October 2016- Euro area unemployment at 9.8%- EU28 at 8.3% European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 1 December 2016 The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 9.8% in October 2016, down from 9.9% in September 2016 and from 10.6% in October 2015. This is the lowest rate recorded in the euro area since July 2009.
Communiqué de presse Président du Conseil européen Donald Tusk, Président de la Commission européenne Jean-Claude Juncker, Président du Parlement européen Martin Schulz et du Président de la République de Tunisie Beji Caid Essebsi Commission européenne - Déclaration Bruxelles, le 1er décembre 2016 Cette première visite d'un Président tunisien aux institutions de l'Union européenne intervient à l'heure où nous célébrons le 40ème anniversaire du premier accord de coopération.
Statement by Vice-President Ansip at the press conference to announce new tax rules to support e-commerce and online businesses in the EU European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 1 December 2016 Online trading is a booming market, for buyers as well as sellers. Europe could be making so much more of it. In the plan to build a Digital Single Market, we promised to tackle the obstacles holding back the growth...
Statement by Commissioner Věra Jourová on the European Parliament consent vote on the conclusion of the EU-U.S. data protection "Umbrella Agreement" European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 1 December 2016 On the occasion of the final vote by the European Parliament on the conclusion of the EU-U.S. Data Protection "Umbrella Agreement", Justice Commissioner Věra Jourová said: "I welcome the strong positive vote of the European Parliament on the conclusion of...
CALENDRIER du 5 décembre au 11 décembre 2016 European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 2 December 2016 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 5 décembre President Jean-Claude Juncker receives Mr Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
Green bonds: New study shows extraordinary growth and signals potential in financing Europe's climate and environment goals European Commission - Press release Brussels, 2 December 2016 A study released by the European Commission today shows that green bonds have enjoyed extraordinary growth, since they were first issued in 2007. The study on the potential and functioning of green bond markets also identifies key bottlenecks and measures to...
Daily News 02 / 12 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 02 / 12 / 2016 Brussels, 2 December 2016 Vice-President Ansip and Commissioner Oettinger at Telecoms Council to discuss key Digital Single Market initiatives Today, the Council of Ministers in charge of telecoms is set to make significant progress regarding key Digital Single...
October 2016 compared with September 2016- Industrial producer prices up by 0.8% in euro area- Up by 1.0% in EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 2 December 2016 In October 2016, compared with September 2016, industrial producer prices rose by 0.8% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.0% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
Statement by Commissioner Marianne Thyssen on the occasion of the International Day of Persons with disabilities European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 2 December 2016 The International Day of Persons with disabilities is about people and their rights. It is an occasion to recall how people with disabilities and their representatives have been and remain drivers of policy change around the world.
The EU is providing aid worth €213.5 million to Tunisia for reforms and funding social infrastructure European Commission - Press release Brussels, 5 December 2016 The European Commission reaffirms its support to Tunisia with a new financial assistance package worth a total of €213.5 million for reforms and funding social infrastructure.