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Top Stories from the European Commission - 12-16 October 2020

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Opening remarks by Vice-President Schinas and Commissioner Kyriakides at the press conference on the Vaccination Strategy

European Commission Speech Brussels, 15 Oct 2020 Opening remarks by Vice-President Schinas:
We are living turbulent times, the health situation across Europe is extremely uncertain and delicate. The impact of ...


Daily News 15 / 10 / 2020

European Commission Daily news Brussels, 15 Oct 2020 Coronavirus: Commission lists key steps for effective vaccination strategies and vaccines deployment
Today, ahead of the discussion of EU leaders, the Commissio...


EU backs Swedish cancer treatment research with quasi equity investment

European Commission Press release Luxembourg, 15 Oct 2020 EIB signs €40 million loan agreement with Swedish biotech company Oncopeptides to support their long-term research and expansion.


Coronavirus: Commission lists key steps for effective vaccination strategies and vaccines deployment

European Commission Press release Brussels, 15 Oct 2020 As Europe learns to live with the pandemic, the development and swift global deployment of safe and effective vaccines against COVID-19 remains an essential element in the eventual solution to the public health crisis.


EU CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE

European Commission Factsheet Brussels, 15 Oct 2020 EU CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE EU CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE


CORONAVIRUS: TOWARDS A COMMON VACCINATION STRATEGY

European Commission Factsheet Brussels, 15 Oct 2020 CORONAVIRUS: TOWARDS A COMMON VACCINATION STRATEGY TOWARDS A COMMON VACCINATION STRATEGY


Speech of Commissioner Hahn in the ninth joint DZ BANK - Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum

European Commission Speech Brussels, 15 Oct 2020 Ladies and gentleman,
Thank you very much for the invitation to this panel discussion and for giving me the opportunity to share with you my thoughts not only a...


Opening remarks by Executive Vice-President Timmermans at the press conference on the Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability

European Commission Speech Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 Thank you all for staying or for joining in right now. I am really happy to be here together with Virginijus to present the Chemicals Strategy and the 8th Envir...


Opening remarks by Executive Vice-President Timmermans and Commissioner Simson at the press conference Building a Climate Neutral Europe

European Commission Speech Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 Executive Vice-President Timmermans:

I'm pleased to be here again with Kadri to share with you our latest proposals for matching the EU's energy policies...


Main messages from the Tripartite Social Summit

European Commission Press release Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 The topic of the Tripartite Social Summit was "Implementing together an inclusive economic and social recovery in Europe".


Press statement by President von der Leyen on the New European Bauhaus

European Commission Statement Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 Tackling climate change and caring for our environment requires us to rethink the way we live. That is why we have made the European Green Deal our priority
We ...


Daily News 14 / 10 / 2020

European Commission Daily news Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 COLLEGE MEETING: European Green Deal: new EU energy policy contributions towards building a climate neutral Europe
The European Commission has today adopted a s...


Estonia: European support for SMEs in cultural and creative sectors with €6 million guarantee to Finora Capital

European Commission Press release Luxembourg, 14 Oct 2020 EIF €6 million guarantee to Finora unlocks favourable loans for SMEs in cultural and creative sectors


Renovation Wave: doubling the renovation rate to cut emissions, boost recovery and reduce energy poverty

European Commission Press release Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 The European Commission has published today its Renovation Wave Strategy to improve the energy performance of buildings.


EU Cohesion policy: Commission announces the winners of the REGIOSTARS 2020 awards

European Commission Press release Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 Today, the European Commission has announced the winners of the 2020 edition of the REGIOSTARS Awards that reward the best Cohesion policy projects in the whole European Union.


Questions and Answers on the State of the Energy Union report 2020

European Commission Questions and answers Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 What is the State of the Energy Union Report?


The European Green Deal - Renovation Wave

European Commission Factsheet Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 Renovation Wave


State of the Energy Union: Progress made on the clean energy transition and a basis for green recovery

European Commission Press release Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 The Commission adopted today the 2020 State of the Energy Union Report and its accompanying documents focused on different aspects of EU energy policy.


