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Commissioners' activities

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 05:37:00 AM

Ms Corina Crețu in Bacău, Romania (until 22/05): delivers a speech at the conference "Europe's Urban Investments: a challenge for change"; and visits an EU-funded project, the County Emergency Hospital Bacău. Ms Mariya Gabriel in Milan, Italy: holds Citizens' dialogue with Politecnico students;....
Recent press releases

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 05:37:00 AM

22/05/2018; European - Press release Commission Brussels, 22 May 2018 The Commission welcomes today's adoption by the Council of the negotiating directives for free trade agreements with Australia and New Zealand. The preparations – which included an impact assessment for both agreements – are now complete and formal negotiations can begin.
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 05:37:00 AM

EU agreements signed in September 2015 will enter into force on 1 May, giving greater market access and protection for EU agri-food products in Iceland. I agree to potentially being contacted about my feedback. I am willing to take part in further surveys and testing of European Commission websites.
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 05:37:00 AM

Research. Our scientific work supports a whole host of EU policies in a variety of areas from agriculture and food security, to environment and climate change, as well as nuclear safety and security and innovation and growth. Our research topics give a deeper insight into that support of EU policy,....
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 05:37:00 AM

Heavy rain over the last weeks has affected several areas of the country, including the area of Ituano (department of Antioquia), causing landslides and increasing the water level of several rivers. The Ituango Dam (Antioquia Department) which is fed by Cauca River is currently at high risk of failure.
Gene-edited super-crops to be grown in UK for the first time The Telegraph

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 05:34:00 AM

© Provided by The Telegraph Gene-edited super-crops are to be sown in Britain in a European-first after scientists exploited a legal loophole. The Government has quietly approved the farming of gene-edited (GE) Camelina oilseed crops as part of a trial to super-charge the plants to produce Omega 3....
What's coming up in Parliament

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 05:32:00 AM

Commission ethics: questions remain on Selmayr appointment Debate Monday 12 March. On a Greens/EFA initiative, there will be a debate on the integrity of the Commission, focussing in particular on the recent appointment of Martin Selmayr as the Commission Secretary-General.
May 2018

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 05:32:00 AM

The Commission is advancing work to build a European Education Area by 2025, reinforce the cultural dimension of the European Union and bolster youth participation, with a new set of measures, including a new Youth Strategy and a new Agenda for Culture.
Boris Johnson tells Theresa May to ‘get on with’ taking UK out of customs union

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 05:28:00 AM

has said. Boris Johnson The Foreign Secretary’s warning came against a backdrop of Brexiteer unease about the proposed “backstop” arrangement to keep the UK closely tied to EU customs rules if alternative solutions to the Irish border problem cannot be found.
Boris Johnson tells Theresa May to ‘get on with’ taking UK out of customs union

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 05:28:00 AM

Theresa May must “get on with it” and take Britain out of the European customs union “as fast as is reasonably possible”, Boris Johnson has said. The Foreign Secretary’s warning came against a backdrop of Brexiteer unease about the proposed “backstop” arrangement to keep the UK closely tied to EU....
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