austerity measures – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Thu, 23 May 2019 11:00:55 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.9 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png austerity measures – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 S&D chief works for a progressive alliance away from ‘Orbánising’ EPP https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/interview/sd-chief-works-for-a-progressive-alliance-away-from-orbanising-epp/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/interview/sd-chief-works-for-a-progressive-alliance-away-from-orbanising-epp/#respond Thu, 26 Oct 2017 05:32:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1186988 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/interview/sd-chief-works-for-a-progressive-alliance-away-from-orbanising-epp/feed/ 0 Alcohol makers brace for EU-wide mandatory labelling https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/alcohol-makers-brace-for-eu-wide-mandatory-labelling/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/alcohol-makers-brace-for-eu-wide-mandatory-labelling/#respond Wed, 21 Jun 2017 05:20:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1155236 https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/alcohol-makers-brace-for-eu-wide-mandatory-labelling/feed/ 0 Greece did its part; now it’s the Eurogroup’s turn https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/greece-did-its-part-now-its-eurogroups-turn/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/greece-did-its-part-now-its-eurogroups-turn/#respond Thu, 15 Jun 2017 04:42:25 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1153661 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/greece-did-its-part-now-its-eurogroups-turn/feed/ 0 Socialists and Democrats lash out at centre-right, pledge to restore social justice https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/eu-social-democrats-lash-out-at-center-right-pledge-to-restore-social-justice/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/eu-social-democrats-lash-out-at-center-right-pledge-to-restore-social-justice/#comments Mon, 27 Mar 2017 04:34:31 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1132016 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/eu-social-democrats-lash-out-at-center-right-pledge-to-restore-social-justice/feed/ 1 EU citizens send strong anti-nationalist message from Rome https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/eu-citizens-send-strong-anti-nationalist-message-from-rome/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/eu-citizens-send-strong-anti-nationalist-message-from-rome/#comments Sat, 25 Mar 2017 14:40:24 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1131885 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/eu-citizens-send-strong-anti-nationalist-message-from-rome/feed/ 7 Pittella: Socialists pushed ‘social agenda’ into Rome Declaration https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/interview/pittella-socialists-pushed-social-agenda-into-rome-declaration/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/interview/pittella-socialists-pushed-social-agenda-into-rome-declaration/#respond Fri, 24 Mar 2017 05:38:30 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1131322 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/interview/pittella-socialists-pushed-social-agenda-into-rome-declaration/feed/ 0 Valetta and Athens insist ‘social pillar’ should be part of Europe’s future https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/valetta-and-athens-insist-social-pillar-should-be-part-of-europes-future/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/valetta-and-athens-insist-social-pillar-should-be-part-of-europes-future/#comments Thu, 02 Mar 2017 06:53:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1123769 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/valetta-and-athens-insist-social-pillar-should-be-part-of-europes-future/feed/ 1 US businesses push EU single market in face of populist headwinds https://www.euractiv.com/section/economic-governance/news/amcham-report-more-eu-single-market-integration-can-offset-populistic-pressure/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economic-governance/news/amcham-report-more-eu-single-market-integration-can-offset-populistic-pressure/#respond Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:08:14 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1093709 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economic-governance/news/amcham-report-more-eu-single-market-integration-can-offset-populistic-pressure/feed/ 0 Progressives accuse Merkel of pushing a North-South divide https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/progressives-accuse-merkel-of-pushing-a-north-south-divide/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/progressives-accuse-merkel-of-pushing-a-north-south-divide/#comments Fri, 10 Feb 2017 05:49:53 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1089481 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/progressives-accuse-merkel-of-pushing-a-north-south-divide/feed/ 3 German SPD says Europe can back Athens without the IMF https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/german-spd-says-europe-can-back-athens-without-the-imf/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/german-spd-says-europe-can-back-athens-without-the-imf/#comments Thu, 19 Jan 2017 12:54:56 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1081260 Süddeutsche Zeitung, Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) deputy chairman Carsten Schneider insisted that the International Monetary Fund's (IMF) participation in the Greek bailout was not necessary. EURACTIV Greece reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/news/german-spd-says-europe-can-back-athens-without-the-imf/feed/ 1 Schulz’s departure paves way for leftist alliance in EU Parliament https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/schulzs-departure-paves-way-for-leftist-alliance-in-eu-parliament/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/schulzs-departure-paves-way-for-leftist-alliance-in-eu-parliament/#respond Thu, 19 Jan 2017 06:27:53 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1080994 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/schulzs-departure-paves-way-for-leftist-alliance-in-eu-parliament/feed/ 0 Syriza minister: Tajani represents the austerity establishment https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/interview/syriza-minister-tajani-represents-the-established-austerity/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/interview/syriza-minister-tajani-represents-the-established-austerity/#comments Fri, 06 Jan 2017 11:43:32 +0000 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16 Dec 2016 10:54:29 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1072469 https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/interview/tajani-parliament-president-must-be-a-bridge-builder/feed/ 3 Socialists declare end to EU institution grand coalition https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/socialists-declare-end-to-eu-institution-grand-coalition/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/socialists-declare-end-to-eu-institution-grand-coalition/#comments Tue, 13 Dec 2016 15:57:50 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1071432 https://www.euractiv.com/section/elections/news/socialists-declare-end-to-eu-institution-grand-coalition/feed/ 2 ‘Stupid’ austerity has played into the hands of populism https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/opinion/stupid-austerity-has-played-into-hands-of-populism/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/euro-finance/opinion/stupid-austerity-has-played-into-hands-of-populism/#comments Wed, 16 Nov 2016 05:28:09 +0000 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