MEMO/15/6204  02-12-2015 - Circular Economy Package: Questions & Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 2 December 2015 Today the Commission adopted an ambitious new Circular Economy Package to stimulate Europe's transition towards a circular economy which will boost global competitiveness, foster sustainable economic growth and generate new jobs.
IP/15/6110  18-11-2015 - European Commission strengthens control of firearms across the EU 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 18 November 2015 The European Commission today adopted a package of measures to make it more difficult to acquire firearms in the European Union. The European Commission today adopted a package of measures to make it more difficult to acquire firearms in the European...
MEMO/15/6111  18-11-2015 - Commission Proposals to strengthen control of firearms: Questions & Answers 
European Commission - European - Fact Sheet Commission Brussels, 18 November 2015 What is the extent of the problem? The use of firearms by criminal and terrorist organisations poses a great security threat to our citizens, as we have witnessed on several occasions this year.
IP/15/5913  29-10-2015 - New guidelines for a better use of EU money: Commission helping Member States with public procurement issues 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 October 2015 Today the Commission is publishing guidelines to help Member States with public procurement issues. Today the Commission is publishing guidelines to help public officials across the EU identify and avoid the most frequent errors in public procurement of projects co-financed by...
IP/15/5945  28-10-2015 - Commission welcomes Member States' agreement on robust testing of air pollution emissions by cars 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 28 October 2015 Today Member States meeting in the Technical Committee of Motor Vehicles have voted by a large majority on the second package of implementing measures to introduce real driving emissions tests for air pollutant emissions by diesel cars.
IP/15/5763  06-10-2015 - College holds orientation debate on the economic and social dimension of the Single Market 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 6 October 2015 The Single Market is one of Europe’s major achievements and its best asset in times of increasing globalisation. It is an engine for building a stronger and fairer EU economy.
MEMO/15/5705  25-09-2015 - FAQ - Air pollutant emissions standards 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 25 September 2015 How are pollutant emissions regulated at EU level? Directive 2007/46/EC provides a common legal framework for the type approval of cars, vans trucks, buses and coaches.
STATEMENT/15/5713  25-09-2015 - European Commission statement on air pollutant car emissions 
European Commission - - Statement European Commission Brussels, 24 September 2015 European Commission calls for full disclosure, zero tolerance and strict compliance with EU rules on pollutant emissions In the wake of revelations that car manufacturer Volkswagen used a "defeat device" software to circumvent emissions standards for certain air pollutants, the  Commission calls on national authorities to look...
IP/15/5235  23-06-2015 - Second Copernicus satellite reinforces services for citizens and businesses 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 June 2015 Europe's Earth observation programme "Copernicus" is making further headway in tackling environmental disasters, improving land use for agriculture and forestry and responding to emergency situations.
IP/15/5003  19-05-2015 - Transport: Commission launches infringement case on the application of the German Minimum Wage law to the transport sector 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 19 May 2015 The European Commission decided today to launch an infringement procedure against Germany, concerning the application of the Minimum Wage Act to the transport sector.