Euro at 20, InvestEU, Brexit, Crop protection
Release Date: 17 January 2019
At its latest plenary session, the European Parliament celebrated the Euro’s 20th birthday and approved the new InvestEU plan to follow the Juncker Plan by boosting investment by €700 billion from 2021-27. Parliament debated the EU’s next steps after the British Parliament voted down the proposed Brexit agreement. And MEPs gave its final approval to a Special Committee Report calling for more transparency and closer monitoring of pesticides, as part of the approval process.