State aid: Commission approves support package for gasification plant in Finland European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 June 2015 The European Commission has concluded that Finnish plans to grant around €10 million of public investment to Vaskiluodon Voima Oy, the operator of a gasification plant in Vaasa, are in line with EU State aid rules.
Antitrust: Commission sends statement of objections to suspected participants in car battery recycling cartel European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 June 2015 The European Commission has informed five lead recycling companies that it suspects them of having participated in a purchasing cartel for scrap lead-acid batteries, in breach of EU antitrust rules.
Antitrust: Commission fines producers and distributors € 115 865 000 for operating retail food packaging cartels European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 June 2015 The European Commission has fined eight manufacturers and two distributors of retail food packaging trays a total of €115 865 000 for having participated in at least one of five separate cartels.
Continuity and change: Commission appoints new Secretary-General and reshuffles its senior management European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 June 2015 The European Commission has today decided to appoint Alexander Italianer as new Secretary-General following Catherine Day's decision to retire from active service as of 1 September 2015. The Commission has also decided to reshuffle its senior management team.
European Commission and European Investment Fund mobilise €500 million for social and micro-entrepreneurs - Press release European Commission Brussels, 24 June 2015 To promote jobs and growth in Europe, social and micro-enterprises will soon have access to over €500 million in finance. This is the result of a new mandate agreement signed today between the European Commission and the European Investment Fund (EIF).
Daily News 24 / 06 / 2015 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 24 / 06 / 2015 Brussels, 24 June 2015 European Commission and European Investment Fund mobilise €500 million for social and micro-entrepreneurs To promote jobs and growth in Europe, social and micro-enterprises will soon have access to over €500 million of finance.
Vice-President Katainen's speech at the European Parliament plenary debate on the Regulation for a European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] 24 June 2015 Mr President, Honourable Members, Let me first express my gratitude to this House, the European Parliament, and especially to Presidents Gualtieri and Arthuis, and of course the two co-rapporteurs Mr Bullman and Mr Fernandes, for your excellent support, for...
Intervention du Premier Vice-Président Timmermans, au nom de Jean-Claude Juncker, Président de la Commission européenne, au Parlement européen sur la préparation du Conseil européen des 25-26 juin 2015 Commission européenne - Discours - [Seul le texte prononcé fait foi] Bruxelles, 24 juin 2015 Frans Timmermans Intervention au nom de Jean-Claude Juncker, Président de la Commission européenne au Parlement européen sur la préparation du Conseil européen des 25-26 juin 2015 Bruxelles, le 24 juin 2015 Vidéo Monsieur le President, Madame...
Fighting cartels - Commission sanctions retail food packaging cartel and sends Statement of Objections in suspected car battery recycling cartel European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 June 2015 *** Check against delivery *** Statement by EU Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager: "Fighting cartels is a very high priority for the European Commission. This is because of the serious harm cartels cause to consumers and businesses.
Remarks by Commissioner Jourová after the launch of the Data protection regulation trilogue European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 June 2015 Ladies and Gentlemen, Today we send a strong message to tomorrow's European Council meeting on the Digital Single Market: We are on track to adopt the data protection reform in 2015.