Commissioner Michel Barnier, on Bank Account Access

Michel Barnier, European Commissioner for Internal Market and Services, points out that about 20 million European citizens do not have access to a bank account at this very moment. 6 to 7 million of them were refused to open a bank account, simply meant for day-to-day activities. Providing these people with access to a bank account is a pressing point on his agenda.

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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker’s Statement on Brexit

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker’s Statement on Brexit

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Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier’s Statement on Brexit

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European Commission fines Google €1.49 billion for abusive advertising practices

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