Sven Giegold


Eurogroup: Europe breathes a sigh of relief when Schäuble leaves

On today’s meeting of the Eurogroup, which will be the last one for retiring Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble, MEP Sven Giegold, financial and economic policy spokesperson of the Greens/EFA group, comments:   “Many countries in Europe breathe a sigh of relief as Schäuble leaves the Eurogroup. Not only Schäuble must go, but also his austerity […]


Financial Assistance in Greece: Eurogroup reform proposal on collective bargaining is against EU law

This week sees a series of meetings between Greek government officials and representatives of the institutions as part of the second bailout review negotiations. These talks take place ahead of the Eurogroup meeting of 5 December, where discussions on an agreement on the restructuring of the Greek public debt will open.  According to Greek sources, […]


EuroparlTV: Mein Statement nacht dem Dijsselbloem-Hearing im ECON

Letzte Woche hat Eurogruppenchef Dijsselbloem dem ECON-Ausschuss des Europaparlaments berichtet. Mein Kurz-Statement dazu auf EuropalTV gibt es hier: Klicken Sie auf den unteren Button, um den Inhalt von zu laden. Inhalt laden