European Commission Press release Brussels, 31 March 2014 To promote sustainable and inclusive growth in both Africa and the EU, European Commission Vice-President, Antonio Tajani, and Commissioner for Development, Andris Piebalgs, will today take part in the 5th EU-Africa Business Forum in Brussels.
Personal protective equipment and cableway installations – simpler legislation, putting safety first
European Commission Press release Brussels, 27 March 2014 The European Commission today proposed to replace two EU directives governing the safety of personal protective equipment and cableways installations by directly applicable regulations.
European Press release Brussels, 27 March 2014 Commission The European Commission has today adopted a package of measures to stimulate new and different ways of unlocking long-term financing and support Europe's return to sustainable economic growth.
El Vicepresidente de la Comisión Europea, responsable de Industria y Emprendimiento, Antonio Tajani, publica hoy una declaración conjunta con Arturo Aliaga, Consejero de Industria e Innovación Gobierno de Aragón...
Il 27 marzo il vice presidente della Commissione europea, responsabile per l'Industria e l'Imprenditoria, Antonio Tajani, sarà in Sicilia per guidare una delegazione di 600 imprese, 379 Italiane e 204 straniere, in rappresentanza di 34 paesi Ue e extra europei...
European Commission Press release Brussels, 13 March 2014 The European Commission welcomed the green light of the European Parliament to open up the possibility for the introduction of a common charger for mobile phones and other portable devices in the update of the rules on radio equipment.
European Commission Press release Brussels, 12 March 2014 The European Commission welcomed the European Parliament vote today in favour of a Commission proposal to grant greater independence for the security accreditation aspect of the EU's satellite navigation programmes, as operated by the EU's GNSS Agency (GSA).
European Commission Press release Brussels, 12 March 2014 The European Commission welcomed today's vote of the European Parliament on the Copernicus Regulation. Copernicus, the EU's Earth Observation Programme, will ensure the regular observation and monitoring of Earth sub-systems, the atmosphere, oceans, and continental surfaces, and will provide reliable, validated and...
Insolvency: Commission recommends new approach to rescue businesses and give honest entrepreneurs a second chance
European Commission Press release Brussels, 12 March 2014 The European Commission has today set out a series of common principles for national insolvency procedures for businesses in financial difficulties. The objective is to shift the focus away from liquidation towards encouraging viable businesses to restructure at an early stage so...
European Commission Press release Brussels, 11 March 2014 The European Commission welcomes today's European Parliament vote on its proposal to update the trade regime for processed agricultural products (PAPs). PAPs are goods obtained through the processing of basic agricultural products, such as confectionaries, chocolates, pastas, bakeries, biscuits, spirits, soft drinks,...
Tajani meets Panama's Foreign Minister, Mr Francisco Alvarez de Soto and Peru's President, Mr Ollanta Humala [84 KB]
This morning, Vice-President Tajani met with Panama's new Foreign Minister, Mr Francisco Álvarez de Soto. Both men warmly welcomed the forthcoming signature of the agreement on cost overruns between the consortium in charge of widening the Panama Canal and the Canal Authority.
El Vicepresidente de la Comisión Europea, Antonio Tajani se reunió con el Ministro de Relaciones Exteriores Francisco Álvarez De Soto de Panamá esta mañana en Santiago. En el encuentro, el Vicepresidente y el Canciller panameño expresaron su satisfacción con el acuerdo alcanzado por la Autoridad del Canal de Panamá y el consorcio Grupo Unidos sobre las obras en el Canal de Panamá.
The Vice President of the European Commission in charge of Industry and Entrepreneurship, Antonio Tajani, met today with the President of Argentina, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner in Santiago de Chile.
European Commission Vice-President Antonio Tajani, in charge of Industry and Entrepreneurship, met Uruguay's President José Mújica Cordano in Santiago de Chile yesterday. In their meeting, Vice-President Tajani and President Mújica dealt with the importance of industry for economic growth. Tajani and Mújica agreed to co-operate in four specific areas: naval construction, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals and veterinary medicine, by boosting the involvement of European companies in these sectors in Uruguay.
Last night Antonio Tajani, Commission Vice-President in charge of Industry and Entrepreneurship, had a meeting with Michelle Bachelet, the new President of Chile. Tajani is in Chile from 10 to 11 March to represent the European Commission in the inauguration of Michelle Bachelet, who won the presidential election and run-off of 17 November and 15 December 2013.
European Commission Press release Brussels, 4 March 2014 Europe is closing its innovation gap with the United States and Japan but differences in performance between EU Member States are still high and diminishing only slowly.