Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft, subject to conditions European Commission - Press release Brussels, 6 December 2016 The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft. The decision is conditional on compliance with a series of commitments aimed at preserving competition between professional social networks in Europe.
Commission welcomes Member States' agreement on extension and reinforcement of the Investment Plan for Europe European - Press release Commission Brussels, 6 December 2016 EU Member States today agreed their position on a Commission proposal to extend, expand and reinforce the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the heart of the Juncker Commission's Investment Plan for Europe.
EU Syria Trust Fund: new package of €139 million for refugees in Lebanon and stabilisation needs in Iraq European Commission - Press release Brussels, 6 December 2016 The EU Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian crisis adopted a new €139 million assistance package to help refugees fleeing the war in Syria and their overstretched host communities. A special stabilisation package for Iraq is also included.
Daily News 06 / 12 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 06 / 12 / 2016 Brussels, 6 December 2016 Commissioner Navracsics and OECD Deputy Secretary-General Frantz present the PISA 2015 results Today, Tibor Navracsics, Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, and OECD Deputy Secretary-General Douglas Frantz presented the 2015 results of the...
Remarks by Vice-President Dombrovskis at the ECOFIN press conference European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 6 December 2016 Thank you Minister Kažimír. Let me begin by congratulating the Slovak Presidency on all their achievements and thank them for a very collegial approach over the past six months. Today's weighty ECOFIN agenda is a clear indication of...