Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Personal tools
Sections
You are here: Home

Did you not find what you were looking for? Try the Advanced Search to refine your search.

Search results 46 items matching your search terms

Subscribe to an always-updated feed of these search terms

EU moves to strengthen maritime policy
EU Council of Ministers in June will create a financial instrument to develop a comprehensive maritime policy and will promote the inclusion of a maritime ...
Advisers set for tighter EU scrutiny over tax schemes
EU Member States reached political agreement Tuesday on new transparency rules for tax advisers, accountants, banks and lawyers who design and promote tax ...
EU to cooperate on fighting tax evasion
At a meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council today, finance ministers adopted a draft EU directive on strenghtening mutual assistance between ...
Ministers agree position on EU posted workers directive
EU ministers agreed a compromise Monday on the posting of workers directive, allowing posted workers to generally benefit from the same rules governing pay and ...
Top Stories from the European Council - 26-30 October 2020
Trade: EU reaches political agreement on updated enforcement regulation - EU-Canada leaders' meeting - Combating child abuse online - EU-African Union relations
Ministers move forward on EU patent
'At today's Competitiveness Council, 11 Member States stated their agreement to work to implement the European patent via the procedure of enhanced ...
Top Stories from the European Council - 2-6 November 2020
InvestEU position - Collective redress for consumers - New rules to modernise judicial cooperation in taking of evidence and service of documents - Libya ...
Eurogroup reports progress on Greece, Cyprus
EU finance ministers heard positive reports on Greece's moves towards economic stability and the recovery of the Cypriot economy at their meeting in Brussels ...
EU adopts position on climate finance ahead of COP23
EU finance ministers met in Luxembourg Tuesday to discuss and adopt the EU’s position on climate finance, ahead of the next international climate summit COP23 ...
Greek debt relief moves onto EU agenda
Eurozone finance ministers held 'positive and constructive' talks Monday on the state of play of the first review of Greece's macroeconomic adjustment ...
Member states agree EU fishing quotas for next year
EU fisheries ministers reached agreement Wednesday on 2017 catch limits for the main commercial fish stocks in the Atlantic, the North Sea and international ...
Stop bombing Aleppo, EU tells Syria and Russia
The EU called on Russia and the Syrian regime to stop bombing Aleppo Monday, and to guarantee an effective ceasefire and avoid further humanitarian catastrophe.
Top Stories from the European Council - 7-11 September 2020
EU budget for 2021: Council agrees position - EU-UK relations: Channel tunnel railway safety - temporary derogations in support of rail sector - EU-China ...
Top Stories from the European Council - 28 September-2 October 2020
Declaration on Republic de Guinea - Multiannual financial framework and recovery package - Kuwait statement - The Digital in a fractious world - Council ...
EU moots centre to combat cybercrime in Europe
The EU on Monday set out plans for a centre to combat cybercrime in Europe. Ministers meeting in Luxembourg proposed the new centre as part of a longer term ...
EU spectrum boost for connectivity in run-up to 5G
The EU adopted a decision on opening the 700 MHz frequency band for wireless broadband services Tuesday, in order to boost mobile connectivity and drive the ...
Top Stories from the European Council - 16-20 November 2020
Video conference of defence ministers - political agreement on REACT-EU - green light for mini tariff package with US - Video conference of foreign affairs ...
Eurozone needs 'simpler budget rules': Dijsselbloem
"The budget rules for countries in the eurozone need to be simpler, more predictable and easier to explain," said Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem, at an ...
Eurozone finance ministers agree to unlock Greek aid
The EU's Eurogroup ministers welcomed a staff-level agreement between Greece and the institutions Tuesday, paving the way for finalisation of the first review ...
Top Stories from the European Council - 5-9 October 2020
European Capitals of Culture: Galway and Rijeka beyond 2020 - LIBOR cessation - Civil protection funding negotiating position - EU-Ukraine summit - EU list of ...
Top Stories from the European Council - 12-16 October 2020
Tripartite Social Summit - Channel Tunnel railway safety measures - new Heads of Mission for EUPOL COPPS and EUBAM RAFAH - digitalisation to improve access to ...
Top Stories from the European Council - 19-23 October 2020
Artificial intelligence: ensuring respect for fundamental rights - Improved rail passenger rights - Just transition towards climate neutrality - Capital ...
Brexit: EU adopts 'no-deal' contingency measures
The EU Council adopted Tuesday a series of legislative acts as part of its contingency preparations for a 'no-deal' Brexit, aiming to limit the most severe ...
EU to strengthen cross-border cooperation on VAT fraud
EU Finance Ministers today reached an agreement on a draft regulation which will enable EU member states to combine efforts in combating fraud with regard to ...
VAT rules simplified for Europe's smaller businesses
EU finance ministers adopted simplified VAT rules applicable to small businesses Tuesday, with a view to reducing administrative burdens and compliance costs ...
Cayman Islands added to EU tax haven list
EU finance ministers at their meeting on Tuesday added the Cayman Islands and Panama to the EU list of 'non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes', in ...
Justice and Home Affairs (JHA) Council
The Justice and Home Affairs (JHA) Council brings together Justice ministers and Interior ministers about once every two months to discuss the development and ...
Transport, Telecommunications and Energy Council
Since June 2002 these three policies have been placed under the sole responsibility of a single Council configuration which meets approximately every two ...
Agriculture and Fisheries Council
The Agriculture and Fisheries Council is, together with the General Affairs and External Relations Council and the Ecofin Council, one of the Council's oldest ...
Competitiveness Council
The creation of the Competitiveness Council in June 2002, through the merging of three previous configurations (Internal Market, Industry and Research) was a ...