CALENDRIER du 7 au 13 septembre 2015 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 4 September 2015 CALENDRIER du 7 au 13 septembre 2015 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 7 septembre Agriculture and Fisheries Council, in Brussels. European Parliament plenary session, in Strasbourg (07-10/9).
Commission presses Member States on VAT revenue collection European - Press release Commission Brussels, 4 September 2015 VAT revenue collection has failed to show significant improvement across EU Member States according to the latest figures released by the European Commission today.
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...
The VAT Gap: Questions and Answers European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 4 September 2015 Questions and Answers concerning the VAT Gap. See also press release here. What is VAT? VAT is a consumption tax, charged on most goods and services traded for use or consumption in the EU.
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'.