EIB continues to finance projects of SMEs, midcaps and municipalities through BCR Leasing in Romania PRESS RELEASE Bucharest/Luxembourg, 21 July 2014 The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending EUR 30 million to BCR Leasing to support the undertakings of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), midcap companies and public entities in the sectors of industry, services and infrastructure in Romania.
BEI-Banco Popolare: 390 milioni all’economia italiana COMUNICATO STAMPA T Prima linea di credito in Italia per l’apprendistato giovanile nelle Pmi Mid, Cap ed enti locali Con tre distinti accordi per complessivi 390 milioni la Banca europea per gli investimenti (BEI) e il gruppo Banco Popolare hanno rafforzato la collaborazione finalizzata al sostegno dell’economia italiana.
EU Commissioner announces significant new funding for Peru during visit European Commission Press release Brussels, 21 July, 2014 The EU's development contribution to Peru for the period 2014-2017 (€66 million), as well as new funding to support the fight against illegal drugs (€32 million), will be announced today by EU's Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, during a visit to the...
EU cooperation with Latin America European Commission MEMO Brussels, 21 July 2014 Regional Cooperation with Latin America The EU has over 18 years of experience of regional cooperation in Latin America. Between 2007- 2013 the EU provided €556 million for regional funds, spent in the areas of social cohesion, water management, socio-economic development, higher education...
The 2014 EIB Prize for Excellence in Economic and Social Research Awarded to the Economists Nicholas Bloom and John Van Reenen PRESS RELEASE Tuesday 22 July 2014 The Luxembourg-based European Investment Bank Institute honours two scholars whose research is of specific relevance to this year’s prize topic: ‘Innovation, Market Structure and Competitiveness’.
EIB fosters renewable energy and energy efficiency investments in Poland PRESS RELEASE Luxembourg, 22 July 2014 The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending up to PLN 295m (some EUR 71m) to the Polish energy company TAURON Polska Energia SA for its investments in renewable energy and energy efficiency in Southern Poland, to be completed by the end of 2016.
Southern African region and the EU complete negotiations for an Economic Partnership Agreement European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 In a move welcomed by European Commissioner for Trade, Karel De Gucht, and by European Commissioner for Agriculture, Dacian Cioloş, the chief negotiators of the European Union and the Southern African Development Community (SADC) EPA Group (Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa...
EU welcomes a new WTO fund to support developing countries' customs reforms European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 The EU welcomes today's announcement by the WTO that it will set up a fund to help Developing Countries and Least Developed Countries implement the Trade Facilitation Agreement.
Austria joins EU Children of Peace initiative European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 Austria is joining the EU Children of Peace initiative, becoming the second Member State to contribute to the EU's efforts to fund humanitarian projects which help children in conflict zones to gain access to education. Luxembourg joined last year.
Commissioner Hahn urges Europeans to help shape a future EU Urban Agenda European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 Johannes Hahn, EU Regional Policy Commissioner is asking EU citizens to share their views on an EU Urban Agenda - what form it should take and how it should be put into action.