Today in Riga, European Commission Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis, Ukraine's Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko and the Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Valeria Gontareva signed a Memorandum of Understanding and loan agreement for the third EU Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme to Ukraine.
Following the recent visit to Nicosia by teams from the International Monetary Fund and the European Commission, in liaison with the European Central Bank, to review Cyprus's economic reform programme, staff-level agreement has been reached on policies that could serve as a basis for completion of the review.
The Commission published today new recommendation under the Excessive Deficit Procedure for Finland, Malta, Poland and the United Kingdom.
În următoarele decenii, toate ţările din UE se vor confrunta cu o creştere semnificativă a procentajului de persoane în vârstă din totalul populaţiei şi cu un declin semnificativ al procentajului de persoane tinere şi persoane apte de muncă.
Pierre Moscovici addresses Greece, Cyprus and Ireland.