South Sudan: Europe increases food aid European Commission Press release Brussels, 24 July 2014 The European Commission has just signed two major contracts with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) totalling €14 million to deliver vitally needed food assistance and facilitate the movement of humanitarian cargo in South Sudan.
Commission publishes encouraging second round of EU-wide test results for horse meat DNA in beef products: measures to fight food fraud are working European Press release Brussels, 24 July 2014 Commission A second round of coordinated pan-European testing for horse meat DNA in beef products was launched in April this year. This testing was a follow-up to the exercise carried out in 2013 in the wake of the horse meat crisis, where 4.6%...
155 small firms to receive funding in first wave of grants under EU SME Instrument European Commission Press release Brussels, 24 July 2014 The European Commission today announces the first results of its new €3 billion SME Instrument, launched under Horizon 2020 to help innovative small firms get ideas from the lab to the market.
Commission assesses progress by Kosovo in visa dialogue European Press release Brussels, 24 July 2014 Commission assesses progress by Kosovo1 in visa dialogue Today the Commission presented its second report on progress by Kosovo in fulfilling the requirements of the visa liberalisation roadmap.
Daily News of 2014-07-24 EXME 14 / 24.07 DAILY NEWS 24 / 07 / 14 Ukraine: Commission presents proposals for possible targeted measures At its meeting on 22 July, the Foreign Affairs Council stressed its readiness "to introduce without delay a package of further significant restrictive measures".
Speaking Notes: Meeting with Stakeholders on 2014-2020 use of EU investments under Regional Policy European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Johannes HAHN Commissioner for Regional Policy Larissa, Greek Region of Thessaly, 24 July 2014 The glimpses of recovery are clear - EU Cohesion Policy has helped cushion Greece and its regions from the crisis.
FINANZIAMENTO DI 100 MILIONI DI EURO DA BEI PER GLI INVESTIMENTI IN RICERCA & INNOVAZIONE DI BRACCO IMAGING COMUNICATO STAMPA BEI/14//174 Roma, 24 Luglio 2014 La Banca europea per gli investimenti (BEI) finanzia con 100 milioni di euro gli investimenti in Ricerca e Sviluppo (R&S) del Gruppo Bracco. L'operazione è stata firmata oggi a Roma da Dario Scannapieco e Diana Bracco, rispettivamente Vicepresidente della BEI e Presidente e...
LAUNCH OF FIRST FRENCH AND EUROPEAN PROJECT BOND FOR SUPERFAST BROADBAND PRESS RELEASE Wednesday, 23 July 2014 FIDEPPP (Fonds d’investissement des Caisses d’Epargne), which is managed by the asset management company MIROVA (a subsidiary of Natixis Asset Management), Caisse des Dépôts, Bouygues Energies & Services and Axione (subsidiaries of Bouygues Construction), all shareholders of Axione Infrastructures, have been working with the...
EIB continues to support investment to increase energy efficiency of residential buildings in Bucharest PRESS RELEASE Luxembourg/Bucharest, 23 July 2014 The European Investment Bank (EIB) is providing EUR 22.47 million - the first tranche of an approved EIB loan for a total amount of EUR 136.5 million - to finance the second phase of the refurbishment programme for multi-family housing in the Sector 1...
UK smart metering, digital radio and WiFi plans unlocked: GBP 190m European Investment Bank backing for Arqiva investment PRESS RELEASE 23 July 2014 Europe’s long-term lending institution, the European Investment Bank, has agreed to provide GBP 190 million to support investment by Arqiva in a range of new critical national infrastructure projects.