STATEMENT/18/3429  19-04-2018 - Statement By First Vice-President Timmermans, Vice-President Dombrovskis and Commissioner Jourovà on the adoption by the European Parliament of the 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Anti-Money Laundering Directive Brussels, 19 April 2018 " We welcome the adoption by the European Parliament of the 5th . These new rules will bring more transparency to improve the fight against money laundering and terrorist financing across the European Union.
IP/18/3343  17-04-2018 - Security Union: Commission facilitates access to electronic evidence 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 April 2018 The Commission is proposing new rules to make it easier and faster for police and judicial authorities to obtain the electronic evidence, such as e-mails or documents located on the cloud, they need to investigate, prosecute and convict criminals and terrorists.
MEMO/18/3345  17-04-2018 - Frequently Asked Questions: New EU rules to obtain electronic evidence 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 17 April 2018 The Commission is proposing new rules to make it easier and faster for police and judicial authorities to obtain the electronic evidence, such as e-mails or documents located on the cloud, they need to investigate, prosecute and convict criminals and terrorists.
IP/18/3041  11-04-2018 - A New Deal for Consumers: Commission strengthens EU consumer rights and enforcement 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 April 2018 Today, the European Commission is proposing a New Deal for Consumers to ensure that all European consumers fully benefit from their rights under Union law. While the EU already has some of the strongest rules on consumer protection in the world,...
MEMO/18/2821  11-04-2018 - New Deal for Consumers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 11 April 2018 Questions & Answers IP/18/3041 What is the New Deal for Consumers? The EU currently has some of the strongest consumer protection rules in the world. Consumers can, for example, return products bought online within 14 days or have products repaired or...
STATEMENT/18/2868  06-04-2018 - International Roma Day: Statement by First Vice-President Frans Timmermans and Commissioners Marianne Thyssen, Vĕra Jourová, Corina Creţu and Johannes Hahn 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 6 April 2018 Ahead of International Roma Day, taking place every year on 8 April, First Vice-President Frans Timmermans and Commissioners Marianne Thyssen, Vĕra Jourová, Corina Creţu and Johannes Hahn stated: "Respect for fundamental rights, including equal treatment, is one of the cornerstones of the...
AGENDA/18/1748  09-03-2018 - 13 March: Launch of the Knowledge Centre for Food Fraud and Quality 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On 13 March, the European Commission will launch a Knowledge Centre for Food Fraud and Quality to respond to consumer concerns about the quality and authenticity of the food we eat.
IP/18/1721  12-03-2018 - Protecting European consumers: toys and cars top the list of dangerous products detected 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 March 2018 Today, the European Commission releases its 2017 report on the Rapid Alert System for dangerous products. The report shows that in 2017, the Rapid Alert System was increasingly used by national authorities with more than 2,000 alerts on dangerous products circulated...
MEMO/18/1722  12-03-2018 - Questions and Answers on the Rapid Alert System for dangerous products 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 12 March 2018 Today, the European Commission presented its latest report on the Rapid Alert System for dangerous products. What is the Rapid Alert System for non-food dangerous products? The European Rapid Alert System for non-food dangerous products is a building block of the...
IP/18/1507  08-03-2018 - International Women's Day 2018: Women's empowerment matters for the future of Europe. 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 8 March 2018 The Commission is marking International Women's Day with the release of its 2018 report on equality between men and women, as well as a presentation of a report on women in tech. We are not there yet.