European Commissioner Bieńkowska: We need fleet of European companies for climate-neutral economy

We must have a fleet of European companies, because they will be at the forefront of the transition to a neutral economy from the standpoint of climate impact, the European Commissioner for the Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Elzbieta Bieńkowska said on Friday. Today's discussion was very interesting. Badalau says informal meeting of competitiveness ministers to discuss single market integratedly

The contribution of entrepreneurship, SMEs, start-ups, and scale-ups to EU's competitiveness will be among the topics to be discussed at an informal meeting of the ministers responsible for Competitiveness (COMPET) - Internal Market and Industry section, Romania's Economy Minister Niculae Badalau said on Friday.

Commissioner Jourova: Activation of Art. 7 for Romania depends on what happens in the following days

The European Commission doesn't discuss yet about the activation of Article 7 in the case of Romania, but this depends on what will happen in the following days, on Thursday stated in Bucharest the European Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality Vera Jourova, who attended the "European Day of Competition and Consumers" conference.

European Commissioner for Energy: BRUA gas pipeline, fundamental for EC, regardless of its route

The BRUA gas pipeline is fundamental for the European Commission and it is important for the gas to reach Austria regardless of the route to be decided, European Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Canete said on Tuesday in Bucharest.

Commissioner Cretu:Not all Romanians benefit from economic growth;poverty increased significantly among children,rural environment

Not everybody benefits from the sustained economic growth of Romania and poverty among children and in the rural environment increased significantly, European Commissioner for Regional Policy Corina Cretu stated on Friday within the presentation conference of the Country Report for Romania, published by the European Commission on 27 February.

Bulgaria's EU Commissioner Mariya Gabriel Won "Talent in Politics 2018" Award

Bulgaria's EU Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, Mariya Gabriel, has won another anward for achievements, announced the EC Representation in Bulgaria on 19th of December. The French association, holding the prestigious annual competition "Women of Influence", awarded Mariya Gabriel in the category "Talent in Politics 2018" in this year's edition of the competition, reports BNT.

European commissioner calls for a 'wall of protection' around democratic institutions

The European Union's commissioner for migration, Greece's Dimitris Avramopoulos, on Monday called for measures to protect the country's democratic institutions, following a bomb attack against a major media outlet on Athens's southern coast.