Statement by Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on his visit to Belgrade, Serbia European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 22 January 2017 I was in Serbia last year at the height of the refugee crisis, as hundreds of thousands of men, women and children were moving through the country and the Western Balkans region.
Statement by President Juncker following the tragic accident in northern Italy European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 21 January 2017 I heard this morning about the tragic accident that happened in the North of Italy where many young Hungarians lost their lives. I extend my deepest sympathy and sincere condolences to the Hungarian authorities.
CALENDRIER du 23 janvier au 29 janvier 2017 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 20 January 2017 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 23 janvier 2017 President Jean-Claude Juncker participates in the conference of Christlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands (CDU) and Christlich-Soziale Union in Bayern (CSU) party leaders at EU, federal and regional...
Essen becomes the European Green Capital for 2017 European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 January 2017 The impressive transformation from coal and steel industry to the greenest city in North Rhine-Westphalia is proof of Essen's successful structural change. On 21 January, the town of Essen in Germany will officially become the European Green Capital for 2017.
Public Consultation on the Capital Markets Union Mid-term review European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 20 January 2017 Public Consultation on the Capital Markets Union Mid-term review 1. What is the Capital Markets Union (CMU)? The Commission's top priority is to strengthen Europe's economy and stimulate investment to create jobs.
Daily News 20 / 01 / 2017 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 20 / 01 / 2017 Brussels, 20 January 2017 Investment Plan for Europe: EUR 70 million loan agreement supports sustainable production facilities in Spain The European Investment Bank (EIB) has finalised a loan agreement with SAICA, a family–owned paper and packaging company, to...
Statement by Commissioner Avramopoulos after his meeting with the Mayors of Lesvos, Chios, Samos, Leros and Kos European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Athens, 20 January 2017 Following my visit to Lesvos, we had a constructive meeting today with the Mayors of Lesvos, Chios, Samos, Leros and Kos. I had the opportunity to inform them and to be informed by them.
Security Union: Commission reports on the implementation of the EU-US TFTP and PNR Agreements European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 January 2017 Today, the Commission is presenting two implementation reports on the EU-US Terrorist Finance Tracking Programme (TFTP) Agreement and EU-US Passenger Name Records (PNR) Agreement.
EU signs €65 million grant with Zambia to improve access to energy European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 January 2017 EU signs €65 million grant with Zambia to improve access to energy This programme is expected to provide access to reliable, clean and affordable electricity services to at least 63,000 households, or about 300,000 people, to social and public infrastructure and...
Antitrust: Commission welcomes steps taken by Amazon/Audible and Apple to improve competition in audiobook distribution European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 January 2017 The European Commission welcomes an agreement to end all exclusivity obligations concerning audiobook supply and distribution between Amazon's subsidiary Audible and Apple. This step is likely to improve competition in downloadable audiobook distribution in Europe.