CALENDRIER du 11 décembre au 17 décembre 2017 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 8 December 2017 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 11 décembre 2017 Foreign Affairs Council (FAC), in Brussels 11-12/12 Agriculture and Fisheries Council (AGRIFISH), in Brussels. 11-14/12 European Parliament plenary session, in Strasbourg.
European Commission welcomes first operational steps towards a European Defence Union - Press release European Commission Brussels, 11 December 2017 The European Commission welcomes the plans presented by 25 EU Member States today to work together on a first set of 17 collaborative defence projects in the framework of Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO).
€700 million to support refugees in Turkey through flagship humanitarian aid programmes European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 December 2017 The Commission has announced today additional humanitarian aid for two major projects through the EU Facility for Refugees in Turkey, that both work by providing monthly transfers on a special debit card.
Capital Markets Union: Commission announces new tax guidelines to make life easier for cross-border investors European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 December 2017 The Commission has today put forward new guidelines on withholding taxes to help Member States reduce costs and simplify procedures for cross-border investors in the EU.
Antitrust: International Skating Union's restrictive penalties on athletes breach EU competition rules European Commission - Press release Brussels, 8 December 2017 The European Commission has decided that International Skating Union (ISU) rules imposing severe penalties on athletes participating in speed skating competitions that are not authorised by the ISU are in breach of EU antitrust law.