CALENDRIER du 18 juin au 24 juin 2018 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 15 June 2018 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 18 juin 2018 Agriculture and Fisheries Council President Jean-Claude Juncker in Wittlich, Germany: receives the Georg Meistermann Prize awarded by the Stiftung Stadt Wittlich; and delivers the keynote...
Mergers: Commission approves the acquisition of Uniper by Fortum European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 June 2018 The European Commission has approved unconditionally under the EU Merger Regulation the acquisition of Uniper by Fortum. Both companies are active in the energy sector. The Commission concluded that the transaction would raise no competition concerns in the European Economic Area.
Mergers: Commission clears Comcast's proposed acquisition of Sky under EU merger rules European Commission - Press release Brussels, 15 June 2018 The European Commission has approved unconditionally under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of Sky by Comcast, a US based global media, technology and entertainment company. The Commission concluded the transaction would raise no competition concerns in Europe.
State aid: Commission approves €165 million of investments by Croatia for the extension of the Istrian Y motorway European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 June 2018 The European Commission has approved under EU State aid rules a Croatian plan to prolong the Istrian Y motorway concession agreement between Croatia and the company Bina-Istra.
Spring 2018 Standard Eurobarometer: One year ahead of the European elections, trust in the Union and optimism about the future is growing European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 June 2018 According to a new Eurobarometer released today, a majority of Europeans think the situation of the economy is good and are optimistic about the future. Trust in the Union is on the rise and support for the Economic and Monetary Union...
Commission provides support for a further 32 reform projects in Greece European - Press release Commission Brussels, 13 June 2018 . Today, the Commission adopted a decision approving 32 additional requests by Greece for technical support through the Structural Reform Support Programme (SRSP).
Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed acquisition of Tele2 NL by T-Mobile NL in the Netherlands European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 June 2018 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed acquisition of Tele2 NL by T-Mobile NL under the EU Merger Regulation. The Commission is concerned that the merger could lead to higher prices, and reduce choice and innovation...
Aviation Safety: Commission removes all airlines from Indonesia from EU Air Safety List European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 June 2018 The European Commission today cleared all air carriers from Indonesia from the EU Air Safety list. In addition, a new system, warning the Air Traffic Controllers of all Member States has being deployed to prevent unsafe aircraft from entering European airspace.
EU budget: €4.8 billion in security funding for a Europe that protects European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 13 June 2018 For the next long-term EU budget for 2021-2027, the Commission is proposing to substantially increase the current security funding – from €3.5 billion to €4.8 billion.
A Europe that protects: EU works to build resilience and better counter hybrid threats European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 June 2018 Following the Salisbury attack, and at the invitation of the European Council, the European Commission and the High Representative are today proposing further steps to build on the work already carried out in response to hybrid and Chemical, Biological, Radiological and...