State aid: Commission approves €350 million per year in public funding to promote shift of freight transport from road to rail in Germany * European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 December 2018 The European Commission has approved under EU State aid rules a German aid scheme to promote the shift of freight traffic from road to rail. The scheme will support rail freight operators in Germany in order to contribute to a reduction...
New scoreboard shows that participation of women in the EU digital economy still lags behind European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 December 2018 . Today the European Commission is launching an annual scoreboard to monitor women's participation in the digital economy, on the occasion of the birthday of Ada Lovelace, considered as the world's first computer programmer.
Commission presents its response to Antisemitism and a survey showing Antisemitism is on the rise in the EU European - Press release Commission Brussels, 10 December 2018 Today, the Commission responds to a new survey by the EU Fundamental Rights Agency which finds that 9 out of 10 European Jews feel Antisemitism has increased over the past five years.
Report on EU-Egypt relations: Investing in socio-economic development and inclusive growth European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 December 2018 The EU and Egypt undertook closer cooperation in many areas, notably on socio-economic development, scientific research, energy, migration, countering terrorism and regional issues.
Rohingya crisis: additional EU aid reaches Bangladesh European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 December 2018 The European Commission has released an additional €5 million to provide life-saving food assistance to the Rohingya communities stranded in Bangladesh. This comes on top of the €40 million in humanitarian aid announced in May in response to the crisis.