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Just the Facts: January Governing Council of the ECB 10 January 2013

Economic Outlook Last week, the Governing Council of the ECB met in Frankfurt for their first meeting of 2013. At the press conference following the meeting, President of the ECB, Mario Draghi announced that it had been decided unanimously not to change the key ECB interest rates.  The reason for […]

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Just the Facts: European Council Summit 13-14 December 2012

Economic Policy On Thursday 13 and Friday 14 December, the European Council held its December Summit, attended by the Heads of State of the 27 EU Member States, along with President of the Council, Herman Van Rompuy; President of the Commission, José Manuel Barroso and the High Representative for Foreign […]

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Press Release: 13 May be Unlucky for Some, But it Could be Ireland’s Lucky Number…

EM Ireland banishes “triskaidekaphobia” in favour of optimism for the opportunities on offer to Ireland in 2013 Following the launch of the Irish Presidency of the Council of the EU earlier this week, the Dublin-based not-for-profit, independent organisation, European Movement Ireland (EM Ireland), is today calling on all Irish citizens […]

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Just the Facts: European Council Summit 22-23 November 2012

On Thursday 22 and Friday 23 November, the European Council held a special Summit in order to try to reach a consensus agreement on the terms of the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF).  The MFF will determine the budget of the EU for 2014-2020.  Prior to this Summit, the President of […]

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