AGENDA/16/275  09-02-2016 - Wednesday 10 February: Commission assesses progress on priority actions and takes further steps in response to the refugee crisis 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Wednesday 10 February 2016, ahead of the February European Council meeting, the European Commission will report on the implementation of agreed priority actions under the European Agenda for Migration.
IP/16/281  10-02-2016 - European Commission and the United States Commodity Futures Commission: Common approach for transatlantic CCPs 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 10 February 2016 Commissioner Jonathan Hill and the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Chairman Timothy Massad have today announced a common approach regarding requirements for central clearing counterparties (CCPs). The US and EU are home to the largest derivatives markets in the world.
IP/16/279  10-02-2016 - State aid: Commission approves impaired asset management measures for banks in Hungary and Italy 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 February 2016 The European Commission has found Hungarian and Italian plans aimed at transferring non-performing loans off the balance sheets of Hungarian and Italian banks to be free of any state aid.
IP/16/278  10-02-2016 - Mergers: Commission approves Staples' acquisition of Office Depot, subject to conditions 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 February 2016 Following an in-depth review, the European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the acquisition of office supplies distributor Office Depot by Staples, subject to conditions.
IP/16/271  10-02-2016 - Implementing the European Agenda on Migration: Progress on Priority Actions 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 February 2016 In view of next week's European Council, the Commission is today reporting on the implementation of the priority actions under the European Agenda for Migration and highlighting key areas where immediate action is needed to restore control.
IP/16/270  10-02-2016 - Implementing the Common European Asylum System: Commission acts on 9 infringement proceedings 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 February 2016 Implementing the Common European Asylum System: Commission acts on 9 infringement proceedings The European Commission today decided to issue reasoned opinions against Member States in 9 infringement cases concerning their non-transposition of the Common European Asylum System.
IP/16/269  10-02-2016 - Implementing the European Agenda on Migration: Commission reports on progress in Greece, Italy and the Western Balkans 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 February 2016 Implementing the European Agenda on Migration: Commission reports on progress in Greece, Italy and the Western Balkans Today the Commission reported on progress made on measures to tackle the refugee and migration crisis in Italy, Greece and along the Western Balkans...
IP/16/268  10-02-2016 - Managing the Refugee Crisis: Commission reports on implementation of EU-Turkey Joint Action Plan 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 February 2016 Managing the Refugee Crisis: Commission reports on implementation of EU-Turkey Joint Action Plan On 29 November 2015, at the EU-Turkey summit, Turkey and the EU activated the Joint Action Plan aimed at stepping up cooperation for the support of Syrian refugees...
IP/16/265  10-02-2016 - Commission extends by one year the application date for the MiFID II package 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 10 February 2016 The Commission has proposed a one year extension to the entry into application of the revised Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, or MiFID II. This is to take account of the exceptional technical implementation challenges faced by regulators and market participants.
MEMO/16/282  10-02-2016 - State aid: Overview of decisions and on-going in-depth investigations of Financial Institutions in Difficulty 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 10 February 2016 In 2008/2009, the Commission adopted a temporary state aid framework to enable Member States to deal with financial problems in systemic banks, as well as support access to finance for real economy firms.
MEX/16/280  10-02-2016 - Daily News 10 / 02 / 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 10 / 02 / 2016 Brussels, 10 February 2016 Implementing the European Agenda on Migration: Commission reports on progress on priority actions In view of next week's European Council, the Commission is today reporting on the implementation of priority actions under the European...
STAT/16/277  10-02-2016 - Renewable energy in the EU - Share of renewables in energy consumption in the EU rose further to 16% in 2014 - Nine Member States already achieved their 2020 targets 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 10 February 2016 In 2014, the share of energy from renewable sources in gross final consumption of energy reached 16.0% in the European Union (EU), almost double that of 2004 (8.5%), the first year for which the data is available.