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...
AGENDA/16/1712  11-05-2016 - Thursday 26 May: The Commission adopts its monthly infringements package 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Thursday 26 May 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.
IP/16/1913  26-05-2016 - EU increases humanitarian support to Ecuador by €4 million following deadly earthquake 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 The EU has today released € 4 million in humanitarian aid to the most vulnerable victims of the earthquake which struck Ecuador on 16th April 2016. The funding comes on top of an initial € 1 million released only 36 hours...
IP/16/1908  26-05-2016 - Facility for Refugees in Turkey: €47 million to strengthen migration management and to support education of Syrian refugees 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 The Commission delivers on its commitment to speed up the implementation of the Facility announcing €20 million to increase the capacity of the Turkish Coast Guard and €27 million to facilitate refugees' access to education.
IP/16/1904  26-05-2016 - State aid: Commission endorses UK National Broadband Scheme for 2016-2020 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 The European Commission has found that the UK National Broadband Scheme for 2016-2020 complies with EU state aid rules. The scheme aims to connect as many homes and businesses as possible throughout the UK to high speed broadband.
IP/16/1846  26-05-2016 - Finland adopts the SME initiative: easier access to funding for start-ups and small businesses 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 Today the European Commission adopted the SME initiative programme in Finland, worth €40 million, with €20 million from the European Regional Development Fund and €20 million from the national budget.
IP/16/1827  26-05-2016 - Financial services: Commission requests BULGARIA, HUNGARY, LATVIA, LITHUANIA and SLOVAKIA to comply with EU rules on the acquisition of agricultural land 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 The European Commission has formally requested Bulgaria, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania and Slovakia to amend legislation on the acquisition of agricultural land on the grounds that it violates the free movement of capital and freedom of establishment.
IP/16/1826  26-05-2016 - Financial services: Commission refers POLAND to the Court of Justice of the EU for failing to implement EU rules on Deposit Guarantee Schemes 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 The European Commission has decided to refer Poland to the Court of Justice of the European Union for failing to correctly implement the Deposit Guarantee Schemes Directive (DGSD, Directive 2014/49/EU).