AGENDA/16/224  03-02-2016 - Thursday 25 February: The Commission adopts its monthly infringements package 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Thursday 25 February 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/16/258  05-02-2016 - 15 February: EU to launch new European Medical Corps 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The European Union will launch the European Medical Corps to help mobilise medical and public health teams and equipment for emergencies inside and outside the EU. Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, will host the event.
MEX/16/262  08-02-2016 - Daily News 08 / 02 / 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 08 / 02 / 2016 Brussels, 8 February 2016 Investment Plan for Europe: €19 million for SMEs in Sweden The European Investment Fund (EIF) and Norrlandsfonden have signed a guarantee agreement to increase lending to innovative small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and small...
SPEECH/16/264  08-02-2016 - Speech by EU Climate Action and Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete at the Bruegel event "How will the Paris agreement impact EU climate and energy policies?" 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Brussels, 8 February 2016 Ladies and Gentlemen, I am pleased to be here with you today, speaking at this prestigious institution. Since its opening in 2005, Bruegel has not only become a world reference in economic policy circles; its reports...
STAT/16/261  08-02-2016 - 9 February: Safer Internet Day - 1 out of 4 internet users in the EU experienced security related problems in 2015 - Security concerns limited uptake of certain activities 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 8 February 2016 In the European Union (EU), the proportion of internet users having experienced certain common security issues over the internet – such as viruses affecting devices, abuse of personal information, financial losses or children accessing inappropriate websites – stood at 25% in 2015.
CLDR/16/252  05-02-2016 - CALENDRIER du 8 au 14 février 2015 
European Commission - European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 5 February 2016 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 8 février Ms Kristalina Georgieva in The Netherlands: takes part in the meeting with Chairpersons of the Conference of Parliamentary Committees for Union Affairs (COSAC) in The Hague; participates...
IP/16/253  05-02-2016 - European Commission adopts Opinion on Portugal's 2016 Draft Budgetary Plan 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 5 February 2016 Commission invites authorities to take necessary budgetary measures The European Commission considers that the Portuguese government's 2016 Draft Budgetary Plan is at risk of non-compliance with the provisions of the Stability and Growth Pact.
MEMO/16/254  05-02-2016 - Commission Opinion on the 2016 Draft Budgetary Plan 
European Commission - European - Fact Sheet Commission Brussels, 5 February 2016 Useful information on the opinion adopted today What has the European Commission decided regarding Portugal’s Draft Budgetary Plan (DBP) for 2016?                                                                      The European Commission has completed its assessment of the Draft Budgetary Plan (DBP) for Portugal, which was submitted on 22 January...
MEMO/16/249  05-02-2016 - Questions and Answers about Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 5 February 2016 Female genital mutilation consists of the (partial or complete) removal of the external female genitalia, and the infliction of other injuries to the female genitalia for no medical reasons. The EU contributes to eliminating FGM/C globally.
MEMO/16/222  03-02-2016 - EU support in response to the Syrian crisis 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 5 February 2016 The Syrian crisis has become the world's worst humanitarian disaster. The EU is the leading donor in the international response to the Syrian crisis, with over €5 billion from the EU and Member States collectively in humanitarian, development, economic and stabilisation...