CALENDRIER du 23 avril au 29 avril 2018 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 20 April 2018 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 23 avril 2018 Informal meeting of employment, social policy and health ministers on health in Sofia, Bulgaria President Jean-Claude Juncker receives Mr Damdin Tsogtbaatar, Minister for Foreign Affairs...
EU and Mexico reach new agreement on trade European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 April 2018 The European Union and Mexico today reached a new agreement on trade, part of a broader, modernised EU-Mexico Global Agreement. Practically all trade in goods between the EU and Mexico will now be duty-free, including in the agricultural sector.
Mergers: Commission fines Altice €125 million for breaching EU rules and controlling PT Portugal before obtaining merger approval European Commission - Press release before obtaining merger approval Brussels, 24 April 2018 The European Commission has imposed a €124.5 million fine on Altice, the multinational cable and telecommunications company based in the Netherlands, for implementing its acquisition of the Portuguese telecommunications operator PT Portugal before notification or approval by...
State aid: Commission clears Ireland's sugar sweetened drinks tax European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 April 2018 The European Commission has concluded that Ireland's sugar sweetened drinks tax does not involve State aid. In particular, the Commission found that the measure's scope and design are consistent with the health objectives pursued by Ireland, namely tackling obesity and other...
Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into Apple's proposed acquisition of Shazam European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 April 2018 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed acquisition of Shazam by Apple under the EU Merger Regulation. The Commission is concerned that the merger could reduce choice for users of music streaming services.