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Issue #12

Issue #12 FIRST, SOME SOLID INTEL: ICYMI: The German EU Council Presidency The German EU Council Presidency will start on 1 July 2020. This Wednesday, you received a special version

Issue #11

Issue #11 FIRST, SOME SOLID INTEL: EU: “Germany, give us your money!” While it seems like an overall agreement on the EU recovery fund might be reached soon (we reported

Issue #10

Issue #10 FIRST, SOME SOLID INTEL: EU: €8.2 billion for digitalization This week, the Commission issued a fancy-looking 2-pager laying out how much money it wants to spend on its

Issue #9

Issue #9 FIRST, SOME SOLID INTEL: German Stimulus Plan – It has “Wumms”* The stimulus plan agreed to this week after 21-hours of negotiations between the governing parties, CDU and

Issue #8

Issue #8 FIRST, SOME SOLID INTEL: EU Corona Spending: Finally, an agreement? After various discussions over the last few weeks (guess what: we reported) Commission President Ursula von der Leyen

Issue #7

Issue #7 FIRST, SOME SOLID INTEL: EU Corona Spending (I): Another €500 Billion, summing up to €3 Trillion The €3 trillion the EU wants to spend to combat the Corona


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