All posts tagged European Commission

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August 20, 2014, by The Warsaw Voice

The European Commission accepted Poland’s motion to file a complaint with the World Trade Organization against Russia’s trade embargo for EU food exports, Polish agriculture minister Marek Sawicki said on […]

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EU increases aid to displaced Iraqis

August 13, 2014, by Lisa Bryant of VOANews

The European Union announced Tuesday it is increasing humanitarian assistance to Iraqis trapped by the fighting in their homeland, but pressure is mou ...

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EC says Bulgarian Energy Holding breached antitrust rules

August 12, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said on August 12 that its investigation of the Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH), the umbrella corporation for state-owned compa ...

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Bulgaria signs EU funds agreement for 2014-2020 budget period

August 7, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said on August 7 that it has adopted the partnership agreement with Bulgaria on the use of EU structural and investment funds ...

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    Juncker rules out Greek debt ‘haircut’ during Athens visit
    August 5, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Incoming European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker has ruled out a “haircut” of Greece’s debt. Visiting Athens on his first trip since winning the election for Europe’s highest office, Juncker urged […]

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    EU countries name their candidate European Commissioners
    August 1, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    With Jean-Claude Juncker’s European Commission due to take office in November 2014, the 28 EU member countries are in the process of nominating their European Commissioners, who will face confirmation […]