AGENDA/16/2642  26-07-2016 - Wednesday 14 September: President Juncker delivers his State of the Union address at the European Parliament 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Wednesday 14 September, the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, will deliver his State of the Union address at the European Parliament. The speech will be followed by a plenary debate.
AGENDA/16/2641  26-07-2016 - 4-5 September: The EU at the G20 summit in Hangzhou, China 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, and the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, will represent the European Union at the G20 summit in Hangzhou (China), from Sunday 4 to Monday 5 September 2016.
IP/16/2866  23-08-2016 - State aid: Commission approves hydropower and biogas support schemes in Czech Republic 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 August 2016 The European Commission has found that two Czech schemes to support electricity and heat production from hydropower and biogas are in line with EU state aid rules.
MEX/16/2869  23-08-2016 - Daily News 23 / 08 / 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 23 / 08 / 2016 Brussels, 23 August 2016 EU requests World Trade Organisation panel over Colombia's discrimination against imported spirits The EU today requested the establishment of a World Trade Organisation (WTO) panel to rule on a dispute concerning Colombia's discriminatory treatment...
IP/16/2846  22-08-2016 - EU requests WTO panel over Colombia's discrimination against imported spirits 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 August 2016 The EU today requested the establishment of a WTO panel to rule on a dispute concerning Colombia's discriminatory treatment of imported spirits. The EU and Colombia held consultations earlier in the year (8-9 March 2016), however consultations failed to reach a...
MEX/16/2862  22-08-2016 - Daily News 22 / 08 / 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 22 / 08 / 2016 Brussels, 22 August 2016 Joint statement by First Vice-President Timmermans, Commissioner Jourová and Commissioner Navracsics ahead of the Europe-Wide Day of Remembrance for the victims of all totalitarian and authoritarian regimes "On 23 August 1939, Nazi Germany and...
STATEMENT/16/2844  22-08-2016 - Statement by First Vice-President Timmermans, Commissioner Jourová and Commissioner Navracsics ahead of the Europe-Wide Day of Remembrance for the victims of all totalitarian and authoritarian regimes 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 22 August 2016 On 23 August 1939, Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union signed the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact. It marked the beginning of one of the darkest periods in the recent history of our continent, bringing with it the deportation, torture and murder of...
STATEMENT/16/2861  21-08-2016 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn on the attack in Gaziantep, Turkey 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 21 August 2016 Last night an explosion hit women, men, children celebrating a wedding party in the city of Gaziantep. More than fifty lives have been lost and many are injured.
IP/16/2805  19-08-2016 - EU wins a WTO dispute on Russian pork ban 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 August 2016 A World Trade Organisation (WTO) panel today declared illegal the Russian import ban on live pigs, fresh pork and other pig products from the EU in the light of international trade rules.
MEMO/16/2802  19-08-2016 - World Humanitarian Day: EU humanitarian action 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 19 August 2016 World Humanitarian Day: EU humanitarian action Every year on August 19, the European Union adds its voice to those who honour the invaluable contribution of humanitarian workers who risk their lives every day to save the lives of others.