European Commission recommends to the European Council (Article 50) to find that decisive progress has been made in Brexit negotiations - Press release European Commission Brussels, 14 November 2018 The negotiators of the European Commission and the United Kingdom have today reached a deal on the terms of the Article 50 Withdrawal Agreement. All aspects of the Withdrawal Agreement have now been finalised and agreed at negotiator level.
Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Europac by DS Smith, subject to conditions European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 November 2018 The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the acquisition of Europac by DS Smith, both manufacturers of paper and packaging products. The decision is conditional on the divestment of a number of production plants in Portugal and France.
State aid: Commission approves €107 million public support for greener buses in Germany European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 November 2018 The European Commission has found German plans to support the retrofitting of diesel buses used for public transport to be in line with EU State aid rules. The measure should contribute to reducing nitrogen oxides emissions by over 2,000 tonnes per...
€191 million to promote agri-food products at home and abroad European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 November 2018 The 2019 programmes for the promotion of EU agri-food products will focus primarily on markets outside the EU with the highest potential for growth. The European Commission adopted the 2019 promotion policy work programme on 14 November, with €191.6 million to...
EU calls for renewed international action to protect nature on land and at sea European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 November 2018 Amid recent alarming reports of the dramatic loss of wildlife and ecosystems worldwide, the European Union is calling for stronger global response to biodiversity concerns at the United Nations Biodiversity Conference 2018.