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EU Commission unveils ambitious plans for a Digital Single Market

cep expert Van Roosebeke: Main hurdle will be to convince the member states to agree to an EU-wide regulation

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IMF says Finland needs more structural reforms

cep already highlighted last year in its Default Index the urgent need for action in the nordic country

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Oettinger will present EU-Commission's strategy for Europe's digital future

Strategy will detail the key actions to be taken as well as the roadmap for delivering them

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European Court of Justice to publish judgment on ECB's OMT program on June 16

cep legal expert Oliver Sauer: ECJ's advocate general has argued for giving the ECB plenty of rope

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eCall: Automatic emergency call devices in all new car models from 2018

cep traffic expert Nima Nader: eCall will contribute to road safety by allowing emergency services to be at accident locations faster

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Survey: Almost half of investors expect Greece to leave the eurozone

cep expert Matthias Kullas tells Reuters that Greece could not exit the eurozone directly but would have to leave the EU altogether

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Dombrovskis: European Commission will lower its GDP forecast for Greece

cepDefault Index already showed in January that Greece's creditworthiness is further deteriorating

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EU mulling powerful new regulator to oversee dominant Internet companies

cep economist Bert Van Roosebeke says an ex-ante regulation would allow the EU Commission to react much faster

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EU Commission's draft for copyright reform contains little new elements

cep internal market expert Iris Hohmann: Proposed measures have been discussed many times before

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EU Commission goes against Gazprom's "unfair pricing policy"

cep energy expert Goetz Reichert: Given the high dependency of many EU states on Russian gas deliveries, it is especially important that Gazprom adheres to EU rules

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