Speeches

Vice-President Kallas convenes EU aviation crisis cell to ensure full coordination

18/07/2014

Statement by Siim KALLAS, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Transport, on Malaysian airline flight MH17.

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Taking Joint Technology Initiatives forward – a vital partner for innovation and growth

09/07/2014

European Commission [Check Against Delivery] José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission First calls for proposals under the Joint Technology Initiatives Innovation and Investment Package Brussels, 9 July 2014 Dear Minister Stefania Giannini,, Dear colleagues from the Commission, Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, Neelie Kroes, Siim Kallas, Distinguished guests, Ladies and...

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Gas: a power source to drive European transport into the future

08/07/2014

European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Siim Kallas Vice President of the European Commission Natural and Bio Gas Vehicle Association Brussels, 8 July 2014 Ladies and gentlemen Just a couple of months ago, Europe notched up another milestone in its work to develop a transport system fit for the 21st century.

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Speaking points at Eurogroup press conference

07/07/2014

European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Vice-President Siim KALLAS Eurogroup press conference Brussels, 7 July 2014 Clearly, reducing the high tax burden, or ‘tax wedge’, on labour is one of the major structural reform priorities for European countries.

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Speech: European Railway Agency: on track into the future after 10 successful years

26/06/2014

European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Siim Kallas Vice President of the European Commission European Speech: European European Railway Agency 10th anniversary Valenciennes, France, 26 June 2014 Minister, ladies and gentlemen I’m particularly pleased to return to Valenciennes for the 10th anniversary of the creation of the European Railway Agency.

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Speech: 10th European ITS Congress

16/06/2014

European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Siim Kallas Vice President of the European Commission Speech: Opening ceremony Helsinki, 16 - 19 June 2014 Ladies and gentlemen It is a pleasure to be with you today in Helsinki at the 10th European ITS Congress.

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World shipping: regulating effectively together to promote open trade

02/06/2014

European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Siim Kallas Vice President of the European Commission Posidonia 2014 opening ceremony Athens, 2 June 2014 Prime Minister, ladies and gentlemen It’s a great pleasure to be with you at the opening ceremony of the most important shipping event of the year.

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Press speaking points by Vice-President Kallas during his visit to Ukraine

20/05/2014

European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Siim KALLAS Vice-President of the European Commission and member of the Commission responsible for Economic and Monetary Affairs and the Euro Crisis Media Centre Kyiv, 20 May 2014 Good afternoon.

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European aviation: a natural and vibrant world crossroads

19/05/2014

Commission [Check Against Delivery] Siim Kallas Vice President of the European Commission European European Economic and Social Committee Brussels, 19 May 2014 Ladies and gentlemen –It is hard to imagine living in today’s world without aviation. Billions of people increasingly want to take a plane.

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