2015/02/26 - After being this harvest described by the French Ministry of Agriculture as "catastrophic" -production has fallen more than 60% in this country- Stéphane Le Foll, responsible for the portfolio, presented a series of measures to support the French olive sector in the current campaign. These include exemptions from social contributions or funding actions.
2015/02/25 - MEP Ivan Jakovčić introduced last week two proposals for resolution in the European Parliament related to the sector of olive oil. Specifically, the documents refer to measures to support and promote the European olive sector; and to protect consumers and producers.
2015/02/24 - More than a thousand chefs, restaurateurs, sommeliers, retailers of gourmet products, distributors and journalists gathered around the 41 mills exposed at Olimpremium, held at the Villa Magna Hotel (Madrid) yesterday, were tje Best EVOO Packaging Design Contest took place.
2015/02/23 - This year’s new extra virgin olive oil will be even more precious as there will be less of it, due to the difficult year that Italian olive growers have had. The first show case where it will be possible to taste and buy this year's production will be Olio Capitale, the most important fair
entirely dedicated to the best extra virgin olive oil, from 7 to 10 March 2015 at the Maritime Station in Trieste.
2015/02/20 - The Hotel Villa Magna in Madrid will host the III Olipremium show on Monday 23 February. It will bring together more than 40 mills that will expose a hundred EVOOs from the last harvest to professional chefs, hotel catering and cookery professionals.

2015/02/19 - Oil Mill Machinery,Equipment and Packing Show (Oleomaq) and the Olive-Growing Equipment and Techniques Show (Oleotec) are two top-level events in terms of exhibiting quality and volume of visitors and exhibitors, adapting to the needs of the olive market and offering the latest technological innovations and the most advanced machinery applied to the oil industry.

2015/02/18 - Gulfood has brought together more than 4,800 companies from 120 countries and 80,000 visitors in its twentieth anniversary. The fair -held from 8 to 12 February at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, located in the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) in United Arab Emirates- has become a strategic event for companies interested in expanding activity in this region and is an excellent platform to promote and identify business opportunities.
2015/02/17 - This year's competition in Verona focuses exclusively on olive oils from the Northern Hemisphere, with samples entered from Italy as well as Spain, Greece, Croatia, Slovenia, Portugal and Turkey. A panel of 13 international judges at work. Sol d'Oro Southern Hemisphere is scheduled next autumn for olive oils from the New World.
2015/02/16 - BIOFACH, the World's leading Trade Fair for Organic Food, that took place in Nuremberg (Germany), in association with VIVANESS, brought together 2,146 exhibitors and more than 44.000 visitors from 136 countries, from 11 to 14 February 2015.

2015/02/13 - Fiab, the Spanish Food & Drink Industry Federation will promote Olive Oil in Japan, Mexico, China and UK, among other countries in nine International Fairs during this year.