AGENDA/16/1753  12-05-2016 - 10th edition of the European Development Days 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The tenth edition of the European Development Days will take place in Brussels on 15-16 June.   The background: The European Development Days is Europe’s leading forum on international cooperation and development.
AGENDA/16/1848  20-05-2016 - 30 May–3 June: Green Week 2016 - Investing for a greener future 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The Commission will host Green Week, the biggest annual occasion to discuss European environment policy, taking place from Monday, 30 May to Friday, 3 June 2016. This year's theme is on "Investing for a greener future": how investment should integrate economic opportunity with...
AGENDA/16/803  16-03-2016 - 26-27 May: The EU at the G7 summit in Japan 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The 42nd edition of the G7 will take place from 26 to 27 May in Ise-Shima, in the Mie Prefecture (Japan), under Japanese presidency. The European Union, who is a full member of the G7 (and the G20), will be jointly represented by...
CLDR/16/1930  27-05-2016 - CALENDRIER du 30 mai au 5 juin 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 27 May 2016   (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites   Lundi 30 mai President Jean-Claude Juncker delivers a speech at the event marking the 40 years of European People's Party, in Luxembourg.
IP/16/1911  27-05-2016 - State aid: Commission clears closure of lignite-fired power plants in Germany 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 May 2016 The European Commission has found German plans to grant €1.6 billion public financing for mothballing and subsequently closing eight lignite-fired power plants to be in line with EU state aid rules.
IP/16/1910  27-05-2016 - State aid: Commission clears €2.13 billion aid to alleviate social and economic impact of closing 26 uncompetitive coal mines in Spain 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 May 2016 The Commission has found Spanish plans to grant €2.13 billion for the orderly closure of 26 uncompetitive coal mines to be in line with EU state aid rules. The aid aims to alleviate the social and environmental impact of the mine...
IP/16/1902  27-05-2016 - EU announces new funding to support post-conflict process in Colombia 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 May 2016 High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini was in Colombia this week, where she announced new EU support for conflict affected regions, green growth and land rights together with a series of immediate actions to support Colombia.
MEX/16/1954  27-05-2016 - Daily News 27 / 05 / 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 27 / 05 / 2016 Brussels, 27 May 2016 Investment Plan for Europe: EIF and Equa bank sign an agreement to benefit Czech SMEs The European Investment Fund (EIF) and Equa bank have signed a COSME agreement in the Czech Republic, benefiting from...
STAT/16/1932  27-05-2016 - Energy prices in the EU in 2015 - Household electricity prices rose by 2.4%… … while household gas prices fell by 1.7% 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 27 May 2016 In the European Union (EU), household electricity prices rose by 2.4% on average between the second half of 2014 and the second half of 2015 to reach €21.1 per 100 kWh. Since 2008, electricity prices in the EU have risen by 33%.
STATEMENT/16/1941  27-05-2016 - G7 Ise-Shima Leaders' Declaration 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 27 May 2016 Preamble   We, the leaders of the G7, met in Ise-Shima on 26 and 27 May 2016 to address major global economic and political challenges. Global growth remains moderate and below potential, while risks of weak growth persist.