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MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – VP/HR – Attack by Russian armed forces on Ukrainian vessels in the Sea of Azov – P-005963/2018

By   /  December 1, 2018  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Russia, United Kingdom, Written question  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – VP/HR – Attack by Russian armed forces on Ukrainian vessels in the Sea of Azov – P-005963/2018

Source: European Parliament Given that Russia’s recent actions pose a threat not only to Ukraine but also to its neighbours, EU Member States and Europe as a whole, what is the Commission’s view on the situation and what action is it planning to take to bring peace and political stability in relations between Russia and […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – EU Solidarity Fund – flooded areas – P-005949/2018

By   /  December 1, 2018  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, Economy, Education, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Health, Investment, Italy, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Written question  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – EU Solidarity Fund – flooded areas – P-005949/2018

Source: European Parliament Some European Union countries, including Italy, experienced severe floods between October and November 2018. The mountain areas of Friuli Venezia Giulia and Veneto have been particularly affected by many problems: roads blocked at various points, power cuts, damage to private homes, industrial and accommodation facilities, landslides, the devastation of woodland and forests. […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Commission’s response to the appointment of Stephan Harbart as a judge of the Federal Constitutional Court in Germany – P-005920/2018

By   /  December 1, 2018  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Germany, Justice, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Written question  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Commission’s response to the appointment of Stephan Harbart as a judge of the Federal Constitutional Court in Germany – P-005920/2018

Source: European Parliament The German Parliament decided to appoint Stephan Harbart, a prominent CDU politician and former vice chair of the party’s group in the Bundestag, as a judge at the Federal Constitutional Court, and then made him its Vice President the following day. Given that Harbart has been an active politician for the ruling […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Italian state railway’s purchase offer for Alitalia: the ‘new’ company, economic discontinuity and poor management – P-005965/2018

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  Aid, AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Italy, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Kingdom, Written question  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Italian state railway’s purchase offer for Alitalia: the ‘new’ company, economic discontinuity and poor management – P-005965/2018

Source: European Parliament The Italian state-appointed commissioners overseeing the sale of Alitalia accepted a binding purchase offer[1] from the state railway company, Ferrovie dello Stato (FS)[2]. The deal may well be finalised in 2019[3],[4]. The CEO of FS has already spoken of a done deal and mentioned that the trains are to be integrated into […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Ensuring legitimate voting by persons with dual citizenship in the European Union at the upcoming European elections – E-005660/2018

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Written question  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Ensuring legitimate voting by persons with dual citizenship in the European Union at the upcoming European elections – E-005660/2018

Source: European Parliament At the EP elections in 2019, the Hungarian government intends to enforce the election rule, which has been applied before, that provides the option of a postal ballot to Hungarian citizens who live abroad and have no address in Hungary. The law says that it is sufficient to give a notification address […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Family allowances for foreigners working in Austria – E-005652/2018

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, KB, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Written question  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Family allowances for foreigners working in Austria – E-005652/2018

Source: European Parliament On 24 October 2018, the Austrian Parliament adopted a law adjusting family allowances for foreigners working in Austria. Under this law, as of January 2019 the amount of family allowances that foreigners whose children do not live in Austria will receive will vary according to the price levels in the countries in […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Horizon 2020 – E-005748/2018

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  AM-NC, Brexit, British, CTF, DJF, Employment, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade, United Kingdom, Written question  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Horizon 2020 – E-005748/2018

Source: European Parliament The objective of Horizon 2020 is to bring research and innovation together. The programme is seen as ‘investing in Europe’s future and is the core of smart, sustainable and sound economic growth and the driving force in employment growth’. Horizon 2020’s strength lies in connecting a wide range of research institutions and […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Inclusion of ADCA in Annex XIV of the REACH Regulation – P-005931/2018

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Written question  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Inclusion of ADCA in Annex XIV of the REACH Regulation – P-005931/2018

Source: European Parliament Following the meeting of the REACH Committee on 25 October 2018, there are concerns that the Commission may consider amending Annex XIV of the REACH Regulation – Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 – to include Azodicarbonamide/1,2-diazenedicarbonamide (ADCA) after the Commission had previously decided not to include it in Annex XIV. ADCA is an essential […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Lowering of national co-financing rates – P-005951/2018

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, Italy, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Written question  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Lowering of national co-financing rates – P-005951/2018

Source: European Parliament National co-financing rates for some operational programmes (OPs) have been changed. As agreed with the Commission, which was keen to take decisions by the end of the year, the requests for changes were submitted before 15 October 2018. The current information system[1] and the rules on the annual closure of accounts make […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Written questions to the Commission – E-005735/2018

By   /  November 30, 2018  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Parliament, European Union, Eurozone, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Written question  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Written question – Written questions to the Commission – E-005735/2018

Source: European Parliament How many written questions from MEPs have been received so far this year? How many were answered: within six weeks of the date of submission; between six and ten weeks after the date of submission; later than ten weeks after the date of submission? How many remain outstanding and unanswered more than […]

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