Enforcing fisheries rules: Questions and answers on new Portuguese control action plan European Commission MEMO Brussels, 18 September 2014 What does this action plan seek to achieve? Effective fisheries control is essential for the sustainability of European fisheries. This is best achieved if all fishermen in the EU play by the same rules.
Daily News of 2014-09-18 EXME 14 / 18.09 DAILY NEWS 18 / 09 / 14 Youth Guarantee: learning from the Finnish experience Members States are meeting in Helsinki to review the implementation of the Youth Guarantee in Finland, a pioneer country in developing this scheme.
The EU's response to the Ebola crisis European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Kristalina GEORGIEVA EU Commissioner for international cooperation, humanitarian aid and crisis response EP Plenary Strasbourg, 17 September 2014 Thank you for putting this very important issue on this week's plenary agenda. It is timely. Because of the dramatic deterioration of the situation on the ground.
The future of electromobility in Europe European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Siim Kallas Vice President of the European Commission Green eMotion Electric Car Rally Brussels, 18 September 2014 Ladies and gentlemen It’s interesting that people have been saying more or less the same things about electric cars for more than 100 years.
Towards a European Labour Model European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion Conference on "Labour Economics after the Crisis" Brussels, 18 September 2014 Ladies and Gentlemen, The topic of our session is “Strengthening employment policy in Europe”.
€80 million available for Europe’s SMEs European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 September 2014 Today the European Commission launched the FIWARE Accelerator Programme. €80 million will be awarded to SMEs, Startups and web-entrepreneurs using FIWARE Technologies. The FIWARE Accelerator is a network of European organisations which has already launched first calls for proposals earlier this month.
Europe boosts humanitarian aid for Mali European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 September 2014 The European Commission is increasing by €5 million its humanitarian funding in Mali. This will bring new European support to the victims of extreme food insecurity and renewed violence in the north of the country.
Daily News of 2014-09-17 EXME 14 / 17.09 DAILY NEWS 17 / 09 / 14 Ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement President Barroso and President Van Rompuy issued a statement yesterday, welcoming the ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement : "We welcome the simultaneous ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement in the Verkhovna Rada...
Statement on Roll-out of the Youth Employment Initiative European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion European Parliament plenary session Strasbourg, 17 September 2014 President, Honourable Members, I would like to thank the European Parliament for its support to the Commission's efforts in developing and implementing the Youth Guarantee.
Production in construction stable in euro area and EU28 - 17 September 2014 July 2014 compared with June 2014 In July 2014 compared with June 2014, seasonally adjusted production in the construction1 sector remained stable in both the euro area2 (EA18) and the EU282, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
Euro area annual inflation stable at 0.4% - 17 September 2014 August 2014 EU stable at 0.5% Euro area1 annual inflation was 0.4% in August 20142, unchanged compared to July. In August 2013 the rate was 1.3%. Monthly inflation was 0.1% in August 2014. European Union1 annual inflation was 0.5% in August 2014, unchanged compared to July.
State aid: Commission approves €86.6 million French aid for SuperGrid research programme to develop innovative energy transmission networks European Commission Press Release Brussels, 16 September 2014 The European Commission has concluded that the aid granted by France to the Supergrid Institut pour la transition énergétique for a research project aimed at developing a new generation of long-distance energy transmission networks complies with the EU rules on State aid.
State aid: Commission approves regional aid map 2014-2020 for Belgium European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 September 2014 The European Commission has approved under EU state aid rules the Belgian map for granting regional investment aid between 2014 and 2020. The map is based on the new regional aid guidelines adopted by the Commission in June 2013 (see IP/13/569).
State aid: Commission approves regional aid map 2014-2020 for The Netherlands European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 September 2014 The European Commission has approved under EU state aid rules the Dutch map for granting regional investment aid between 2014 and 2020. The map is based on the new regional aid guidelines adopted by the Commission in June 2013 (see IP/13/569).
State aid: Commission approves Italy's regional aid map 2014-2020 European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 September 2014 The European Commission has approved under EU state aid rules the Italian map defining areas eligible for regional state aid between July 2014 and December 2020.
State aid: the Commission initiates two in-depth investigations into the exceptional and temporary support package for the restructuring of FagorBrandt and Mory-Ducros European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 September 2014 The European Commission has initiated two separate in-depth investigations in order to establish whether the loans and other measures granted by France to FagorBrandt and Mory-Ducros are compatible with EU state aid rules.
"Our streets, our choice" – EU launches 2014 European Mobility Week European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 September 2014 Over 2000 European towns and cities are expected to participate in the 13th edition of European Mobility Week, an annual European campaign about getting around town in a sustainable way. Starting today, national and local campaigners are organising various events.
EU Science and Technology Flagships pick up steam - final inclusive structure announced European Commission Press release 16 September 2014 The European Commission published today a report on its ambitious science and technology Flagships. The report draws the lessons from setting up the first two such Flagships, Graphene and the Human Brain Project, each representing an investment of EUR 1 billion.
EU 'single market for research' now depends on national reforms, study finds European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 September 2014 The ERA partnership between Member States, research stakeholders and the Commission has made good progress in delivering ERA. The conditions for achieving a European Research Area (ERA), where researchers and scientific knowledge can circulate freely, are in place at the European level.
From lighter airplanes to new treatments for brain diseases European Commission MEMO 16 September 2014 IP/14/1005 The two ambitious EU science and technology Flagships (@FETFlagships) will have a great impact on various sectors in the next 10 years. Graphene (@GrapheneCA) Mission: take wonder material graphene and related layered materials from academic laboratories to society, revolutionise multiple industries and create...