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This story about EU budgetary negotiations was published by EurActiv on 27th September 2010. Divisions are likely to emerge this week when European Union governments discuss sharpening the rules on budget discipline and its executive makes proposals for tougher sanctions on fiscal sinners. The negotiations, launched after Greece’s profligacy brought the euro zone to the… » read more

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This story about the rejection of the EU bank rescue plan was published by EurActiv on 8th September 2010. EU economy ministers and the European Commission differ on how to rescue defaulting banks in the future, as ministers in favour of a bank levy yesterday (7 September) rejected the idea of putting the fiscal proceeds… » read more

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This story about EU banking watchdogs was published by EurActiv on 3rd September 2010. EU negotiators reached agreement yesterday (2 September) on a package of measures to beef up supervision of the bloc’s banks, giving new EU watchdogs a mandate to overrule national authorities and ban risky financial products that were widely blamed for the… » read more

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This story about the planned EU budget review was published by EurActiv on 2nd September 2010. On his first visit to Brussels, Polish President Bronis?aw Komorowski stressed his continued backing for European assistance to poorer regions and farmers ahead of EU budget talks later this year. European Commission President José Manuel Barroso replied that the… » read more

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