Antitrust: Commission fines Pometon € 6.2 million for participation in steel abrasives cartel European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 May 2016 The European Commission has found that Italian abrasives producer Pometon S.p.A. breached EU antitrust rules by participating in a cartel to coordinate steel abrasives prices in Europe for almost four years.
14 new primary health care centres to be built across Ireland, supported by the Investment Plan for Europe European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 May 2016 Fourteen new Primary Care Centres are to be built across Ireland following a new EUR 70 million, 27-year loan from the European Investment Bank. The loan benefits from support from the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the heart of the...
Commission proposes new e-commerce rules to help consumers and companies reap full benefit of Single Market European - Press release Commission Brussels, 25 May 2016 The European Commission today tabled a package of measures to allow consumers and companies to buy and sell products and services online more easily and confidently across the EU.
Commission updates EU audiovisual rules and presents targeted approach to online platforms European - Press release Commission Brussels, 25 May 2016 The European Commission today proposed an update of EU audiovisual rules to create a fairer environment for all players, promote European films, protect children and tackle hate speech better.
Forty years of investments have improved Europe’s bathing water European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 May 2016 The European Union’s efforts to ensure clean and healthy bathing water began forty years ago when the first Bathing Water Directive was issued. © European Union 2016 The annual bathing water report published today proves the value of the legislation and...
Joint Conclusions on the Economic Reform Programmes European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 25 May 2016 The Western Balkans and Turkey deepen economic and social reforms with the EU What is the role of economic governance in the enlargement process? Economic governance has become one of the pillars of EU's enlargement policy, mirroring developments within the EU...
BOOSTING E-COMMERCE IN THE EU European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 25 May 2016 QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS See also IP/16/1887 Being able to buy and sell products and services online has generated many opportunities. Consumers benefit from more choice, even if they live in peripheral regions.
DIGITAL SINGLE MARKET – COMMISSION UPDATES EU AUDIOVISUAL RULES AND PRESENTS TARGETED APPROACH TO ONLINE PLATFORMS European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 25 May 2016 QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS See also IP/16/1873 I. Modernisation of the Audiovisual Media Services Directive Why is the Audiovisual Media Services Directive being revised? The media landscape has shifted dramatically in less than a decade.
Daily News 25 / 05 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 25 / 05 / 2016 Brussels, 25 May 2016 Digital Single Market: Commission takes action on e-commerce, audiovisual media rules and online platforms The European Commission today made an important step towards a Digital Single Market.
Remarks by First Vice-President Timmermans at the European Parliament on the preparation of the G7 Summit European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 25 May 2016 Madam President, Honourable Members, President Juncker is travelling as we speak to the G7 Summit in Japan and has asked me to address you on his behalf, ahead of a summit that will address a number of urgent...