You are here

Komisja Europejska

Displaying 1 - 10 of 25

Pages

W toku (updated on 11/07/2019)
Sygnatura: 
ECO/491-EESC-2019-00699
Sesja plenarna: 
545 -
Jul 17, 2019 Jul 18, 2019

The EESC supports the Commission's ambition to kick-start a necessary debate, given the sensitivities of Qualified Majority Voting (QMV) in tax matters. At the same time, the EESC considers that there are certain conditions that would need to be met for QMV to be successfully implemented.

When decided, the four proposed steps should be implemented gradually and the European Commission should perform an evaluation after each implementation.

EESC section opinion: Taxation – qualified majority voting

W toku (updated on 11/07/2019)
Sygnatura: 
ECO/492-EESC-2019-01033-00-00-TRA
Sesja plenarna: 
545 -
Jul 17, 2019 Jul 18, 2019

The absence of economic and social convergence among Member States and regions is a threat to the political sustainability of the European project and all the benefits it has brought to European citizens. Developing economic and labour market resilience with economic, social, environmental and institutional sustainability should be the principle guiding policies. This will foster upwards convergence and fairness in the transition towards a climate-neutral economy while managing the challenges posed by digitalisation and demographic change.

EESC section opinion: Towards a more resilient and sustainable European economy (own initiative opinion)

Downloads: 

Toward a more resilient and sustainable European economy - Civil Society Days 2019

W toku (updated on 11/07/2019)
Sygnatura: 
ECO/493-EESC-2019
Sesja plenarna: 
545 -
Jul 17, 2019 Jul 18, 2019

Although considerable progress has already been made towards completing EMU, there is still a need to significantly reinforce all four of its pillars, taking care to maintain the balance between them, as neglecting one or more of these pillars could result in dangerous disparities. Resilience to crises is a necessary, but not sufficient, condition for completing EMU: it also requires a positive vision, as set out in Article 3 of the EU Treaty. The EESC generally calls on the European institutions and national governments to take much more ambitious action in the context of EMU reform in order to achieve a more integrated, more democratic and socially better developed Union.

EESC section opinion: A new vision for completing the Economic and Monetary Union (own initiative opinion)

18/07/2016
Reference number: 
53/2016

The EESC President, Georges Dassis, met today with the First Vice-President of the European Commission, Frans Timmermans, to deliver the EESC contribution to the Commission's 2017 Work Programme. President Dassis used this occasion to emphasise that the European Union had to regain momentum in 2017. He said that "the European Commission must strive to restore a spirit of solidarity and responsibility ...

Pages