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/16/2654  27-07-2016 - State aid: Commission authorises French support for renewable tidal energy demonstration plant at Raz Blanchard 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 July 2016 The European Commission has found French plans to support a tidal energy plant to be in line with EU state aid rules. The measure will promote the production of electricity from renewable sources, in line with EU energy and climate goals,...
IP/16/2653  27-07-2016 - Commission registers 'Let'sFly2Europe' and 'People4Soil' European Citizens' Initiatives 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 27 July 2016 Commission registers 'Let'sFly2Europe' and 'People4Soil' European Citizens' Initiatives The European Commission has today taken the decision to register the 'LetsFly2Europe' and 'People4Soil' European Citizens' Initiatives.
IP/16/2652  27-07-2016 - President Juncker appoints Michel Barnier as Chief Negotiator in charge of the Preparation and Conduct of the Negotiations with the United Kingdom under Article 50 of the TEU 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 July 2016 Today, President Juncker appointed Michel Barnier as Chief Negotiator in charge of leading the Commission Taskforce for the Preparation and Conduct of the Negotiations with the United Kingdom under Article 50 of the TEU.
IP/16/2643  27-07-2016 - Rule of Law: Commission issues recommendation to Poland 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 July 2016 The European Commission has today adopted a Rule of Law Recommendation on the situation in Poland, setting out the Commission's concerns and recommending how these can be addressed.
IP/16/2625  27-07-2016 - Stability and Growth Pact: fiscal proposals for Spain and Portugal 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 July 2016 Following the Council decision, the Commission recommends to cancel fines and to set new fiscal paths for Spain and Portugal Following the Council decision of 12 July 2016 that Spain and Portugal did not take effective action to correct their excessive...
IP/16/2623  27-07-2016 - European Commission further strengthens senior management by appointing four Deputy Directors-General 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 27 July 2016 Today, the European Commission further strengthened its top management by appointing four Deputy Directors-General as of 1 September 2016. Today, the European Commission further strengthened its top management by appointing four Deputy Directors-General as of 1 September 2016: Ms Charlina Vitcheva...
MEMO/16/2644  27-07-2016 - Commission Recommendation regarding the Rule of Law in Poland: Questions & Answers 
European Commission - European - Fact Sheet Commission Brussels, 27 July 2016 The European Commission has today adopted a Rule of Law Recommendation on the situation in Poland, setting out the Commission's concerns and recommending how these can be addressed.
MEMO/16/2624  27-07-2016 - Stability and Growth Pact: fiscal proposals for Spain and Portugal 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 27 July 2016 Contents 1. What has the Commission adopted today in the context of the Excessive Deficit Procedure? 2. Why does the Commission need to recommend that the Council sets a new fiscal adjustment path for Spain and Portugal ? 3.