Statement by President Juncker following the earthquakes in central Italy European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 19 January 2017 It is with great sadness that I learnt this morning of the many people who lost their lives following the latest earthquakes to strike Italy and the hardship caused by severe weather conditions in the affected areas.
Daily News 18 / 01 / 2017 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 18 / 01 / 2017 Brussels, 18 January 2017 Investment Plan for Europe: Agreements unlock over EUR 1 billion in loans for SMEs The European Investment Fund (EIF) has signed agreements in France and Austria that will unlock over EUR 1 billion worth...
Discours du Président Juncker à l'occasion de la présentation du programme de la présidence maltaise du Conseil de l'Union européenne Commission européenne - Discours - [Seul le texte prononcé fait foi] Discours Discours Strasbourg, le 18 janvier 2017 Monsieur le Président, Mesdames et Messieurs les députés, Je voudrais d'abord, Monsieur le Président, vous féliciter chaleureusement d'avoir été porté à la tête de cette assemblée.
Statement by Commissioner Avramopoulos during his visit to Lesvos, Greece European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Lesvos, 18 January 2017 I am in Lesvos today to pass a very important message: that we all, Greeks, Europeans, have a humanitarian imperative to alleviate the situation here on the islands, for the migrants as well as for the inhabitants of...
November 2016 compared with October 2016- Production in construction up by 0.4% in both euro area and EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 18 January 2017 In November 2016 compared with October 2016, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector increased by 0.4% in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
December 2016-Annual inflation up to 1.1% in the euro area-Up to 1.2% in the EU European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 18 January 2017 Euro area annual inflation was 1.1% in December 2016, up from 0.6% in November. In December 2015 the rate was 0.2%. European Union annual inflation was 1.2% in December 2016, up from 0.6% in November. A year earlier the rate was 0.2%.
European Commission adopts Opinions on the updated Draft Budgetary Plans of Spain and Lithuania - Press release European Commission Brussels, 17 January 2017 Spain, currently in the corrective arm, considered broadly compliant with the Stability and Growth Pact in 2017; Lithuania, in the preventive arm, deemed at risk of non-compliance pending the assessment of requested flexibility.
EU and US publish TTIP state of play assessment European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 January 2017 Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström and United States Trade Representative Michael Froman have today published a joint assessment of the progress made in the negotiations for a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) since negotiations started in July 2013.
Daily News 17 / 01 / 2017 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 17 / 01 / 2017 Brussels, 17 January 2017 Mario Monti presents recommendations on the future financing of the EU Today, Mario Monti presents to the College of Commissioners the conclusions on the future financing of the EU, drawn up by an independent...
International Trade in Services- EU surplus down in 2015 for a second consecutive year- The USA, by far the main partner for both exports and imports European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 January 2017 The European Union (EU) surplus in trade in services fell in 2015 for the second year in a row. It stood at €145.9 bn, compared with €170.4 bn in 2014 and a peak of €177.7 bn in 2013.