CALENDRIER du 27 mars au 02 avril 2017 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 24 March 2017 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 27 mars 2017 27-28/03 Justice and Home Affairs Council President Jean-Claude Juncker receives Mr Mahmoud Abbas, Palestinian President.
European Union provides further satellite imagery support to the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine Commission - Press release European Brussels, 24 March 2017 The European Commission, on behalf of the European Union, has today renewed its strong support for the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) in Ukraine, under its recently extended mandate, for the full implementation of...
Buying online and solving disputes online: 24.000 consumers used new European platform in first year European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 March 2017 While there are strong rules in place in the EU to protect consumers, in practice consumers sometimes encounter problems getting redress when their rights are violated, particularly cross border.
EU invests in major growth-enabling infrastructure in Greece European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 March 2017 Over €1.3 billion of Cohesion Policy funds will be invested in ten broadband, transport and environmental projects in Greece. This €1.3 billion investment effort will allow major projects that started in the 2007-2013 financial period to be completed in the current...
European Interoperability Framework: Commission presents new guidance for digital public services Commission - Press release European Brussels, 23 March 2017 The European Commission publishes today a new European Interoperability Framework which will help European public administrations to coordinate their digitisation efforts when delivering public services.
The Treaties of Rome at 60: Commission recalls Europe's achievements and leads discussion on the future at 27 European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 March 2017 On 25 March, EU leaders will come together in Rome to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome, which were signed on this day in 1957. Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker, will participate in the Rome Summit, where a number...
Commission welcomes agreement on clearer energy efficiency labelling rules to empower consumers European - Press release Commission Brussels, 21 March 2017 Negotiators of the European Parliament and the Council agreed today on a revised energy efficiency label and the relevant regulatory framework. The current A+++ to G labels for products will be replaced by a clear and easier to use A to...
Europe's future is digital: EU countries to commit in Rome to go deeper and further on digital European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 March 2017 As part of the celebrations of the 60 years of the Treaties of Rome, the Commission will bring Ministers together tomorrow to progress on high-performance computing, connected mobility and industry digitisation. Initiatives to support digital skills will also be discussed.
Antitrust: Commission proposal to make national competition authorities even more effective enforcers for the benefit of jobs and growth European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 March 2017 The European Commission has proposed new rules to enable Member States' competition authorities to be more effective enforcers of EU antitrust rules. The proposal seeks to make sure they have all the tools they require to achieve this.
Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of LM Wind Power Holding by General Electric Company European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 March 2017 The European Commission has approved unconditionally under the EU Merger Regulation the acquisition of LM Wind Power of Denmark, by General Electric Company of the US. The Commission concluded that the merged entity would continue to face effective competition in Europe.