Union for the Mediterranean commits to fight structural unemployment European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 September 2016 The member countries of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) have defined key measures to address the persisting challenge of unemployment in the Mediterranean region, particularly for young people and women.
Daily News 27 / 09 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 27 / 09 / 2016 Brussels, 27 September 2016 Investment Plan for Europe: €300 million for Portuguese SMEs The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed four €70 million loans with the Portuguese banks Millennium Banco Comercial Português, Banco BPI, Banco Santander Totta and...
Opening address by Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc to the Assembly of the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Montreal, 27 September 2016 Mr. President, distinguished delegates, I am honoured to address you here today. Over the next two weeks we will collectively shape the future of international aviation.
State aid: Commission approves Polish scheme to support high-efficiency co-generation of heat and power European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 September 2016 The European Commission has found that a Polish scheme supporting high-efficiency co-generators of heat and power is state aid but complies with EU state aid rules since it furthers efficient energy production.The scheme will run until 2018 with an annual budget...
World Maritime Day - Half of EU trade in goods is carried by sea - Rotterdam, Antwerp and Hamburg busiest cargo ports European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 28 September 2016 Maritime transport plays an essential role in the international trade in goods of the European Union (EU). In 2015, the value of EU trade in goods with third countries (non-EU countries) carried by sea was estimated at close to €1,777 bn, accounting...