Financial Report in the news

A short overview over the press coverage of the Financial Report 2009:

EUobserver: “EU aims for budget that ‘national politicians can defend”

Germany
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung: “8.1 billion for the EU”

Austria
Die Presse: “Austria’s net payments on the rise”
Der Standard: “Austrias net payments have risen”

Netherlands
Radio Netherlands Worldwide: “EU budget bows to ‘mood in Dutch politics’”

Great Britain
Reuters: “Poland is EU budget winner, Germany main paymaster”
Daily Telegraph: “British households pay £440 a year to be an EU member … but don’t get it back”

Spain
El Periódico de Catalunya: “Europe’s net aid to Spain is reduced to 1.794 million”

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Ole Funke

About Ole Funke

Ole Funke is a policy analyst at the Federal Foreign Office where he focuses on the EU Budget, the negotiations on the Multiannual Financial Framework as well as on issues relating to European Economic Policy and the ECOFIN council.