A New European Bauhaus

European Commission Factsheet Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 A New European Bauhaus


Reducing greenhouse gas emissions: Commission adopts EU Methane Strategy as part of European Green Deal

European Commission Press release Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 The European Commission presented today an EU strategy to reduce methane emissions.


Questions and answers: An EU Methane Strategy

European Commission Questions and answers Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 Why is it important to reduce methane emissions?


Questions and Answers on the Renovation Wave

European Commission Questions and answers Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 Why is the Commission promoting building renovation?


Factsheet Methane Strategy

European Commission Factsheet Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 Factsheet Methane Strategy


Factsheet - Chemical Strategy for Sustainability

European Commission Factsheet Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 Factsheet - Chemical Srategy for Sustainability


Green Deal: Chemicals Strategy towards a toxic-free environment - Questions and Answers

European Commission Questions and answers Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 Why should chemicals be sustainable?


Green Deal: Commission adopts new Chemicals Strategy towards a toxic-free environment

European Commission Press release Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 Today, the European Commission adopted the EU Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability. The Strategy is the first step towards a zero pollution ambition for a toxic-free environment announced in the European Green Deal.


Boeing subsidy case: World Trade Organization confirms EU right to retaliate against $4 billion of U.S. imports

European Commission Press release Brussels, 14 Oct 2020 Today, the World Trade Organization (WTO) allowed the EU to raise tariffs up to $4 billion worth of imports from the U.S. as a countermeasure for illegal subsides to the American aircraft maker, Boeing.


Daily News 13 / 10 / 2020

European Commission Daily news Brussels, 13 Oct 2020 Coronavirus: Commission statement on the coordination of measures restricting free movement in the EU related to the coronavirus pandemic
Today, the Council has...


State aid: Commission prolongs and expands Temporary Framework to further support companies facing significant turnover losses

European Commission Press release Brussels, 13 Oct 2020 The European Commission has decided to prolong and extend the scope of the State aid Temporary Framework adopted on 19 March 2020 to support the...


Questions & Answers on the coordination of measures restricting free movement in the European Union related to the coronavirus pandemic

European Commission Questions and answers Brussels, 13 Oct 2020 1. Why was this Recommendation adopted?
To limit the spread of the coronavirus outbreak, the EU's 27 Member States have adopted various measures, some of which ...


European Commission Statement on the coordination of measures restricting free movement in the European Union related to the coronavirus pandemic

European Commission Statement Brussels, 13 Oct 2020 Following the proposal of the Commission on 4 September 2020, today EU ministers have reached an agreement that will provide more clarity and predictability on measures that restrict free movement due to the coronavirus pandemic


Press remarks by Commissioner Schmit on the launch of the 2020-2022 EU-OSHA campaign's Healthy Workplaces Lighten the Load's on the prevention of work-related musculoskeletal disorders

European Commission Speech Brussels, 12 Oct 2020 Very good afternoon to everyone behind the screens.
Let me start by saying that it is of course a great pity that we cannot meet in person but in the cur...


Daily News 12 / 10 / 2020

European Commission Daily news Brussels, 12 Oct 2020 Coronavirus: President von der Leyen highlights role of regions and cities in recovery and beyond
This morning, the President of the European Commission, Ursula...


Speech by President von der Leyen to the European Committee of the Regions' plenary at the European Week of Regions and Cities

European Commission Speech Brussels, 12 Oct 2020 This morning, the President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, addressed the opening session of this year's edition of the European Week of Regions and Cities.


Kick-off of the Outermost Regions Forum with Commissioners Ferreira, Breton and Sinkevicius

European Commission Press release Brussels, 12 Oct 2020 Commissioners Ferreira, Sinkevicius and Breton will participate to the Outermost Regions Forum that will take place on 12, 13 and 14 October 2020 in a fully virtual mode under the headline "Together for a sustainable future".


Coronavirus Dashboard: EU Cohesion Policy response to the coronavirus crisis

European Commission Press release Brussels, 12 Oct 2020 Today, the Commission announces the first provisional results of the implementation of the Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative (CRII) and Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative Plus (CRII+).


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