Advertisement
  TheJournal.ie uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 19 °C Thursday 28 July, 2016

#European Commission

# european-commission - Yesterday’s News

SPONSORED

# european-commission - Yesterday’s News

# european-commission - Thursday 14 July, 2016

A major business lobby group wants a €1 BILLION social housing spend

Businesses are increasingly viewing the homeless crisis in Ireland as an obstacle to economic growth.

# european-commission - Monday 27 June, 2016

Ryanair cancels 166 flights (including 12 in Dublin) over French strike action

Ryanair cancels 166 flights (including 12 in Dublin) over French strike action

Some 30,000 customers will have their flights cancelled tomorrow.

# european-commission - Thursday 2 June, 2016

European Commission confirms its view that we are no longer exempt from water charges

The “Irish exemption” ended when we introduced water charges, the European Commission has told TheJournal.ie.

# european-commission - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Is Ireland set to go to war with the European Commission over water charges?

The Commission today issued a statement apparently saying that Ireland is no longer exempt from water charges.

# european-commission - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Poll: Is Ireland right to introduce health warnings on alcohol products? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is Ireland right to introduce health warnings on alcohol products?

11 EU countries have cried foul at the previous government’s plans to introduce five separate health warnings on alcohol bottles.

# european-commission - Friday 6 May, 2016

From The42 Foley names Munster side that'll aim to secure Champions Cup qualification European Commission

Foley names Munster side that'll aim to secure Champions Cup qualification

Dave Kilcoyne will make his 100th appearance as Munster bring their season to an end against the Scarlets.

# european-commission - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Google's latest EU headache could end up affecting how your phone operates

The European Commission has accused Android of abusing its own dominant position to promote its own services.

# european-commission - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

The EU is planning a serious clampdown on multinational tax planning

It is estimated that “aggressive corporate tax planning” leads to an annual loss of tax revenue to the EU of around €50 to €70 billion.

# european-commission - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

Why did Europe delay a report that criticised Ireland until after the election?

It says it did not want to be seen to be interfering.

# european-commission - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Europe says it’s OK for the boss to snoop on your private messages at work

The ruling comes after a Romanian engineer was fired over private Yahoo Messenger chats.

# european-commission - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

EU to Ireland: We’re not stopping you from dredging

The European Commission has said any suggestion EU environmental rules are to blame for the recent severe flooding is “completely without foundation”.

# european-commission - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Joan Burton has spoken about having Eamon Gilmore ‘shot at dawn’

Gilmore has suggested he was thrown to the wolves by his former deputy upon stepping down as Labour leader in July 2014.

# european-commission - Monday 14 September, 2015

Why can Germany close its borders and what does it mean for the EU?

Germany, Austria, Slovakia and Poland have opted to introduce temporary border controls.

# european-commission - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

From Business ETC The European Union has a bone to pick with Disneyland Consumer Rights

The European Union has a bone to pick with Disneyland

Are customers some certain countries being charged more?

# european-commission - Monday 27 July, 2015

France is in trouble for not taking back millions it gave to Ryanair

The EU wants €10 million in state aid recovered.

# european-commission - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

The EU has started naming and shaming the world’s worst tax havens

We’re looking at you, Bermuda.

# european-commission - Monday 18 May, 2015

From The42 Embarrassment for Michel Platini as Financial Fair Play rules set to be relaxed Backtracking

Embarrassment for Michel Platini as Financial Fair Play rules set to be relaxed

Because of a litany of pending legal proceedings across various European courts, Uefa president admits FFP regulations’ will be eased’.

# european-commission - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

From Business ETC Here’s why it’s likely you STILL won’t be able to watch BBC online in Ireland Sherlock Blocked

Here’s why it’s likely you STILL won’t be able to watch BBC online in Ireland

The EU wants to overhaul digital markets, but a few key things are off the table.

# european-commission - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Apple could be forced to pay 10 years of back taxes to Ireland

And it’s worried that could take a big bite out of its bottom line.

# european-commission - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From Business ETC The EU is charging Google with abuse of power Dominant Position

The EU is charging Google with abuse of power

And the tech giant could be slapped with fines worth €6 billion – if the case ever gets that far.

# european-commission - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

From Business ETC Poll: Would you pay extra to know where your food came from? Paddock To Plate This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you pay extra to know where your food came from?

Most people want better labelling on country-of-origin, but that change could come at a price.

# european-commission - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Why your food can include a United Nations of meats and you will probably never know

But do people really care what meat makes its way into their lasagne?

# european-commission - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

From Business ETC ‘I do not think allowing Anglo to collapse would have been the right thing to do’ Too Big To Fail

‘I do not think allowing Anglo to collapse would have been the right thing to do’

Former IMF and Irish financial official Dónal Donovan gives his 2c at the banking inquiry.

# european-commission - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Ryanair is off the hook for millions in Irish air travel taxes

Low-cost airline: 1. European Commission: 0.

# european-commission - Friday 23 January, 2015

€100 water charges grant WON’T be scrapped, despite EU concerns

The European Commission is concerned about the Government’s revised water charges package.

# european-commission - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Ryanair wins another ‘screenscraping’ case against a website

The airline has hit out at the sites, asking people to book on its own site.

# european-commission - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Should Ireland give more money to those in need abroad?

A new survey also revealed the Irish public’s want to increase the budget for foreign aid.

# european-commission - Friday 19 December, 2014

From Business ETC Ireland owes the EU €1 million for an outstanding fruit and veg bill Open All Hours

Ireland owes the EU €1 million for an outstanding fruit and veg bill

And you thought Marks and Spencer’s was pricey…

# european-commission - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Environment Department denies Europe could force us to pay higher water charges

Independent MEP Marian Harkin said the Commission could tell the Government to increase the controversial charge.

# european-commission - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

One in six Irish people have NEVER used the internet

65% of Irish people said they use the internet every day.

Like Dublin Bay prawns? Irish fishermen are allowed to catch more of them

Ireland convinced the European Commission’s to change their mind on fish quotas.

# european-commission - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

From Business ETC Walt Disney paid less than 1% tax on its billion-dollar profits: Luxleaks Taking The Mickey

Walt Disney paid less than 1% tax on its billion-dollar profits: Luxleaks

Pressure is mounting on European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.

# european-commission - Monday 8 December, 2014

From Business ETC Ireland is getting ‘kicked around’ by big European countries on tax: Hayes Kicking Back

Ireland is getting ‘kicked around’ by big European countries on tax: Hayes

The luxleaks scandal has given Germany and France “cover” to push their agendas, the MEP says.

# european-commission - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Opinion: France flouts the eurozone rules Ireland was beaten down with EU

Opinion: France flouts the eurozone rules Ireland was beaten down with

The French prime minister has insisted that “France must be respected, it is a big country.”

# european-commission - Thursday 27 November, 2014

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Catch up as you wake up

He’s only in the job 27 days but the EC boss has already survived a motion of no confidence

So much for getting it easy because you’re the new guy.

Ireland is allowing unmarked fuel to be used in private boats, so Europe is taking us to court

The European Commission asked Ireland to change legislation, and they haven’t.

# european-commission - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

‘Christmas has come early’: Jean-Claude Juncker has a €315bn ‘kickstart’ for Europe

But will Ireland get any money from a plan already criticised for being “scant on detail”?

# european-commission - Monday 24 November, 2014

From Business ETC Explainer: The European Parliament wants to break up Google, but why? New Battles

Explainer: The European Parliament wants to break up Google, but why?

And is such a thing even possible?

1 2 3 4 5