Speech - Europe’s railways: on track to the future European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Siim Kallas Vice President of the European Commission Speech - InnoTrans 2014 Berlin, 23 September 2014 Ladies and Gentlemen, This is my third time to speak at Innotrans - an event that has fast become known as the largest rail industry event in the world.
Speech - Presenting the Annual Competition Report European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Joaquin ALMUNIA Vice President of the European Commission responsible for Competition policy Speech - European Parliament – ECON Committee Brussels, 23 September 2014 Chairman Gualtieri, Honourable Members, Ladies and Gentlemen: This is the last in a long string of appearances before the ECON committee.
September 2014: Flash Consumer Confidence Indicator European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 September 2014 September 2014September 2014 In September 2014, the DG ECFIN flash estimate of the consumer confidence indicator continued to decline in both the EU (by 1.6 points to -8.0) and the euro area (by 1.4 points to -11.4) compared to August.
EU to observe elections in Mozambique European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 September 2014 Following an invitation from the Mozambican authorities, the European Union has deployed an Election Observation Mission (EOM) to Mozambique to observe the Presidential, Legislative and Provincial Elections scheduled for 15 October 2014.
Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into acquisition of controlling stake in De Vijver Media by Liberty Global European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 September 2014 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether the proposed acquisition of joint control over De Vijver Media by Liberty Global, Corelio and Waterman & Waterman, is in line with the EU Merger Regulation.
Environment: 17 companies nominated for the 2014 European Business Awards for the Environment European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 September 2014 Rome, 19 September– The shortlist for the 2014 European Business Awards for the Environment (EBAE) has been revealed, following a two-day jury meeting in Rome, Italy. The 17 finalists come from 10 countries.
EU boosts its cooperation on sustainable energy with developing countries European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 September 2014 European Commission President José Manuel Barroso will tomorrow co-sign joint declarations in New York to reinforce energy cooperation with five African countries: Cabo Verde, Côte d'Ivoire, Liberia, Togo and Rwanda.
Erasmus Impact Study confirms EU student exchange scheme boosts employability and job mobility European Commission Press release Brussels, 22 September 2014 Young people who study or train abroad not only gain knowledge in specific disciplines, but also strengthen key transversal skills which are highly valued by employers.
Media arrangements European Commission MEMO Brussels, 22 September 2014 Media arrangements Trilateral gas talks between Vice-President Oettinger, Russian Energy Minister Novak and Ukrainian Energy Minister Prodan The next trilateral ministerial meeting between Vice-President Oettinger, Russian Energy Minister Novak and Ukrainian Energy Minister Prodan on energy security will take place on Friday 26...
Erasmus Impact Study: Key findings European Commission MEMO Brussels, 22 September 2014 IP/14/1025 What is the objective and methodology of the Erasmus Impact Study? The Erasmus Impact Study (EIS) aims to answer two major questions. Firstly, it analyses the effects of Erasmus student mobility in relation to studies and placements on individual skills enhancement, employability...