CALENDRIER du 2 mai au 15 mai 2016 Commission européenne - Commissioners' weekly activities Bruxelles, le 29 avril 2016 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 2 mai President Jean-Claude Juncker delivers a speech on "The Way Forward for the EU Social Market Economy", in Brussels.
Mergers: Commission approves container liner shipping merger between CMA CGM and NOL, subject to conditions European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 April 2016 The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of Neptune Oriental Lines ("NOL") of Singapore by rival CMA CGM, a French shipping company with worldwide activities.
New EU rules for a simpler, faster and safer Customs Union come into force European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 April 2016 New customs rules come into force on Sunday 1 May that will make life simpler for businesses that trade in Europe and better protect consumers against illegal and counterfeit goods.
EU has today announced new actions to tackle irregular migration and forced displacement in the Horn of Africa European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 April 2016 The European Commission has today announced the approval of 10 new actions worth €117 million to improve stability and address the root causes of irregular migration and forced displacement in the Horn of Africa region.
Antitrust: Commission seeks feedback on commitments by ISDA and Markit on credit default swaps European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 April 2016 The European Commission is inviting comments from interested parties on commitments offered separately by ISDA and by Markit to address competition concerns relating to the licensing of data and indices on credit default swaps (CDS) for the purpose of exchange trading.
Commission welcomes European Parliament's backing for new rules to prevent manipulation of financial benchmarks European - Press release Commission Brussels, 28 April 2016 The European Commission welcomes today's vote by the European Parliament which paves the way for common EU standards against the manipulation of financial benchmarks.
State aid: Commission authorises support for renewable energy in Italy European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 April 2016 The European Commission has concluded that an Italian scheme aimed at supporting electricity generation from renewable energy sources is in line with EU state aid rules.
Commission adopts proposal by social partners to improve the working conditions in the fishing sector European - Press release Commission Brussels, 29 April 2016 Today, the European Commission has adopted a proposal for a Directive which aims at improving the working conditions for workers in the fishing sector. Today, following an agreement by social partners on working conditions in the fishing sector, the European Commission...
European Commission appoints a new Director-General to the Publications Office of the European Union - Press release European Commission Brussels, 27 April 2016 European Commission appoints a new Director-General to the Publications Office of the European Union Today, the European Commission appointed Rudolf Strohmeier as Director-General of the Publications Office of the European Union as of 1 May.
EU proposes new approach to better support displaced people through its external action European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 April 2016 European Commission puts forward new approach to change the way refugees and displaced people are supported in external action policies The European Commission set out a new strategic vision today regarding how its external action can best support refugees and displaced...