Kommissionen och dess prioriteringar
Yesterday's summit opened a new chapter in the EU's partnership with Turkey. The meeting between the European Union and Turkey concluded with the adoption of a joint statement containing a number of shared commitments and actions in many areas.
As part of its Capital Markets Union, the European Commission has today proposed an overhaul of the rules that allow companies to raise money. The new rules will enable investors to make informed investment decisions, simplify the rules for companies that wish to issue shares or debt and foster cross-border investments.
The Commission adopts the new EU Programme for Peace and Reconciliation worth almost €270 million. It is a unique Cohesion Policy programme aiming to reinforce a peaceful and stable society by fostering reconciliation in Northern Ireland and the Border Region of Ireland.