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State aid: EU Commission approves a €2.6 million Czech scheme to support companies affected by coronavirus outbreak in the Moravia-Silesia region

The European Commission has approved a €2.6 million Czech scheme to support companies affected by the coronavirus outbreak. The scheme, set up by the Moravia-Silesia region, was approved under the State aid Temporary Framework adopted by the Commission on 19 March 2020, as amended on 3 April 2020 and 8 May 2020. The public support […]

State aid: EU Commission approves €21 million Belgian scheme to support the production of coronavirus-relevant products in the Flemish region

The European Commission has approved a €21 million Belgian scheme to support the production of coronavirus-relevant medical products, equipment, technologies and raw materials in the Flemish region. The scheme was approved under the State aid Temporary Framework adopted by the Commission on 19 March 2020, as amended on 3 April 2020 and 8 May 2020. […]

Spain region change of phase 1-6-2020

These are the main requests of the communities for a change of phase in view of Monday 1st June: Andalusia: The Board requested that Malaga and Granada move to phase 2 next Monday. The rest of the region is already in it. Balearic Islands: the Government requested the change to phase 3 for the whole […]

EU mobilises international donors to support Venezuelan refugees and migrants and countries in the region

Today, the European Union and the Spanish Government convened the International Donors’ Conference in solidarity with Venezuelan refugees and migrants and countries in the region, with the support of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the International Organisation for Migration (IOM). International donors pledged a total of €2.544 billion (of which €595 […]

Coronavirus global response: EU provides humanitarian support in Horn of Africa region

The Commission is providing an additional €105.5 million to countries in the Horn of Africa as the coronavirus pandemic risks worsening the humanitarian situation across the region where many continue to suffer from armed conflict, displacement, and recurrent droughts and floods. Furthermore, a large-scale infestation of locusts threatens food security and livelihoods of many vulnerable […]

State aid: EU Commission approves €200,000 direct grant scheme to support agricultural and aquaculture sectors in Brussels-Capital region following coronavirus outbreak

The European Commission has approved a €200,000 Belgian regional scheme to support agricultural and aquaculture sectors in the Brussels-Capital region in the context of the coronavirus outbreak. The scheme was approved under the State aid Temporary Framework adopted by the Commission on 19 March 2020, as amended on 3 April 2020. Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager, […]

State aid: EU Commission approves €50 million Italian subsidised loans scheme to support agriculture, forestry and fishery sectors affected by coronavirus outbreak in Friuli Venezia Giulia region

The European Commission has approved a €50 million Italian scheme to support the agricultural, forestry and fishery sectors in the Friuli Venezia Giulia region in the context of the coronavirus outbreak. The scheme was approved under the State aid Temporary Framework adopted by the Commission on 19 March 2020, as amended on 3 April 2020. […]

Coronavirus Spain stats 21-4-2020 by region

The number of deaths due to coronavirus in Spain has increased slightly in the last 24 hours compared to Monday. There are now 21,282 deaths after 430 people died in the last 24 hours. The number of infections has risen to 204,178, while the number of patients cured is 82,514.

Cohesion Policy: strengthening cooperation in the Danube Region to face challenges together

The European Commission welcomes the revised Action Plan of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region which provides a cooperation framework for the 14 EU and non-EU participating countries, including new strategic actions for EU policy implementation. Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms, Elisa Ferreira, said: “Cooperation is at the essence of Cohesion Policy, which is […]