AGENDA/17/94  18-01-2017 - Wednesday 15 February: The Commission adopts its monthly infringements package 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Wednesday 15 February 2017, 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/17/119  20-01-2017 - Thursday 26 January: Erasmus celebrates 30 years 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Thursday 26 January, the European Commission will issue its yearly report on Erasmus+, assessing its performances and its progress on reaching the target of 4 million people supported by the programme between 2014 and 2020.
IP/17/137  24-01-2017 - Antitrust: Commission seeks feedback on commitments offered by Amazon in e-book investigation 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 January 2017 The European Commission is inviting comments on commitments offered by Amazon to address competition concerns relating to parity clauses in contracts with publishers.
IP/17/118  24-01-2017 - 2017 EU Citizenship Report: Commission promotes rights, values and democracy 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 January 2017 Today, the European Commission publishes its third EU Citizenship Report taking stock of progress since 2014 and further presenting actions to ensure citizens can fully enjoy their rights when working, travelling, studying or participating in elections.
IP/17/112  24-01-2017 - Commission proposes EU Solidarity Fund assistance for Cyprus and Portugal 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 24 January 2017 Today the Commission has proposed aid worth over €11 million from the EU Solidarity Fund (EUSF) for the two countries. In 2016 Cyprus has been subject to severe drought which caused forest fires and scarcity of water for the population.
MEX/17/142  24-01-2017 - Daily News 24 / 01 / 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 24 / 01 / 2017 Brussels, 24 January 2017 2017 EU Citizenship Report: Commission promotes rights, values and democracy Today, the European Commission publishes its third EU Citizenship Report taking stock of progress since 2014 and further presenting actions to ensure citizens can...
STAT/17/138  24-01-2017 - Tourism in the EU - Number of tourism nights spent in the EU slightly up in 2016… … despite substantial falls in France and the United Kingdom 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 24 January 2017 In 2016, the number of nights spent in tourist accommodation establishments in the European Union (EU) is expected to have reached more than 2.8 billion, up by 2.0% compared with 2015.
STATEMENT/17/141  24-01-2017 - Commission defends national rules on employee participation rights before the Court of Justice of the EU 
European Commission - European - Statement Commission Brussels, 24 January 2017 This morning, an oral hearing took place at the Court of Justice of the European Union following a preliminary reference by a German court (Case C-566/15, Erzberger v. Tui).
IP/17/128  23-01-2017 - Earthquakes in Italy: Commission increases support to affected farming communities 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 January 2017 The European Commission is further mobilising the instruments at its disposal to provide relief to the farming communities affected by the recent earthquakes in Italy by allowing greater flexibility in the implementation of several measures with immediate financial effect.
IP/17/114  23-01-2017 - Commission prepares next steps towards European Pillar of Social Rights 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 23 January 2017 Today, the European Commission is taking a further step towards establishing a European Pillar of Social Rights with a high level conference in Brussels. Detailed proposals will follow shortly.The European Commission also announced it would co-host an EU Social Summit with...