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Thursday, 13 July 2017

EU Commission: Broadband cost reduction: Commission decides to refer 3 Member States to the Court of Justice

Broadband cost reduction: Commission decides to refer 3 Member States to the Court of Justice

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 July 2017 The European Commission today adopted a decision to refer Belgium, Croatia and Slovakia to the Court of Justice of the EU for delay in transposing the Broadband Cost Reduction Directive (Directive 2014/61/EU) today.

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Hungary: Commission takes second step in infringement procedure on Higher Education Law

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 July 2017 Today, the European Commission decided to send a reasoned opinion to Hungary as regards the compatibility of the Higher Education Law as amended on 4 April 2017 with EU law.

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INFRINGEMENTS: Commission refers CROATIA to the Court for failing to communicate national measures transposing EU rules to enforce the Posting of Workers Directive

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 July 2017 Commission refers CROATIA to the Court for failing to communicate national measures transposing EU rules to enforce the Posting of Workers Directive The European Commission is referring Croatia to the Court of Justice of the EU over the failure to notify the measures...

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Commission calls for immediate suspension of logging in Poland's Białowieża Forest

European - Press release Commission Brussels, 13 July 2017 Commission refers Poland to the Court of Justice of the EU and requests interim measures to stop logging operations in one of Europe's last remaining primeval forests.

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INFRINGEMENTS - Hungary: Commission launches infringement procedure for law on foreign-funded NGOs

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 July 2017 Infringements - Today, the European Commission decided to send a letter of formal notice to Hungary for its new law on foreign-funded NGOs adopted on 13 June. The Hungarian law introduces new obligations for certain categories of NGOs receiving annual foreign...

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