EU announces €18 million in humanitarian aid for Ukraine European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 February 2017 Today Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides has announced additional funding for people affected by the conflict in eastern Ukraine during his visit to the country.
Daily News 20 / 02 / 2017 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 20 / 02 / 2017 Brussels, 20 February 2017 Preparation of the ECOFIN and Eurogroup meetings, 20-21 February 2017 Vice-President Dombrovskis and Commissioner Moscovici will represent the European Commission at today's meeting of the Eurogroup and tomorrow's ECOFIN Council meeting.
Commissioner Moscovici's introductory remarks at the Eurogroup press conference European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 20 February 2017 Bonsoir. Nous avons eu en effet aujourd'hui une réunion très constructive et fructueuse sur la Grèce – les plus longues ne sont pas forcément les plus efficaces, et je m'en réjouis.
Press statement by European Commission President Juncker on the occasion of the visit of Mike Pence, Vice-President of the United States European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 20 February 2017 I am very happy to welcome wholeheartedly the Vice-President of the United States. I am very grateful for the fact that he chose Europe for his first overseas trip. He was in Munich, as everyone knows.
Energy consumption in 2015-Energy consumption in the EU below its 1990 level…but EU dependency on fossil fuel imports on the rise European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 20 February 2017 In 2015, gross inland energy consumption, which reflects the energy quantities necessary to satisfy all inland consumption, amounted in the European Union (EU) to 1 626 million tonnes of oil equivalent (Mtoe), below its 1990 level (-2.5%) and down by 11.6% compared...
EU announces €82 million in emergency aid as famine declared in South Sudan European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 February 2017 Today the European Commission has announced an emergency aid package worth €82 million as famine has been declared in South Sudan for the first time since the country gained independence in 2011.
Fair Taxation: Commission welcomes new rules to prevent tax avoidance through non-EU countries European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 February 2017 Fair Taxation: Commission welcomes new rules to prevent tax avoidance through non-EU countries The Commission welcomes the agreement reached at today's ECOFIN on new rules to help prevent tax avoidance via non-EU countries.
Daily News 21 / 02 / 2017 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 21 / 02 / 2017 Brussels, 21 February 2017 Joint Statement of President Juncker, Prime Minister Rajoy and Prime Minister Costa on the amicable settlement concerning the Almaraz case An amicable settlement has been reached, on the initiative of President Juncker, in the...
Remarks by Vice-President Dombrovskis at the ECOFIN press conference European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 21 February 2017 Thank you, Edward, for your remarks and for today's productive ECOFIN Council. I would like to congratulate the Maltese and the previous Slovak presidencies on paving the way for this morning's agreement on new rules to tackle tax...
Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos after his meeting with German Minister of the Interior de Maizère European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Berlin, 21 February 2017 I am very pleased to be once again here in Berlin, hosted by my friend Minister Thomas de Maizère. We were both recently at the Munich Security Conference, and this morning also at the European Police Congress.