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.