CALENDRIER du 31 août au 6 septembre 2015 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 28 August 2015 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 31 août President Jean-Claude Juncker meets with the President of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz.
Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of BG Group by Royal Dutch Shell European Commission - Press release Brussels, 2 September 2015 The transaction was cleared as it will not grant Shell market power in oil and gas exploration, LNG liquefaction or LNG wholesale supply. Shell will also not be able to prevent competitors from using its gas infrastructure in the North Sea.
Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into acquisition of parts of Walki's industrial packaging division by Mondi European Commission - Press release Brussels, 2 September 2015 The Commission has concerns that Mondi's acquisition of two of Walki's packaging plants could lead to less choice and higher prices for customers of certain packaging materials used for example to transport and protect fresh food or paper.
European Commission adopts its position ahead of the World Humanitarian Summit 2016 - Press release European Commission Brussels, 2 September 2015 The European Commission has adopted its position paper for the World Humanitarian Summit 2016 calling for "A global partnership towards effective humanitarian action".
A new, more inclusive vision of education and training up to 2020 European Commission - Press release Brussels, 1 September 2015 A draft joint report by the Commission published today calls for strengthening cooperation in education and training up to 2020 and especially to promote social inclusion.
Commission proposes Baltic Sea fishing opportunities for 2016: more stocks than ever to be fished at sustainable levels European - Press release Commission Brussels, 2 September 2015 Commission proposes Baltic Sea fishing opportunities for 2016: more stocks than ever to be fished at sustainable levels. The European Commission today tabled its proposal on fishing opportunities in the Baltic Sea for 2016.
European Commission in Calais: Advancing on a European approach to migration - Press release European Commission Calais, 31 August 2015 Today, the European Commission announced financial aid to support France to help address the situation in Calais. European Commission First Vice-President Frans Timmermans and Commissioner for Migration and Home Affairs Dimitris Avramopoulos visited Calais, alongside French Prime Minister Manuel Valls and...
Commission consults the public on tax rules for alcoholic beverages European - Press release Commission Brussels, 28 August 2015 The European Commission has launched a public consultation to assess whether some of the rules on excise duty on beer, wine and other alcoholic beverages should be changed to fight tax fraud and reduce the sale of counterfeit alcohol.
Q&A - New global partnership for principled and effective humanitarian action: Commission sets out its plan on the World Humanitarian Summit European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 2 September 2015 Today the European Commission has adopted the Communication 'Towards the World Humanitarian Summit – A global partnership for principled and effective humanitarian action'.
Questions and Answers on Fishing Opportunities in the EU for 2016 European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 2 September 2015 Questions and Answers on Fishing Opportunities in the EU for 2016. What are fishing opportunities? How are they set? Fishing opportunities, otherwise known as Total Allowable Catches (TAC), are decided on a yearly basis by Member States represented by their Fisheries...