IP/14/1073  01-10-2014 - State aid: Commission extends in-depth investigation into Gibraltar corporate tax regime to include tax rulings practice 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 1 October 2014 The European Commission has extended the scope of an ongoing in-depth investigation opened in October 2013 to verify whether the new Gibraltar corporate tax regime selectively favours certain categories of companies, in breach of EU state aid rules (see IP/13/955).
IP/14/1072  01-10-2014 - Application of EU Law: how EU Member States performed in 2013 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 1 October 2014 There has been a marked decrease in the number of on-going infringement cases in recent years whilst the number of cases resolved through in problem solving mechanisms such as EU Pilot has increased, according to the 31st Annual Report on monitoring the...
IP/14/1071  01-10-2014 - State aid: Commission opens in-depth investigation into part of public financing of Brussels public IRIS hospitals 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 1 October 2014 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to ascertain whether specific deficit financing measures granted by the Brussels public authorities only to the public IRIS hospitals in the Brussels Capital region and not to private hospitals in the region, are in...
IP/14/1070  01-10-2014 - State aid: Commission opens in-depth inquiry into measures to aid Kem One SAS in France 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 1 October 2014 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation into a loan and other forms of public aid in the form of grants, repayable advances and the like accorded by France to Kem One SAS, a chlorochemicals and PVC producer.
IP/14/1069  01-10-2014 - State aid: Commission takes two state aid decisions regarding German paper mill Propapier 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 1 October 2014 The European Commission has concluded after a thorough investigation that a German measure authorising investment aid to Propapier for the construction of a paper mill in Eisenhüttenstadt (Brandenburg, Germany) is in line with EU state aid rules.
IP/14/1068  01-10-2014 - State aid: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed public financing for Volkswagen in Portugal 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 1 October 2014 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to examine whether Portugal's plans to grant €36.15 million public financing to Volkswagen Autoeuropa, a subsidiary of the Volkswagen group, for an investment project in the Setubal region are in line with EU state...
IP/14/1067  01-10-2014 - State aid: Commission decides Nürburgring racetrack in Germany received incompatible state aid 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 1 October 2014 After an in-depth investigation, the European Commission has concluded that public support measures in favour of the racetrack, leisure park and hotels at Nürburgring in Germany were incompatible with EU state aid rules and gave the companies then owning or operating them...
IP/14/1066  01-10-2014 - State aid: Commission orders recovery of incompatible aid from certain terrestrial digital platform operators in Castilla-La Mancha 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 1 October 2014 The European Commission has concluded that subsidies worth €46 million granted in the Spanish region of Castilla-La Mancha to finance the digitisation and extension of the terrestrial television network in remote areas were incompatible with EU state aid rules.
IP/14/1065  01-10-2014 - State aid: Commission adopts a package of decisions regarding public support to airports and airlines in Belgium, Germany, Italy and Sweden 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 1 October 2014 The European Commission has adopted seven decisions following in-depth investigations concerning public support granted to airports and airlines in Belgium, Germany, Italy and Sweden.
IP/14/1064  01-10-2014 - Award for Roma Integration in the Western Balkans and Turkey 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 1 October 2014 Today, the European Commission has for the first time given awards for Roma integration to civil society organisations from Western Balkans and Turkey. The awards honour the contribution and the valuable work of civil society in supporting social inclusion of Roma people.