Antitrust: Commission sends Statement of Objections to Brussels Airlines and TAP Portugal on code-sharing on Brussels-Lisbon route European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 October 2016 The European Commission has informed Brussels Airlines and TAP Portugal of its preliminary view that their codeshare cooperation on passenger services between Brussels and Lisbon restricted competition between the two airlines, in breach of EU antitrust rules.
EUR 1 billion mark reached as the EU steps up support for micro-entrepreneurs European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 October 2016 Since the EU started its microfinance initiatives, more than 100 agreements have been signed with microfinance providers, to support over 100,000 micro-entrepreneurs in 23 EU member states.
Transport Scoreboard 2016: the EU at work to strengthen the internal market European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 October 2016 Today, the European Commission published the 2016 edition of the "EU Transport Scoreboard", a benchmark which compares how Member States perform in 30 categories covering all aspects of transport.
Commission proposes fishing opportunities in the Atlantic and North Sea for 2017 European - Press release Commission Brussels, 27 October 2016 In preparation for the December Fisheries Council, where Member States will negotiate fishing quotas in the Atlantic and North Sea for 2017, the Commission is presenting its proposal for healthy and sustainable stocks.
MEMO: 2016 EU Transport Scoreboard European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 27 October 2016 The 2016 edition of the EU Transport Scoreboard compares Member State performance in 30 transport-related categories and highlights the five top and bottom performers in each of these categories.
Questions and Answers on the Commission's proposal for Atlantic and North Sea fish quotas (TACs) in 2017 European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 27 October 2016 In preparation for the December Fisheries Council, where Member States will negotiate fishing quotas in the Atlantic and North Sea for 2017, the Commission is presenting its proposal for healthy and sustainable stocks.
Daily News 27 / 10 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 27 / 10 / 2016 Brussels, 27 October 2016 Tableau de bord des transports 2016: l'UE au travail pour renforcer le marché intérieur La Commission européenne publie aujourd'hui l'édition 2016 du «tableau de bord des transports dans l'UE», un outil comparant les résultats...
Speech by Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis at the Lithuanian Conference on Challenges in Addressing the Issue of Antimicrobial Resistance European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Vilnius, 27 October 2016 Ladies and Gentlemen, It is my great pleasure and indeed honour to open this important conference on antimicrobial resistance, not only because Lithuania is, of course, my home country; but moreover because antimicrobial resistance is a...
Weight of economic activities- EU Industry accounts for just over 19% of total gross value added and 15% of employment- Declining weight over last twenty years European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 27 October 2016 In 2015, industry was still the largest economic activity in the European Union (EU) in terms of output generated. Accounting for 19.3% of EU total gross value added (GVA), industry was immediately ahead of the economic activities "Public administration, defence, education, human...
Residence permits for non-EU citizens- EU Member States issued a record number of 2.6 million first residence permits in 2015- Main beneficiaries from Ukraine and the United States European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 27 October 2016 In 2015, 2.6 million first residence permits were issued in the European Union (EU) to non-EU citizens, a record number since the data collection began (2008) and up by 12.1% compared with 2014.