Joint Statement on the New Safe Confinement at the Chornobyl Nuclear Power Plant European Commission - Statement Brussels, 29 November 2016 On the occasion of theinstallation of the New Safe Confinement above Unit 4 of the Chornobyl nuclear power plant, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign and Security Policy/Vice-President of the Commission, Federica Mogherini, the Vice-President for Energy Union, Maroš Šefčovič,...
State aid: Commission clears Czech support scheme for renewable energy European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 November 2016 The European Commission has approved a support scheme for installations producing renewable energy built in the Czech Republic between 2006 and 2012 under EU state aid rules.
Major Win for the EU in the WTO Dispute on Boeing European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 November 2016 The United States' massive support for production of the Boeing 777X is in breach of international trade rules, according to today's WTO panel report. The WTO confirmed that the US 2013 decision to extend tax breaks for Boeing until the year...
Creating a Stronger Financial System: New EU rules for the recovery and resolution of Central Counterparties European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 November 2016 The European Commission has today proposed new rules to ensure that systemic market infrastructures in the financial system, known as Central Counterparties (CCPs), can be dealt with effectively when things go wrong.
Central Counterparties Recovery and Resolution Proposal: Frequently Asked Questions European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 28 November 2016 What are central counterparties (CCPs)? A central counterparty (CCP) is a financial market infrastructure that links the two parties to a transaction, becoming the buyer to every seller and the seller to every buyer.
Reducing food waste: the EU's response to a global challenge European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 28 November 2016 Around 88 million tonnes of food are wasted annually in the EU – around 20% of all food produced, with associated costs estimated at 143 billion euros. We are looking for every opportunity to prevent food waste and strengthen sustainability of...
Daily News 28 / 11 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 28 / 11 / 2016 Brussels, 28 November 2016 Creating a Stronger Financial System: New EU rules for the recovery and resolution of Central Counterparties The European Commission has today proposed new rules to ensure thatsystemic market infrastructures in the financial system, known...
Opening statement by Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis at the press conference on the recovery and resolution of Central Counterparties European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 28 November 2016 Ladies and gentlemen, Today, we are publishing a proposal to strengthen Europe's financial system and ensure that Central Counterparties – or CCPs - can be recovered or resolved should they fall into difficulty.
Economic accounts for agriculture- Total agricultural output in the EU down by 1.8% in 2015 compared with 2014- Decrease largely due to notable fall in animal production European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 28 November 2016 The economic accounts for agriculture show that total agricultural output in the European Union (EU) stood at €411.2 billion at basic prices in 2015, down by 1.8% compared with 2014.
Erklärung des Kommissionspräsidenten Jean-Claude Juncker zum Tod von Peter Hintze Europäische Kommission - Erklärung Erklärung Erklärung Brüssel, 27. November 2016 Mit großer Trauer habe ich vom Ableben Peter Hintzes erfahren. Mein herzliches Beileid gilt seiner Frau, seiner Familie und seinen Freunden. Peter Hintze vereinte in sich Esprit und Empathie. Er war berufen für den Dienst an den Menschen.