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15-11-2018
LET’S DARE A “GLOBAL POWER” EUROPE

On Wednesday 14 November, in Strasbourg, our plenary assembly largely voted in favour of an “ambitious” budget proposal for the years 2021 to 2027. This next multiannual financial framework (MFF) would bring the annual envelope of appropriations from 1% of the global GDP of the 28 Member States to 1.3% of the remaining 27. Let’s be honest, we...

15-11-2018
EU & ME: WEBSITE LAUNCH

Next spring, hundreds of millions of citizens will get to the polls in order to elect a new European Parliament. => >Read more

09-11-2018
CLOSING REMARKS AT THE 3RD EU VOCATIONAL SKILLS WEEK

Please find here my full speech pronounced on 9 November 2018 at the 3rd EUROPEAN VOCATIONAL SKILLS WEEK's closing ceremony held in Vienna, Austria.

 

Madam Commissioner,

Ladies and gentlemen,

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13-11-2018
MY SPEECH IN PLENARY ON THE 2021-2027 MFF

In the framework of the interim report on the multiannual financial framework 2021-2027 (Jan Olbrycht and Isabelle Thomas MEPs) and the report on own resources (Gérard Deprez and Janusz Lewandowski MEPs), please find here my full speech. Our plenary assembly will vote tomorrow on the negotiating position that your committee on budgets proposes....

06-11-2018
SEMINAR: WHICH RISK MANAGEMENT TOOLS FOR FARMERS TODAY?

Please find here the full speech pronounced by Jean Arthuis at the opening of discussions at the “Euronext” conference focused on futures market as a risk management tool for farmers-entrepreneurs. I am really glad to welcome this workshop in European Parliament’s premises today. It is a timely discussion as the Commission’s legislative...