State aid: Commission approves amended restructuring plans for Alpha Bank and Eurobank European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 November 2015 The European Commission welcomes that capital to meet the shortfalls identified by the SSM's comprehensive assessment for Alpha Bank and Eurobank has been fully raised from private investors. As a result, no state capital injections will be necessary.
State aid: Commission approves financing of Polish Post's universal service obligation via a compensation fund European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 November 2015 The European Commission has found the compensation granted by Poland to Polish Post for delivering universal postal services from 2013 to 2015 to be in line with EU state aid rules.
EU announces new support for Mozambique European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 November 2015 Today Commissioner Neven Mimica on behalf of the European Union, with Ms. Nyeleti Brooke Mondlane, Mozambique's Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, signed an agreement which will provide €734 million to Mozambique.
EU signs program worth €3.6 billion with Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 November 2015 EU signs program to provide support in the areas of human and social development, environment and climate change, private sector development and peace and security across African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries.
Annual Growth Survey 2016: Strengthening the recovery and fostering convergence European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 November 2015 Annual Growth Survey starts the 2016 European Semester Today’s package launches the annual cycle of economic governance. It sets out general economic and social priorities for the EU and gives Member States policy guidance for the following year.
State aid: Commission welcomes Court rulings confirming Commission's findings that Spanish subsidies selectively funding only digital terrestrial television operators are incompatible aid European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 26 November 2015 The European Commission welcomes today's judgments of the EU General Court dismissing seven actions for annulment brought against a Commission decision of June 2013.
The EU's economic governance explained European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 26 November 2015 An explanation of the EU's economic governance The economic and financial crisis revealed weaknesses in the EU's economic governance. The EU responded by taking a wide range of measures to strengthen its governance and to facilitate a return to sustainable economic...
The start of the 2016 European Semester: The November European Semester package explained European Commission - Fact Sheet The November European Semester package explained Brussels, 26 November 2015 NOVEMBER EUROPEAN SEMESTER PACKAGE What does today's package include? Today, the Commission presents: - the 2016 Annual Growth Survey - the 2016 Alert Mechanism Report - the draft Joint Employment Report - Recommendation for a...
Daily News 26 / 11 / 2015 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 26 / 11 / 2015 Brussels, 26 November 2015 Commission due to present 2016 European Semester package Vice-President Dombrovskis, Commissioner Thyssen and Commissioner Moscovici will come to the press room today at 14:00 CET to launch the 2016 European Semester that focuses on...
Speaking points by Employment, Social Affairs and Labour Mobility Commissioner Marianne Thyssen at the press conference to launch the 2016 European Semester European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 26 November 2015 Good afternoon, to complement what my colleagues, Valdis and Pierre, just said let me start with the economic and social situation we are in. Economic performance and social conditions are and remain uneven.