Paris Tramway: EIB finances the extension of the T3 line (EUR 128m) PRESS RELEASE Luxembourg, Paris, 17 July 2014 Paris Paris On 17 July 2014, a EUR 128m finance contract was signed by Mr Julien Bargeton, Deputy Mayor of Paris with responsibility for finance, semi-public companies, public procurement and concessions, and Philippe de Fontaine Vive, Vice-President of the European Investment Bank (EIB), in...
Commissioner Füle to visit Georgia to announce new support for trade, private sector development and justice reform European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 July 2014 Štefan Füle, European Commissioner for Enlargement and Neighbourhood Policy, will visit Georgia tomorrow to participate in the Parliamentary hearing on the ratification of the Association Agreement and Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (AA/DCFTA).
EU and Ecuador conclude negotiations for trade and development agreement European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 July 2014 Today EU and Ecuadorian negotiators sealed a deal in Brussels that will allow Ecuador to join its Andean neighbours Peru and Colombia in their trade agreement with the EU.
EU countries are dismantling barriers to the European Single Market European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 July 2014 Since last summer, EU countries have stepped up their efforts to make it easier to live, work or do business in another EU country, according to the latest edition of the Single Market Scoreboard released by the European Commission today.
Saving Pompeii with EU Regional Funds: Commissioner Hahn signs Action Plan with Italy to preserve 'jewel of European cultural heritage' European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 July 2014 Today, EU Commissioner for Regional Policy, Johannes Hahn, is travelling to Pompeii - the world famous archaeological site, to sign an "Action Plan" with the Italian authorities to accelerate work on the EU's major project to preserve the site.
Commission encourages re-use of public sector data European Press release Brussels, 17 July 2014 Commission @EC_opendata #PSI #opendata Today, the European Commission is publishing guidelines to help Member States benefit from the revised Directive on the re-use of public sector information (PSI Directive).
Fighting fraud: Major progress in anti-fraud policy but Member States must do more to combat fraud European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 July 2014 Member States must step up their work to prevent, detect and report fraud affecting EU funds, according to the Commission's annual report on the protection of financial interests (PIF report).
Frequently asked questions: "PSI guidelines" European Commission MEMO Brussels, 17 July 2014 Why there is a need for the guidelines when there is already a directive? Following the transposition of the original PSI Directive 2003/98/EC, many public bodies in various European countries have put in place arrangements and procedures that 'translate' the provisions of the...
Questions and Answers: The protection of EU financial interests and the fight against fraud European Commission MEMO Brussels, 17 July 2014 See IP/14/835 What is the purpose of the Annual Report on the Protection of the EU's Financial Interests? Member States have to adopt all necessary measures to protect the EU budget, and to counter fraud and any other illegal activities affecting the financial...
Daily News of 2014-07-17 MEX 14 / 17.07 DAILY NEWS 17 / 07 / 14 President Barroso meets President Dilma Rousseff in Brasil President Barroso travels today to Brazil, where he will be on official visit until 21 July. He will first meet with President Dilma Rousseff in Brasília to discuss the EU-Brazil relations.