Expat News Tagged 'European Commission'

NGOs Urge EU To Protect Live, Work Rights For Foreigners

NGOs Urge EU To Protect Live, Work Rights For Foreigners

By Fiona Moore, for Expatbriefing.com, 27 March, 2017

More than 160 non-governmental organizations have called for the rights of non-EU people wanting to live and work across the European Union to be protected. Read full story »

Tags: expatriates | Citizenship | European Commission | law | employees | Non-Governmental Organisation | European Union (EU) | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Travel | Visas and Passports | Working Abroad | Welfare | Europe | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

EU Less Popular For Skilled Expats, Says OECD

EU Less Popular For Skilled Expats, Says OECD

By Hans Esser, for Expatbriefing.com, 14 June, 2016

Recruiting Immigrant Workers: Europe, a report released by the OECD on June 7, says the European Union should reform its legal policies on labor migration to enlarge its share of the "global talent pool." Read full story »

Tags: European Commission | training | Australia | Canada | New Zealand | United States | Employment | Expats | Europe | Work | North America

 

European Migration Network To Hold EU Conference

European Migration Network To Hold EU Conference

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 18 March, 2015

The Annual Conference of the European Migration Network, titled "Attracting and Retaining Talent in Europe," will take place on March 19 and 20, 2015, in Riga. Read full story »

Tags: business | European Commission | India | Expat Groups | Canada | New Zealand | Employment | Expats | Immigration | Working Abroad | Europe | Work | Working Abroad | Immigration | Working Abroad

 

Maltese Citizenship Program Draws 400 Applicants

Maltese Citizenship Program Draws 400 Applicants

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 23 January, 2015

Malta's Individual Investor Program, which offers a route to European Union citizenship for up to 1,800 individuals and their families, has so far attracted over 400 applicants from more than 40 countries. Read full story »

Tags: individuals | Wealth | investment | European Commission | Malta | European Union (EU) | Expat Services | Expats | Investment | Property Investment | Visas and Passports | Europe | Invest | Investment

 

Protection Orders Get Cross-EU Recognition

Protection Orders Get Cross-EU Recognition

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 12 January, 2015

The European Commission has announced that protection orders preventing violent offenders and stalkers from approaching their victims are to be recognized across the European Union. Read full story »

Tags: European Commission | law | enforcement | European Union (EU) | Expats | Welfare | Europe

 

Juncker Slams UK On Attitude To EU Migrants

Juncker Slams UK On Attitude To EU Migrants

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 16 December, 2014

The President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, has said that the UK needs to stop behaving as if people from Eastern Europe who are working in the country are criminals. Read full story »

Tags: European Commission | Expats | Immigration | Welfare | Europe | Lifestyle | Immigration | Lifestyle

 

European Commission Awards Cities For Disability-Friendly Improvements

European Commission Awards Cities For Disability-Friendly Improvements

By Fernand Gagnier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 09 December, 2014

The European Commission has announced the winners of its 2015 Access City Award, which highlights efforts to remove barriers for people with disabilities. Read full story »

Tags: European Commission | Slovenia | Luxembourg | Finland | Spain | Sweden | European Union (EU) | Expats | Welfare | Europe

 

Georgia Closer To EU Visa Liberalization

Georgia Closer To EU Visa Liberalization

By Edouard Berthier, for ExpatBriefing.com, 03 November, 2014

The European Commission has agreed that Georgia has met the initial requirements for dialogue on visa-free travel within the EU, with new laws in the areas of document security, asylum, anti-corruption, and anti-money laundering, as well as other measures. Read full story »

Tags: European Commission | law | agreements | Georgia | European Union (EU) | Expats | Visas and Passports | Europe

 

EU Driving Down Mobile Roaming Fees In Europe

EU Driving Down Mobile Roaming Fees In Europe

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 09 July, 2014

The European Commission's price cap on data downloading while roaming within the EU has been slashed from EUR0.45 (USD0.61) per megabyte down to EUR0.20, as part of a move towards a Connected Continent regulation that will see roaming charges scrapped altogether. Read full story »

Tags: European Commission | internet | regulation | Expat Services | Expats | Travel | Europe

 

EU Boost UCITS' Oversight To Assist Investors

EU Boost UCITS' Oversight To Assist Investors

By ExpatBriefing.com Editorial, 24 April, 2014

The European Fund and Asset Management Association has welcomed the adoption by the European Parliament of two important pieces of legislation to enhance safeguards for individual investors. Read full story »

Tags: Insurance | investment | European Commission | investment funds | legislation | standards | regulation | retail | Expats | Investment | Europe | Invest | Investment

 

 




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