Statement by Commissioner Vestager on announcement by Halliburton and Baker Hughes to withdraw from proposed merger European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 2 May 2016 The European Commission takes note of Halliburton and Baker Hughes' announcement that they are abandoning their proposed merger. This follows competition concerns against that proposed transaction expressed by a number of competition agencies across the world, including the Commission. The...
Joint Statement by Commissioner Neven Mimica and Commissioner Karmenu Vella on the protection of elephants in the African continent European Commission - Statement elephants in the African continent Brussels, 30 April 2016 Today an important step to protect wildlife has been taken in Kenya, as the country's entire stockpile of ivory, estimated at around 105 tons, has been burned at a ceremony in Nairobi.
CALENDRIER du 2 mai au 15 mai 2016 Commission européenne - Commissioners' weekly activities Bruxelles, le 29 avril 2016 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 2 mai President Jean-Claude Juncker delivers a speech on "The Way Forward for the EU Social Market Economy", in Brussels.
Mergers: Commission approves container liner shipping merger between CMA CGM and NOL, subject to conditions European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 April 2016 The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of Neptune Oriental Lines ("NOL") of Singapore by rival CMA CGM, a French shipping company with worldwide activities.
Georgia joins Horizon 2020, the EU's Research and Innovation Programme European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 April 2016 Researchers and innovators from Georgia will now be able to participate in Horizon 2020, the EU's framework programme for research and innovation, under the same conditions as their counterparts from EU Member States and other associated countries*.