July 2014: Economic Sentiment stable in the euro area, decreasing slightly in the EU European Commission Press release Brussels, 30 July 2014 July 2014July 2014 In July the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) remained broadly stable in the euro area (+0.1 points at 102.2),1 while it decreased slightly in the EU (by 0.6 points to 105.8).
EU scales up funding in response to Ebola outbreak in West Africa European Commission Press release Brussels, 30 July 2014 The European Commission is allocating an additional €2 million to respond to the worst Ebola outbreak ever recorded. This brings the Commission's aid to fight the Ebola epidemic in West Africa to €3.9 million.
Digital privacy: EU-wide logo and “data protection impact assessments” aim to boost the use of RFID systems European Commission Press release Brussels, 30 July 2014 New EU-wide technical standards have been agreed that will help users of Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) smart chips and systems comply with EU Data Protection rules and the Commission’s 2009 recommendation on RFID (see IP/09/740).
Transport: EU supports key TEN-T infrastructure projects with over €320 million European Commission Press release Brussels, 30 July 2014 In the last Calls of the trans-European transport network (TEN-T) Programme the European Commission selected a total of 106 projects that will benefit from over €320 million in EU support for improving transport infrastructure across Europe.
European Commission adopts ‘Partnership Agreement’ with Portugal on using EU Structural and Investment Funds for growth and jobs in 2014-2020 Press release Brussels, 30 July 2014 European Commission The European Commission has adopted a "Partnership Agreement" with Portugal setting down the strategy for the optimal use of European Structural and Investment Funds throughout the country.
Daily News of 2014-07-30 MEX 14 / 30.07 DAILY NEWS 30 / 07 / 14 Agreement on additional restrictive measures against Russia Following the agreement by the European Union on a package of significant additional restrictive measures targeting sectoral cooperation and exchanges with the Russian Federation, President of the European Commission José Manuel Barroso...
Conclusão do Acordo de Parceria Comissão europeia [Só faz fé o texto proferido] José Manuel Durão Barroso Presidente da Comissão Europeia Conferência de Imprensa, Palácio de São Bento Lisboa, 30 julho 2014 Muitas Senhoras, Meus Senhores, Boa tarde, Hoje é um dia muito importante para Portugal e para a Comissão Europeia.
Unemployment rate for non-EU citizens notably higher than for nationals in the EU28 - 30 July 2014 Migrant integration in the labour market in 2013 In 2013 in the EU28, the unemployment rate for non-EU citizens1 (21.3%) aged 20 to 642 was more than twice the level for citizens of the reporting country (10.0%), referred to as “nationals1”.
G-7 Leaders Statement on Ukraine European Commission Statement 30 July 2014 We, the leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States, the President of the European Council and the President of the European Commission, join in expressing our grave concern about Russia’s continued actions to undermine Ukraine’s sovereignty, territorial integrity...
Statement by Cecilia Malmström on the first World Day against Trafficking in Persons European Commission Brussels, 30 July 2014 Statement "Trafficking in human beings is a gross violation of human rights and knows no borders. Unscrupulous criminals target women and men, girls and boys, and exploit them for abhorrent forms of exploitation: from sexual exploitation, to forced labour and forced criminality.