IP/15/3820  28-01-2015 - EU Investment Offensive: Commission Vice-President Katainen takes investment roadshow to Germany 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release 28 January 2015 Next stop Germany: The roadshow to promote the Investment Plan for Europe takes European Commission Vice-President Jyrki Katainen, responsible for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness, to Berlin and Frankfurt.
IP/15/3742  27-01-2015 - Georgia: EU disburses €13 million grant in Macro-Financial Assistance 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 January 2015 The European Commission, on behalf of the EU, disbursed €13 million in grants to Georgia. This represents the grant part of the first tranche of the EU's €46 million Macro-Financial Assistance programme (MFA) for Georgia approved in August 2013.
IP/15/3682  26-01-2015 - Investment Plan for Europe: new SME Initiative to unlock more than €3.2 billion of cheaper credit for Spanish companies 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 January 2015 The European Commission welcomed today the signing of the SME Initiative with Spain, a ground-breaking agreement to unlock more than €3.2 billion of additional lending for companies with fewer than 250 employees (SMEs).
SPEECH/15/3722  26-01-2015 - Commissioner Moscovici remarks at Eurogroup press conference 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 26 January 2015 Jeroen vient de présenter de manière parfaite nos discussions sur l'agenda de ce soir, la Commission Européenne a en effet expliqué comment elle allait travailler d’ici début mars sur la situation d'un certain nombre de pays qui n’avaient...
IP/15/3484  19-01-2015 - EU Investment Offensive: Commission and EIB launch new advisory service on financial instruments 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 19 January 2015 On 19 January, the European Commission, in partnership with the European Investment Bank (EIB), is launching fi-compass, a new advisory service on financial instruments for the European Structural and Investment Funds.
SPEECH/15/3480  19-01-2015 - Vice-President Katainen's speech at the launch of FI-Compass 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 19 January 2015 Dear Organisers, dear Participants, I am very pleased to be here with Commissioner Cretu and Vice-President Molterer to launch Fi-Compass. Since we launched our investment plan, much of the attention has been on the additional risk financing provided...
MEMO/15/3401  21-01-2015 - A successful euro changeover in Lithuania 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet 16 January 2015 Lithuania's changeover from the litas to the euro has been smooth and successful. As of today, it is no longer possible to make payments in Lithuanian litas, the 15 days dual circulation period having ended on 15 January.
IP/15/3340  15-01-2015 - EU Investment Offensive: Vice-President Katainen takes investment roadshow to Italy 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Rome, 15 January 2015 European Commission Vice President Jyrki Katainen, responsible for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness, will undertake a 2-day visit to Italy (Rome 15th and Milan 16th January), as part of a 28-country roadshow to promote the EU Investment Plan, worth more than...
IP/15/3222  13-01-2015 - Delivery of €315 billion Investment Plan on track: Commission presents law for the European Fund for Strategic Investments 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 13 January 2015 Just 50 days after announcing its ambitious Investment Plan for Europe to boost jobs and growth, the European Commission today adopted the legislative proposal for the European Fund for Strategic Investments, which will be established in close partnership with the European...
IP/15/3220  13-01-2015 - Stability and Growth Pact: Commission issues guidance to encourage structural reforms and investment 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 13 January 2015 The European Commission has presented today detailed new guidance on how it will apply the existing rules of the Stability and Growth Pact to strengthen the link between structural reforms, investment and fiscal responsibility in support of jobs and growth.