CALENDRIER du 20 février au 26 février 2017 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 17 February 2017 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 20 février 2017 Eurogroup Competitiveness Council President Jean-Claude Juncker receives Mr Mike Pence, Vice-President of the United States of America.
Commissioner Malmström and Japan's Minister of Foreign Affairs confirm commitment for an early conclusion of EU-Japan FTA negotiations European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 February 2017 Commissioner notes that tremendous progress has been made but a few issues remain to be solved. Commissioner Cecilia Malmström and Japanese Foreign Affairs Minister Fumio Kishida met today in Bonn to discuss the way forward for the negotiation of a Free...
EU supporting Rule of Law and Rural Development in the Kyrgyz Republic with €23 million European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 February 2017 Today, the European Commission signed new support to the Kyrgyz Republic. The focus of this support is to strengthen the rule of law (€13 million), as well as rural development (€10 million) in the country.
Déclaration conjointe de la Commissaire européenne Marianne Thyssen et du Premier ministre français Bernard Cazeneuve Commission européenne - Communiqué de presse Paris, le 15 février 2017 M. Bernard CAZENEUVE, Premier ministre, a reçu mercredi 15 février à l'Hôtel de Matignon Mme Marianne THYSSEN, Commissaire européenne chargée de l'emploi, des affaires sociales, des compétences et de la mobilité des travailleurs.
EU invests €444 million in key energy infrastructure European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 February 2017 Today EU Member States agreed on the Commission's proposal to invest €444 million in key European energy infrastructure projects. Today EU Member States agreed on the Commission's proposal to invest €444 million in priority European energy infrastructure projects.
European Commission welcomes Parliament's support of trade deal with Canada - Press release European Commission Strasbourg, 15 February 2017 CETA marks the beginning of a new era in the EU-Canada relationship. Today, the European Parliament voted in favour of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between the EU and Canada, concluding the ratification process of this deal at the...
State aid: Commission green-lights German green cars infrastructure European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 February 2017 The European Commission has decided that Germany's scheme to roll out a network of user-friendly infrastructure for charging electric vehicles across the country is in line with EU state aid rules.
Comitology: Commission proposes more transparency and accountability in procedures for implementing EU law European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 14 February 2017 The Commission proposed today to amend the Comitology Regulation, increasing transparency and accountability in the procedures for implementation of EU legislation.
Winter 2017 Economic Forecast: Navigating through choppy waters European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 February 2017 All EU Member States' economies set to grow in 2016, 2017 and 2018 © European Union 2017 Having proven resilient to global challenges last year, the European economic recovery is expected to continue this year and next: for the first time...
Taxation: Commission refers GREECE to the Court of Justice over reduced rate of excise duty applied to "Tsipouro" and "Tsikoudià" European Commission - Press release Taxation: Taxation: Brussels, 15 February 2017 Taxation: Commission refers GREECE to the Court of Justice over reduced rate of excise duty applied to "Tsipouro" and "Tsikoudià" The European Commission is referring Greece to the Court of Justice of the EU for failing to apply the...