Kommissionen og dens prioriteter
The summit between the EU and Turkey concluded with a joint statement containing a number of shared commitments and actions in many areas. The activation of the EU-Turkey Action Plan will bring order into refugee flows and stem irregular migration.
With its Annual Growth Survey (AGS) the Commission kicks-off the 2016 European Semester. It sets out the economic and social policy priorities and recommends that EU countries re-launch investment, pursue structural reforms and implement responsible fiscal policies to strengthen recovery and foster convergence.
The Commission proposes a European Deposit Insurance Scheme to reinforce protection for European depositors and complete Banking Union. It also sets up a €3 billion Refugee Facility for Turkey.