Archive pour mai 2019

Speaking points by Commissioner Jourová on the occasion of the first anniversary of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Jeudi 23 mai 2019

European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 22 May 2019 Ladies and Gentlemen, I am happy to welcome you today here at the House of European History. I would like to thank director Constanze Itzel for hosting us today.
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Daily News 22 / 05 / 2019

Jeudi 23 mai 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 22 / 05 / 2019 Brussels, 22 May 2019 COLLEGE MEETING: Commission strengthens top-level expertise in trade matters and boosts its female senior management by appointing Deputy Director-General and Director The European Commission has today decided to appoint Mr Jean-Luc Demarty, the current…
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Antitrust: Commission confirms unannounced inspections in the grocery retail sector in France

Jeudi 23 mai 2019

European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 22 May 2019 The European Commission can confirm that on 20 May 2019 its officials carried out unannounced inspections at the premises of companies active in the grocery retail sector in France.
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General Data Protection Regulation: one year on

Jeudi 23 mai 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 May 2019 On 25 May 2019, the General Data Protection Regulation will celebrate its first year of entry into application. To mark the occasion, Andrus Ansip, Vice-President for the Digital Single Market and Věra Jourová, Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality, issued…
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Fairness in the food supply chain: Commission proposes to increase price transparency

Jeudi 23 mai 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 May 2019 Having banned unfair trading practices and improved producer cooperation, the Commission is today presenting the third element to improve fairness in the food supply chain by introducing greater transparency in the way prices are reported throughout the chain.
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‘EU MED means business’: entrepreneurs from Southern Neighbourhood set out priorities for action to boost growth and jobs

Jeudi 23 mai 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 May 2019 Some 150 young entrepreneurs, economic leaders and drivers of socio-economic change from Europe’s Southern Neighbourhood have set out their most urgent priorities for policy makers in the region and in the EU, to overcome barriers to higher economic growth and job…
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Energy prices in 2018 - Household energy prices in the EU increased compared with 2017 - +3.5% for electricity and +5.7% for gas

Mercredi 22 mai 2019

European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 21 May 2019 On average, household electricity prices in the European Union (EU) increased to €21.1 per 100 kWh (+3.5%), between the second half of 2017 and the second half of 2018.
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Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos in Albania at the official launch of first ever joint operation outside the EU

Mercredi 22 mai 2019

European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Tirana, 21 May 2019 Ladies and Gentlemen, We are here today to celebrate an important achievement and a milestone, both for Albania and for the EU. Only six months ago, here in Tirana, the EU signed the status agreement with Albania on…
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Questions and answers - EU that protects: The EU’s plan to strengthen civil protection has entered into force

Mercredi 22 mai 2019

European Commission - Questions and answers Brussels, 21 May 2019 In March 2019 new legislation strengthening the Union Civil Protection Mechanism entered into force. Its new element – additional rescEU reserve capacity is now a reality that boosts the EU’s ability to respond to and prepare for natural and man-made…
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Daily News 21 / 05 / 2019

Mercredi 22 mai 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 21 / 05 / 2019 Brussels, 21 May 2019 rescEU: EU establishes initial firefighting fleet for next forest fire season To prepare for the risk of forest fires during the upcoming summer, the Commission is launching today the first fleet of firefighting aircraft…
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