December 2017 - Euro area international trade in goods surplus €25.4 bn - €14.3 bn surplus for EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 15 February 2018 The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in December 2017 was €180.7 billion, an increase of 1.0% compared with December 2016 (€179.0 bn).
CALENDRIER du 19 au 25 février 2018 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 16 February 2018 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 19 février 2018 Agriculture and Fisheries Council Eurogroup Mr Frans Timmermans receives Mr Wopke Hoekstra, Minister of Finance of the Netherlands.
Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed merger between Praxair and Linde European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 February 2018 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed merger between Praxair and Linde under the EU Merger Regulation. The Commission is concerned that the merger may reduce competition in the supply of several crucial gases, like oxygen...
State aid: Commission approves Belgian certificates schemes for renewable electricity and high-efficiency cogeneration in Flanders European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 February 2018 The European Commission has concluded the certificates schemes for renewable electricity and high-efficiency cogeneration implemented in Flanders (Belgium) to be in line with EU State aid rules. The two schemes contribute to reaching EU energy and climate goals whilst preserving competition.
European Defence Fund delivers new pan-European research projects Commission - Press release European Brussels, 16 February 2018 The European Defence Fund continues to deliver with another set of EU-funded defence research projects. The Fund, launched by President Juncker in June 2017, is a catalyst for the creation of a strong EU defence industry.
Daily News 16 / 02 / 2018 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 16 / 02 / 2018 Brussels, 16 February 2018 President Juncker attends the Munich Security Conference President Juncker will participate tomorrow in the Munich Security Conference, together with First Vice-President Frans Timmermans, Commissioners Johannes Hahn, Elżbieta Bieńkowska, and Julian King.
Rede von Präsident Jean-Claude Juncker anlässlich der 54. Münchner Sicherheitskonferenz Europäische Kommission - Rede - [Es gilt das gesprochene Wort] Rede Munich, 17. Februar 2018 Grüß Gott und Guten Tag. Ich wollte heute Morgen einige einleitende Bemerkungen machen und dann rede ich mit Wolfgang Ischinger und mit Ihnen allen, wenn es möglich ist.