23-09-2020 – 14:31
The spread of the COVID-19 virus represents a dramatic risk for the health and lives of our citizens but will also lead to unprecedented shocks for the economy and employment in Europe. The COVID-19 outbreak requires rapid responses from Member States and immediate and innovative joint action of the European institutions and Member States to counter another deep and protracted economic crisis in the aftermath of the health pandemic.
22-09-2020 – 10:41
On 28 September, 15:45 – 17:45, the ECON Committee will hold a Monetary Dialogue with the President of the European Central Bank, Christine Lagarde. This will be the third Monetary Dialogue in 2020 – an opportunity to discuss economic and monetary developments in the euro area.
10-09-2020 – 20:36
The results of the remote voting session that took place on Thursday 10 September are available below. The RCVs will be published on the relevant page on Friday 11 September.
07-09-2020 – 11:26
The results of the remote voting session that took place on Wednesday 2 September are available below.
03-09-2020 – 11:06
On Wednesday 2 September, from 09.00 to 11.00, ECON members held hearings with the three candidates selected for the positions of Chair and independent members of the Central Counterparties (CCP) Supervisory Committee, as required under the amended European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR 2.2).