EU agrees to make parcel delivery more affordable European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 14 December 2017 EU negotiators reached a provisional agreement last night to make prices for cross-border parcel delivery services more transparent and affordable and to increase regulatory oversight of the EU parcel market.
Cross-border parcel delivery: What is changing? European Commission - Fact Sheet Strasbourg, 14 December 2017 Questions and Answers Why is EU action on cross-border parcel delivery necessary? High prices of cross-border parcel delivery are one of the biggest obstacles for consumers and retailers, especially small and medium-sized companies, who would like to buy and sell online...
Daily News 14 / 12 / 2017 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 14 / 12 / 2017 Brussels, 14 December 2017 Conseil Européen, 14-15 Décembre 2017 Aujourd'hui et demain, les Chefs d'état et de gouvernement de l'Union européenne se réuniront à Bruxelles pour des discussions qui constitueront une étape importante dans la feuille de route...
Consumption per capita in purchasing power standards in 2016 - Consumption per capita varied between 53% and 132% of the EU average European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 14 December 2017 Actual Individual Consumption (AIC) is a measure of material welfare of households. Across the Member States in 2016, AIC per capita expressed in Purchasing Power Standards (PPS) varied from 53% of the European Union (EU)average in Bulgaria to 132% in Luxembourg.
E-commerce in EU enterprises - 1 in 6 EU businesses sold on the web in 2016 - Some difficulties still hinder cross-border sales European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 14 December 2017 Last year, 16% of enterprises located in the European Union (EU) and employing at least 10 persons had received orders via a website or via apps. Web sales include both sales to individual consumers and to other enterprises.
Commission welcomes agreement on key legislation to tackle climate change European - Statement Commission Brussels, 14 December 2017 The European Parliament and Council today reached a provisional agreement on a key legislative proposal for implementing the EU's 2030 climate objectives – on accounting of emissions from land use, land use change and forestry (LULUCF).
State aid: Commission approves PLN 40 billion (around €9.4 billion) Polish support scheme for renewable energy European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 December 2017 The European Commission approved under EU State aid rules a Polish renewable energy scheme and a reduced levy to finance the scheme for energy-intensive users.
EU farm policy rules to be further simplified European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 December 2017 A raft of changes due to come into force on 1 January 2018 continue the drive towards a simpler, more modern Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). Major improvements to EU agriculture rules will come into force on 1 January 2018 following the...
EU will support Niger with assistance of €1 billion by 2020 European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 December 2017 Overall EU development assistance to Niger will amount to €1 billion for the period 2017-2020. This was announced by Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica at the Donors' Round Table for Niger in Paris.
Fonds Fiduciaire pour l'Afrique: €274,2 millions de nouveaux programmes pour soutenir le Sahel et le bassin du lac Tchad Commission européenne - Communiqué de presse Bruxelles, le 13 décembre 2017 La Commission européenne a adopté aujourd'hui 13 nouvelles actions pour soutenir la stabilité et le développement économique dans la région du Sahel et du bassin du lac Tchad.