Archive pour juin 2019

EU adopts new €100 million assistance package to benefit refugees and local communities in Lebanon, Jordan, and Iraq

Vendredi 28 juin 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 June 2019 The EU – via the EU Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian Crisis - adopted a €100 million new assistance package to support the resilience of refugees, internally displaced person (IDP) host communities in Lebanon, Jordan and Iraq.
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Humanitarian aid: over €110 million in the Horn of Africa

Vendredi 28 juin 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 June 2019 As the Horn of Africa region continues to be afflicted by severe and prolonged humanitarian crises, the EU announces a new aid package worth €110.5 million. Since 2018, the EU has provided humanitarian assistance in the Horn of Africa totalling €316.5…
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Illegal fishing: EU lifts Taiwan’s yellow card following reforms

Vendredi 28 juin 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 June 2019 The EU recognises Taiwan’s reforms put in place during the last three and a half years to tackle illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing (IUU).Today the European Commission decided to lift the yellow card acknowledging the progress made by Taiwan and the…
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State aid: Commission invites comments on simplified rules for State aid combined with EU support

Vendredi 28 juin 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 June 2019 The European Commission is inviting Member States and other stakeholders to comment on its proposal to exempt from prior Commission scrutiny under EU State aid rules aid granted through national funds for projects supported under certain EU centrally managed programmes.
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Mergers: Commission fines Canon €28 million for partially implementing its acquisition of Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation before notification and merger control approval

Vendredi 28 juin 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 June 2019 The European Commission has fined Canon, the Japan-based imaging and optical products manufacturer, €28 million for implementing its acquisition of Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation (TMSC) before notification to and approval by the Commission, in breach of EU Merger control rules.
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Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Red Hat by IBM

Vendredi 28 juin 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 27 June 2019 The European Commission has approved unconditionally, under the EU Merger Regulation, the proposed acquisition of Red Hat by IBM, both information technology companies based in the US. The Commission concluded that the transaction would raise no competition concerns.
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Remarks by President Juncker at the joint press conference with President Tusk ahead of the G20 Summit

Vendredi 28 juin 2019

European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Osaka, 28 June 2019 Good morning, Guten Morgen, Buongiorno, Bom Dia, There is no better place for this year’s G20 Summit than here in Osaka – a vibrant merchant city, known as the ‘Nation’s Kitchen’.
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Friday 28 June – Saturday 29 June: G20 Summit, Osaka

Vendredi 28 juin 2019

European Commission - Upcoming events The news: This year’s G20 Summit, under the Japanese Presidency, will take place in Osaka. The European Union will be represented by President Jean-Claude Juncker and European Council President Donald Tusk.
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Questions and Answers - EU Cybersecurity

Jeudi 27 juin 2019

European Commission - Questions and answers Questions and Answers - EU Cybersecurity Brussels, 26 June 2019 What has the EU done so far to reinforce cybersecurity?  The EU has now a range of instruments to protect electronic communications networks, including the Directive on Security of Network and Information Systems (NIS Directive), the EU…
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Daily News 26 / 06 / 2019

Jeudi 27 juin 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 26 / 06 / 2019 Brussels, 26 June 2019 President Juncker attending the G20 Summit in Osaka on behalf of the EU: Upholding multilateralism and the rules-based order Together with President Tusk and accompanied by Commissioner Moscovici, President Juncker will attend the 14th…
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