Aviation: Commission updates the European safety list European Commission Press release Brussels, 10 April 2014 The European Commission has updated for the 23rd time the European list of airlines subject to an operating ban or operational restrictions within the European Union — better known as "the EU air safety list".
Commission publishes first EU Transport Scoreboard European Press release Brussels, 10 April 2014 Commission The European Commission has published today for the first time a scoreboard on transport in the EU. It compares Member State performance in 22 transport-related categories and highlights for most of these categories the five top and bottom performers.
Healthcare in your pocket: unlocking the potential of mHealth European Commission Press release Brussels, 10 April 2014 The European Commission is today launching a consultation on #mHealth or mobile health, asking for help in finding ways to enhance the health and wellbeing of Europeans with the use of mobile devices, such as mobile phones, tablets, patient monitoring devices and...
Rights of the child: Commission gathers input how to best protect the most vulnerable from violence European Commission Press release Brussels, 10 April 2014 Which are the most effective measures to combat violence against children? What are the biggest challenges faced by national child protection systems? How can the EU support national child protection systems? To answer these questions, the European Commission has today kicked off...
Justice for Growth: European Parliament paves the way for cross-border debt recovery and Europe-wide patent protection European Commission MEMO Strasbourg, 15 April 2014 Today, the European Parliament voted in plenary to back two initiatives by the European Commission that will cut red tape for companies and contribute to growth in the EU.
Justice for Growth: European Parliament paves the way for cross-border debt recovery European Commission MEMO Strasbourg, 15 April 2014 Today, the European Parliament voted in plenary to back an initiative by the European Commission that will cut red tape for companies and contribute to growth in the EU. The European Account Preservation Order (IP/11/923) (backed by 597 votes for, 33 against and...
Q&A on the reform of the European Union Solidarity Fund European Commission MEMO Brussels, 16 April 2014 1. Why was the European Solidarity Fund (EUSF) set up? The European Union Solidarity Fund (EUSF) was set up to respond to major natural disasters and express European solidarity to disaster-stricken regions within Europe.
Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID II): Frequently Asked Questions European Commission MEMO Brussels, 15 April 2014 See also STATEMENT/14/129 A. Background, main elements and costs/benefits of the reform 1. What is MiFID and why was it reviewed only four years after its entry into force? MiFID is the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (Directive 2004/39/EC1).
Commission welcomes European Parliament support for a safer, healthier, high-tech and more #Connected Continent European MEMO Brussels, 15 April 2014 Commission @NeelieKroes, today welcomed European Parliament votes on cheaper and easier to install broadband, on eCall, on research to keep Active an Assisted Living and Electronics. Reduced cost of broadband deployment Today the European Parliament voted on EU rules which would cut by 30%...
The revised Transparency Register: more information, more incentives, tougher on those who break the rules European Commission MEMO Brussels, 15 April 2014 The Transparency Register of interest representatives was set up in 2011 and operates on the basis of an Interinstitutional Agreement (IIA) between the European Parliament and the European Commission.