During his State of the European Union speech given this morning in Strasbourg,  the European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker announced his proposal to double the European Investment Plan to 630 billion euros by 2022, in an attempt to boost European economy.

"Investment means jobs. Today I am proposing to double the duration and firepower of our investment fund," said Juncker to the European Parliament in Strasbourg.

Juncker's original Investment Plan, launched in 2015, aimed to b...


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