Policy debate on the Digital Single Market Strategy
Today, the European Commission will hold a policy debate on its digital single market strategy and will exchange first concrete ideas and suggestions....read more
European Council adopts framework for Energy Union
cep energy expert Moritz Bonn says bundled gas purchases will help to strengthen the bargaining position of EU member states towards Russia...read more
"German government is deliberately entering a legal dispute at the ECJ"
cep traffic expert Goetz Reichert believes Germany's passenger car toll system will be stopped by the European Court of Justice...read more
"We won't keep Greece in the eurozone at any price"
EU Economic Affairs Commissioner Moscovici in an interview with German daily Die Welt issues a severe warning to Greece's new government...read more
"An exit of Greece from the euro is not without risk"
cep economics expert Kullas: Nobody can predict how capital markets would react to a 'Grexit'...read more
European Council president Tusk warns vividly against risk of a 'Graccident'
cep economics expert Kullas believes risk is being exaggerated: "A 'Graccident' will not happen"...read more
ECB says it is well on track to reaching its intended bond buying goal
cep financial market expert Van Roosebeke: German Bundesbank will make losses due to the program. However, sharing of profits and losses between the central banks of the eurozone has not been finally settled yet....read more
EU Transport Ministers to discuss opening up domestic rail transport services
cep traffic expert Nader: Will be especially interesting to see under which conditions vertically integrated rail companies will be allowed to further operate...read more
European Parliament backs cap on credit and debit card processing fees
cep financial market expert Eckhardt says cap is not a wise measure: May even obstruct market entry for new card schemes...read more
EU Energy Commissioner Canete urges Germany to move on with grid extension
cep energy expert Bonn: EU internal energy market requires a well developed energy infrastructure both inside Germany as well asl towards its neighbours...read more