Deal on Mackerel in the North-East Atlantic European Commission PRESS RELEASE Brussels, 12 March 2014 The European Commission welcomes the five-year arrangement for mackerel in the North-East Atlantic, which was reached in London on 12 March between the EU, Faroe Islands and Norway.
European Union and Norway reach agreement on bilateral fisheries arrangements for 2014 Commission PRESS RELEASE Brussels, 12 March 2014 European A new arrangement on the management of shared fish stocks in the North Sea was concluded today in London between the European Union and Norway for 2014. Total allowable catches (TACs) and quotas for the shared stocks in the North Sea were...
Future of Europe debate: Vice-President Viviane Reding to hold Citizens' Dialogue in Amsterdam European Commission Press release Brussels, 14 March 2014 What role should the EU play in the economic recovery? What rights do we have as European citizens and how do these rights affect our daily lives? What kind of Europe do citizens want for the future? These are some of the...
State aid: Commission clears amended restructuring plan of Banco CEISS after integration with Unicaja European Commission Press release Brussels, 12 March 2014 The European Commission has concluded that an amendment to Banco CEISS' restructuring plan, following its recent acquisition by Unicaja Banco, was in line with EU state aid rules.
EP opens option for a common charger for mobile phones European Commission Press release Brussels, 13 March 2014 The European Commission welcomed the green light of the European Parliament to open up the possibility for the introduction of a common charger for mobile phones and other portable devices in the update of the rules on radio equipment.
EU Commissioner announces new support for Central African Republic during high level visit European Commission Press release Brussels, 13 March 2014 European Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, will today announce €81 million of new EU support to the Central African Republic (CAR) during a joint visit to the country with French Minister for Development, Pascal Canfin, and German Minister for Cooperation, Gerd Müller.
New law to reinforce independence of satellite security system accreditation at the GSA European Commission Press release Brussels, 12 March 2014 The European Commission welcomed the European Parliament vote today in favour of a Commission proposal to grant greater independence for the security accreditation aspect of the EU's satellite navigation programmes, as operated by the EU's GNSS Agency (GSA).
Aviation: European Parliament gives boost to the Single European Sky European Commission Press release Brussels, 12 March 2014 The Commission welcomes today's vote in the European Parliament to support, strengthen and push forward the Single European Sky 2+ (SES 2+) initiative as a key move to accelerate the implementation of Single European Sky.
EP adopts European Earth Observation programme Copernicus European Commission Press release Brussels, 12 March 2014 The European Commission welcomed today's vote of the European Parliament on the Copernicus Regulation. Copernicus, the EU's Earth Observation Programme, will ensure the regular observation and monitoring of Earth sub-systems, the atmosphere, oceans, and continental surfaces, and will provide reliable, validated and...
IRAQ: EU INCREASES ITS HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE European Commission Press release Brussels, 12 March 2014 The European Commission is increasing its humanitarian assistance to Iraq by €3 million in response to an increase in the numbers of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) fleeing a wave of violence in Al Anbar province.