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Referendum in Greece: President Juncker wants to prevent a "Grexit"

Statement07/07/2015

Referendum in Greece: President Juncker wants to prevent a "Grexit"

In his speech in the European Parliament ahead of the Euro summit, President Juncker made the case for negotiations with Greece to resume and warned of a Europe in which European nations stop talking to each-other.

View of the College meeting

Weekly meeting01/07/2015

EMU and EU budget discussed; defunct proposals withdrawn

The College of Commissioners sets out short-term steps towards completing Economic and Monetary Union, withdraws defunct legislation and discusses financing of the EU budget.

EU to end roaming charges by June 2017

News30/06/2015

EU to end roaming charges by June 2017

Commission proposals to end huge telephone bills while on holiday and poor Internet connections finally to become a reality.

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