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US$392b plan to kickstart European economy

EU Commission chief wants the world to know that 'Europe is back in business'

Mr Juncker said that "I promised to present an ambitious investment package by Christmas. Today Christmas has come early".


NEW EU Commission chief Jean- Claude Juncker on Wednesday unveiled an eagerly awaited US$392 billion investment plan to "kickstart" the economy, saying it would show the world that Europe was back in business after years of crisis.

Mr Juncker said the proposal, which