Fourth quarter of 2013 Seasonally adjusted government deficit down to 2.6% of GDP in the euro area Deficit decreases to 3.1% of GDP in the EU28 24 April 2014 In the fourth quarter of 2013, the seasonally adjusted1 general government deficit2 to GDP ratio stood at 2.6% in the euro area3 (EA18), down from 3.1% in the third quarter of 2013. In the EU283 the deficit to GDP ratio also decreased from 3.5% of GDP in...
Statement by László Andor, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, on first anniversary of Rana Plaza garment factory disaster European Commission Brussels, 24 April 2014 Statement One year ago, the world was shocked by the tragic collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh. More than 1100 people lost their lives in this terrible accident and thousands more were injured.
La BEI finance l'acquisition des nouvelles rames Regiolis en Lorraine COMMUNIQUE DE PRESSE Metz/Luxemburg, le 23 avril 2014 Jean-Pierre Masseret, Président du Conseil Régional de Lorraine, et Philippe de Fontaine Vive, Vice-président de la Banque européenne d’investissement (BEI) ont signé un contrat de financement de 37,5 M€ destiné à la rénovation et modernisation du réseau Métrolor-TER ce mercredi 23 avril...
Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed acquisition of Holcim assets by Cemex European Commission Press release Brussels, 23 April 2014 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess whether the planned acquisition of the Spanish operations of Swiss building materials group Holcim ("Holcim assets") by its Mexican rival Cemex is in line with the EU Merger Regulation.
Erasmus+ set for Berlin launch European Commission Press release Brussels, 23 April 2014 Erasmus+, the EU's new funding programme for education, training, youth and sport, will be launched in Berlin tomorrow (24 April) by Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, and Johanna Wanka, the Federal Minister of Education and Research.