Harald Händel

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Communications

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11-02-15

ECB Council member Jazbec: No acute insolvency risk for Greek banks

cep financial expert Van Roosebeke: Emergency liquidity assistance from the central bank can temporarily stabilise the situation of Greek banks. The ECB will not want to renew it permanently, though.

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10-02-15

Energy use in EU down to lowest levels since 1995

cep energy expert Bonn: Economic crisis in Europe is one of the reasons for lower energy consumption

 

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05-02-15

ECB: No-confidence vote

ECB president Mario Draghi announced that the ECB will no longer accept Greek sovereign bonds as collateral for refinancing operations of banks at the ECB

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30-01-15

Germany suspends minimum pay regulation for foreign truckers in transit

cep expert Sohn: Brussels will now have to check whether the German regulation is curtailing the freedom of services in the EU

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29-01-15

Germany seeks to defuse row with EU over minimum pay for foreign truckers

cep expert Sohn: Brussels will now have to check whether the German regulation is curtailing the freedom of services in the EU

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28-01-15

EU's Katainen: European investment fund will create around 1.3 million jobs

EU Commission Vice-President: Main target is to get projects with higher risk and higher return started

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27-01-15

EU's Juncker: Another debt cut for Greece is currently "not on the radar screen"

cep chairman Gerken: Even a complete debt forgiveness would not solve Greece's problems

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26-01-15

ECB strictly opposes participation in any debt cut for Greece

ECB Executive Board member Coeure: It's absolutely clear that we cannot agree to a debt relief that includes Greek bonds that are located at the ECB

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22-01-15

ECB launches broad-based bond purchasing program

cep expert Van Roosebeke: ECB risks creating bubbles on financial markets and slowing reform efforts in eurozone states

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21-01-15

EU to call Germany to account over minimum wage for foreign truckers

cep expert Sohn: Highway toll for foreigners has failed. Now it will be interesting to see how Germany wants to defend the minimum wage for foreigners

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