Increased measures for peace, constancy and wealth will provide for the increased protection of the millions of citizens living within the EU.
But also the increase of more than 100 million citizens joining will increase job opportunities vastly and strengthen the economy immensely.
Cyprus, Malta, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia, and Slovenia being added in 2004.
The single currency, the euro, became a reality in January of 2002, when euro notes and coins replaced national currencies in twelve of the 15 countries of the European Union (Belgium, Germany, Greece, Spain, France, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Austria, Portugal and Finland).
The principle of free movement is saying that you can work and study anywhere in the Union if you are a citizen of the Union.
By spending part of their education or training in another European Union country, the citizens can acquire an insight into other work environments and gain skills that are very useful in later life.The principle of free movement is saying that you can work and study anywhere in the Union if you are a citizen of the Union. For instance, if you are in the European Union and let’s say you are going through a depression you are going to need to lower the interest rate but in the European Union you have no choice. By spending part of their education or training in another European Union country, the citizens can acquire an insight into other work environments and gain skills that are very useful in later life. The information above in the paper about the European Union has many pros and cons. The advantages of enlargement are as follows; enlargement is necessary to avoid what is known as a 'two-tier' Europe (rich and poor countries); if and when the 13 new members join in 2004, it will create the biggest single market (which means no quotas or tariffs) in the world, bigger than that of Japan's and America's combined which means that trade between countries would become an easier challenge for all members. Enlargement European union integration and much more the euro are much-debated topics, however, with this there are two different sides that discuss the issue, euro sceptics and the pro Europeans who are for integration have quite different views.In 2007 two other countries (Romania and Bulgaria) could join the European Union.European Union covers a mass majority of the Europe and the current Union membership covers a population base of nearly half a billion people.All new members will have to adopt EU policies in order to maintain stability but also to help fight of illegal immigration, bring down the number of drug crimes and national crimes in gener... The goal is to further integrate Europe into a single market.At the same time it must be acknowledge that the EU has moved beyond just a common market.The European Union was formed in February 1992 with the signing of the Maastricht Treaty. Belgium, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom, and Germany.Those twelve members originally formed the European Union until 1995 when three other countries joined the Union ? The European Union currently is formed of twenty-five members with the ten new members ?