Daily News 02 / 05 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 02 / 05 / 2016 Brussels, 2 May 2016 First Vice-President Timmermans hosts Joint Conference with European Parliament on the Transparency Register Public Consultation On Monday 2 May, at 15.00, First Vice-President Frans Timmermans and European Parliament Vice-President Sylvie Guillaume will host a...
Asylum applicants considered to be unaccompanied minors - Almost 90 000 unaccompanied minors among asylum seekers registered in the EU in 2015 - Slightly more than half are Afghans European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 2 May 2016 In 2015, 88 300 asylum seekers applying for international protection in the Member States of the European Union (EU) were considered to be unaccompanied minors. While their number always stood between 11 000 and 13 000 in the EU over the period...
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.