Delegation to Ukraine
MEPs prolong Ukraine's duty-free access to the EU market
22/10/2014 - European Parliament elects new European Commission
MEPs approved the new college of 27 Commissioners, as presented by its President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday morning, with 423 votes in favour, 209 against and 67 abstentions. The new Commission now needs to be formally appointed by EU heads of state or government to enable it to take up duty on 1 November for a five-year term.
Working together in Ukraine
For a substantial enhancement of overall plant nuclear safety and reliability, the EU has partly funded the replacement of the Reactor Protection System at Khmelnitsky Nuclear Power Plant.
23/10/14 - Statement by the Spokesperson on events in Canada on 22 October 2014 [424 KB]
We strongly condemn the attack that occurred in Ottawa on 22 October that resulted in the death of a Canadian service member. We express our deep sympathy and offer our sincere condolences to the victims of this attack and to their families.
- 23/10/14 - European Union to boost Ebola research with €24.4 million
- 23/10/14 - Ethiopia: EU increases humanitarian funding for refugees
- 22/10/14 - Iraq: EU increases humanitarian assistance
- 21/10/14 - Gas talks: Negotiations to be continued next week