About: Pierre Moscovici

Economy & Jobs 14-02-2018

Moscovici: Spring 2019 is ‘too early to retire’

European Commissioner Pierre Moscovici joins EURACTIV's Economy Editor Jorge Valero for a live debate on deepening the European Economic and Monetary Union in the EURACTIV Network offices in Brussels.
Euro & Finance 29-01-2016

Moscovici: Commission to discuss feasibility of country by country tax reporting

Speaking on Thursday (28 January), Tax Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said he was in favour of public country by country reporting as long as the Commission's risk assement concludes that it won't damage competitiveness or hinder investment.
Euro & Finance 05-05-2015

Commission presents Spring Economic Forecast

The European Commission presented its Spring economic forecast on Tuesday (5 May), expecting that real GDP in 2015 will rise by 1.8 % in the EU and by 1.5 % in the euro area, 0.1 and 0.2 percentage points higher than projected three months ago.
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Economy & Jobs 18-03-2015

Commission steps up fight against corporate tax evasion

The European Commission presented new plans to tackle corporate tax avoidance and harmful tax competition on Wednesday (18 March).
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Economy & Jobs 10-03-2015

Eurogroup warns Greece: Stop wasting time

EU finance ministers met in Brussels on Monday to discuss the next steps following the decision to extend financial assistance to Greece by up to four months.
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Economy & Jobs 17-02-2015

Greece to EU: No deal

On Monday, Eurozone finance ministers failed to reach an agreement on how to proceed with Greece's bailout programme after it expires at the end of the month.
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Economy & Jobs 16-02-2015

Moscovici on Greece: “We need to reach an agreement”

“We want and we need to reach an agreement. The will is there,” said EU Economic and Financial Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici ahead of a “decisive” meeting of eurozone finance ministers in Brussels on Monday.
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Economy & Jobs 05-02-2015

Moscovici: EU’s economic forecast a little brighter

The European Commission said on Thursday that the economies of all EU Member States are expected to grow again in 2015, the first time since 2007.
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Economy & Jobs 27-01-2015

Moscovici: “We want a Greece that can repay its debts”

Only hours after anti-bailout leftist party Syriza won the elections in Greece on Sunday, EU Commissioner for Economic Affairs Pierre Moscovici said that while the European Commission hopes to have a 'constructive dialogue' with the new Greek government, it also wants a 'Greece that can repay its debts.'
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Economy & Jobs 04-11-2014

Commission revises down economic forecast

The European Commission has projected weak economic growth for the rest of this year in the eurozone.
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EU Priorities 2020 02-07-2014

Van Rompuy, Soros, Moscovici debate Europe’s future

Only days after EU leaders nominated former Luxembourg Prime Minister Jean-Claude Juncker to become the next president of the European Commission, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy, former French Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici and Open Society founder and chairman George Soros met in Brussels to debate on the future of the European Union.
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Euro & Finance 13-12-2012

Finance ministers clinch banking union deal (departures and doorsteps)

Finance ministers reached agreement early today (13 December) on the basic mechanism for a single supervisory authority over eurozone banks – the key first step to a banking union.