AGENDA/16/2367  30-06-2016 - Friday 22 July: The Commission adopts its monthly infringements package 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Friday 22 July 2016, the European Commission will adopt its monthly infringements package. These decisions seek to enforce EU law across Europe so that citizens and businesses can benefit fully from the internal market.
AGENDA/16/2185  13-06-2016 - Thursday 30 June-Friday 1 July: the College travels to Bratislava to meet with the Slovak Presidency of the Council of the EU 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On 30 June and 1 July, the College of Commissioners is travelling to Bratislava for its traditional visit to the incoming Presidency of the Council of the European Union, which in the second semester of 2016 will be held by the Slovak Republic.
IP/16/2370  30-06-2016 - Facility for Refugees in Turkey: Commission proposes additional €1.4 billion in support 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 June 2016 The European Commission has today proposed to mobilise an additional €1.4 billion in support for refugees in Turkey, with a view of raising the total amount allocated under the Facility for Refugees in Turkey to €2 billion by the end of...
IP/16/2364  30-06-2016 - Commission welcomes deal to improve rules for occupational pensions 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 30 June 2016 The EU has today agreed new rules for work pension funds to improve the way they are governed and enhance the clarity of information provided to pension savers. The European Parliament, the Council and the Commission have agreed on a proposal...
IP/16/2363  30-06-2016 - State aid: Commission endorses Italy's ultra-broadband plan for 2016-2022 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 June 2016 The European Commission has found Italy's high-speed broadband plan, with a budget of about €4 billion, to be in line with EU state aid rules. The scheme will bring fast internet access to areas where it is currently not available, without...
IP/16/2362  30-06-2016 - Commission brings together non-confessional organisations to discuss "Migration, integration and European values: putting values into action" 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 30 June 2016 Today, European Commission First Vice-President Frans Timmermans hosted a high-level meeting with ten representatives from philosophical and non-confessional organisations from across Europe to discuss "Migration, integration and European values: putting values into action" Today, European Commission First Vice-President Frans Timmermans hosted...
IP/16/2361  30-06-2016 - Antitrust: Commission opens formal investigation into AB InBev's practices on Belgian beer market 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 June 2016 The European Commission has opened an investigation, on its own initiative, to assess whether Anheuser-Busch InBev SA (AB InBev) has abused its dominant position on the Belgian beer market by hindering imports of its beer from neighbouring countries, in breach of...
IP/16/2351  30-06-2016 - Commission proposes new rules to better protect children in cross-border family proceedings 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 30 June 2016 Today, the European Commission is proposing improvements to the EU rules that protect children in the context of cross-border parental responsibility disputes related to custody, access rights and child abduction.
IP/16/2347  30-06-2016 - Draft EU Budget 2017: Commission proposes a budget focused on priorities - growth, jobs and a solid response to the refugee crisis 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 June 2016 Draft EU Budget 2017: Commission proposes a budget focused on priorities - growth, jobs and a solid response to the refugee crisis The Commission has today proposed the 2017 draft EU Budget of €134.9 billion in payments focusing on the two...
IP/16/2345  30-06-2016 - Boosting SMEs in the cultural and creative sectors: European Commission and EIF launch a new guarantee scheme 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 June 2016 The European Commission and the European Investment Fund (EIF) today launched a €121 million guarantee initiative to support SMEs in the cultural and creative sectors via financial institutions.