La BEI et le Crédit Mutuel Arkéa renforcent leur engagement en faveur des PME et ETI (300 millions d’euros) COMMUNIQUE DE PRESSE Brest, le 9 décembre 2013 La Banque européenne d’investissement (BEI) et le Crédit Mutuel Arkéa annoncent un engagement financier de 300 millions d’euros pour soutenir les investissements des entreprises.
European Investment Bank agrees EUR 100million backing for University of Limerick Capital Development Plan PRESS RELEASE 9 December 2013 The European Investment Bank, Europe’s long-term lending institution has agreed to provide EUR 100 million for the University of Limerick’s Capital Development Plan 2014 – 2018. The European Investment Bank loan was formally agreed by Professor Don Barry, President of the University of Limerick and...
European Investment Bank invests €50m into second Glennmont Fund PRESS RELEASE 09 December 2013 [Largest equity investment in clean energy made by EIB in 2013] Glennmont Partners (“Glennmont”), one of the largest infrastructure vehicles dedicated to clean energy across Europe, has secured a €50 million investment in its second fund by the European Investment Bank.
Antitrust: Commission welcomes continued low level of potentially problematic patent settlements in EU pharma sector European Commission Press release Brussels, 9 December 2013 The European Commission's report on patent settlement agreements concluded between originator and generic companies in the pharmaceutical sector in 2012 shows that the number of settlements that may give rise to antitrust concerns is continuously low.
Brussels, 9 December 2013 Gender Pay Gap: Women in Europe still work 59 days 'for free', Commission report finds European Commission Press release 16.2%: that’s the size of the gender pay gap, or the average difference between women and men’s hourly earnings across the EU, according to the latest figures released today by the European Commission. The figure has not moved an inch in the space of a year.
First ever EU legal instrument for Roma inclusion adopted European Commission Press release Brussels, 9 December 2013 All 28 European Union Member States today committed to implementing a set of recommendations, proposed by the European Commission, to step up the economic and social integration of Roma communities.
Aviation: EU extends the use of electronic devices on planes European Commission Press release Brussels, 9 December 2013 The EU's Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has today updated its guidance on the use of portable electronic devices on board (PED), including smartphones, tablets and e-readers.
European Commission urges MEPs and governments to cut red tape for telecom companies Press release Brussels, 9 December 2013 European Commission As MEPs begin discussions on possible amendments to the draft regulation proposed by the Commission on a Telecoms Single Market, the Connected Continent legislation, Commission Vice President Neelie Kroes is urging both MEPs and national governments to support her drive to cut...
EU-Azerbaijan: Willingness to enhance cooperation on all levels European Commission MEMO Brussels, 9 December 2013 Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy Štefan Füle participated in the Cooperation Council between Azerbaijan and the European Union in Brussels today.
L'Union européenne poursuit son engagement en faveur du développement et de la stabilisation du Mali Commission européenne MEMO Bruxelles, 9 décembre 2013 La première réunion internationale de suivi de la Conférence des donateurs pour le développement du Mali organisée à Bruxelles le 15 mai 2013, s'était déroulée à Bamako (Mali) le 7 novembre 2013.