EU increases humanitarian aid in Gaza in response to escalating crisis European Commission Press release Brussels, 25 July 2014 The European Commission is giving an additional €5 million to support emergency relief operations in the Gaza Strip where a humanitarian crisis is becoming more dramatic by the day.
Spring 2014 Standard Eurobarometer: The European elections made a difference European Commission Press release Brussels, 25 July 2014 Today, the latest Standard Eurobarometer survey results are published - the first EU-wide opinion poll conducted since the European Parliament elections in May which were organised under the slogan "This time it's different".
Daily News of 2014-07-25 MEX 14 / 25.07 DAILY NEWS 25 / 07 / 14 Ukraine: proposals for possible targeted measures At its meeting on 22 July, the Foreign Affairs Council stressed its readiness "to introduce without delay a package of further significant restrictive measures".
Ukraine: European Commission adopts legislative proposals on restrictive measures European Commission Statement Brussels, 25 July 2014 President Barroso made the following statement today: "Having been mandated to prepare a package of restrictive measures in the light of Russia's role in destabilising and escalating the situation in Ukraine, the European Commission tabled today a legislative proposal building on the package...
Joint statement by President Barroso and President Van Rompuy on the crash of the airliner in Mali European Commission Statement Brussels, 25 July 2014 "On behalf of the European Union, we wish to convey our deepest condolences to the families and friends of the passengers as well as to the crew of the Air Algérie flight that crashed in Mali.
Statement by the European Commission, ECB and IMF on the Fifth Review Mission to Cyprus European Commission Brussels, 25 July 2014 Statement Staff teams from the European Commission (EC), European Central Bank (ECB), and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) visited Nicosia during July14-25, 2014 for the fifth review of Cyprus's economic programme, which is supported by financial assistance from the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) and...
South Sudan: Europe increases food aid European Commission Press release Brussels, 24 July 2014 The European Commission has just signed two major contracts with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) totalling €14 million to deliver vitally needed food assistance and facilitate the movement of humanitarian cargo in South Sudan.
Commission publishes encouraging second round of EU-wide test results for horse meat DNA in beef products: measures to fight food fraud are working European Press release Brussels, 24 July 2014 Commission A second round of coordinated pan-European testing for horse meat DNA in beef products was launched in April this year. This testing was a follow-up to the exercise carried out in 2013 in the wake of the horse meat crisis, where 4.6%...
155 small firms to receive funding in first wave of grants under EU SME Instrument European Commission Press release Brussels, 24 July 2014 The European Commission today announces the first results of its new €3 billion SME Instrument, launched under Horizon 2020 to help innovative small firms get ideas from the lab to the market.
Commission assesses progress by Kosovo in visa dialogue European Press release Brussels, 24 July 2014 Commission assesses progress by Kosovo1 in visa dialogue Today the Commission presented its second report on progress by Kosovo in fulfilling the requirements of the visa liberalisation roadmap.