A new EU policy to support Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration of former combatants 
Today, the High Representative and the European Commission put forward the European Union’s new policy to support disarmament, demobilisation and reintegration of former combatants (DDR), as part of the EU’s wider contribution to peacebuilding. 

Questions and Answers: A new EU policy in support of Disarmament, Demobilisation and Reintegration of former combatants
Disarmament, demobilisation and reintegration of former combatants (DDR) is the process by which individuals or groups voluntarily lay down their arms, break away from military structures, and transition to live sustainably as civilians in communities. 

Sustainable financing for the Hungarian economy: MFB reinforces its advisory services with EU support

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The Philippines: European Union provides €1.7 million to support those affected by typhoon Rai
The European Union has decided to allocate an initial €1.7 million in humanitarian funding for the provision of emergency assistance to those most affected by typhoon Rai in the Philippines, locally known as typhoon Odette.

EU continues supporting education of refugees and addressing migration in Turkey with additional €560 million
The European Commission adopted two financing decisions, amounting to €560 million, to support inclusive quality education for refugees in Turkey and access to higher education as well as for migration and border protection as part of an additional €3 billion announced by President von der Leyen

Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Nuance by Microsoft
The European Commission has approved unconditionally, under the EU Merger Regulation, the proposed acquisition of Nuance Communications, Inc. (‘Nuance’) by Microsoft Corporation (‘Microsoft’). The Commission concluded that the transaction would raise no competition concerns in the EEA.

State aid: Commission approves €2.55 billion Portuguese restructuring aid in favour of TAP Group and €107 million compensation for damages suffered due to coronavirus pandemic 
Today, the European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules: (i) €2.55 billion of restructuring aid to enable the Group Transportes Aéreos Portugueses SGPS S.A. (‘TAP SGPS’) and the airline TAP Air Portugal return to viability; and (ii) €107.1 million aid to compensate TAP Air Portugal.

Aiuti di Stato: la Commissione invita a formulare osservazioni sulla proposta di revisione delle linee guida sugli aiuti di Stato alle imprese ferroviarie
La Commissione europea ha avviato oggi una consultazione pubblica tramite lo strumento EU Survey con la quale invita tutte le parti interessate a presentare osservazioni su una proposta di revisione delle linee guida del 2008 sugli aiuti di Stato alle imprese ferroviarie (“linee guida sugli aiuti alle ferrovie”).

State aid: Commission approves €88 million German support to compensate Deutsche Bahn for damages suffered by its subsidiary DB Cargo due to the coronavirus outbreak
The European Commission has found a €88 million German support measure in favour of Deutsche Bahn AG to be in line with EU State aid rules. 

State aid: Commission approves €57.4 million restructuring aid to Croatian mechanical engineering company Ðuro Ðaković
The European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, Croatia’s plans to grant mechanical engineering company Ðuro Ðaković d.d. (‘Đuro Đaković) restructuring aid to the for a total amount of €57.4 million (HRK 430.6 million). 

State aid: Commission approves €9.8 million Belgian measure to recapitalise Brussels South Charleroi Airport in the context of the coronavirus outbreak
The European Commission has approved Belgian plans to grant up to €19.2 million for the recapitalisation of the Brussels South Charleroi Airport SA (“BSCA”). The measure was approved under the State aid Temporary Framework.

Questions and Answers on the Commission’s proposal to end the misuse of shell entities 

Tassazione equa: la Commissione presenta una proposta per il rapido recepimento dell’accordo internazionale sulla tassazione minima delle multinazionali
Oggi la Commissione europea ha proposto una direttiva che garantisce un’aliquota fiscale effettiva minima per le attività mondiali dei grandi gruppi multinazionali.

Sahel food crisis: EU allocates €15 million in additional humanitarian funding
The EU has allocated €15 million in additional humanitarian funding to Africa’s Sahel region, in response to the unprecedented food crisis affecting more than 8.7 million people in Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger and Mauritania.

Syria: €10 million to help vulnerable people in Syria affected by the drought
The EU mobilised an additional €10 million to help people in Syria. This funding brings total EU humanitarian support to Syria in 2021 to €141 million. 

Rule of Law: Commission launches infringement procedure against Poland for violations of EU law by its Constitutional Tribunal
Today, the European Commission has decided to launch an infringement procedure against Poland because of serious concerns with respect to the Polish Constitutional Tribunal and its recent case law.

Questions and Answers on Minimum corporate taxation

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Opening remarks by Commissioner Gentiloni at the press conference on the implementation of the OECD agreement on a global minimum level of taxation and on an initiative to prevent the misuse of shell entities 

State aid: Commission approves €71.4 million Portuguese measure to further compensate TAP Air Portugal for damages suffered due to coronavirus pandemic 
Today, the European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, a €71.4 million Portuguese aid measure to further support TAP Air Portugal in the context of the coronavirus pandemic.

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