Greener airports thanks to EU-funded tech European Commission Press release Brussels, 28 July 2014 http://www.euronews.com/2014/01/27/a-smart-move-to-energy-efficient-airports/Video on Euronews – report at The Leonardo da Vinci-Fiumicino airport near Rome (also in French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish) Every summer millions of Europeans descend upon the continent’s airports on their way to sunshine and adventure.
Daily News of 2014-07-28 MEX 14 / 28.07 DAILY NEWS 28 / 07 / 14 Ukraine: European Commission adopted legislative proposals on restrictive measures In its conclusions on Ukraine of 22 July, the Foreign Affairs Council requested "the Commission and the EEAS to finalise their preparatory work on possible targeted measures and to present...
EIB lends EUR 90 million to four rural banks to finance SMEs PRESS RELEASE Luxembourg, 25 July 2014 The European Investment Bank (EIB) and four rural banks – Bantierra, Caja Rural de Granada, Caja Rural de Navarra and Caja Rural de Teruel – have signed an agreement for EUR 90 million to finance investment and working capital projects for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs – firms...
EU increases humanitarian aid in Gaza in response to escalating crisis European Commission Press release Brussels, 25 July 2014 The European Commission is giving an additional €5 million to support emergency relief operations in the Gaza Strip where a humanitarian crisis is becoming more dramatic by the day.
Spring 2014 Standard Eurobarometer: The European elections made a difference European Commission Press release Brussels, 25 July 2014 Today, the latest Standard Eurobarometer survey results are published - the first EU-wide opinion poll conducted since the European Parliament elections in May which were organised under the slogan "This time it's different".
Daily News of 2014-07-25 MEX 14 / 25.07 DAILY NEWS 25 / 07 / 14 Ukraine: proposals for possible targeted measures At its meeting on 22 July, the Foreign Affairs Council stressed its readiness "to introduce without delay a package of further significant restrictive measures".
Ukraine: European Commission adopts legislative proposals on restrictive measures European Commission Statement Brussels, 25 July 2014 President Barroso made the following statement today: "Having been mandated to prepare a package of restrictive measures in the light of Russia's role in destabilising and escalating the situation in Ukraine, the European Commission tabled today a legislative proposal building on the package...
Joint statement by President Barroso and President Van Rompuy on the crash of the airliner in Mali European Commission Statement Brussels, 25 July 2014 "On behalf of the European Union, we wish to convey our deepest condolences to the families and friends of the passengers as well as to the crew of the Air Algérie flight that crashed in Mali.
Statement by the European Commission, ECB and IMF on the Fifth Review Mission to Cyprus European Commission Brussels, 25 July 2014 Statement Staff teams from the European Commission (EC), European Central Bank (ECB), and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) visited Nicosia during July14-25, 2014 for the fifth review of Cyprus's economic programme, which is supported by financial assistance from the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) and...
South Sudan: Europe increases food aid European Commission Press release Brussels, 24 July 2014 The European Commission has just signed two major contracts with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) totalling €14 million to deliver vitally needed food assistance and facilitate the movement of humanitarian cargo in South Sudan.