Archive pour mai 2009

Mergers: Commission approves proposed acquisition of Schokinag by Archer Daniels Midland

Jeudi 28 mai 2009

IP/09/839 Brussels, 27 th May 2009 Mergers: Commission approves proposed acquisition of Schokinag by Archer Daniels Midland The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of chocolate manufacturer Schokinag …

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Mergers: Commission approves joint venture of SGL Carbon and Brembo

Jeudi 28 mai 2009

IP/09/841 Brussels, 28 th May 2009 Mergers: Commission approves joint venture of SGL Carbon and Brembo The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed creation of a joint venture between SGL Carbon SE of Germany and Brembo …

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Africa Day: The European Commission reaffirms its commitment to strengthen the EU-Africa Partnership in order to address common challenges

Jeudi 28 mai 2009

IP/09/826 Brussels, 25 May 2009 Africa Day: The European Commission reaffirms its commitment to strengthen the EU-Africa Partnership in order to address common challenges On 25 May 2009, to mark Africa Day, the Commission reconfirms its commitment to …

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Questions and answers on tobacco health warnings

Jeudi 28 mai 2009

MEMO/09/253 Brussels, 28 May 2009 Questions and answers on tobacco health warnings What is the purpose of putting health warnings on tobacco packages? The overall aim is to help reduce tobacco-related death, disease and suffering in the European Union. …

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World No Tobacco Day: Commission launches new anti-smoking TV campaign, HELP 2.0

Jeudi 28 mai 2009

IP/09/848 Brussels, 28 May 2009 World No Tobacco Day: Commission launches new anti-smoking TV campaign, HELP 2.0 To mark the World No Tobacco Day, the Commission launches the second phase of its ‘HELP for a life without tobacco’ campaign….

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Can creativity be measured?

Jeudi 28 mai 2009

IP/09/847 Brussels, 28 May 2009 Can creativity be measured? Can you measure creativity? Can you compare it across countries and regions or across different fields of human activity? If yes, in what way? An international conference organised by the European …

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Joe Borg Member of the European Commission - Responsible for Fisheries and Maritime Affairs Statement on discards Fisheries Council Brussels, 25 May 2009

Jeudi 28 mai 2009

SPEECH/09/267 Joe Borg Member of the European Commission - Responsible for Fisheries and Maritime Affairs Statement on discards Fisheries Council Brussels , 25 May 2009 Dear President, dear Ministers, First of all, I would like to thank the Presidency …

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Financial Supervision – Frequently Asked Questions

Jeudi 28 mai 2009

MEMO/09/251 Brussels, 27 May 2009 Financial Supervision – Frequently Asked Questions (see IP/09/836 ) MACRO-PRUDENTIAL SUPERVISION Is the new European Systemic Risk Council (ESRC) not just an example of the EU creating more institutions and bureaucracy? …

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Financial services: Commission proposes stronger financial supervision in Europe

Jeudi 28 mai 2009

IP/09/836 Brussels, 27 May 2009 Financial services: Commission proposes stronger financial supervision in Europe (see MEMO/09/251 ) The European Commission has adopted a Communication on Financial Supervision in Europe….

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May 2009: Business Climate Indicator continues in May to recover from historical lows

Jeudi 28 mai 2009

IP/ 09/844 Brussels, 28 May 2009 May 2009: Business Climate Indicator continues in May to recover from historical lows The Business Climate Indicator (BCI) for the euro area again increased in May, albeit at a slower pace than in April….

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