Our colleague will explain standards and technological solutions (solar energy, gas, electricity, hydrogen) that are available to decarbonise freight transportation in the EU (trucks but also ships and planes).
Jorge Valero reviews the key issues (migration, reform of the Eurozone) which are on the table and have been there for a while. He assesses the chances for a breakthrough or at least a modest consensus in an EU which remains strongly divided, despite common stakes.
Jorge Valero takes stock of the Greek Situation on the day when the Eurogroup meets. What does it means for a country to exit a bailout programme? What is the particular situation of Greece? What are the options for a genuine "normalisation"? Is there a consensus among the Troika, among the Member States?
Jorge Valero will analyse the Multiannual Financial Perspectives (MFF) as proposed by the Commission on 2 May.
Mr Friis will explain the European Semester and the upcoming Country-specific recommendations. Above all, he will discuss the Spring Economic Forecast 2018 that was released in early May, with good news: growth rates for the EU and the euro area in 2017 beat expectations to reach a 10-year high of 2.4%. However, risks are looming…
Notre expert expliquera ce qu'est Galileo, système européen de positionnement par satellites (radionavigation), et ses objectifs au cœur de la politique spatiale européenne consacrée par l'article 189 TFUE. Il évoquera les différents systèmes existant au niveau européen et mondial et discutera également des questions de gouvernance. Il expliquera enfin les usages de ce système, entre secteurs civil et militaire, public et commercial.
On 25 January, Xavier Dupret discussed the 2017 decision by the Central Bank of West African countries to block the transfers of mobile money with France. Funds sent towards developing countries by migrants worldwide (more than 400 million US dollars) amount to three times public development aid.
Jorge Valero, EU Correspondent attended the World Economic Forum in Davos and described its two main functions: quick, informal networking among decision makers on the one hand, constructing a common vocabulary on the other (rethink globalisation is the mantra).