IP/17/2082  20-07-2017 - Customs Union: EU customs seized over 41 million fake goods at EU borders last year 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2017 Customs Union: EU customs seized over 41 million fake goods at EU borders last year New figures released by the European Commission today show that customs authorities detained more than 41 million fake and counterfeit products at the EU's external border...
IP/17/1932  13-07-2017 - Security Union: Cracking down on the illegal import of cultural goods used to finance terrorism 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 July 2017 Security Union: Cracking down on the illegal import of cultural goods used to finance terrorism The European Commission has today put forward new rules to clamp down on the illegal import and trafficking of cultural goods from outside the EU, often...
MEMO/17/1954  13-07-2017 - Questions and Answers on the illegal import of cultural goods used to finance terrorism 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 13 July 2017 Questions and Answers on the illegal import of cultural goods used to finance terrorism Why is the Commission proposing new rules on the import of cultural goods? In recent years, a string of crimes against world cultural heritage have been perpetrated...
SPEECH/17/2026  13-07-2017 - Opening remarks by Commissioner Moscovici on the Commission's proposal on the illegal import and trafficking of cultural goods 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 13 July 2017 Bonjour à tous. The issue is certainly fascinating. Je voudrais vous parler aujourd'hui d'art et de terrorisme. L'articulation peut paraître un peu surprenante mais, il faut avoir en tête une réalité, c'est que les terroristes sont bel et...
SPEECH/17/1828  28-06-2017 - Speech by Commissioner Pierre Moscovici at the Commission's Tax Fairness Conference 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Brussels, 28 June 2017 Ladies and Gentlemen, Let me first take a moment to sincerely thank DG TAXUD for their stellar job on this conference, which I am delighted and honoured to conclude.
IP/17/1663  21-06-2017 - Commission forges ahead on new transparency rules for tax planning intermediaries 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 21 June 2017 The European Commission has today proposed tough new transparency rules for intermediaries - such as tax advisors, accountants, banks and lawyers - who design and promote tax planning schemes for their clients.
MEMO/17/1677  21-06-2017 - Questions and Answers on new tax transparency rules for intermediaries 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 21 June 2017 Questions and Answers on new tax transparency rules for intermediaries Why has the Commission proposed new transparency requirements for intermediaries? Today's proposal forms part of the Juncker Commission's ambitious agenda to tackle tax abuse and ensure fairer taxation in the EU.
SPEECH/17/1753  21-06-2017 - Speech by Commissioner Pierre Moscovici at the press conference on the Commission's proposal on tax intermediaries 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Brussels, 21 June 2017 Mesdames et Messieurs, Il y a un peu plus d'un an, les "Panama Papers" révélaient au grand jour un vaste réseau de fraude d'évasion fiscale.
IP/17/1556  07-06-2017 - European Commission approves resolution of Banco Popular Español, S.A. 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 7 June 2017 The European Commission has approved, under EU bank recovery and resolution rules, the resolution scheme of Banco Popular Español, S.A. based on a proposed resolution scheme by the Single Resolution Board (SRB). The resolution of Banco Popular Español, S.A.
IP/17/1433  29-05-2017 - Commission welcomes adoption of new rules to block tax avoidance 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 29 May 2017 The European Commission has welcomed the formal adoption today of new EU rules to prevent tax avoidance via non-EU countries. The agreed rules will stop companies from escaping tax by exploiting the mismatches between Member States' and non-EU countries' tax systems...