IP/16/3743  17-11-2016 - EU budget deal focuses on strengthening the economy and responding to the refugee crisis 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 November 2016 On 17 November the EU institutions reached an agreement on the 2017 EU budget. As proposed by the Commission earlier this year, in 2017 the EU will spend more money on making Europe more competitive and more secure.
IP/16/3343  13-10-2016 - European Court of Auditors signs off the EU accounts for 9th year in a row 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 13 October 2016 The European Court of Auditors gave the EU annual accounts a clean bill of health for the 9th year in a row. The Court found that, in particular in cohesion policy and agriculture, the overall estimated level of error for payments...
MEMO/16/3344  13-10-2016 - European Court of Auditors signs off the EU accounts and records another year of continued progress on compliance 
European Commission - Commission - Fact Sheet European Brussels, 13 October 2016 Questions and answers on the 2015 annual report of the European Court of Auditors 1. What is the European Court of Auditors' annual report? The European Court of Auditors (ECA) is the independent external auditor of the European Union.
IP/16/2999  14-09-2016 - State of the Union 2016: EU budget review further focuses budget on priorities, ensures more flexibility and less red tape 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 14 September 2016 "Our European budget is living proof of financial solidarity." – President Juncker, State of the Union 2016. On the occasion of President Juncker’s 2016 State of the Union address, the Commission today presented its mid-term review of the multiannual EU budget...
IP/16/2551  19-07-2016 - EU 2015 accounts adopted: performance focus shows the EU budget is delivering 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 July 2016 The European Commission today published accountability reports on the implementation of the 2015 EU budget, bringing them all together for the first time. With the accounts set to receive a clean bill of health for the ninth year in a row,...
IP/16/2347  30-06-2016 - Draft EU Budget 2017: Commission proposes a budget focused on priorities - growth, jobs and a solid response to the refugee crisis 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 June 2016 Draft EU Budget 2017: Commission proposes a budget focused on priorities - growth, jobs and a solid response to the refugee crisis The Commission has today proposed the 2017 draft EU Budget of €134.9 billion in payments focusing on the two...
MEMO/16/2358  30-06-2016 - Draft EU Budget 2017 – Questions and Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 June 2016 What is the overview of the Draft Budget 2017? APPROPRIATIONS BY HEADING DB 2017 (in billion, EUR) Budget 2016 (in billion, EUR) CA PA CA PA 1. Smart and inclusive growth: 74.7 56.6 69.8 66.2 Competitiveness for growth and jobs 21.1...
STATEMENT/16/1612  28-04-2016 - Vice-President Georgieva welcomes European Parliament approval of 2014 EU Budget implementation 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 28 April 2016 The European Parliament today approved the European Commission's implementation of the EU budget in 2014, granting the so-called "discharge" with an overwhelming support.
IP/15/6316  14-12-2015 - European Commission and UNHCR launch scheme to provide 20,000 reception places for asylum seekers in Greece 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Athens, 14 December 2015 The European Commission and the UNHCR today launched a scheme to provide 20.000 additional reception places for asylum seekers and relocation candidates in Greece through subsidies for housing in the private sector.
SPEECH/15/6323  14-12-2015 - Vice-President Kristalina Georgieva in Athens to launch a scheme to provide 20,000 reception places for asylum seekers in Greece 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 14 December 2015 Thank you very much and thank you all for coming. It is really an honour to be together with Minister Mouzalas and with the Assistant High Commissioner of UNHCR Mr. Okoth-Obbo.