EU Legislation, Initiatives, etc. (Archive)

Home Office:  UK is offering to send a team of around 75 personnel to Greece as part of the EU/Turkey deal ~ From crisis management to crisis prevention: the migration challenge ~ New measures approved to improve stability and tackle the root causes of irregular migration ~ Managing the Refugee Crisis: Commission reports on implementation of EU-Turkey Statement

CJEU: Application for family reunification by non-EU Citizens – Must have stable & regular resources

BIS:  Technology boost for UK businesses

techUK:  REACH registration 2018: supply risks loom

European Cloud Initiative to give Europe a global lead in the data-driven economy ~ techUK welcomes EC’s European Cloud Initiative

techUK:  Public Consultation on a Space Strategy for Europe

One giant leap for digital rights

Europe-wide campaign launched to promote sustainable work & healthy ageing for all

Novel food, traditional food – EFSA briefs stakeholders on draft guidance documents

EU supports Ecuador following deadly earthquake

The Investment Plan for Europe comes to Greece

EU News:  Deficit targets: EC “not strict enough”, warn EU Auditors

EU offers support to Libyan unity government

Central African Republic: EU military training mission approved

European Agenda on Security: Paving the way towards a Security Union

Fighting ciguatoxin food poisoning – European scientists join forces

EC approves acquisition of Equens and its subsidiary PaySquare by Worldline

MEPs debate changes to firearms proposal to make it fit for purpose

Rail Transport: Landmark deal will deliver better rail services to passengers

EC proposes visa-free travel for citizens of Ukraine

Turkey must fulfil all criteria to get visa-free travel to the EU

EC sends Statement of Objections to Google on Android operating system & applications

Treatments ‘do not eliminate Xylella from olive trees but can reduce disease symptoms’

MEPs call for a more innovative single market, stripped of unjustified barriers

Paris Climate Change Agreement signing ceremony in New York

Illegal fishing:  Warnings for Kiribati, Sierra Leone and Trinidad & Tobago, while Sri Lanka is delisted

Boost consumer power in the energy market, urges Industry & Energy Committee

EU Agency grants: "shortcomings persist", say Auditors in new report

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