STATEMENT/16/88  16-01-2016 - Statement by EU Health and Food Safety Commissioner Andriukaitis, Trade Commissioner Malmström and Agriculture Commissioner Hogan: Draft rule paves the way for EU exports of apples and pears to the US 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 16 January 2016 The Commission welcomes the publication by the USDA of the draft rule as a necessary step in the process to facilitate the export of apples and pears from the EU to the United States.
STATEMENT/16/78  18-01-2016 - Draft rule paves the way for EU exports of apples and pears to the US 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 15 January 2016 Statement by EU Health and Food Safety Commissioner Andriukaitis, Trade Commissioner Malmström and Agriculture Commissioner Hogan. "We welcome the publication by the USDA of the draft rule as a necessary step in the process to facilitate the export of apples and pears...
IP/15/6230  10-12-2015 - Public health: Commission refers POLAND to the Court of Justice of the EU for failing to fully transpose rules on quality and safety for human blood 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 10 December 2015 Poland in Court over safety standards for human blood. Today, the European Commission decided to refer Poland to the Court of Justice of the EU for not transposing certain provisions of EU legislation laying down the quality and safety standards for...
STATEMENT/15/6197  30-11-2015 - World AIDS Day 2015: Joint Statement by HR/VP Mogherini and Commissioners Andriukaitis, Mimica and Moedas 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 30 November 2015 World AIDS Day 2015 On the eve of World AIDS Day, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the Commission, Federica Mogherini, Commissioner for Health & Food Safety, Vytenis Andriukaitis, Commissioner for International Cooperation and...
IP/15/6170  25-11-2015 - Commissioners J. Hahn and V. Adriukaitis and EEAS Deputy Secretary General H. Schmid in Tbilisi for the sixth Informal Eastern Partnership Dialogue 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 November 2015 Johannes Hahn, Vytenis Andriukaitis, Helga Schmid, engaging in exchanges with their counterparts on 26th of November in Tbilisi Johannes Hahn, EU Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Vytenis Andriukaitis, EU Commissioner for Health and Food Safety and Helga Schmid,...
STATEMENT/15/6097  17-11-2015 - Statement of Commissioner Andriukaitis on the occasion of European Antibiotic Awareness Day 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 17 November 2015 Stepping up the fight against antimicrobial resistance. On the occasion of the 8th European Antibiotic Awareness Day, which takes place every year on 18 November, Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, Vytenis Andriukaitis, said: "Infections by bacteria resistant to antibiotics kill...
MEMO/15/5875  16-11-2015 - Questions and Answers: New Regulation on Novel Food 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 16 November 2015 New novel food Regulation has been agreed today. The new novel food Regulation that has been agreed today, aims to improve conditions so that businesses can more easily bring new and innovative food to the EU market, while still maintaining a...
STATEMENT/15/5877  16-11-2015 - Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Vytenis Andriukaitis welcomes the political agreement on novel food 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 16 November 2015 New novel food Regulation has been agreed today. I am delighted with the political agreement reached by the European Parliament and the Council on the novel food proposal.
IP/15/5759  20-10-2015 - Commission welcomes US move to recognise EU system to control animal diseases 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 20 October 2015 The Commission welcomes the recent move by the US to recognise the EU regionalisation system put in place to contain the spread of African Swine Fever (ASF), a disease affecting pigs and wild boar.
STATEMENT/15/5869  20-10-2015 - European beef producers resume exports to Canada 
European Commission - Commission - Statement European Brussels, 20 October 2015 Statement by EU Health and Food Safety Commissioner Andriukaitis, Trade Commissioner Malmström and Agriculture Commissioner Hogan. "We welcome the decision by the Canadian government to re-open Canada's market for imports of European beef from 19 EU Member States.