AGENDA/17/1385  19-05-2017 - 29 May - 2 June: EU Green Week 2017 - Green jobs for a greener future 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: EU Green Week 2017 will take place from 29 May to 2 June with the theme of 'Green jobs for a greener future'. It will focus on how EU environmental policies are creating green jobs and contributing to economic, sustainable and socially responsible...
AGENDA/17/1330  18-05-2017 - 26-27 May: The EU at the G7 summit in Taormina 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The 43rd edition of the G7 will take place from 26 to 27 May in the Sicilian city of Taormina (Italy), under Italian presidency. The European Union, who is a full member of the G7 (and the G20), will be jointly represented by...
AGENDA/17/1187  02-05-2017 - Tuesday 30 May 2017 (timing tbc): Legal proposal to consolidate and further shape the European Solidarity Corps 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On 30 May 2017, the Commission is expected to adopt a legislative proposal on the European Solidarity Corps, as announced at its launch in December 2016. The new dedicated legal base will consolidate the current first phase of this new initiative that builds...
AGENDA/17/1421  21-05-2017 - 22-23 May: European Business Summit 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The 2017 European Business Summit will take place in Brussels from 22 to 23 May, bringing decision makers and business together on a number of topical issues. The Commission will contribute to this debate by presenting and explaining its priorities and policy actions in areas like...
IP/17/1405  22-05-2017 - European Commission receives mandate to begin negotiations with the UK 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 22 May 2017 The European Commission welcomes the Council's decision today to authorise the opening of the Article 50 negotiations with the UK and to nominate the Commission as Union negotiator. The Commission also welcomes the adoption of the first set of negotiating directives.
IP/17/1388  22-05-2017 - As of today the "European Investigation Order" will help authorities to fight crime and terrorism 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 May 2017 Today, the "European Investigation Order" enters into force. It simplifies the work of judicial authorities when they request evidence located in another EU country.
IP/17/1311  22-05-2017 - European Semester 2017 Spring Package: Commission issues country-specific recommendations 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 22 May 2017 European Semester 2017 Spring Package: Commission issues country-specific recommendations Member States should use the window of opportunity offered by the economic recovery to pursue structural reforms, boost investment and strengthen their public finances.
MEMO/17/1339  22-05-2017 - European Semester 2017 Spring Package explained 
European Commission - Commission - Fact Sheet European Brussels, 22 May 2017 European Semester 2017 Spring Package explained What did the Commission decide today? The European Commission has taken the next steps in the 2017 cycle of the European Semester of economic policy coordination.
MEX/17/1424  22-05-2017 - Daily News 22 / 05 / 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 22 / 05 / 2017 Brussels, 22 May 2017 European Semester 2017 Spring Package: Commission issues country-specific recommendations Today Vice-President Dombrovskis, Commissioner Thyssen and Commissioner Moscovici presented the 2017 country-specific recommendations (CSRs), spelling out the economic policy guidance for Member States for the...
SPEECH/17/1428  22-05-2017 - Speaking points by Commissioner Thyssen on the 2017 country-specific recommendations as part of the European Semester Spring Package 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 22 May 2017 Speech by Commissioner Thyssen in charge of Employement, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility   Ladies and gentlemen, good morning, Indeed, we have the highest employment rate ever measured in the European Union, and we have now nearly...