First EIB financing operation for eco-districts in France JOINT PRESS RELEASE 7 July 2014 On Monday 7 July in Rouen, the European Investment Bank (EIB) granted its first loan for the development of eco-districts in France, in the presence of Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development, who was the driving force behind this European financing...
Jean-Claude Juncker to exchange views with political groups in the European Parliament European Commission Press release Brussels, 7 July 2014 This week, ahead of the European Parliament plenary vote to elect the next President of the European Commission on 15 July, the candidate for Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will meet with all political groups in the European Parliament who have invited him...
Working time: Commission proposes rules for inland waterway workers based on a social partner agreement European Commission Press release Brussels, 7 July 2014 The European Commission has presented a proposal setting specific rules on working time for the inland waterway transport sector. This proposal would implement the agreement reached by EU-level representatives of employers and employees in this sector.
Better enforcing consumer rights: Towards a true Single Market for Consumers European Commission Press release Brussels, 7 July 2014 Speaking today in Rome, Commissioner for Consumer Policy Neven Mimica sets out his views as to the need for greater co-operation in enforcing consumer rights across the Single market. “Strict enforcement is key.
Operation ERMIS: 70 000 counterfeit goods seized in EU joint customs operation European Commission Press release Brussels, 7 July 2014 Over 70 000 counterfeit goods were seized during a major Joint Customs Operation (JCO) code-named “ERMIS”. The Operation focussed on postal and courier mail traffic, to identify fake products shipped through small consignments.
Modern Insolvency Rules: European Commission kicks off EU-wide interconnection of insolvency registers European Commission Press release Brussels, 7 July 2014 Today, the European Commission is launching an EU-wide interconnection of national insolvency registers by linking up databases from seven Member States: the Czech Republic, Germany, Estonia, Netherlands, Austria, Romania and Slovenia - with more countries expected to join at a later stage.
Daily News of 2014-07-07 MEX 14 / 07.07 DAILY NEWS 07 / 07 / 14 High level meeting to coordinate international support for Ukraine Tomorrow, on 8 July, the EU institutions and member states, Ukrainian government and international donors will gather for a High Level Meeting in Brussels to discuss the key priorities and...
Speaking points at Eurogroup press conference European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Vice-President Siim KALLAS Eurogroup press conference Brussels, 7 July 2014 Clearly, reducing the high tax burden, or ‘tax wedge’, on labour is one of the major structural reform priorities for European countries.
Statement by President Barroso as a witness in the case brought to the General Court by Mr John Dalli European Commission Brussels, 7 July 2014 Statement Mr President, Members of the General Court First of all let me thank you for inviting me to give evidence as a witness about the meeting in my office on 16 October 2012 and to assist you in doing justice.
Le groupe Caisse des Dépôts et la Banque Européenne d’Investissement (BEI) renforcent leur action pour contribuer à l'initiative européenne de croissance portée par le gouvernement COMMUNIQUE DE PRESSE Le 8 juillet 2014 Le Le Paris, le 8 juillet 2014 - Un an après la signature de leur accord de coopération bilatérale, le 13 juin 2013, et dans la droite ligne des conclusions du Conseil européen des 26 et 27 juin derniers, Pierre-René Lemas, Directeur général...