Showing posts with label European Commission. Show all posts
Showing posts with label European Commission. Show all posts

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Google says it will appeal European Commission's $5-billion Android fine

Google says it will appeal
Technology giant Google said it was to appeal the European Commission's decision on Wednesday to impose on it a fine of 4.34 billion euros ($5 billion) for alleged illegal practices linked to Android mobile devices in a bid to strengthen the dominance of its renowned search engine.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

European Commission triggers unprecedented sanctions procedure against Poland

European Commission
The European Union raised the stakes to their highest level against Poland on Wednesday over judicial overhauls that Brussels calls undemocratic, laying the groundwork for an unprecedented punishment after months of acrimony, according to a Dow Jones Newswire report supplied to EFE.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Timmermans says governments must uphold rule of law

The European Commission
The European Commission Vice President has called on Spain and Catalonia to keep all lines of communications open, in order to find a solution to the current impasse following Sunday’s controversial independence referendum for the region.

Friday, June 16, 2017

142 failed, foiled and completed terrorist attacks in EU in 2016

A total of 142 failed, foiled and completed terrorist attacks were reported by eight European Union (EU) countries in 2016, according to the EU Terrorism Situation and Trend Report published in Valletta on Thursday.

Monday, February 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

EU agrees on tougher gun laws amid increased terror threat

EU states have reached an agreement on stricter gun controls following a wave of attacks which have terrorized Europe over the past two years. The move aims to limit the means by which extremists could obtain deadly weapons legally.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Brussels tells Greece: migration deal with Turkey is Plan A

The European Commission told Greece Wednesday that making the immigration agreement between the European Union and Turkey work is "Plan A" after Greece called for an alternative plan to tackle the migration crisis.

Saturday, June 25, 2016

What is done cannot be undone : Britain’s EU Commissioner Steps down after Brexit Vote

Britain's European Commissioner Jonathan Hill announced Saturday that he will stand down following his country's decision to leave the EU, saying he was "very disappointed" but "what is done cannot be undone."

Thursday, April 21, 2016

FYROM News: Attempt to hold FYROM crisis talks in Vienna fails (EU)

An attempt to bring FYROM [*] main political parties together for European Union-hosted talks in Vienna on resolving a long-running political crisis has failed, a European Commission spokesman in the Austrian capital said Thursday.

Friday, February 19, 2016

Bulgarian Parliament calls for EU penalty proceedings against Greece over border blockade

Bulgaria’s National Assembly unanimously adopted a declaration on February 19 2016 condemning the Greek blockade of the two countries’ border and calling on the European Commission to initiate penalty proceedings against the government of Greece.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Friday, February 12, 2016

Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry issues advisory on Greek border blockades, protest in Athens

The Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued an advisory to the country’s citizens travelling to Greece ahead of the planned February 12 protests in Athens and against a background of continuing periodic blockades of crossings at the Bulgarian-Greek border.

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