A concrete step in eurozone economic governance

China Daily (Xinhua), 09.11.2011

Quote

Link to original article


Though the adoption of a set of new rules by the Economic and Financial Affairs Council (ECOFIN) of European Union (EU) on Tuesday may be submerged by the escalations of political crisis in Greece and Italy, it was a concrete step in enhancing eurozone's economic governance in the long run. […]

It has been long that EU sets some guidelines for Member States budgetary policies, for example the "Stability and Growth Pact" which came into force in 1997.

"We've seen many concrete things, we see EFSF, we see 'Euro semester', we see 'Euro Plus Pact', 'Six-Pack' and 'Growth And Stability Pack'. Those are steps towards closer coordination and stronger governance," said Janis A. Emmanouilidis, senior policy analyst with European Policy Center (EPC), a well known European think-tank. [...]

For the entire article see here.


Latest media contributions

Von der Leyen hat sich viel vorgenommen
Quotes, Die Welt, 02.12.2019

Krisenmanagement auf hohem Niveau: Jean-Claude Junckers Bilanz an der Spitze der Europäischen Kommission
Quotes, Luxemburger Wort, 30.11.2019

Neue EU-Kommission nimmt Arbeit auf
Quotes/Interview, ORF ZIB 2, 27.11.2019

EU-Kommissionspräsidentin Ursula von der Leyen legt los
Interview, SRF Tagesschau, 27.11.2019

Was von der Ära Juncker in Erinnerung bleibt
Quotes, Tagesanzeiger (CH), 20.11.2019

Η συμφωνία των Πρεσπών και η «υποχώρηση» του Βερολίνου
Quotes, Kathimerini (GR), 29.10.2019

Wahl in Polen: Klarer Sieg für PiS
Quotes, Frankfurter Rundschau, 14.10.2019

Große Koalition in Brüssel?
Quotes, WDR 5 – Politikum, 07.10.2019

Vestager in Doppelrolle: Trump dürfte sein Feindbild weiter pflegen können
Quotes, Handelsblatt, 12.09.2019

Nowa szefowa KE krytykowana za nazwę teki komisarza ds. migracji
Quotes, Polskie Radio, 12.09.2019


Media