Freedom to provide services: Commission refers Austria to Court of Justice of the EU over restrictions on foreign ski instructors European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 July 2016 The European Commission has decided to take Austria to the Court of Justice of the EU due to the restrictions some Austrian provinces impose on ski instructors coming from other EU countries.
Commission refers the Czech Republic to Court over a shipment of toxic waste to Poland European - Press release Commission Brussels, 22 July 2016 The Czech Republic in Court over illegal shipment of hazardous waste. The European Commission is referring the Czech Republic to the Court of Justice of the EU for its failure to take back 20,000 tonnes of hazardous waste, which was shipped...
Commission refers Bulgaria to Court over failure to sufficiently protect endangered bird species European - Press release Commission Brussels, 22 July 2016 Bulgaria in Court over missing protected areas for wild birds in Rila Mountains. The European Commission is taking Bulgaria to the Court of Justice of the EU over its failure to protect unique habitats and important bird species in the Rila...
EU International Cooperation and Development Results Report: Questions and Answers European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 22 July 2016 EU International Cooperation and Development Results Report: Questions and Answers What is in the report? The report draws on the results of the financially most important EU funded development projects and programmes, which ended between 1 July 2013 and 30 June...
The July infringements package: key decisions European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 22 July 2016 Overview by policy area In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply with their obligations under EU law.
Daily News 22 / 07 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 22 / 07 / 2016 Brussels, 22 July 2016 The July infringements' package: Commission acts for full, proper and timely implementation of EU law for the benefit of citizens and businesses To help citizens and businesses benefit fully from the internal market, the...
First quarter of 2016 compared with fourth quarter of 2015-Government debt up to 91.7% of GDP in euro area-Down to 84.8% of GDP in EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 22 July 2016 At the end of the first quarter of 2016, the government debt to GDP ratio in the euro area (EA19) stood at 91.7%, compared with 90.7% at the end of the fourth quarter of 2015.
First quarter of 2016-Seasonally adjusted government deficit down to 1.6% of GDP in the euro area-Down to 1.8% of GDP in the EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 22 July 2016 In the first quarter of 2016, the seasonally adjusted general government deficit to GDP ratio stood at 1.6% in the euro area (EA19), a decrease compared with 2.3% in the fourth quarter of 2015.
EU Commissioner Christos Stylianides announces new humanitarian aid projects in Iraq European Commission - Press release Baghdad, 23 July 2016 Commissioner Stylianides announces €104 million for live-saving humanitarian assistance during his third visit to Baghdad, Iraq. The European Commission has announced new humanitarian aid projects worth €104 million to help those affected by the rapidly intensifying conflict in Iraq.
State aid: Commission orders Spain to recover incompatible State aid for high speed train test centre from railway operator ADIF European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 July 2016 The Commission has concluded that aid granted by Spain to railway operator ADIF for the construction of a high-speed train test centre in Andalusia does not meet a genuine objective of common interest.