Articles with tag : economic-fiscal-policy

European Parliament AGS report echoes CESI priorities on public social investments

On Tuesday this week, the European Parliament plenary adopted a report on employment and social aspects in the 2018 Annual Growth Survey (AGS), issued by the European Commission last November. CESI Secretary General welcomed the report which echoes long-standing... Read more

CESI reaction to Council of Ministers’ decision to remove countries from the tax haven blacklist

Last week, the Council of Ministers removed eight countries from the EU’s list of non-cooperative states for tax purposes - only one month after the list was set up. The removal of these countries from the ‘black’ list was done following political... Read more

An eye on the World Economic Forum in Davos

The World Economic Forum is meeting once again in Davos on January 23-26 2018. Being aware of the importance of the Forum, it remains incomprehensible for CESI that trade union and civil society representatives remain excluded – especially in times... Read more

More investment in social infrastructure (SII) needed, new report says

On January 23 the European Commission and the European Long-Term Investors (ELTI) Association published a report on 'Boosting Investment in Social Infrastructure in Europe'. Chaired by the former European Commission President Romano Prodi and... Read more

CESI on future scenarios of a social EU

At its last meeting of the old year in December 2017 the Presidium of CESI adopted a new position paper on priorities for a more social Europe. The position follows up the European Commission's White Paper on the Future of the EU and its accompanying... Read more