Solidarity with Italy: €1.2 billion of EU funds to support reconstruction works after the earthquakes European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 June 2017 The Commission proposes to mobilise €1.2 billion under the EU Solidarity Fund, the highest sum ever mobilised in a single instalment, following the earthquakes of 2016 and 2017 in the Italian regions of Abruzzo, Lazio, Marche and Umbria.
Commission forges ahead on new transparency rules for tax planning intermediaries European - Press release Commission Brussels, 21 June 2017 The European Commission has today proposed tough new transparency rules for intermediaries - such as tax advisors, accountants, banks and lawyers - who design and promote tax planning schemes for their clients.
Questions and Answers on new tax transparency rules for intermediaries European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 21 June 2017 Questions and Answers on new tax transparency rules for intermediaries Why has the Commission proposed new transparency requirements for intermediaries? Today's proposal forms part of the Juncker Commission's ambitious agenda to tackle tax abuse and ensure fairer taxation in the EU.
Daily News 21 / 06 / 2017 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 21 / 06 / 2017 Brussels, 21 June 2017 European Union receives prestigious Premio Princesa de Asturias de la Concordia award The European Union is very honoured to have been awarded today the prestigious "Premio Princesa de Asturias de la Concordia" award from...
Opening speech by President Juncker at the High Level Conference on Migration Management European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 21 June 2017 Presidente, carissimo Antonio, Presidente Pittella, Sehr verehrte Frau Vorsitzende Zimmer, Meine sehr verehrten Damen und Herren Abgeordnete, Ministers, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, Unfortunately I cannot express myself in my native language, Luxembourgish, because only a few of you...
Speech by Commissioner Pierre Moscovici at the press conference on the Commission's proposal on tax intermediaries European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Brussels, 21 June 2017 Mesdames et Messieurs, Il y a un peu plus d'un an, les "Panama Papers" révélaient au grand jour un vaste réseau de fraude d'évasion fiscale.
European Ceremony of Honour for former Chancellor Kohl in the European Parliament on Saturday morning 1 July Commission - Statement European Brussels, 21 June 2017 A European Ceremony of Honour for former Chancellor of Germany Helmut Kohl will take place in the European Parliament in Strasbourg from 11.00 a.m. on Saturday 1 July.
Joint declaration by Antonio Tajani, President of the European Parliament, Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, and Donald Tusk, President of the European Council European Commission - Statement Brussels, 21 June 2017 The Premio Princesa de Asturias de la Concordia Award granted to the European Union is a significant recognition in a year marked by the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome.
EU innovation: some improvements but more even progress is needed European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 June 2017 The EU's innovation performance last year continued to grow despite somewhat uneven progress observed around Europe. This is one of the main findings of the latest Innovation Scoreboard published today by the European Commission.
Integration: New Skills Profile tool to help non-EU nationals enter the labour market European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 June 2017 On the occasion of the United Nations' World Refugee Day, the European Commission is today releasing the 'EU Skills Profile Tool for Third-Country Nationals'. It is an off – and online web editor that will make it possible for non-EU nationals...