CALENDRIER du 27 juin au 3 juillet 2016 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 24 June 2016 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 27 juin College meeting Agriculture and Fisheries Council (until 28/06), in Luxembourg.
European Border and Coast Guard agreed Commission - Press release European Brussels, 22 June 2016 The European Parliament, Council and Commission have reached an agreement, endorsed by the Council today, on the Commission's proposal on a European Border and Coast Guard.
European Commission appoints new Director-General for Regional and Urban Policy - Press release European Commission Brussels, 22 June 2016 Today, the European Commission appointed Marc Lemaître as Director-General of its department for Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO). Mr Lemaître, a national from Luxembourg, is currently Director of the Office for Administration and Payment of individual entitlements (PMO).
New EU package of more than €200 million to support one million refugees from Syria in Turkey, Jordan and Lebanon European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 June 2016 The EU Regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian crisis launched new projects worth more than €200 million to support refugees who are fleeing the war in Syria and their overstretched host communities in Turkey, Jordan and Lebanon.
The European Union sets its sights high on ambitions with China European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 June 2016 The High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the European Commission today adopted a Joint Communication, entitled "Elements for a new EU strategy on China", which maps out the European Union's relationship with China for the...
EU Covenant of Mayors and Compact of Mayors launch largest global coalition of cities committed to fighting climate change European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 June 2016 Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate & Energy will combine efforts and leadership to accelerate climate action at the local level worldwide. Today, the world’s two primary city-led climate change and energy initiatives, the EU Covenant of Mayors and the Compact...
EU Solidarity Fund: €1.65 million for Greece after the 2015 earthquake affecting the Ionian Islands European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 June 2016 Today the Commission has proposed aid for Greece worth €1.65 million from the EU Solidarity Fund, following the earthquake in the Ionian Islands in November 2015.
Fair Taxation: Commission welcomes agreement reached by Member States on new rules to tackle tax avoidance European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 June 2016 The Commission has welcomed today's agreement by Member States on their general approach for far-reaching new rules to eliminate the most common corporate tax avoidance practices.
UK Referendum on Membership of the European Union: Questions & Answers European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 24 June 2016 The European Commission takes note of the outcome of the UK Referendum. Now that the UK has voted to leave the European Union, what happens next? The European Commission takes note of the outcome of the UK Referendum.
The Anti Tax Avoidance Package – Questions and Answers (Updated) European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 21 June 2016 1. Why has the Commission made the fight against corporate tax avoidance a priority? Corporate tax avoidance deprives public budgets of billions of euros a year, creates a heavier tax burden for citizens and causes competitive distortions for businesses that pay...