STATEMENT/17/3709  05-10-2017 - Joint Statement by Commissioners Oettinger and Jourová on the European Parliament's consent to establishing the European Public Prosecutor's Office 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 5 October 2017 We welcome today's vote of the European Parliament, giving its green light to the creation of a European Public Prosecutor's Office. A vast majority of Members of the European Parliament decided to endorse this historic step.
IP/17/3663  04-10-2017 - European Commission steps up infringement against Hungary on NGO Law 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 4 October 2017 Today, the European Commission issued a reasoned opinion - the second step in the infringement procedure - to Hungary for its law on foreign-funded NGOs. The Commission's reasoned opinion on the Hungarian NGO Law follows the letter of formal notice sent...
IP/17/3403  26-09-2017 - Dual quality food products: Commission guides Member States to better tackle unfair practices 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 September 2017 Today the Commission issued a set of guidelines on the application of EU food and consumer laws to dual quality products, as announced by President Juncker in this year's State of the Union speech.
STATEMENT/17/3342  21-09-2017 - Joint Press Statement from US Secretary of Commerce Ross and Commissioner Jourová on the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Review 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 21 September 2017 This week, officials from across the United States Government, the European Commission, and EU data protection authorities gathered in Washington, DC to conduct the first annual review of the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework established in 2016.
IP/17/3186  12-09-2017 - Independence of the judiciary: European Commission takes second step in infringement procedure against Poland 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 12 September 2017 Today, the European Commission decided to send a Reasoned Opinion to Poland regarding the Polish law on the Ordinary Courts Organisation. The Commission has carried out a thorough analysis of the response of the Polish authorities to the Letter of Formal...
IP/17/3102  07-09-2017 - Consumer Authorities and the European Commission urge Volkswagen to finalise repairs of all cars affected by emissions scandal 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 7 September 2017 Today the EU consumer authorities and the European Commission sent a joint letter to the CEO of Volkswagen urging the group to swiftly repair all cars affected by the "dieselgate" scandal.
IP/17/2961  30-08-2017 - Roma inclusion: More effort needed to improve access to schooling and employment 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 August 2017 Today the Commission has published the results of an assessment that looks at how Member States are implementing their national Roma integration strategies. The assessment highlights how the situation of Roma has changed since 2011.
STATEMENT/17/2722  23-08-2017 - Statement by First Vice-President Timmermans and Commissioner Jourová on the Europe-Wide Day of Remembrance for the victims of all totalitarian and authoritarian regimes 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 23 August 2017 Today, 23 August, we mark the Europe-wide Day of Remembrance for the victims of all totalitarian and authoritarian regimes. We remember the victims of these regimes and we restate our rejection of the ideologies they were built on.
STATEMENT/17/2241  01-08-2017 - Statement by First Vice-President Timmermans and Commissioner Jourová on Roma Holocaust Memorial Day 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 1 August 2017 The European Commission honours on 2 August the Roma Holocaust Memorial Day, in memory of the thousands of Roma victims who lost their lives during the Second World War. We must not forget these unspeakable crimes against the Roma.
IP/17/2109  25-07-2017 - EU consumers show growing demand for cross-border online shopping, new survey reveals 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 July 2017 The 2017 edition of the Consumer Conditions Scoreboard shows that more and more EU consumers are shopping online and that their trust in e-commerce has increased, in particular in buying online from other EU countries.