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European Council President Van Rompuy Welcomes the Decisions Taken to Strengthen Fiscal Discipline and Growth

"I welcome the decisions taken over the weekend in Europe both at national level, in Italy and Spain to strengthen fiscal discipline and growth, and by the ECB regarding the active implementation of its Securities Markets Program. These decisions will contribute to financial stability in the euro area. I also welcome the close cooperation at the global level of the G7 and the G20 to deal with the current challenges both the euro area and the USA are facing." Read...

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EU Releases 7 Billion Euros for Research and Innovation

The European Commission has launched a 7 billion euro research and development fund aimed at tackling the biggest societal challenges facing Europe and the world. Universities, research organizations and industry will be among more than 16,000 funding recipients with special attention given to small and medium-sized enterprises. The funds will be released under the EU's 7th Framework Program for Research. It is expected to generate 174,000 jobs in the short term and nearly 450,000 in the long term. Read more;...

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Commissioner Rehn Discusses EU’s Economic Governance Reform

Speaking today at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York City, EU Economic and Monetary Affairs Commissioner Olli Rehn said: "In Europe we have been forced to take unprecedented and, I dare say, decisive action to contain the crisis and protect the ongoing recovery. It has been a comprehensive policy response combining both short-term firefighting measures and long-term construction of new architecture." Commissioner Rehn explained that the EU is undertaking a fundamental reform of its economic governance and noted...

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January – February Member Spotlight – Salibello & Broder LLP

S&B is a leading middle-market CPA firm with offices in NYC and LA. For more than 30 years, S&B has provided professional services to international and domestic companies both public and private, foreign nationals in the U.S. as well as U.S. citizens. Our services include auditing and various other attest services, foreign and domestic tax planning and compliance and various accounting and administrative services to both domestic and foreign-owned companies and U.S. ...

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