EU Legislation, Initiatives, etc. (Archive)

NAO:  Financial management of the EU budget in 2014 - a briefing for the Committee of Public Accounts

IPPR:  Major risks for UK-EU deal at European Council summit

EC launches new anti-dumping investigations into several steel products

ScotGov:  £60m to boost youth employment

WAG:  £9m EU funding boost to tackle long-term unemployment in South West Wales

WAG:  New £136m EU-backed fund to help businesses in Wales grow

PC&PE:  Report on EU foreign and security strategy published

Antitrust: EC seeks feedback on commitments offered by container liner shipping companies

Towards Energy Union: The EC presents sustainable energy security package

TUC General Secretary to meet EC President ahead of EU summit

EU fundamental rights and national legislation

Mergers: EC approves acquisition of Procter & Gamble's beauty products businesses by Coty

Pledge to strengthen EU Banking Union and tackle tax-avoidance

Right to a fair trial: New rules to guarantee presumption of innocence

Green light for Change Control Management TSI

Cracking down on terrorist financing

Fighting tax evasion: EU and Andorra sign new tax transparency agreement

Bosnia and Herzegovina application for EU membership

Council conclusions on the budget guidelines for 2017

€10m to help the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia deal with the refugee crisis

Solving disputes online: New platform for consumers and traders

EU launches new European Medical Corps to respond faster to emergencies

CJEU: EU law allows an asylum seeker to be detained when the protection of national security or public order so requires

"We have plenty of monetary policy instruments if needed", Draghi tells MEPs

Libya: Border management assistance mission amended and extended

Human rights are a litmus test for EU-Iran relations, say foreign affairs...

Sharing terrorism lists is a key step in heading off terrorists

Agriculture and Fisheries Council on market situation & animal welfare

EU News:   Superbugs - curb use of today’s antibiotics, and develop new ones, urge MEPs

Europe needs to defeat poverty, children most at risk

Governance, Risk and Compliance: Creating an Effective Business Case for a GRC Platform