ECOFIN recommends granting the discharge on 2008 budget

At the ECOFIN Council in Brussels today, Member States voted in favour of a recommendation to the European Parliament to grant the discharge on 2008 budget to the Commission.
During this ECOFIN Council, Commissioner Šemeta presented also his work programme to Member States.

At the ECOFIN Council in Brussels today, Member States voted in favour of a recommendation to the European Parliament to grant the discharge on 2008 budget to the Commission. Commissioner Šemeta welcomed the decision, stating that he would fully take the recommendations of the Council on board ihis work to obtain a clean statement from the Court of Auditors on the EU's accounts. Read Commissioner's speech on discharge pdf - 13 KB [13 KB] .
During this ECOFIN Council, Commissioner Šemeta presented also his work programme to Member States. A "Smart Taxation Agenda", which will contribute to exiting the current economic crisis, boosting growth, and meeting social and environmental goals, is central to Commissioner Šemeta's work programme which he presented to the ECOFIN Council today. Read Commissioner's statement to the press pdf - 10 KB [10 KB] .
Read Commissioner's speech on his work programme pdf - 42 KB [42 KB] .

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