European Parliament backs stronger rules to combat money laundering and terrorism financing Commission - Press release European Brussels, 20 May 2015 Today, members of the European Parliament adopted new rules to help fight money laundering and terrorist financing in the EU, one of the key actions in the European Security Agenda presented last month (see IP/15/4865).
State of Nature: Largest ever assessment draws a mixed picture for Europe's habitats and species European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 May 2015 The Commission has adopted a new report providing the most comprehensive picture yet on the ‘State of Nature in the EU’. The findings show that the majority of birds have a secure status, and some species and habitats are doing better.
Daily News 20 / 05 / 2015 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 20 / 05 / 2015 Brussels, 20 May 2015 EU proposes to scale up its partnership with ASEAN The High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the European Commission have adopted the Joint Communication: "The EU and...
1st Media Conference of the Eastern Partnership European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Riga, 20 May 2015 Johannes Hahn, Commissioner forEuropean Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Commissioner Minister(s), Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, We have reached the end of today's first Media Conference of the Eastern Partnership and I'm delighted to have the opportunity...
Opening Statement by First Vice-President Timmermans at the European Parliament Plenary Debate on the European Agenda on Migration European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Strasbourg, 20 May 2015 Following the terrible loss of life in the Mediterranean last month the European Council stood for a minute's silence. Leaders made a firm commitment to solidarity amongst Member States to address the common migratory challenges Europe faces.