Daily Archives: 19, January 2013


19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — Lloyds Banking Group announces Alzheimer’s Society and Alzheimer Scotland as its Charity of the Year Partnership for 2013 and 2014. First Ever UK-Wide Dementia Carers Programme Chosen by a Group-wide colleague vote, the funds raised during the … Read the full press release

EU-Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) Summit Santiago de Chile, 26-27 January 2013

EU RELATIONS WITH LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN Brussels, 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — In recent years, the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) have collectively enjoyed strong economic growth (over the past 3 years, average GDP growth of 4.5% at … Read the full press release


Intesa Sanpaolo conferma il proprio impegno per la sostenibilità ambientale Enel.si, società di Enel Green Power, collabora per una serie di programmi per l’efficienza energetica del gruppo bancario Milano, Roma, 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — Intesa Sanpaolo e Enel Green Power, con  Enel.si, … Read the full press release


EU-BRAZIL Summit. (Brasilia, Brazil, 24 January 2013) Brussels, 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — The EU-Brazil strategic partnership was established at the first bilateral summit in July 2007, in recognition of both sides’ political and economic importance. Regular high level visits, cooperation in a … Read the full press release

OeNB-Direktorium bestätigt Konzept für Goldreservenlagerung

Wien, 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — Das Direktorium der Oesterreichischen Nationalbank (OeNB) hat das bestehende Lagerstellenkonzept für die Goldreserven der OeNB sorgfältig evaluiert und als weiterhin gültig bestätigt. Die OeNB wird Gold wie bisher sowohl in Österreich als auch in jenen europäischen Ländern … Read the full press release

Strong and granular demand for EIB’s new EUR 5bn 5-year EARN

Transaction driven by strong demand from Central Banks and a granular European orderbook High quality, very granular – over 170 orders – and swift execution First EARN benchmark through mid-swaps since 2008 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — The European Investment Bank today … Read the full press release

Découverte de la signature géologique des forts séismes himalayens de 1255 et 1934

Une équipe de chercheurs français, népalais et singapouriens, impliquant le CEA et le CNRS, a pu mettre à jour l’existence de ruptures de surface liées à une très forte activité sismique, le long de la faille bordière de l’Himalaya. 19-1-2013 … Read the full press release

Tätigkeitsvorausschau 2013 des EDSB: Datenschutz ist über alle Politikbereiche der EU hinweg wichtig

Brüssel, 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — Heute hat der Europäische Datenschutzbeauftragte (EDSB) sein Arbeitsprogramm 2013 im Bereich der Beratung zu Rechtsetzungsvorschlägen veröffentlicht, eingeschlossen sein strategisches Planungsdokument, die Tätigkeitsvorausschau. Der EDSB identifiziert in diesem Dokument Themen von strategischer Bedeutung, die die Eckpfeiler seiner Beratungsarbeit … Read the full press release

Jetrea(TM) receives positive CHMP opinion, would become the first drug to treat sight-threatening vitreomacular traction and macular hole

Pivotal data showed Jetrea significantly resolved vitreomacular traction (VMT) and macular hole compared to placebo at day 28 (p<0.001)[1] Current standard of care for VMT is surgery or “watchful waiting” associated with further visual impairment that can lead to central … Read the full press release

OeNB warnt vor Betrugsversuch mit angeblichem Lotteriegewinn bzw. gefälschten Bankgarantien

Wien, 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — In den vergangenen Tagen wurden Privatpersonen von vermeintlichen Mitarbeiterinnen bzw. Mitarbeitern der Oesterreichischen Nationalbank (OeNB) telefonisch kontaktiert. Gegen Bezahlung einer Gebühr wurde diesen Personen die Auszahlung eines Lotteriegewinnes zugesagt. Die OeNB weist ausdrücklich darauf hin, dass es … Read the full press release

Generali: Pubblicazione del Documento Informativo relativo a operazioni con parti correlate

Trieste, 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — Generali rende noto che, in data odierna, è stato reso pubblico il Documento Informativo redatto in conformità allo schema di cui all’Allegato 4 del Regolamento recante disposizioni in materia di operazioni con parti correlate, adottato con … Read the full press release

Commissioner Oettinger welcomes ratification of TANAP gas pipeline agreement

Brussels, 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — EU Energy Commissioner Oettinger welcomes the ratification of TANAP gas pipeline agreement and the agreement completed today between the Shah Deniz 2 consortium and Nabucco consortium. Commissioner Oettinger said: “I am pleased to see that a crucial step towards … Read the full press release


The U.S. Air Force awarded BAE Systems a $25 million contract to help manage obsolete parts for aircraft, weapon systems, and a range of electronics and equipment. 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — The contract builds on the company’s expertise and leadership in … Read the full press release

European Capital of Culture: Commissioner Vassiliou opens Košice 2013 with Slovak President and Prime Minister

Brussels, 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth Androulla Vassiliou will join the President of the Slovak Republic, Ivan Gašparovič, Prime Minister Robert Fico, Culture Minister Marek Maďarič and Mayor Richard Raši in Košice on 20 January … Read the full press release

Veolia Environnement et le CEA concluent un accord stratégique de collaboration dans le domaine du démantèlement et de l’assainissement d’installations nucléaires

19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — Veolia Environnement et le CEA (Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives) ont conclu aujourd’hui un accord général de collaboration dans le domaine de l’assainissement – démantèlement d’installations nucléaires, ainsi qu’un accord spécifique concernant deux installations, l’une … Read the full press release

Road Transport: New European Driving Licence

Brussels, 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — From January 19th 2013, all new driving licences issued across the EU will be in the form of a plastic “credit card,” with a standard European format and tougher security protection. The new European licence will progressively … Read the full press release

Press statement by the President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy, following his meeting with the Prime Minister of Serbia Ivica Dačić

Brussels, 19-1-2013 — /europawire.eu/ — It was good to meet again with Prime Minister Ivica Dačić only a day after the latest round of discussions between Belgrade and Priština in the EU facilitated dialogue. In our discussions today, I welcomed the … Read the full press release