IP/14/872  22-07-2014 - Southern African region and the EU complete negotiations for an Economic Partnership Agreement 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 In a move welcomed by European Commissioner for Trade, Karel De Gucht, and by European Commissioner for Agriculture, Dacian Cioloş, the chief negotiators of the European Union and the Southern African Development Community (SADC) EPA Group (Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa...
IP/14/860  22-07-2014 - EU welcomes a new WTO fund to support developing countries' customs reforms 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 July 2014 The EU welcomes today's announcement by the WTO that it will set up a fund to help Developing Countries and Least Developed Countries implement the Trade Facilitation Agreement.
SPEECH/14/563  22-07-2014 - First general discussion on EU trade policy with the new Committee on International Trade (INTA) 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Karel De Gucht European Commissioner for Trade European Parliament Brussels, 22 July 2014 Mr Chairman, Honourable Members, Thank you for inviting me to the first full meeting of this Committee.
STATEMENT/14/236  22-07-2014 - Opening remarks by Commissioner Füle at the plenary session of the Foreign Affairs Council on Eastern Partnership 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 22 July 2014 Commissioner Füle participated today in the plenary session of the Foreign Affairs Council on Eastern Partnership and this is what he said in the beginning:  'Events in Ukraine since Vilnius have tested our determination and commitment.
IP/14/853  21-07-2014 - EU Commissioner announces significant new funding for Peru during visit 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 21 July, 2014 The EU's development contribution to Peru for the period 2014-2017 (€66 million), as well as new funding to support the fight against illegal drugs (€32 million), will be announced today by EU's Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, during a visit to the...
MEMO/14/493  18-07-2014 - EU cooperation with Latin America 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 21 July 2014 Regional Cooperation with Latin America The EU has over 18 years of experience of regional cooperation in Latin America. Between 2007- 2013 the EU provided €556 million for regional funds, spent in the areas of social cohesion, water management, socio-economic development, higher education...
IP/14/852  18-07-2014 - The EU and Fiji implement the Pacific interim Economic Partnership Agreement 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 18 July 2014 The Government of Fiji notified the European Union yesterday of its decision to apply the interim Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the European Union. The interim Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between the EU and Fiji is therefore ready for implementation.
SPEECH/14/562  18-07-2014 - Association Agreement: investment by today's Georgians in tomorrow 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Štefan Füle European Commissioner for Enlargement and Neighbourhood Policy Ratification of the European Union-Georgia Association Agreement Kutaisi, 18 July 2014 Mr Speaker, Mr Prime Minister, honourable Members, excellencies, ladies and gentlemen, I am honoured and privileged to address you today as you deliberate this momentous...
STATEMENT/14/235  18-07-2014 - Statement by President Barroso following the meeting withBrazil's President Dilma Rousseff 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 18 July 2014 Statement Today President Barroso met the President of Brazil Dilma Rousseff, in Alvorada Palace in Brasilia. At the end of the meeting, President Barroso stated that "the European Union (EU) and Brazil are building, since 2007, a solid strategic partnership based on an intense...
STATEMENT/14/232  18-07-2014 - Vice-President Kallas convenes EU aviation crisis cell to ensure full coordination 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 18 July 2014 Vice-President Kallas has made the following statement today: "I would like to say again that we are all deeply shocked by the crash of the Malaysian Airlines plane in Ukraine, with the tragic loss of so many lives.