Representation in Cyprus




Today, President Juncker is leading the EU's delegation to Geneva for the Cyprus settlement Conference.


The Commission is presenting an ambitious and balanced package of measures that will make it easier for companies and professionals to provide services to a potential customer base of 500 million people in the EU.

A fresh boost to the services sector will benefit consumers, jobseekers and businesses, and will generate economic growth across Europe.


The Commission is proposing new legislation to ensure stronger privacy in electronic communications, while opening up new business opportunities.


Today, the European Commission has published an evaluation report of investments under the European Social Fund (ESF) during the 2007-2013 period, with specific reports for each Member State.


The Commission has welcomed the entry into force of new rules to ensure that Member States have all the information they need on tax rulings given to multinational companies in other EU countries.


2017 sees the Danish and Cypriot cities hosting one of the most popular EU projects.


On 14-15 December, Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Tibor Navracsics, will take part in a dialogue with citizens in Cyprus as part of an ongoing effort by the Commission to help people better understand the European Union and how it works for them.


Today, President of the European Parliament, Martin Schulz, holder of the rotating Council Presidency, Robert Fico, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, signed the first ever Joint Declaration setting out the EU's objectives and priorities for the legislative process in 2017.


In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply with their obligations under EU law. These decisions, covering various sectors and EU policy areas, aim to ensure proper application of EU law for the benefit of citizens and businesses.


The Commission is today reporting on progress made in the implementation of the EU-Turkey Statement and on the EU's relocation and resettlement schemes.