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Friday, 14 July 2017

EU Commission: Speech by President Juncker at the Award of Honorary Doctorate at the Law School of the Aristotle Univ...

Speech by President Juncker at the Award of Honorary Doctorate at the Law School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Thessaloniki, 13 July 2017 [As pronounced]   Prime Minister, dear friend Alexis, Commissioner, dear friend Dimitris, Friends from today and from former times, Distinguished guests, Dear friends, I have to start by thanking the Rector and the Vice-Rector for their...

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EU announces additional €30 million in humanitarian aid for Iraq

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 July 2017 Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides announces additional funding to assist and protect civilians in Iraq. The European Commission is scaling up its response to the humanitarian crisis in Iraq with an additional €30 million.

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Shaping up for the future: EU Agencies meet at EFSA

Shaping up for the future: EU Agencies meet at EFSA


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May 2017-Euro area international trade in goods surplus €21.4 bn-€4.0 bn surplus for EU28

European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 14 July 2017 The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in May 2017 was €189.6 billion, an increase of 12.9% compared with May 2016 (€167.8 bn).

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State aid: Commission confirms no aid in Belgian public guarantee for nuclear risks

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 14 July 2017 The European Commission has concluded that the Belgian state guarantee for nuclear operators that do not find sufficient civil liability coverage on private insurance markets does not involve state aid.

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