STATEMENT/14/2765  17-12-2014 - Statement by Vice-President Kristalina Georgieva, following the adoption of the 2015 EU budget and amending budgets for 2014 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement 17 December 2014 "This was a very important decision taken by the Parliament, which provides the resources that are so needed in our economies, so we can fund the competitiveness of Europe, provide jobs to our people, and help families that are in need...
STATEMENT/14/2503  09-12-2014 - Statement by Kristalina Georgieva, Vice-President of the European Commission for Budget and Human Resources, on the political agreement on 2015 budget proposal 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 09 December 2014 An agreement has been reached on the EU budget for 2015, and certain amendments to the 2014 budget, including a substantial reinforcement of the level of payments in the 2014 budget.
IP/14/2233  28-11-2014 - Budget 2015: Commission makes new proposal to Parliament and Council 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 November 2014 The European Commission has today adopted a new draft EU budget for 2015 after negotiations between the European Parliament and the Council (the EU Member States) did not result in an agreement at the end of the budgetary conciliation period on 17...
IP/14/1643  12-11-2014 - EU budget: rule change to give more flexibility on exceptional adjustments to national contributions 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release 12 November 2014 The European Commission has today proposed an amendment to the rules on the adjustment of EU budget contributions from Member States. This comes after the current automatic system had this year led to a demand for exceptionally large additional payments from some...
MEMO/14/1644  12-11-2014 - The EU budget's "own resources" and the Commission's proposed changes 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 12 November 2014 The EU's Member States invited the Commission on 7 November 2014 to come forward with a proposal for a targeted and limited amendment of the part of the "own resources" legislation implementing the rules of the annual adjustments of Member States'...
MEMO/14/1487  07-11-2014 - A quick and simple guide on current EU budget issues 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 07 November 2014 Autumn and the beginning of winter are traditionally the "EU budget season" as most pending issues of the current year's budget usually are negotiated together with the following year's budget.
STATEMENT/14/1562  07-11-2014 - Opening Remarks by European Commission Vice-President Kristalina Georgieva at the ECOFIN press conference 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 07 November 2014 We had a very constructive discussion on the broader issue of the European budget and on the specific issue of the GNI corrections. On the broader topic there is clearly support from the Council and it was reflected in conclusions for a...
MEMO/14/1420  05-11-2014 - Annual report of the European Court of Auditors – Frequently Asked Questions 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 05 November 2014 The European Commission welcomed today the European Court of Auditors' latest report on the management of the EU budget. It states that in 2013 the error rate was 4.7%, compared to 4.8% in 2012, and it continues to be below 5%...
SPEECH/14/1421  05-11-2014 - Speech before the European Parliament Committee on Budgetary Control 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] GEORGIEVA Kristalina - EU Commissioner for Budget Speech Speech Brussels, 05 November 2014 Dear Chair and Rapporteur, President Caldeira, Honourable Members of this Committee and of the Court of Auditors, As President Juncker set out in his speech to the European Parliament...
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...