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Keeping consumers safe: nearly 2500 dangerous products withdrawn from the EU market in 2014

Brussels, 23 March 2015 The European Commission published new figures today, showing that in 2014, nearly 2500 products, ranging from toys to motor vehicles, were either stopped before they entered the EU or removed from markets because they were ... read more

New expertise exchange initiative to better manage Regional Policy investments

Brussels, 24 March 2015 Today the Commission is launching a new platform for public service officials to exchange expertise and best practice around Europe, to further improve how EU investments are spent and managed. By helping Member States strengthen ... read more

Improving how EU Member States and regions invest and manage EU Cohesion Policy funds

Brussels, 24 March 2015 In 2014-2020 over 351 billion euro will be available to EU Member States, regions and cities under the Cohesion Policy (European Regional Development Fund, European Social Fund and the Cohesion Fund). For many of these countries ... read more