Monday

15th Apr 2024

Ticker

New member states unhappy with budget deal

The Czech Republic, Bulgaria and Romania are unhappy with the way cohesion funding is calculated in the draft budget proposal, with EU council chief Herman Van Rompuy set to try and "accommodate" their complaints into a new draft to be tabled at noon, a senior member state official has said.

Read and decide

Join EUobserver today

Get the EU news that really matters

Instant access to all articles — and 20 years of archives. 14-day free trial.

... or subscribe as a group

Agenda

EU special summit, MEPs prep work, social agenda This WEEK

EU leaders gather in Brussels for a special two-day summit this week, while MEPs will prepare for the last plenary session of the legislature. In Italy, G7 foreign affairs ministers will convene from Wednesday to Friday.

UK-EU deal on Gibraltar only 'weeks away'

EU and UK negotiators said that a new post-Brexit settlement for Gibraltar was just weeks away from completion following four-way talks in Brussels on Friday (12 April).

Join EUobserver

EU news that matters

Join us