Speech by President Juncker at the Plenary Session of the European Parliament ahead of the European Council meeting of 22 and 23 March 2018 European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Strasbourg, 13 March 2018 Monsieur le Président, re-bonjour. Mesdames et Messieurs les députés, Just under two weeks ago I returned from a tour around the Western Balkans. It was a memorable trip for many reasons.
Speech by President Juncker at the Plenary Session of the European Parliament on the guidelines on the framework of future EU-UK relations European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Strasbourg, 13 March 2018 Monsieur le Président, bonjour. Mesdames et Messieurs les députés, Il y a 349 jours, le 29 mars 2017, le Royaume-Uni a notifié au Conseil européen son intention de quitter l'Union européenne.
January 2018 compared with December 2017 - Industrial production down by 1.0% in euro area - Down by 0.7% in EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 13 March 2018 In January 2018 compared with December 2017, seasonally adjusted industrial production fell by 1.0% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.7% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
Fourth quarter of 2017 compared with the third quarter of 2017 - Employment up by 0.3% in the euro area and by 0.2% in the EU28 - +1.6% and +1.5% respectively compared with the fourth quarter of 2016 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 13 March 2018 The number of persons employed increased by 0.3% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.2% in the EU28 in the fourth quarter of 2017 compared with the previous quarter, according to national accounts estimates published by Eurostat, the statistical office of...
Déclaration par Michel Barnier devant la session plénière du Parlement européen sur les négociations Article 50 avec le Royaume-Uni European Commission - Statement Strasbourg, 13 March 2018 Merci Monsieur le Président Tajani, à vous, et aussi au President Juncker de me permettre de m'exprimer au terme de ce débat que nous avons écouté avec beaucoup d'attention.
State aid: Commission opens in-depth investigation into restructuring support for Romanian energy producer CE Hunedoara European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 March 2018 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether various public support measures from Romania in favour of energy producer Complexul Energetic Hunedoara are in line with EU rules on State aid to companies in difficulty.
Tackling disinformation online: Expert Group advocates for more transparency among online platforms European Commission - Press release Strasbourg, 12 March 2018 In a report handed over today to Commissioner for the Digital Economy and Society Mariya Gabriel, the High-Level Expert Group on Fake News and Disinformation spread online suggests a definition of the phenomenon and makes a series of recommendations.
Commission launches Knowledge Centre to boost food quality and step up the fight against food fraud European - Press release Commission Brussels, 12 March 2018 Responding to consumer concerns about food quality and fraudulent practices concerning food, the European Commission will tomorrow launch a Knowledge Centre for Food Fraud and Quality, operated by the Joint Research Centre.
Protecting European consumers: toys and cars top the list of dangerous products detected European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 March 2018 Today, the European Commission releases its 2017 report on the Rapid Alert System for dangerous products. The report shows that in 2017, the Rapid Alert System was increasingly used by national authorities with more than 2,000 alerts on dangerous products circulated...
EU expands its support to Libyan municipalities to enhance access to basic and social services for migrants and Libyans European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 March 2018 A new programme worth €50 million, to improve the living conditions and resilience of vulnerable populations in key Libyan municipalities has been adopted under the European Union Emergency Trust Fund for Africa (North of Africa window).