Commission presents European Semester Spring Package
The European Commission has presented its European Semester Spring Package, part of its multi-annual exchange mechanism with Member States that provides a framework for the coordination of economic policies across the EU with the aim to achieve the EU’s stability and growth targets.
The European Semester allows the Commission to provide country-specific guidance to Member States on socio-economic policies, thereby influencing legislation at national level in the field of public expenditure, fiscal policy, employment, education and social care.
The current package focuses on providing fiscal guidance to Member States in order to strengthen their economic recoveries. In this sense, the European Semester is tightly linked to