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European Commission announces emergency market support measures for the milk sector

The European Commission has announced today that it will open Private Storage Aid for butter, Skimmed Milk Powder (SMP) and certain cheeses in order to alleviate the impact of Russian restrictions on imports of EU dairy products and to limit the negative effects on the internal market. The Commission has also confirmed that the period for public intervention of butter & SMP will be extended until the end of the year.

EU Agriculture & Rural Development Commissioner Dacian Cioloș...


European Commission announces emergency market support measures for the milk sector

UK SMEs earmarked for EU grants to help them innovate

UK SMEs earmarked for EU grants to help them innovate

Twenty six UK small firms will receive 50,000 euros (£40,000) each to finance feasibility studies to develop their innovation strategy, as well as benefit from up to three days of business coaching.  The SMEs were selected by the European Commiss...


EU develops new driverless car parking system

EU develops new driverless car parking system

There are only a few minutes before your flight check-in closes, or before your train departs, but you now have to spend precious time hunting for a free space at the airport or station car park. Imagine leaving your vehicle at the main entrance a...


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Huge cuts in mobile data roaming price caps from 1 July


Northern Ireland wins "European Entrepreneurial Region of the Year 2015"


European Network of Women from Rural Areas


New EU consumer food safety portal


European Commission launches 5th Access City Award competition


European Commissioner highlights EU's 'Youth Guarantee' to tackle under 25s unemployment


Statement by President Barroso on the 10th anniversary of the reunification of Europe


State aid: Commission approves £110 million aid for three sports stadia in Belfast


Royal Belfast Academical Institution and Our Lady and St. Patrick's College, Knock win EU debating competition


European Parliament debate: Globalisation risks leaving young people in Northern Ireland behind. Is the answer more Europe?


President Barroso at the extraordinary meeting of EU Heads of State and Government on Ukraine


Commission kicks off consumer awareness campaign


Commission says yes to first successful European Citizens' Initiative


EU Commission hosts high-level meeting to explore EU-US research and partnership opportunities


New studies strengthen the case for boosting flood protection and switching to greener taxes


Commissioner Andor welcomes European Parliament's approval of proposed new Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived


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