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...
Remarks by Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis at the May ECOFIN press conference European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 25 May 2016 Let me start by thanking the Dutch Presidency for providing such strong ambition on our tax agenda, which was probably the main element of today's ECOFIN debates. On such complex files, that is never an easy task.
Commissioner Moscovici's opening remarks at the Eurogroup press conference Commission européenne - Discours - [Seul le texte prononcé fait foi] Bruxelles, le 25 mai 2016 Bonsoir. Je veux me féliciter à mon tour de ce moment important que nous vivons et de l’accord tout à fait décisif auquel nous sommes parvenus ce soir.
Fourth quarter 2015 compared with third quarter 2015 - 18% of unemployed persons in the EU found a job European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 25 May 2016 Out of all persons in the European Union (EU) who were unemployed in the third quarter 2015, 64.0% (12.5 million persons) remained unemployed in the fourth quarter 2015, while 17.7% (3.5 million) moved into employment and 18.4% (3.6 million) towards economic inactivity...
Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of building materials group Italcementi by HeidelbergCement, subject to conditions European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of Italian building materials group Italcementi by its German competitor HeidelbergCement. The clearance is conditional on HeidelbergCement selling Italcementi's entire business in Belgium.
EU increases humanitarian support to Ecuador by €4 million following deadly earthquake European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 The EU has today released € 4 million in humanitarian aid to the most vulnerable victims of the earthquake which struck Ecuador on 16th April 2016. The funding comes on top of an initial € 1 million released only 36 hours...
Facility for Refugees in Turkey: €47 million to strengthen migration management and to support education of Syrian refugees European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 The Commission delivers on its commitment to speed up the implementation of the Facility announcing €20 million to increase the capacity of the Turkish Coast Guard and €27 million to facilitate refugees' access to education.