IP/17/128  23-01-2017 - Earthquakes in Italy: Commission increases support to affected farming communities 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 January 2017 The European Commission is further mobilising the instruments at its disposal to provide relief to the farming communities affected by the recent earthquakes in Italy by allowing greater flexibility in the implementation of several measures with immediate financial effect.
IP/17/114  23-01-2017 - Commission prepares next steps towards European Pillar of Social Rights 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 23 January 2017 Today, the European Commission is taking a further step towards establishing a European Pillar of Social Rights with a high level conference in Brussels. Detailed proposals will follow shortly.The European Commission also announced it would co-host an EU Social Summit with...
MEX/17/127  23-01-2017 - Daily News 23 / 01 / 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 23 / 01 / 2017 Brussels, 23 January 2017 Commission prepares next steps towards European Pillar of Social Rights Today, the European Commission is taking a further step towards establishing a European Pillar of Social Rights with a high level conference in Brussels.
SPEECH/17/133  23-01-2017 - Speech by Vice-President Dombrovskis at the Conference on the European Pillar of Social Rights 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Brussels, 23 January 2017 Honourable President Juncker, Honourable Commissioner Marianne, Dear Ministers, Dear representatives from EU institutions, social partners and civil society, Ladies and gentlemen, For a start, to respond to your question: if there is one thing the Commission's...
SPEECH/17/122  23-01-2017 - Opening Speech by Commissioner Thyssen of Conference on European Pillar of Social Rights 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 23 January 2017 Dear Ministers, Honourable Members of Parliaments, Dear colleagues, ladies and gentlemen, Good morning and welcome to this conference: the first sounding board after the consultation on a European Pillar of Social Rights.
STATEMENT/17/121  22-01-2017 - Statement by Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on his visit to Belgrade, Serbia 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 22 January 2017 I was in Serbia last year at the height of the refugee crisis, as hundreds of thousands of men, women and children were moving through the country and the Western Balkans region.
STATEMENT/17/120  21-01-2017 - Statement by President Juncker following the tragic accident in northern Italy 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 21 January 2017 I heard this morning about the tragic accident that happened in the North of Italy where many young Hungarians lost their lives.   I extend my deepest sympathy and sincere condolences to the Hungarian authorities.
CLDR/17/115  20-01-2017 - CALENDRIER du 23 janvier au 29 janvier 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 20 January 2017 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites   Lundi 23 janvier 2017 President Jean-Claude Juncker participates in the conference of Christlich Demokratische Union Deutschlands (CDU) and Christlich-Soziale Union in Bayern (CSU) party leaders at EU, federal and regional...
IP/17/85  20-01-2017 - Essen becomes the European Green Capital for 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 January 2017 The impressive transformation from coal and steel industry to the greenest city in North Rhine-Westphalia is proof of Essen's successful structural change. On 21 January, the town of Essen in Germany will officially become the European Green Capital for 2017.
MEMO/17/116  20-01-2017 - Public Consultation on the Capital Markets Union Mid-term review 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 20 January 2017 Public Consultation on the Capital Markets Union Mid-term review 1. What is the Capital Markets Union (CMU)? The Commission's top priority is to strengthen Europe's economy and stimulate investment to create jobs.