15 Sep 2014, keywords : European CommissionThe European Commission recently responded to the European Parliament’s report on the actions and social impact of the troika (ECB, European Commission and IMF) operations with regard to euro area programme countries. The verdict? The report falls short... Read more
12 Sep 2014The European Commission this week threw out a proposal for a European Citizens Initiative organised by the campaign group “STOP TTIP”. CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger warns of the signals this sends out.
11 Sep 2014, keywords : CGFPFollowing a hearing on TTIP in the Luxemburgish Parliament, CESI President Romain Wolff sees TTIP as a distraction to another important trade agreement, the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA). Here, Mr Wolff warns of a threat to public services by the... Read more
10 Sep 2014, keywords : European CommissionJean-Claude Juncker, president designate of the European Commission, has revealed (10 September) his much-awaited portfolio designation among the future potential College of Commissioners. With different political priorities and various project teams... Read more