European Commission Press release Brussels, 17 Dec 2021 The European Commission has approved, under the EU Merger Regulation, the proposed acquisition of Groupe Ecore by Derichebourg. The approval is conditional on full compliance with a commitments package offered by Derichebourg.
Questions & Answers on the adoption of the adequacy decision ensuring safe data flows between the EU and the Republic of Korea
European Commission Questions and answers Brussels, 17 Dec 2021 After the conclusion of the talks between the European Commission and Republic of Korea in March 2021, today's adoption of the adequacy decision for the Republic of Korea marks the final step in the process.
Joint Press Statement by Didier Reynders, Commissioner for Justice of the European Commission, and Yoon Jong In, Chairperson of the Personal Information Protection Commission of the Republic of Korea
European Commission Statement Brussels, 17 Dec 2021 Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders and Chairperson of the Personal Information Protection Commission Yoon Jong In welcome the adoption of the European Com...
Opening remarks by President von der Leyen at the joint press conference with President Michel and Prime Minister Janša following the meeting of the European Council of 16 December 2021
European Commission Statement Brussels, 17 Dec 2021 First of all, I also want to thank you, dear Janez, for the excellent cooperation during your Presidency. It was an impressive report that you just gave. It sho...
European Commission Daily news Brussels, 16 Dec 2021 Les institutions de l'UE s'accordent sur les priorités de 2022 pour une UE résiliente et redynamisée
Aujourd'hui, le président du Parlement européen David Sasso...
Statement by Executive Vice-President Vestager on announcement by IAG and Globalia to withdraw from proposed sale of Air Europa to IAG
European Commission Statement Brussels, 17 Dec 2021 The European Commission takes note of IAG and Globalia's announcement that they have decided to terminate their proposed agreement according to which IAG intend...
European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 Dec 2021 The leaders of the EU institutions signed a Joint Declaration identifying key legislative priorities for 2022, and welcomed progress on the 2021 priorities.
European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 Dec 2021 The 2020 Erasmus+ annual report published today shows that the programme supported almost 640,000 learning experiences abroad last year and provided funding to 20,400 projects and 126,900 organisations in spite of the COVID-19 pandemic.
European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 Dec 2021 Today, the European Commission takes further steps aimed at effectively banning most forms of EU trade in ivory, as announced in the Biodiversity Strategy for 2030.
European Commission Questions and answers Brussels, 16 Dec 2021 What are the international and EU rules on ivory trade?
Commission to invest more than €1 billion under the Connecting Europe Facility for innovative and secure connectivity
European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 Dec 2021 The Commission adopted today the first Work Programme for the digital part of the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF Digital), which defines the scope and objectives of the EU-supported actions needed to improve Europe's digital connectivity infrastructures for 3 years.
European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 Dec 2021 The European Commission has reached an agreement with Moderna to accelerate the delivery of its mRNA vaccine to EU Member States that have a short-term need, in particular Germany.
European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 Dec 2021 The Commission is adopting today a new Annual Action Programme for the Turkish Cypriot community. This Action Programme is worth a total amount of €30.7 million.
Statement by President von der Leyen at the joint press conference with President Michel following the Eastern Partnership Summit
European Commission Statement Brussels, 16 Dec 2021 Thank you Charles,
Indeed, I am also glad that we finally had the opportunity to have a physical meeting with our Eastern partners, because the current geopolit...
Opening remarks by Frans Timmermans and Kadri Simson at Press Conference on new European Green Deal proposals for more energy efficiency, increased carbon removals and a framework to decarbonise the gas market
European Commission Speech Brussels, 15 Dec 2021 Opening remarks by Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans
Good afternoon to all of you,
Kadri and I have several proposals for you today, beginning with the ...
European Commission Statement Brussels, 15 Dec 2021 "Check against delivery"
I am very happy to welcome President Maia Sandu. We have had intensive discussions in recent weeks, in particular about...
European Commission Daily news Brussels, 15 Dec 2021 RÉUNION DU COLLÈGE: Pacte vert pour l'Europe - la Commission propose de renforcer la protection de l'environnement par le droit pénal
La Commission européenne a...
Speech by President von der Leyen at the European Parliament Plenary on the preparation of the European Council and EU's response to the global resurgence of COVID-19
European Commission Speech Strasbourg, 15 Dec 2021 Thank you, President Sassoli,
As we meet for our final plenary of the year, I have to say I am speaking to you with a mixtur...
Eastern Partnership Summit: President von der Leyen focuses on safeguarding stability and deepening cooperation in the region
European Commission News Brussels, 16 Dec 2021 The sixth Eastern Partnership Summit took place in Brussels on 15 December. It gathered leaders of the EU, the EU Member States and of the five Eastern partners: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine.
Digital Finance: new Commission strategy paves the way for modern and streamlined supervisory data reporting
European Commission Press release Brussels, 15 Dec 2021 The European Commission has today presented a new strategy to improve and modernise financial supervisory reporting in the EU. The strategy's main objective is to put in place a system that delivers accurate, consistent, and timely data to supervisory authorities at EU and national level.