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14 October 2018, 18:49 CET A new harmonised set of fuel labels went live across Europe on 12 October, giving drivers better information on the suitability of fuels for their vehicles wher... New EU fuel marking
27 September 2018, 21:47 CET The European Union and the United Nations announced on 27 September a EUR 50 million programme to end femicide in Latin America as part of the Spotlight Initiat... EU-UN Spotlight Initiative to eliminate violence against women and girls
21 September 2018, 18:45 CET EU countries lost almost €150 billion in Value-Added Tax (VAT) revenues in 2016, according to a new study published today by the European Commission. VAT Gap
20 September 2018, 23:25 CET The European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy adopted on 19 September a Joint Communication that sets... EU approach to connecting Europe and Asia
13 September 2018, 23:08 CET In his State of the Union 2018 address on 12 September, European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker outlined Commission proposals for a new 'Africa – Eu... Towards a new Africa - Europe Alliance
12 September 2018, 23:27 CET In his 'State of the Union' address to the European Parliament on 12 September, EU Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker put forward proposals to put an end ... Ending seasonal clock changes - EC proposal
12 September 2018, 23:22 CET In his 'State of the Union' address to the European Parliament on 12 September, EU Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker put forward proposals on migration a... Reinforced European Union Agency for Asylum
12 September 2018, 23:12 CET In his 'State of the Union' address to the European Parliament on 12 September, EU Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker put forward proposals on migration a... Plans for a fully equipped European Border and Coast Guard
12 September 2018, 22:50 CET EU Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker set out in his State of the Union address 2018 new proposals to get terrorist content off the web. Commission action to get terrorist content off the web
12 September 2018, 20:37 CET In the 2018 'State of the Union' address to the European Parliament, EU Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker proposed stronger anti-money laundering supervi... State of the Union 2018: stronger anti-money laundering supervision
01 September 2018, 18:03 CET As of 1 September 2018 energy intensive and inefficient halogen light bulbs can no longer be sold across the European Union. New Ecodesign rules for light bulbs, applicable from September 2018
13 August 2018, 23:58 CET The European Commission published on 10 August the first call for proposals for a series of new projects under the European Solidarity Corps that will run in 20... European Solidarity Corps: new call for proposals
07 August 2018, 14:15 CET As the first batch of re-imposed US sanctions on Iran took effect, the EU's updated Blocking Statute entered into force early on 7 August to mitigate their impa... Updated Blocking Statute in support of Iran nuclear deal
20 July 2018, 00:27 CET The EU and Japan successfully concluded their talks on reciprocal adequacy on 17 July 2018. They agreed to recognise each other's data protection systems as 'eq... Japan adequacy decision
19 July 2018, 22:54 CET The European Commission on 19 July issued guidance to help EU investors to invoke their rights before national administrations and courts and to help Member Sta... EU guidance on protection of cross-border EU investments
19 July 2018, 22:10 CET In its July 2018 monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against EU Member States for failing to comply with... July infringements package: key decisions
16 July 2018, 16:23 CET This year's edition of the European Commission's yearly Employment and Social Developments in Europe (ESDE) review confirms confirms the ongoing positive labour... Employment and Social Developments in Europe: 2018 review
12 July 2018, 22:46 CET The European Commission's Annual Report on monitoring the application of EU law sets out how the Commission monitored and enforced EU law in 2017. The online Si... Member States' compliance with EU law - Annual Report 2017
12 July 2018, 18:10 CET As part of its External Investment Plan, the EU gave its green light to a package of financial guarantee programmes worth around EUR 800 million on 10 July. Thi... EU External Investment Plan
11 July 2018, 23:52 CET The European Commission adopted a decision on 11 July to activate the enhanced surveillance framework for Greece to support the implementation of agreed reforms... Greece post-programme framework to support normalisation