NEWS FROM MONTENEGRO

17.04.2015 - European Commission statement following the meeting between the Prime Minister of Montenegro, Milo Djukanovic and Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker

President Juncker met with Prime Minister of Montenegro Milo Đukanović. This was the President's first meeting with the Prime Minister ...

14.04.2015 - What does a united Europe mean to you?

The European Commission has launched a video competition entitled “What does a united Europe mean to you?” for young people (aged 13-15) ...

08.04.2015 - Contribution to the 2015 Report on Montenegro

In October 2015, the European Commission will publish the 2015 Report on Montenegro. The views and insights of the civil society in this regard are of great importance. ...

30.03.2015 - Two new negotiation chapters opened

Two new negotiating chapters were opened today at the Inter-Governmental Accession Conference (IGC) with Montenegro held in Brussels: Chapter 16 on Taxation and Chapter 30 on External Relations. ...

EU NEWS

22.04.2015 - More freedom for Member States to decide on the GMOs use for food & feed

Today the Commission presents the outcome of its review of the decision-making process for the authorisation of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) as food and feed. This review derives from the Political Guidelines presented to the European Parliament in July 2014, on the basis of which this Commission was elected. ...

22.04.2015 - As of today, a more flexible approach towards use of GMOs:

The proposal adopted today by the Commission sends a strong signal to citizens that Europe takes into account their concerns, which may vary from one country to another. The new approach aims to achieve the right balance between maintaining an EU authorisation system and the freedom for Member States to decide on the use of GMOs on their territory. ...

20.04.2015 - Press release on Federica Mogherini’s meeting with Italy Prime Minister Matteo Renzi

The HRVP Federica Mogherini had on Sunday a meeting with the Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi after the new tragedy of migrants drowned in the Mediterranean. ...