CALENDRIER du 25 juillet au 31 juillet 2016 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 22 July 2016 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 25 juillet Mr Günther Oettinger in Kyiv, Ukraine: meets with Mr Stepan Kubiv, Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, Minister of Economic Development and Trade; and with Mr Oleksandr Danchenko,...
EU Commissioner Christos Stylianides announces new humanitarian aid projects in Iraq European Commission - Press release Baghdad, 23 July 2016 Commissioner Stylianides announces €104 million for live-saving humanitarian assistance during his third visit to Baghdad, Iraq. The European Commission has announced new humanitarian aid projects worth €104 million to help those affected by the rapidly intensifying conflict in Iraq.
Health and Safety: Commission refers LUXEMBOURG to the Court of Justice of the EU over failure to transpose Packaging & Labelling Directive into national law European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 July 2016 Health and Safety: Commission refers LUXEMBOURG to the Court of Justice of the EU over failure to transpose Packaging & Labelling Directive into national law The European Commission is referring Luxembourg to the Court of Justice of the EU over the failure to...
Mergers: Commission clears acquisition of Meda by Mylan subject to conditions European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2016 The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of Meda AB of Sweden by Mylan N.V. of the Netherlands, subject to conditions. Both companies operate in the pharmaceutical sector.
State aid: Commission refers Greece to Court for failure to recover incompatible state aid from Hellenic Shipyards European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 July 2016 The Commission has decided to refer Greece to the European Court of Justice because it failed to comply with a 2008 Commission decision ordering the recovery of unlawful aid to Hellenic Shipyards.
Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Arianespace by ASL, subject to conditions European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2016 Following an in-depth review, the European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation, the acquisition of Arianespace by Airbus Safran Launchers (ASL), a joint venture between Airbus and Safran. This approval is subject to conditions.
State aid: Commission opens in-depth investigation into French state financing of Areva restructuring European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 July 2016 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to determine whether the French state's contribution to the financing of the Areva group's restructuring gave the company an unfair advantage not available to its competitors within the meaning of the EU rules...
Antitrust: Commission accepts commitments by ISDA and Markit on credit default swaps European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2016 The European Commission has adopted a decision that renders legally binding commitments to licence inputs for credit default swaps, offered separately by the International Swaps and Derivatives Association Inc. (ISDA) and information service provider Markit.
Commission accepts German plans for broadband vectoring, but insists on additional improvements European - Press release Commission Brussels, 19 July 2016 The Commission has today accepted a revised regulatory proposal to allow Deutsche Telekom to upgrade its network with vectoring technology, but expects further developments to ensure competition.
Antitrust: Commission fines truck producers € 2.93 billion for participating in a cartel European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 July 2016 The European Commission has found that MAN, Volvo/Renault, Daimler, Iveco, and DAF broke EU antitrust rules. These truck makers colluded for 14 years on truck pricing and on passing on the costs of compliance with stricter emission rules.