Information on missions of Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis

Purpose Date from Date to Location Comments
Participation at the Sustainable Development Impact Summit, Bloomberg Global Business Forum and One Planet Summit in New York, and participation at the Riga Conference and meetings in Riga. 25/09/2018 28/09/2018 New York, Riga

Context

The Vice-President participated in the Sustainable Development Impact Summit, Bloomberg Global Business Forum and One Planet Summit in New York. In addition, he gave numerous interviews.

Link to the press release on One Planet Summit:

http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-18-5868_en.htm

Remarks of the Vice-President at One Planet Summit:

http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_SPEECH-18-5928_en.htm

 

The Vice-President participated in the discussion on the "Mid-Term Economic Outlook for the European Union" at the Riga Conference in Riga. He also gave interviews and took part in the ceremony of 99th anniversary of the University of Latvia.

 

Mission costs
Travel costsExpenses incurred for outward/return journeys to/from the place of the mission. 7532.01 €
Accommodation costsHotel expenses for the Member for the duration of the mission. 512.37 €
Daily allowancesAllowance granted to the Member whilst on an official mission. 249.37 €
Miscellaneous costsOther expenses incurred for the purpose of the mission. 12.13 €
Participation the Governing Council meeting of the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, Yalta Conference and meetings in Kiev, and World Economic Forum and meetings in China. 12/09/2018 20/09/2018 Frankfurt, Kiev, Beijing, Tianjin

Context

  • Frankfurt - The Vice-President participated at the Governing Council meeting of the European Central Bank as the European Commission representative (statutory obligation). In addition, he held a bilateral meeting with the Vice-President of the European Central Bank.
  • Kiev - The Vice-President travelled to Ukraine in order to participate in the Yalta European Strategy conference. In addition, the met with the President, Prime Minister, Vice Prime Minister and acting Minister of Finance and Latvian ambassador. He also took part in the signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding of the 4th Macro-Financial Assistance for Ukraine, gave interviews and met with the representatives of IMF.

       Link to the speech delivered at YES conference:

https://ec.europa.eu/commission/commissioners/2014-2019/dombrovskis/announcements/eu-ukraine-opening-speech-15th-yes-annual-meeting-discussion-future-europe_en

Link to the press release on MoU:

http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-18-5762_en.htm

Link to Vice-President's statement on MoU:

http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_STATEMENT-18-5782_en.htm

  • Beijing and Tianjin -  
Mission costs
Travel costsExpenses incurred for outward/return journeys to/from the place of the mission. 5207.06 €
Accommodation costsHotel expenses for the Member for the duration of the mission. 1747.86 €
Daily allowancesAllowance granted to the Member whilst on an official mission. 342.87 €
Miscellaneous costsOther expenses incurred for the purpose of the mission. 26.75 €
Participation in the College meeting and in the European Parliament Plenary session 10/09/2018 12/09/2018 Strasbourg

Context

The Vice-President participated in the College meeting (statuatory obligation) and in plenary debates of the European Parliament. In addition, he held meetings with Members of the European Parliament on legislative files falling under his responsibilities.

Speech by Vice-President Dombrovskis at the plenary session of the European Parliament on the debate on the Future of Europe with Alexis Tsipras, Prime Minister of Greece:

http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_SPEECH-18-5741_en.htm

 

Opening statement at the European Parliament Plenary debate on the Structural Reform Support Programme 2017-2020:

https://ec.europa.eu/commission/commissioners/2014-2019/dombrovskis/announcements/european-parliament-opening-statement-european-parliament-plenary-debate-structural-reform-support_en

Mission costs
Travel costsExpenses incurred for outward/return journeys to/from the place of the mission. 0 €
Accommodation costsHotel expenses for the Member for the duration of the mission. 235.7 €
Daily allowancesAllowance granted to the Member whilst on an official mission. 223.12 €
Miscellaneous costsOther expenses incurred for the purpose of the mission. 0 €
Participation in the Eurofi Financial Forum, Eurogroup and informal ECOFIN meetings, and bilateral meetings. 06/09/2018 08/09/2018 Vienna

Context

Mission costs
Travel costsExpenses incurred for outward/return journeys to/from the place of the mission. 1265.33 €
Accommodation costsHotel expenses for the Member for the duration of the mission. 0 €
Daily allowancesAllowance granted to the Member whilst on an official mission. 166.89 €
Miscellaneous costsOther expenses incurred for the purpose of the mission. 0 €
French language course 19/08/2018 24/08/2018 Millefeuille

Context

French Intensive Course for senior managers of the European institutions

Mission costs
Travel costsExpenses incurred for outward/return journeys to/from the place of the mission. 1560.43 €
Accommodation costsHotel expenses for the Member for the duration of the mission. 695 €
Daily allowancesAllowance granted to the Member whilst on an official mission. 281.13 €
Miscellaneous costsOther expenses incurred for the purpose of the mission. 0 €

All information displayed on this page corresponds to reimbursed missions undertaken by Members of the Commission. Total costs may require adjustments due to the timing of the billing process.