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EC Chief Juncker Concerned that EU-Turkey Migrant Deal Could Falter

Following the recent failed attempt of a military coup in Turkey, the EU member states have been holding their breath in fear that the...

Juncker Points to Huge Differences in Brexit and Grexit Referendums

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker outlined the differences between the referendum that took place in Greece last July and the one taking place in...

EC to Freeze NSRF Funding for Greece After Tendering Manipulation

The European Commission is considering a freeze to funding from the National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF) for Greek programs from 2014-2020 after an investigation...

Juncker Hails Bailout Efforts, Demands Respect for Greece’s Dignity

EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker arrived in Athens on Tuesday just as the release of 7.5 billion euros in bailout money was being announced...

ESM Head Assures Greece of Financial Support, Provided Obligations are Met

The European Stability Mechanism will continue to support Greece as long as the country fulfills its obligations, said the president of European Union's rescue...

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to Visit Athens on June 21

European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker will visit Athens on June 21. Juncker will meet with Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, European...

European Commission VP Jyrki Katainen Advises Cyprus to ‘Tap Into’ Juncker Plan

European Commission Vice President Jyrki Katainen has called on Cyprus to consider setting up an investment platform combining both the public and private sector...

Jean-Claude Juncker and Donald Tusk Express Pleasure on Eurogroup’s Agreement for Greece

European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council president Donald Tusk on Thursday expressed their pleasure on the Eurogroup's agreement for Greece during a...

First 42 Investments of Juncker Plan Approved

The Government Council for Economic Policy approved the first 42 programs of the 'Investment Plan for Europe' initiated by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker....

Jean-Claude Juncker: Greece Has Achieved Reform Goals, Time for Debt Relief

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said that Greece has "basically achieved" the objectives of the reforms required by its eurozone partners and international creditors....

Donald Tusk Urges Greek Debt Deal ‘Very Soon’

Council President Donald Tusk urged the eurozone to swiftly close talks on fresh reform measures for debt-hit Greece, saying it would help global economic...

Juncker: IMF ‘s Demand for Contingency Measures Is ‘Unreasonable and Unconstitutional’

The specific contingency measures demanded from Greece by its creditors are unreasonable and unconstitutional, European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker said on Wednesday, according to...