IP/16/1613  03-05-2016 - Spring 2016 Economic Forecast: Staying the course amid high risks 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 3 May 2016 Commission forecasts euro area growth of 1.6% and EU growth of 1.8% in 2016 © European Union 2016 Economic growth in Europe is expected to remain modest as key trading partners' performance has slowed and some of the so far supportive...
SPEECH/16/1649  03-05-2016 - Commissioner Pierre Moscovici presents the 2016 Spring Economic Forecast 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 3 May 2016 *The slides can be found here.   [slide 1]: Introduction slide Bienvenue à cette présentation des prévisions économiques de printemps de la Commission européenne.
MEMO/16/1284  07-04-2016 - Cyprus rejoins the regular cycle of economic policy coordination 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 7 April 2016 Having exited its three-year financial assistance programme at the end of March, Cyprus rejoins the standard economic policy coordination framework under the European Semester. 1.
IP/16/704  09-03-2016 - European Semester 2016: Commission reminds Member States of fiscal obligations 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 9 March 2016 As part of the 2016 European Semester and following up on its recent winter economic forecast, the Commission today reminds Member States of the need to take measures necessary to meet their obligations under the Stability and Growth Pact (SGP).
AGENDA/16/593  04-03-2016 - Tuesday 8 March: Commission presents the 2016 European Semester winter package 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Tuesday 8 March 2016, the European Commission will present the 2016 European Semester winter package. Following the publication of the Country Reports in the end of February and as a part of the European Semester process, the College will discuss the economic...
IP/16/591  08-03-2016 - European Semester 2016: fewer Member States have economic imbalances than a year ago 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Strasbourg, 8 March 2016 EU Member States are making progress in addressing imbalances in their economies. They have also advanced in carrying out the country-specific recommendations issued last year, although to varying degrees across countries and policy areas.
MEMO/16/334  08-03-2016 - European Semester 2016: winter package explained 
European Commission - Commission - Fact Sheet European Strasbourg, 8 March 2016 What is the Commission presenting today? Today, as part of its Winter Package for the 2016 European Semester, the Commission adopted a Communication summarising the main findings and results of the 26 country reports and 18 in-depth reviews published on 26...
SPEECH/16/643  07-03-2016 - Commissioner Moscovici remarks at the Eurogroup press conference 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 7 March 2016 Grèce En ce qui concerne la Grèce, je suis très content de l’accord trouvé aujourd’hui qui permettra aux chefs de mission de retourner à Athènes dès demain pour poursuivre les discussions sur la revue du programme.
IP/16/332  26-02-2016 - European Semester 2016: Commission publishes Country Reports 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 26 February 2016 The European Commission today published its annual analysis of the economic and social challenges in the EU Member States, the so-called Country Reports. The European Commission today published its annual analysis of the economic and social challenges in the EU Member...
IP/16/289  12-02-2016 - EU-Tunisia: Commission proposes further EUR 500 million in macro-financial assistance 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 February 2016 The European Commission is ready to further assist Tunisia in overcoming its economic difficulties and achieving more sustainable growth. Following a request by Tunisia, the Commission has proposed today additional macro-financial assistance to Tunisia of up to EUR 500 million.