IP/17/2126  24-07-2017 - Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into Knorr-Bremse's proposed takeover of competing brakes manufacturer Haldex 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 July 2017 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed takeover of Haldex by Knorr-Bremse under the EU Merger Regulation. The Commission has concerns that the deal may reduce competition for brake systems and related components for commercial vehicles...
IP/17/2123  24-07-2017 - EU to open Delegation to Mongolia 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 July 2017 The European Union will, following a decision by Federica Mogherini, the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, open a Delegation to Mongolia.
IP/17/2122  24-07-2017 - Proposal for a new EU strategy on Afghanistan: in support of peace and prosperity 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 July 2017 Today, the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and the European Commission have set out their vision for how the European Union can support Afghanistan both to address its challenges and to bring about positive change for the Afghan...
MEX/17/2124  24-07-2017 - Daily News 24 / 07 / 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 24 / 07 / 2017 Brussels, 24 July 2017 Juncker Plan now set to trigger more than EUR 225 billion in investments across all 28 Member States Following last week's meeting of the European Investment Bank's (EIB) Board of Directors, the Juncker Plan...
STATEMENT/17/2111  21-07-2017 - Statement by Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on the earthquake in the Aegean Sea 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 21 July 2017 An earthquake has struck the Greek and Turkish coasts in the early hours of this morning, with initial reports of casualties and damages including on the island of Kos.  I convey the EU's solidarity with the people affected and my deep...
STATEMENT/17/2110  21-07-2017 - Statement by Commissioner Vestager on changes made by Cyprus to national legislation on tax treatment of financing companies 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 21 July 2017 Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy, said: "I welcome that the Cypriot authorities have introduced changes to their national legislation to make it more stringent as regards the tax treatment of financing companies.
CLDR/17/2087  20-07-2017 - CALENDRIER du 24 juillet au 30 juillet 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 20 July 2017 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites   Lundi 24 juillet 2017 Economic and Financial Affairs Council 24-25/07 Informal meeting of competitiveness ministers   Ms Federica Mogherini receives Mr Sameh Hassan Shoukry, Minister for Foreign Affairs of...
IP/17/2086  20-07-2017 - EU steps up humanitarian assistance in Libya 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2017 The European Commission has announced additional emergency assistance of €10 million to respond to increasing humanitarian needs in Libya. The European Commission has today announced an additional €10 million in humanitarian aid for those most in need in Libya as violence...
IP/17/2085  20-07-2017 - Commission launches public consultation on Health and Care in the Digital Single Market 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 20 July 2017 Today the European Commission launches a public consultation on how Europe should promote digital innovation in health and care, for the benefits of citizens and health systems in Europe.
IP/17/2082  20-07-2017 - Customs Union: EU customs seized over 41 million fake goods at EU borders last year 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2017 Customs Union: EU customs seized over 41 million fake goods at EU borders last year New figures released by the European Commission today show that customs authorities detained more than 41 million fake and counterfeit products at the EU's external border...