI contribution to the EU budget and why? The different types of own resources of the EU budget and the method for calculating them are set out in a Council Decision on own resources and its...
MEMO/14/603  22-10-2014 - Draft budget 2015: Commission amends its proposal 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 22 October 2014 The approach for financing the agriculture crisis measures following the Russian embargo is consistent with the budgetary rules, the political circumstances and the serious shortage of payments that we are facing.
MEMO/14/589  16-10-2014 - October infringements package: main decisions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 16 October 2014 October October In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law.
MEMO/14/550  02-10-2014 - EU BUDGET 2014 and 2015: What's the issue? Why does it matter? 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 2 October 2014 What is the "payments" problem? President Barroso's letter to the Italian Presidency of the EU Council focuses on current and recurrent payments problems. The EU budget consists of commitment appropriations and payment appropriations.
SPEECH/14/620  24-09-2014 - EU BUDGET: "(NOT) ENOUGH IS (NOT) ENOUGH!!! 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Jacek DOMINIK Commissioner for Financial Programming and Budget Highlights of EU budget Commissioner Jacek Dominik's statement at the interinstitutional meeting on the payments situation in the EU budget.
MEMO/14/428  18-06-2014 - Preparation of Economic and Finance Ministers Council, Luxembourg 20 June 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 18 June 2014 The EU's Council of Economic and Finance (ECOFIN) Ministers will take place in Luxembourg on 20 June at 10.00. The European Commission will be represented by Olli Rehn, Vice President for Economic and Monetary Affairs and the Euro, Michel Barnier, Commissioner for Internal...
IP/14/665  11-06-2014 - 2015 EU draft budget to help Europe's economic growth despite financial constraints 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 11 June 2014 "Combining the legacy of the past with helping Europe recover from the crisis, and this with scarcer resources". This is how EU budget Commissioner Janusz Lewandowski describes the EU's 2015 draft budget as adopted by the Commission today (commitments: €145.6 billion; payments:...
IP/14/612  28-05-2014 - Amending the Budget to cover research, education, support to businesses and Cohesion Policy 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 28 May 2014 The Commission is proposing to increase the 2014 level of payment appropriations by EUR 4.738 billion to cover legal obligations in research and innovation, education and support for small and medium-sized enterprises.
IP/14/367  03-04-2014 - High-level Group at work on future financing of the EU 
European Commission - Level Group on Own Resources Press release Brussels, 3 April 2014 High The high level group on own resources holds its first meeting in Brussels today under the chairmanship of Mario Monti, former Italian Prime Minister and European Commissioner.