Green bonds: New study shows extraordinary growth and signals potential in financing Europe's climate and environment goals European Commission - Press release Brussels, 2 December 2016 A study released by the European Commission today shows that green bonds have enjoyed extraordinary growth, since they were first issued in 2007. The study on the potential and functioning of green bond markets also identifies key bottlenecks and measures to...
Daily News 02 / 12 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 02 / 12 / 2016 Brussels, 2 December 2016 Vice-President Ansip and Commissioner Oettinger at Telecoms Council to discuss key Digital Single Market initiatives Today, the Council of Ministers in charge of telecoms is set to make significant progress regarding key Digital Single...
October 2016 compared with September 2016- Industrial producer prices up by 0.8% in euro area- Up by 1.0% in EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 2 December 2016 In October 2016, compared with September 2016, industrial producer prices rose by 0.8% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.0% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
Statement by Commissioner Marianne Thyssen on the occasion of the International Day of Persons with disabilities European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 2 December 2016 The International Day of Persons with disabilities is about people and their rights. It is an occasion to recall how people with disabilities and their representatives have been and remain drivers of policy change around the world.
European Commission and Germany reach agreement on a fair and non-discriminatory road charging scheme - Press release European Commission Brussels, 1 December 2016 In the margins of the Transport Council held today in Brussels, EU Commissioner for Transport, Violeta Bulc, met with the German Federal Minister of Transport and Digital Infrastructure Alexander Dobrindt.