Commission and Parliament Implement New Rules on Transparency Register European - Press release Commission Brussels, 27 January 2015 A new version of the EU Transparency Register is being launched today following joint work by the European Commission and the European Parliament. This 'second generation' of the Register implements the provisions of the revised Inter-institutional Agreement signed between the European...
Pesticides: Experts endorse new EU list of candidates for substitution European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 27 January 2015 A Commission proposal to establish an EU list of 77 candidates for substitution was today endorsed by EU Member State experts. Candidates for substitution (CfS) are pesticides for which national authorities need to carry out an assessment to establish whether more...
Daily News 27 / 01 / 2015 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 27 / 01 / 2015 Brussels, 27 January 2015 Georgia: EU disburses €13 million grant in Macro-Financial Assistance The European Commission, on behalf of the EU, disbursed €13 million in grants to Georgia.
Keynote speech of Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos at the first European Migration Forum European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 27 January 2015 Migration today is part and parcel of our societies. It is an inherent feature of our globalised world. It brings richness and opportunities, but it also comes with challenges.
Road transport: reducing emissions post-2020 European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 27 January 2015 Miguel Arias Cañete - Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Speech at IG Metall conference "Demands with regard to regulation of CO2 levels for the automotive industry".
Remarks by Vice-President Dombrovskis at ECOFIN press conference European Commission - Statement Brussels, 27 January 2015 Thank you Janis. I congratulate you on the success of the first Ecofin Council under the Latvian Presidency. I am confident this Presidency will deliver many positive achievements in the weeks and months to come.
Commissioner Moscovici welcomes the adoption of measures against tax evasion and aggressive tax planning European Commission - Statement Brussels, 27 January 2015 "With the Council's adoption of the anti-abuse clause of the Parent Subsidiary Directive today, the European Union is living up to its pledge of tackling tax evasion and aggressive tax planning.
Investment Plan for Europe: new SME Initiative to unlock more than €3.2 billion of cheaper credit for Spanish companies European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 January 2015 The European Commission welcomed today the signing of the SME Initiative with Spain, a ground-breaking agreement to unlock more than €3.2 billion of additional lending for companies with fewer than 250 employees (SMEs).
Mergers: Commission continues its investigation of the Orange / Jazztel merger without referral to Spain European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 January 2015 The European Commission has decided not to refer the planned acquisition of Jazztel p.l.c. by Orange S.A. to the Spanish competition authority for assessment under Spanish competition law.
EU-airlift to Ukraine: Europe increases its humanitarian aid European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 January 2015 The European Union is increasing its humanitarian assistance in Ukraine where the latest surge of violence has deepened an already desperate situation. Thousands of people are suffering from the combined impact of the conflict, displacement, extreme poverty and the harsh winter.