IP/16/4304  07-12-2016 - Antitrust: Commission fines Crédit Agricole, HSBC and JPMorgan Chase € 485 million for euro interest rate derivatives cartel 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 7 December 2016 The European Commission has fined Crédit Agricole, HSBC and JPMorgan Chase, a total of € 485 million for participating in a cartel in euro interest rate derivatives.
IP/16/4165  07-12-2016 - Investing in Europe's youth: Commission launches European Solidarity Corps 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 7 December 2016 The European Commission is today launching the European Solidarity Corps © European Union 2016 Director: Catherine Vandezande The European Commission is today launching the European Solidarity Corps, just two months after President Juncker announced it and as a first deliverable of...
MEMO/16/4168  07-12-2016 - Questions and Answers on the European Solidarity Corps 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 7 December 2016 The European Commission is today launching the European Solidarity Corps See IP/16/4165 and MEMO/16/4166   What is the idea behind the European Solidarity Corps? The European Union is built on solidarity: solidarity between its citizens, solidarity across borders between its Member States, and...
MEMO/16/4166  07-12-2016 - Investing in Europe's Youth: Questions and Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 7 December 2016 Today the European Commission presented a new initiative for Europe's youth, with the set-up of the new European Solidarity Corps at its core. What is the initiative "Investing in Europe's Youth" about? Today the Commission has presented several key actions to...
MEX/16/4308  07-12-2016 - Daily News 07 / 12 / 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 07 / 12 / 2016 Brussels, 7 December 2016 Investing in Europe's youth: Commission presents measures to improve opportunities for young people and launches European Solidarity Corps The European Commission is today launching the European Solidarity Corps, just two months after President Juncker...
STATEMENT/16/4307  07-12-2016 - Statement by Commissioner Vestager on decision to fine Crédit Agricole, HSBC and JPMorgan Chase € 485 million for euro interest rate derivatives cartel 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 7 December 2016 *Check against delivery* Today, the Commission has decided to fine three banks a total of over €485 million for their participation in what has become known as the EURIBOR cartel. The three banks are Crédit Agricole, HSBC and JPMorgan Chase.
IP/16/4284  06-12-2016 - Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft, subject to conditions 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 6 December 2016 The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft. The decision is conditional on compliance with a series of commitments aimed at preserving competition between professional social networks in Europe.
IP/16/4282  06-12-2016 - Commission welcomes Member States' agreement on extension and reinforcement of the Investment Plan for Europe 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 6 December 2016 EU Member States today agreed their position on a Commission proposal to extend, expand and reinforce the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the heart of the Juncker Commission's Investment Plan for Europe.
IP/16/4270  06-12-2016 - EU Syria Trust Fund: new package of €139 million for refugees in Lebanon and stabilisation needs in Iraq 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 6 December 2016 The EU Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian crisis adopted a new €139 million assistance package to help refugees fleeing the war in Syria and their overstretched host communities. A special stabilisation package for Iraq is also included.
MEX/16/4288  06-12-2016 - Daily News 06 / 12 / 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 06 / 12 / 2016 Brussels, 6 December 2016 Commissioner Navracsics and OECD Deputy Secretary-General Frantz present the PISA 2015 results Today, Tibor Navracsics, Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, and OECD Deputy Secretary-General Douglas Frantz presented the 2015 results of the...