AGENDA/16/1753  12-05-2016 - 10th edition of the European Development Days 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The tenth edition of the European Development Days will take place in Brussels on 15-16 June.   The background: The European Development Days is Europe’s leading forum on international cooperation and development.
AGENDA/16/1848  20-05-2016 - 30 May–3 June: Green Week 2016 - Investing for a greener future 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The Commission will host Green Week, the biggest annual occasion to discuss European environment policy, taking place from Monday, 30 May to Friday, 3 June 2016. This year's theme is on "Investing for a greener future": how investment should integrate economic opportunity with...
AGENDA/16/803  16-03-2016 - 26-27 May: The EU at the G7 summit in Japan 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: The 42nd edition of the G7 will take place from 26 to 27 May in Ise-Shima, in the Mie Prefecture (Japan), under Japanese presidency. The European Union, who is a full member of the G7 (and the G20), will be jointly represented by...
AGENDA/16/1712  11-05-2016 - Thursday 26 May: The Commission adopts its monthly infringements package 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Thursday 26 May 2016, 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.
IP/16/1901  24-05-2016 - Investment Plan for Europe: GBP 525m European backing for Beatrice windfarm off Scottish coast in the UK 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 May 2016 This project is the single largest investment in an offshore wind farm by the European Investment Bank (EIB). The investment is supported by new European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the heart of the Investment Plan for Europe.
IP/16/1900  24-05-2016 - Mergers: Commission approves AB InBev's acquisition of SABMiller, subject to conditions 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 24 May 2016 The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of SABMiller, the world's second largest brewer, by AB InBev, the world's largest brewer.
IP/16/1832  24-05-2016 - Commission awards exemplary projects protecting nature across Europe 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 24 May 2016 Commissioner Vella announced the winners of the 2016 Natura 2000 Awards. The six winners include projects from Bulgaria, Latvia, Spain, the United Kingdom and cross-border projects from Belgium, France, Greece, Bulgaria, Hungary, Finland and Norway.
MEX/16/1899  24-05-2016 - Daily News 24 / 05 / 2016 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 24 / 05 / 2016 Brussels, 24 May 2016 Commission awards €25 million in emergency funding to the European Asylum Support Office for capacity building in Greece The European Commission has awarded €25 million in emergency funding to the European Asylum Support Office (EASO) to enhance...
STAT/16/1891  24-05-2016 - Avoidable deaths in 2013-One death out of three in the EU could have been avoided in the light of current medical knowledge and technology-Heart diseases main category 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 24 May 2016 In the European Union (EU), 1.7 million persons aged less than 75 died in 2013. Among them, around 577 500 deaths (or 33.7% of total deaths) could be considered as premature, as they could have been avoided in the light of medical...
STATEMENT/16/1897  24-05-2016 - Joint Statement by Commissioner Avramopoulos and Canadian Minister for Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship John McCallum following their meeting in Toronto on 23 May 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 May 2016 European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs, and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos and Canadian Minister for Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship John McCallum met yesterday in Toronto, Canada to discuss matters of common interest.