Articles with tag : klaus-heeger

European Commission roadmap to deepen the EMU: CESI expresses cautious optimism

On Wednesday, the European Commission published a long-awaited roadmap for deepening Europe's Economic and Monetary Union (EMU). Referring to a "window of opportunity" for action, the European Commission proposes to establish a European... Read more

European Semester Autumn Package: Promising shift in language in the 2018 Annual Growth Survey

On November 22, the European Commission published this years' European Semester Autumn Package. The package, which includes the 2018 Annual Growth Survey (AGS), jumpstarts the next European Semester, the EU's annual cycle of national economic... Read more

Posting of workers: A breakthrough after all

On October 24, the Employment and Social Affairs Ministers of the Member States adopted a general approach regarding the revision of the Posting of Workers Directive. Among others, and differing from the views of the European Parliament, the Councils advocates... Read more

European Parliament calls for better working conditions for prison staff and personnel

On October 5, the European Parliament plenary adopted a report on prison systems and conditions which emphasises the need for better employment and working conditions for prison staff as a precondition for safer, more secure and less tense conditions... Read more

Juncker’s State of the Union speech: Implementation and financing of the Social Pillar key for CESI

In the frame of a his yearly State of the Union address to the European Parliament plenary, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker today stated that "the wind is back in Europe's sails." In a first reaction, CESI Secretary General Klaus... Read more