Elisa Simantke

Euro & Finance 05-11-2015

Syriza’s new man in Berlin

Greece's new Ambassador to Germany, Theodoros Daskarolis, has the task of improving relations with Angela Merkel's government. EURACTIV's partner Tagesspiegel reports.
Euro & Finance 09-06-2015

Varoufakis: Greece’s creditors have turned negotiations into a war

Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has criticised Greece's creditors for making "no concessions" and turning the negotiations "into a war". In an interview with Germany's Tagesspiegel he explains why a plan for debt restructuring is a Greek prerequisite for an agreement.
Euro & Finance 05-06-2015

How Greece hopes to make money

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras presented a 47-page list of reforms in the context of negotiations with Jean-Claude Juncker. The list contains many recommendations – especially those that have been rejected by donors.

BND scandal: Bundestag committee issues ultimatum

The Bundestag's NSA investigation committee has demanded lists of search terms Germany's intelligence service, the BND, allegedly spied on for Washington.
Health 05-06-2013

MEPs unimpressed by Croatia’s Commission candidate

Lawmakers were unsatisfied by the "vague" answers given by Croatia's commissioner candidate, after a three-hour grilling in the European Parliament.

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