Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed Deutsche Börse/LSE merger European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 September 2016 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess, under the EU Merger Regulation, whether the proposed merger between Deutsche Börse AG (DB) and London Stock Exchange Group (LSE) would reduce competition in several financial market infrastructure areas.
State aid: Commission approves Polish scheme to support high-efficiency co-generation of heat and power European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 September 2016 The European Commission has found that a Polish scheme supporting high-efficiency co-generators of heat and power is state aid but complies with EU state aid rules since it furthers efficient energy production.The scheme will run until 2018 with an annual budget...
Facility for Refugees in Turkey: EU signs grants worth €600 million to help refugees on education and health European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 September 2016 Today, the European Commission signed two direct grants worth €600 million to support Syrian refugees and host communities in Turkey in the areas of education and health.
Commission proposes to modernise and strengthen controls on exports of dual-use items European - Press release Commission Brussels, 28 September 2016 Commission proposal for improved export controls would modernise and simplify system to respond to new risks. Today, the European Commission proposes to strengthen controls on exports of certain goods and technologies that – in addition to legitimate civilian applications – may...
Delivering on migration and border management: Commission reports on progress made under the European Agenda on Migration European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 September 2016 The Commission is today reporting on the progress made on the EU's relocation and resettlement schemes and the implementation of the EU-Turkey Statement. At the same time, it is outlining the steps still needed to be taken by Greece in view...