Daily Archives: October 8, 2015

Written question – Illegal trade in electrical and electronic waste – E-012948/2015

Dozens of poor countries in Africa and Asia have become ‘digital landfill sites’ for the industrialised world, since each year millions of tonnes of electrical and electronic waste are being legally or illegally deposited there, creating severe environmental and public …

Remarks of Commissioner Avramopoulos at the Press Conferences of the Justice and Home Affairs Council

Press Conference on Migration Session

First of all, let me thank Jean Asselborn and the Luxembourgish Presidency for the consistently excellent work and cooperation in dealing with the ongoing refugee crisis.

Today is another day of European joint progress.

First, …

Text adopted – Follow up to the European citizens' initiative Right2Water – P8_TA-PROV(2015)0294 – Tuesday, 8 September 2015 – Strasbourg – Provisional edition

The European Parliament,

–  having regard to Council Directive 98/83/EC of 3 November 1998 on the quality of water intended for human consumption(1) (hereinafter ‘the Drinking Water Directive’),

–  having regard to Directive 2000/60/EC of the European Parliament and …

Remarks of Commissioner Avramopoulos at the Press Conference after the Migration Session of the Justice and Home Affairs Council

First of all, let me thank Jean Asselborn and the Luxembourgish Presidency for the consistently excellent work and cooperation in dealing with the ongoing refugee crisis.

Today is another day of European joint progress.

First, I have informed Member States …

Nasdaq’s SMARTS Launches Trade Surveillance Monitoring for Dark Pools

New Capabilities Brings Transparency to Dark Trading Activity

NEW YORK, Oct. 8, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nasdaq (Nasdaq:NDAQ), the world’s leading provider of trade surveillance technology to marketplaces, regulators and market participants, has officially launched new trade surveillance monitoring capabilities …