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Parliament elects new European Commission

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22/10/2014

Institutional affairs

MEPs approved the new college of 27 Commissioners, as presented by its President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker, with 423 votes in favour, 209 against and 67 abstentions.

 

EU auditors warn the incoming Commission on the use of blending pdf

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22/10/2014

External relations and foreign affairs, Institutional affairs

While the European Court of Auditors (ECA) report delivers a positive verdict on the set-up and general effectiveness of blending regional investment facility grants with financial institution loans, it points out a number of key issues which need to be urgently addressed.

 
 

Special coverage

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EU response to Ebola

In response to the current Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the EU is contributing humanitarian aid, expertise, international coordination and longer-term development assistance.

 
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EU sanctions against Russia over Ukraine crisis

In response to the illegal annexation of Crimea and deliberate destabilisation of a neighbouring sovereign country, the EU has imposed restrictive measures against the Russian Federation.

 
The economic crisis – The EU’s response

The economic crisis – The EU’s response

The European Union has been responding to the global economic crisis through actions on different levels.

 
Multiannual financial framework 2014-2020

Multiannual financial framework 2014-2020

The multiannual financial framework (MFF, formerly ‘financial perspectives’) is a spending plan that translates the EU priorities into financial terms.

 
Europe 2020 – Europe's growth strategy

Europe 2020 – Europe's growth strategy

The strategy should ensure that Europe’s high quality of life, underpinned by its unique social model, is sustained and further enhanced.

 
EU Enlargement – State of play

EU Enlargement – State of play

EU Enlargement – State of play

 
 

Latest press releases and statements

Article - Kobane: MEPs call on Turkey to do more to help Syrian city under threat by IS

Institutional affairs, European Parliament | 22/10/2014 17:25

Press release - Parliament elects new European Commission

Institutional affairs, European Parliament | 22/10/2014 17:16

Article - New European Commission: the commissioners and their portfolios

Institutional affairs, European Parliament | 22/10/2014 16:34

Press release - MEPs to debate EU-wide police crackdown on clandestine migrants

Justice and citizens rights, European Parliament | 22/10/2014 16:00

Press release - Settle bills, invest more for growth and jobs: EP position on the 2015 EU budget

Economy, finance, tax and competition, European Parliament | 22/10/2014 14:12

European Parliament elects Juncker CommissionChoose translations of the previous link 

European Commission | 22/10/2014 12:39

Speech - Two Europes or One Europe?Choose translations of the previous link 

Science and technology, European Commission | 22/10/2014 12:18

Invitation to press statements by HRVP Catherine Ashton and the Prime Minister of Kosovo, Mr...pdfChoose translations of the previous link 

External relations and foreign affairs, European External Action Service (EEAS) | 22/10/2014 12:05

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23/10/2014 01:51

Democracy, rule of law and fundamental rights in Hungary: extracts from the debate (21/10/2014)

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23/10/2014 01:51

Presentation of the College of Commissioners and Commission's work programme : general atmosphere

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23/10/2014 01:51

Presentation of the College of Commissioners and Commission's work programme : extracts from the statement by Jean-Claude JUNCKER, President-elect of the Commission

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Presentation of the College of Commissioners and Commission's work programme: MEPs debate

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23/10/2014 01:51

Vote on the Election of the Commission : extracts from the vote

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23/10/2014 01:51

European IS fighters: extracts from the debate

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23/10/2014 01:51

Group photo of the Juncker Commission:

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Election of the Commission: - extracts from the press conference by Martin SCHULZ, President of the European Parliament and Jean-Claude JUNCKER, President-elect of the Commission

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23/10/2014 01:51

LEX signing : in presence of Martin SCHULZ, EP President and Benedetto DELLA VEDOVA Italian State Secretary for Foreign Affairs

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Situation in Kobane and the threat of IS : extracts from the debate

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23/10/2014 01:51

Election of the Commission: - statements by EP political group leaders

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Budget 2015 / European Semester pledges / Kobani strife

22/10/2014 20:42

MEPs send the budget 2015 to conciliation talks with the Council, implore EU countries to fulfil economic policy pledges, and denounce ISIS atrocities in Kobane.

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Juncker's Commission: all set for 5 years?

22/10/2014 20:11

As Manfred Weber welcomes Juncker's team with unconcealed optimism, Pervenche Berès says her group will keep a close eye on the new Commission's pledges.

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Starting gun fired for Juncker's Commission

22/10/2014 19:13

Jean-Claude Juncker and his team are released from the starting blocks as MEPs vote a resounding yes. A warm welcome from the big Groups, but anger from others.

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Trilateral Gas Meeting: Press point extracts

22/10/2014 17:32

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Trilateral Gas Meeting: Roundtable

22/10/2014 17:20

Roundtable of the trilateral gas meeting between the EU, Russia and Ukraine on 21 October 2014 in Brussels.

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EP Press conference

22/10/2014 16:04

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EP Press conference

22/10/2014 15:38

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Climate change

22/10/2014 15:11

This clip features stockshots on the topic of climate change.

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EP Press conference

22/10/2014 14:02

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