IP/16/2461  12-07-2016 - European Commission launches EU-U.S. Privacy Shield: stronger protection for transatlantic data flows 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 12 July 2016 Today the European Commission adopted the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield. This new framework protects the fundamental rights of anyone in the EU whose personal data is transferred to the United States as well as bringing legal clarity for businesses relying on transatlantic...
MEMO/16/2462  12-07-2016 - EU-U.S. Privacy Shield: Frequently Asked Questions 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 12 July 2016 Today the European Commission adopted the EU-US Privacy Shield. What is the EU-US Privacy Shield? After two and half years of negotiations, the European Commission and the U.S.
SPEECH/16/2500  12-07-2016 - Commissioner Jourová's remarks at the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield press point 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 12 July 2016 Ladies and Gentlemen, I am very pleased to announce that this morning the European Commission has adopted the decision on the EU-US Privacy Shield, the new data protection framework for transatlantic transfers of personal data.
STATEMENT/16/2443  08-07-2016 - Statement by Vice-President Ansip and Commissioner Jourová on the occasion of the adoption by Member States of the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 8 July 2016 "Today Member States have given their strong support to the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield, the renewed safe framework for transatlantic data flows. This paves the way for the formal adoption of the legal texts and for getting the EU-U.S.
IP/16/2380  05-07-2016 - Commission strengthens transparency rules to tackle terrorism financing, tax avoidance and money laundering 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Strasbourg, 5 July 2016 The Commission has today adopted a proposal to further reinforce EU rules on anti-money laundering to counter terrorist financing and increase transparency about who really owns companies and trusts.
MEMO/16/2381  05-07-2016 - Questions and Answers: Anti-money Laundering Directive 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Strasbourg, 5 July 2016 The Commission has today adopted a proposal to further reinforce EU rules on anti-money laundering to counter terrorist financing and increase transparency about who really owns companies and trusts.
IP/16/2351  30-06-2016 - Commission proposes new rules to better protect children in cross-border family proceedings 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 30 June 2016 Today, the European Commission is proposing improvements to the EU rules that protect children in the context of cross-border parental responsibility disputes related to custody, access rights and child abduction.
MEMO/16/2359  30-06-2016 - The proposed new rules of the Brussels IIa Regulation: Questions & Answers 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 30 June 2016 Today, the European Commission is proposing improvements to the EU rules that protect children in the context of cross-border parental responsibility disputes related to custody, access rights and child abduction. 1.
IP/16/2296  28-06-2016 - Commission calls for renewed commitment to Roma integration 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 28 June 2016 Today, the Commission adopted its annual report on Roma integration. This year's assessment provides, for the first time, an overview of the measures put in place by Member States following the 2013 Council Recommendation on effective Roma integration measures, which required...
STATEMENT/16/2243  17-06-2016 - Joint Statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 19 June 2016 On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict,  Federica Mogherini, High Representative/ Vice-President, Johannes Hahn, Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for...