IP/16/1846  26-05-2016 - Finland adopts the SME initiative: easier access to funding for start-ups and small businesses 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 May 2016 Today the European Commission adopted the SME initiative programme in Finland, worth €40 million, with €20 million from the European Regional Development Fund and €20 million from the national budget.
IP/16/842  17-03-2016 - 330 kilometres of new express roads in Poland to overcome bottlenecks in trans-European infrastructure 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 March 2016 Today's approval of ten TEN-T Major Projects from the 2014-2020 financing period means new opportunities for jobs and growth Today the European Commission has approved ten major projects worth €3.3 billion for the construction of approximately 330km of new express roads...
IP/16/329  22-02-2016 - Investment Plan for Europe: new guidelines on combining European Structural and Investment Funds with the EFSI 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 February 2016 The Commission, in partnership with the European Investment Bank (EIB), explains how to best combine the funds. The Juncker Commission’s top priority is to get Europe growing again and to increase the number of jobs without creating new debt.
MEMO/16/313  22-02-2016 - Combining European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds and the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) – Frequently Asked Questions 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 22 February 2016 Questions and answers on combining European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds with the Investment Plan's European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) following publication of guidelines The European Structural and Investment Funds (ESI Funds) are important contributors to the EU goals of...
IP/16/45  14-01-2016 - The Commission announces the continuation of the Northern Ireland Task Force 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 January 2016 Today the Commission announced the continuation of the Northern Ireland Task Force, in order to help the region participate more actively in the EU policy process.
IP/15/6333  16-12-2015 - Bringing candidate countries closer to the EU with cross-border cooperation: Commission adopts a programme for Italy, Albania and Montenegro 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 December 2015 Yesterday the European Commission adopted the new cross-border cooperation programme for Italy, Montenegro and Albania, worth nearly €93 million. Yesterday the European Commission adopted the new cross-border cooperation programme for Italy, Montenegro and Albania, worth nearly €93 million, with almost €79...
IP/15/6295  14-12-2015 - Maximising the contribution of the European Structural and Investment Funds to the Commission's priorities 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 December 2015 Today, the Commission adopted a Communication on the contribution of the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESI Funds) to the EU's growth strategy, the Investment Plan and the Commission's priorities over the next decade.
MEMO/15/6296  14-12-2015 - Q&A on the Communication "Investing in jobs and growth – Maximising the contribution of the European Structural and Investment Funds" 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 14 December 2015 The new Regulation governing the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESI Funds) for 2014-2020 introduced several key reforms, ensuring a more strategic and complementary use of the Funds in order to exploit their full potential in reaching the EU goals of...
IP/15/6294  11-12-2015 - The EU continues to support the economic development of the Turkish Cypriot community 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 December 2015 Today the European Commission approved the new financial assistance programme for the Turkish Cypriot community, worth €32 million from the EU budget. This is the continuation of the successful Aid Programme promoting the economic development of the Turkish Cypriot community, improving...
IP/15/6237  03-12-2015 - Regional Policy: with all 2014-2020 programmes now adopted, the focus is on implementation 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 3 December 2015 The Commission adopted a new Regional Policy programme for the Italian region of Campania, worth over €4 billion, with more than €3 billion coming from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).