Vice-President Dombrovskis on the proposal for a stronger and more integrated European financial supervision for the Capital Markets Union European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 20 September 2017 Good afternoon, In today's College Meeting we discussed several important topics. First, we had a fruitful discussion on the Communication for an EU Agenda for fair taxation of the Digital Economy. This is due to be adopted tomorrow.
JOINT COMMUNIQUE between the United Nations and European Union on the launch of the Spotlight Initiative – to eliminate violence against women and girls European Commission - Statement women and girls New York, 20 September 2017 Today more than ever, when the world is facing countless challenges, we - the United Nations (UN) and the European Union (EU) - want to strengthen and build on our strategic partnership.
Joint Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on the earthquake in Mexico City European Commission - Statement Brussels, 20 September 2017 The earthquake that struck Mexico yesterday has caused many deaths and casualties. This came only two weeks after another devastating earthquake hit the country. Our heartfelt condolences and thoughts go out to the victims, their families and loved ones.
EU strengthens its Syria crisis response through additional funding to UNICEF European Commission - Press release New York, 19 September 2017 With an additional €90 millionsupport from the EU Regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian Crisis, the EU is enabling UNICEF to provide critical services and support to Syrian refugee and host community children and young people in Jordan,...
Eurostat clarifies how to record energy performance contracts in national accounts European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 September 2017 Eurostat, the Statistical Office of the European Commission, has published today an updated guidance note on the recording of energy performance contracts (EPCs) in government accounts.
State of the Union 2017 - Cybersecurity: Commission scales up EU's response to cyber-attacks European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 September 2017 . On 13 September, in his annual State of the Union Address, President Jean-Claude Juncker stated: "In the past three years, we have made progress in keeping Europeans safe online.
State of the Union 2017: A framework for the free flow of non-personal data in the EU European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 September 2017 State of the Union 2017: A framework for the free flow of non-personal data in the EU To unlock the full potential of the EU data economy, the Commission is proposing a new set of rules to govern the free flow...
Eurostat clarifies how to record energy performance contracts in national accounts – Questions and Answers European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 19 September 2017 Eurostat is publishing today a guidance note on the accounting consequences for governments of energy performance contracts. What is an energy performance contract (EPC) and why is it important? An energy performance contract (EPC) is a contractual agreement between a private...
State of the Union 2017: The Commission scales up its response to cyber-attacks European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 19 September 2017 Questions and answers Why does the EU need to take action on cybersecurity? Since 2013, the technological and security landscape in the European Union has changed at a very fast pace.
A framework for the free flow of non-personal data in the EU European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 19 September 2017 Questions and Answers IP/17/3190 What does the Commission propose? With the Regulation on the free flow of non-personal data, the Commission proposes a new principle that abolishes data localisation requirements while ensuring access rights to competent authorities for regulatory control.