EU Investment Plan

News Highlight26/11/2014

EU Investment Plan

A major new initiative to get Europe growing again

The Commission and its Priorities


Workers in a warehouse in Italy © EU


A new momentum for jobs, growth and investment

The European Commission publishes its Annual Growth Survey, Alert Mechanism report, Draft Joint Employment Report and its opinions on countries' draft budgetary plans.

Workers inside a wind power tower in a factory located in Le Creusot/Bourgogne © EU


EU launches a €315 billion Investment Offensive to boost jobs and growth

The European Commission has announced a €315 billion Investment Plan to get Europe growing again and get more people back to work.

The European Commission has presented a new budget proposal © EU

Press release28/11/2014

Commission makes new budget proposal to Parliament and Council

The Commission has adopted a new draft EU budget for 2015 after negotiations between the European Parliament and the Council did not result in an agreement last week.

Law and Policies

The European Commission is active in many policy areas and is the starting point for the EU's law-making process.

Funding and public contracts

A huge range of funding opportunities exists to support programmes and projects.

Life, work and travel in the EU