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2010 budget: conciliation agreement confirmed and EP priorities secured

2010 budget: conciliation agreement confirmed and EP priorities secured

The EU’s 2010 budget was approved at the second reading by the Budgets Committee on Wednesday. This vote confirmed the 18 November budget conciliation agreement with the Council of Ministers and retained Parliament’s first-reading priorities, notably on energy and entrepreneurship.

Globalisation fund aid to Sweden, Austria and the Netherlands

Globalisation fund aid to Sweden, Austria and the Netherlands

Unemployed car and construction workers in Sweden, Austria, and the Netherlands are to get €15.9 million in EU Globalisation Adjustment Fund aid for training, self-employment and professional orientation services under plans backed by the Budgets Committee on Wednesday.