International Agreement to support Viet Nam’s ambitious climate and energy goals
Leaders from Viet Nam and the International Partners Group, including the European Union, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, the United States, Italy, Canada, Japan, Norway and Denmark have today (14 December) agreed a bold Just Energy Transition Partnership (JETP).
Global Gateway: EU and its Member States to mobilise €10 billion for South-East Asia
During the EU-ASEAN Commemorative Summit, the EU and its Member States, in a Team Europe approach, announced the mobilisation of €10 billion as part of Global Gateway to accelerate infrastructure investments in ASEAN countries
Commission welcomes political agreement on REPowerEU under the Recovery and Resilience Facility
The European Commission welcomes the political agreement reached between the European Parliament and the Council on financing REPowerEU and enabling Member States to introduce REPowerEU chapters in their recovery and resilience plans.
New Common Agricultural Policy: set for 1 January 2023
The approval of all 28 Strategic Plans (one for each EU country and two for Belgium) by the European Commission marks the start of the new Common Agricultural Policy, scheduled on 1 January 2023.
Protecting jobs and workers: Commission makes final €6.5 billion payment under SURE, bringing total support to Member States to €98.4 billion
The Commission has today disbursed over €6.5 billion to nine Member States in the final transaction under SURE, the instrument designed to protect jobs and incomes affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
EU Cohesion Policy: almost €3 billion for Belgium’s green and digital transition and economic development in 2021-2027
Belgium will receive almost €3 billion in Cohesion Policy funding in 2021-2027 to accelerate its green and digital transition and support the development of a competitive, innovative and inclusive economy.
State aid: Commission approves €1.8 billion German scheme to roll out high power charging infrastructure for electric vehicles
The European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, a €1.8 billion German scheme to support the roll out of high power charging (‘HPC’) infrastructure for electric vehicles.
State aid: Commission adopts new rules for agriculture, forestry and fishery and aquaculture sectors
The European Commission has adopted today revised State aid rules for the agricultural, forestry and fishery and aquaculture sectors. The revised rules align State aid with the EU strategic priorities.