AGENDA/17/3428  22-09-2017 - Wednesday, 4 October 2017: The Commission is planning to adopt its monthly infringements package 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Wednesday, 4 October 2017, the European Commission has scheduled toadopt 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/17/3307  18-09-2017 - State aid: Commission approves alternative to divestment commitment for Royal Bank of Scotland 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 18 September 2017 The European Commission has approved under EU State aid rules the alternative package proposed by the UK authorities to replace the commitment for Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) to divest Williams & Glyn.
IP/17/3083  04-09-2017 - State aid: Commission approves German rescue aid to Air Berlin 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 4 September 2017 The European Commission has endorsed under EU state aid rules Germany's plans to grant Air Berlin a temporary €150 million bridging loan. The measure will allow for the orderly wind-down of the insolvent airline Air Berlin without unduly distorting competition in...
IP/17/2882  25-08-2017 - Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Pelican Rouge by Selecta, subject to conditions 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 August 2017 The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of vending services provider Pelican Rouge of the Netherlands by Selecta of Switzerland.
IP/17/2881  25-08-2017 - State aid: Operator of Polish A2 motorway needs to repay around €210 million of undue compensation to Polish State 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 August 2017 The European Commission has concluded that AWSA, the operator of the Polish A2 motorway, was overcompensated for a change in Polish law on toll motorways. This was in breach of EU State aid rules.
IP/17/2762  22-08-2017 - Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 August 2017 The Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer under the EU Merger Regulation. The Commission has concerns that the merger may reduce competition in areas such as pesticides, seeds and traits.
IP/17/2502  11-08-2017 - State aid: Commission approves high speed internet solutions for rural areas in Germany 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 August 2017 The European Commission has endorsed under EU state aid rules three German virtual access products that will allow the use of so-called vectoring technology in state funded high speed broadband networks.
IP/17/2501  11-08-2017 - State aid: Commission approves €45 million Czech support scheme for refuelling and recharging stations for low emission vehicles 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 August 2017 The European Commission has found Czech plans to support the creation of a network of refuelling and recharging stations for low emission vehicles to be in line with EU state aid rules.
IP/17/2421  08-08-2017 - Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Banco Popular Español S.A. by Banco Santander 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 8 August 2017 The European Commission has approved, under the EU Merger Regulation, Banco Santander's proposed acquisition of Banco Popular Español, S.A. The Commission concluded that the transaction would not raise competition concerns in the European Economic Area.
IP/17/2221  31-07-2017 - State aid: Commission approves public support to Frankfurt-Hahn airport 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 31 July 2017 The European Commission has found public support by the Land of Rhineland-Palatinate to Frankfurt-Hahn airport in Germany to be in line with EU state aid rules. The support ensures the airport can continue to serve the area's transport needs until private...