IP/16/2661  28-07-2016 - Facility for Refugees in Turkey: over €1.4 billion in support of education and health for Syrian refugees 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 July 2016 The EU is delivering on its commitment to speed up the implementation of the Facility for Refugees in Turkey bringing the total amount mobilised to more than €2 billion to finance actions in the field of health, education, socio-economic support as...
IP/16/2649  28-07-2016 - South Sudan: EU releases €40 million as humanitarian situation worsens 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 July 2016 The European Commission has released €40 million in emergency humanitarian assistance to South Sudan. The European Commission has today announced €40 million in emergency humanitarian assistance for people affected by the crisis in South Sudan, bringing the total support from the...
IP/16/2627  28-07-2016 - EU rules on remuneration for credit institutions and investment firms work, but the proportionality principle needs to be clarified 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 28 July 2016 The European Commission released today a report on the remuneration rules for credit institutions and investment firms. It finds that the remuneration rules are generally effective in curbing excessive risk-taking behaviour and short-termism.
MEX/16/2664  28-07-2016 - Daily News 28 / 07 / 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 28 / 07 / 2016 Brussels, 28 July 2016 Facility for Refugees in Turkey: over €1.4 billion in support of education and health Today, the European Commission has adopted a Special Measure worth over €1.4 billion in support of refugees who have fled...
STATEMENT/16/2663  28-07-2016 - Statement by the HR/VP Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for Humanitarian aid and Crisis management Christos Stylianides on the humanitarian situation in Aleppo city, Syria 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 28 July 2016 The recent closure of the last remaining supply route has turned Eastern Aleppo in Syria into a de-facto besieged area, cutting off around 300,000 people from any form of vital assistance. Since 7 July, neither aid staff nor supplies have been allowed to enter.
IP/16/2654  27-07-2016 - State aid: Commission authorises French support for renewable tidal energy demonstration plant at Raz Blanchard 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 July 2016 The European Commission has found French plans to support a tidal energy plant to be in line with EU state aid rules. The measure will promote the production of electricity from renewable sources, in line with EU energy and climate goals,...
IP/16/2653  27-07-2016 - Commission registers 'Let'sFly2Europe' and 'People4Soil' European Citizens' Initiatives 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 27 July 2016 Commission registers 'Let'sFly2Europe' and 'People4Soil' European Citizens' Initiatives The European Commission has today taken the decision to register the 'LetsFly2Europe' and 'People4Soil' European Citizens' Initiatives.
IP/16/2652  27-07-2016 - President Juncker appoints Michel Barnier as Chief Negotiator in charge of the Preparation and Conduct of the Negotiations with the United Kingdom under Article 50 of the TEU 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 July 2016 Today, President Juncker appointed Michel Barnier as Chief Negotiator in charge of leading the Commission Taskforce for the Preparation and Conduct of the Negotiations with the United Kingdom under Article 50 of the TEU.
IP/16/2643  27-07-2016 - Rule of Law: Commission issues recommendation to Poland 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 July 2016 The European Commission has today adopted a Rule of Law Recommendation on the situation in Poland, setting out the Commission's concerns and recommending how these can be addressed.
IP/16/2625  27-07-2016 - Stability and Growth Pact: fiscal proposals for Spain and Portugal 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 July 2016 Following the Council decision, the Commission recommends to cancel fines and to set new fiscal paths for Spain and Portugal Following the Council decision of 12 July 2016 that Spain and Portugal did not take effective action to correct their excessive...