Commissioner Vassiliou: cultural heritage to gain from stronger European support European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 Cultural heritage organisations should seize the opportunities of European Union funding programmes and policies to help address the challenges facing the sector, according to a new report by the European Commission.
COSME: the European Commission and the European Investment Fund sign agreement which will boost funding opportunities for SMEs European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Europe will soon have access to up to € 25 bn of additional finance, as a result of an agreement signed today between the European Commission and the European Investment Fund (EIF).
New report on state of EU Telecommunications markets European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 #ConnectedContinent #broadband Today the European Commission published a report on the telecommunications market and regulation in the EU. The report covers 2012 – 2013 years.
Commission announces €100 million Fast Track to Innovation and five innovation prizes European Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 Commission The European Commission today presents details of a new €100 million "Fast Track to Innovation" (FTI) pilot action and five innovation prizes under Horizon 2020, the European Union's €80 billion research and innovation programme.
Employment: Commission proposes €700,000 from Globalisation Fund to help redundant workers in the carpentry sector in Spain European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 The European Commission has proposed to provide Spain with €700,000 from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) to help 400 workers made redundant in the carpentry and joinery sector in the Castilla y León region to find new jobs.
Q&A on an Urban Agenda and the urban dimension of EU policies European Commission MEMO Brussels, 22 July 2014 1. What's the importance of today's communication on an Urban Agenda? Nowadays the majority of the European population live in urban areas and cities form the backbone of our economy and society.
First Horizon 2020 Work Programme update – launch of FTI and innovation prizes European Commission MEMO Brussels, 22 July 2013 The adoption today of the updated 2014-2015 Horizon 2020 Work Programme confirms the amounts for the actions to be implemented through next year's budget – see table at the end of this document – and brings in two main novelties presented here: a...
Daily News of 2014-07-22 MEx 14 / 22.07 DAILY NEWS 22 / 07 / 14 Foreign Affairs Council The Foreign Affairs Council meets today presided by HRVP Ashton. It will address the situation in Ukraine, the Middle East Peace process and the latest events in Iraq.
First general discussion on EU trade policy with the new Committee on International Trade (INTA) European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Karel De Gucht European Commissioner for Trade European Parliament Brussels, 22 July 2014 Mr Chairman, Honourable Members, Thank you for inviting me to the first full meeting of this Committee.
First quarter of 2014 compared with fourth quarter of 2013 Government debt increased to 93.9% of GDP in euro area and to 88.0% in EU28 22 July 2014 Pre-announcement In line with the worldwide guidelines on national accounting, EU National Accounts data, which includes government debt and GDP, will be published based on a new methodology (ESA2010) from Autumn 2014 onwards. See http://epp.eurostat.ec.europa.eu/portal/page/portal/esa_2010/introduction for more details.