EU Budget 2018

Press release – 2018 EU Budget Approved: More Money for Jobs and Security

Today, the European Parliament approved the EU Budget for 2018, worth €160.1 billion. It will deliver more jobs, growth and security for European citizens, said MEP Siegfried Mureșan (EPP), the European Parliament’s chief negotiator.“The EU Budget 2018 is a budget for the European citizens able to deliver what they expect from Europe. After long negotiations, [...]

Press release – European Parliament adopts its position for the final negotiations on the EU Budget 2018: Reaffirms Commitment to Finance Jobs, Growth and Security and Rejects Council Cuts

Today, the European Parliament has adopted its position for the final negotiations on the EU Budget 2018 by large majority, based on the report drafted by MEP Siegfried Mureșan (EPP), the European Parliament’s chief negotiator. In its position, the European Parliament voted for increases of budget appropriations for growth, job creation, especially for young people, [...]

EU Budget 2018: European Parliament Rejects Council Cuts and Proposes More Money for Jobs and Security

Today, the European Parliament's Budgets Committee has approved the amendments to the EU Budget 2018 by large majority, as proposed by MEP Siegfried Mureșan (EPP), the European Parliament’s chief negotiator. Siegfried Mureșan's compromise proposals target the increase of budget appropriations for job creation for young people as well as for security, while rejecting and restoring [...]