Daily News 24 / 04 / 2017 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 24 / 04 / 2017 Brussels, 24 April 2017 Energy Union: EU invests €22.1 million supporting synergies between transport and energy sectors Today, EU Member States approved the Commission's proposal to invest €22.1 million in seven actions that will help develop sustainable and...
Provision of deficit and debt data for 2016 - first notification - Euro area and EU28 government deficit at 1.5% and 1.7% of GDP respectively - Government debt at 89.2% and 83.5% European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 24 April 2017 In 2016, the government deficit and debt of both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 decreased in relative terms compared with 2015. In the euro area the government deficit to GDP ratio fell from 2.1% in 2015 to 1.5% in 2016,...
Joint statement on the occasion of the European Immunisation Week by European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Vytenis Andriukaitis and WHO Regional Director for Europe Zsuzsanna Jakab European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 April 2017 Vaccination - we must not take the benefits for granted Vaccines have contributed to the health and wellbeing of everyone alive today in the European Union and the wider WHO European Region.
Antitrust: Commission confirms inspections in the mobile telecommunications sector in Sweden European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 April 2017 The European Commission can confirm that on 25 April 2017 its officials carried out unannounced inspections at the premises of companies active in the mobile telecommunications sector in Sweden.
EU pledges additional €116 million at Yemen Pledging Conference in Geneva for urgent needs of civilians European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 April 2017 The European Commission is announcing today at the United Nations in Geneva its intention to release further support of €116 million for those in need in Yemen. The support includes €46 million of emergency humanitarian aid and €70 million to support...
Daily News 25 / 04 / 2017 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 25 / 04 / 2017 Brussels, 25 April 2017 EU pledges additional €116 million at Yemen Pledging Conference in Geneva for urgent needs of civilians The European Commission is announcing today at the United Nations in Geneva its intention to release further support...
Speech by Commissioner Jourová on Law Enforcement Challenges in the Online Context - University of Luxemburg European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Luxembourg, 25 April 2017 Dear Koen, Dear Katalin, Ladies and gentlemen, Talking about the challenges that law enforcement authorities face in obtaining quickly e-evidence in the context of criminal investigations is crucial.
Fourth quarter of 2016 - Seasonally adjusted government deficit down to 1.4% of GDP in both the euro area and the EU28 - Driven by reduction in total expenditure European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 25 April 2017 In the fourth quarter of 2016, the seasonally adjusted general government deficit to GDP ratio stood at 1.4% in the euro area (EA19), a decrease compared with 1.6% in the third quarter of 2016.
Europe 2020 employment indicators - Employment rate of people aged 20 to 64 in the EU reached a new peak at 71.1% in 2016 - Seven Member States already achieved their 2020 targets European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 25 April 2017 In 2016, the employment rate of the population aged 20 to 64 in the European Union (EU) stood at 71.1%, up compared with both 2015 (70.1%) and its previous peak recorded in 2008 (70.3%).
Joint Statement by Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos and Prime Minister of Kosovo Isa Mustafa European Commission - Statement Brussels, 25 April 2017 Today European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos and Prime Minister of Kosovo Isa Mustafa met in Brussels to discuss the final steps needed to fulfil the remaining requirements of the visa liberalisation dialogue with Kosovo.