Statement by Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on the occasion of the death of Cardinal Karl Lehmann European Commission - Statement Brussels, 11 March 2018 The news of Cardinal Karl Lehmann's death has touched me deeply. He was a real friend, both to me and to Europe. Throughout his life Cardinal Lehmann built bridges of humanity and solidarity in and for Europe. In doing so, he helped to bring East and West...
State aid: Commission opens in-depth investigation into restructuring support for Romanian energy producer CE Hunedoara European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 March 2018 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether various public support measures from Romania in favour of energy producer Complexul Energetic Hunedoara are in line with EU rules on State aid to companies in difficulty.
Tackling disinformation online: Expert Group advocates for more transparency among online platforms European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 12 March 2018 In a report handed over today to Commissioner for the Digital Economy and Society Mariya Gabriel, the High-Level Expert Group on Fake News and Disinformation spread online suggests a definition of the phenomenon and makes a series of recommendations.
Commission launches Knowledge Centre to boost food quality and step up the fight against food fraud European - Press release Commission Brussels, 12 March 2018 Responding to consumer concerns about food quality and fraudulent practices concerning food, the European Commission will tomorrow launch a Knowledge Centre for Food Fraud and Quality, operated by the Joint Research Centre.
Protecting European consumers: toys and cars top the list of dangerous products detected European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 March 2018 Today, the European Commission releases its 2017 report on the Rapid Alert System for dangerous products. The report shows that in 2017, the Rapid Alert System was increasingly used by national authorities with more than 2,000 alerts on dangerous products circulated...