IP/14/1017  18-09-2014 - Fisheries: Commission cooperates with Portugal to enforce fisheries rules 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 18 September 2014 In its efforts to ensure that fisheries rules are respected across the EU, the European Commission has today adopted an action plan to help upgrade the Portuguese fisheries control system to European standards.
MEMO/14/532  18-09-2014 - Enforcing fisheries rules: Questions and answers on new Portuguese control action plan 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 18 September 2014 What does this action plan seek to achieve? Effective fisheries control is essential for the sustainability of European fisheries. This is best achieved if all fishermen in the EU play by the same rules.
IP/14/980  08-09-2014 - Russian trade ban: Commissioner Damanaki ready to support EU fisheries sector with financial help, quota flexibility 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 8 September 2014 In the light of Russia’s trade ban on certain fisheries products which hit the European fisheries sector this summer, European Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Maria Damanaki, has today reassured the Council and the European Parliament that the European Commission stands...
IP/14/959  03-09-2014 - Baltic Sea: Commission confirms sustainability of herring stocks and proposes increased fishing opportunities for 2015 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 3 September 2014 For the first time under the reformed Common Fisheries Policy, the European Commission today tabled its proposal on fishing opportunities for the main commercial fish stocks in the Baltic Sea for 2015.
IP/14/955  29-08-2014 - European Commission adopts ‘Partnership Agreement’ with Hungary on using EU Structural and Investment Funds for growth and jobs in 2014-2020 
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 August 2014 European Commission The European Commission has adopted a "Partnership Agreement" with Hungary setting down the strategy for the optimal use of European Structural and Investment Funds throughout the country.
STATEMENT/14/261  29-08-2014 - “The herring dispute between the EU and the Faroe Islands is over” 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Athens, 29 August 2014 Maria Damanaki, Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, stated after her meeting with Mr Verstergaard, Faroese Minister for Fisheries: "Ladies and Gentlemen, Thanks for being with us today. I very much welcome Minister Vestergaard here in Athens.
IP/14/947  26-08-2014 - European Commission adopts ‘Partnership Agreement’ with the Czech Republic on using EU Structural and Investment Funds for growth and jobs in 2014-2020 
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 August 2014 European Commission The European Commission has adopted a "Partnership Agreement" with the Czech Republic setting down the strategy for the optimal use of European Structural and Investment Funds throughout the country.
IP/14/931  18-08-2014 - Herring dispute: EU lifts measures against the Faroe Islands 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 18 August 2014 The Commission has today repealed the measures adopted against the Faroe Islands in August 2013 following their unsustainable fishery on Atlanto-Scandian herring. The measures imposed at the time will now be lifted as of 20th August 2014.
IP/14/919  11-08-2014 - Fight against overfishing: European Commission announces deductions from 2014 fishing quotas 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 11th August 2014 The ten Member States that declared having exceeded their fishing quotas in 2013 will face reduced fishing quotas for those stocks in 2014. The European Commission announces these deductions on a yearly basis to immediately address the damage done to the stocks...
IP/14/906  08-08-2014 - The European Commission adopts a "partnership agreement" with France on using EU Structural and Investment Funds for growth and jobs over the period 2014‑2020 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 8 August 2014 The European Commission has adopted a "partnership agreement" with France setting out the strategy for the optimal use of European Structural and Investment Funds in the country's regions and cities for 2014-2020.