STATEMENT/17/2111  21-07-2017 - Statement by Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on the earthquake in the Aegean Sea 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 21 July 2017 An earthquake has struck the Greek and Turkish coasts in the early hours of this morning, with initial reports of casualties and damages including on the island of Kos.  I convey the EU's solidarity with the people affected and my deep...
STATEMENT/17/2110  21-07-2017 - Statement by Commissioner Vestager on changes made by Cyprus to national legislation on tax treatment of financing companies 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 21 July 2017 Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy, said: "I welcome that the Cypriot authorities have introduced changes to their national legislation to make it more stringent as regards the tax treatment of financing companies.
CLDR/17/2087  20-07-2017 - CALENDRIER du 24 juillet au 30 juillet 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 20 July 2017 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites   Lundi 24 juillet 2017 Economic and Financial Affairs Council 24-25/07 Informal meeting of competitiveness ministers   Ms Federica Mogherini receives Mr Sameh Hassan Shoukry, Minister for Foreign Affairs of...
IP/17/2086  20-07-2017 - EU steps up humanitarian assistance in Libya 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2017 The European Commission has announced additional emergency assistance of €10 million to respond to increasing humanitarian needs in Libya. The European Commission has today announced an additional €10 million in humanitarian aid for those most in need in Libya as violence...
IP/17/2085  20-07-2017 - Commission launches public consultation on Health and Care in the Digital Single Market 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 20 July 2017 Today the European Commission launches a public consultation on how Europe should promote digital innovation in health and care, for the benefits of citizens and health systems in Europe.
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/17/2072  20-07-2017 - EU reinforces its strong partnership with Colombia, focussing on rural reforms 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 20 July 2017 Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, reaffirms the EU's strong and long-standing partnership with Colombia during an official visit to Colombia tomorrow, where he will meet with President Juan Manuel Santos.
MEX/17/2107  20-07-2017 - Daily News 20 / 07 / 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 20 / 07 / 2017 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...
SPEECH/17/2108  20-07-2017 - Speaking points by Michel Barnier at the press conference following the second round of Article 50 negotiations with the United Kingdom 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 20 July 2017 Good afternoon to all of you, Thank for your patience which is a critical virtue for any negotiation. Ladies and gentlemen, David and I and our teams have just finished a few minutes ago the second round of...
STAT/17/2102  20-07-2017 - First quarter of 2017-Seasonally adjusted government deficit down to 0.9% of GDP in the euro area-Down to 1.0% of GDP in the EU28 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 20 July 2017 In the first quarter of 2017, the seasonally adjusted general government deficit to GDP ratio stood at 0.9% in the euro area (EA19), a decrease compared with 1.1% in the fourth quarter of 2016.