Tackling youth unemployment: a top priority European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Rome, 27 March 2015 Speech by Marianne Thyssen, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility, at Conference on the Youth Guarantee organised by the Lazio Region Ladies and gentlemen, The new Commission has made jobs and growth a top...
International trade in goods in 2014 EU's top trading partners in 2014: the United States for exports, China for imports Trade between Member States largely prevails though European Commission - EUROSTAT 27 March 2015 In 2014, the United States (€515.6 bn, or 15% of total EU trade in goods) and China (€467.3 bn, or 14%) continued to be the two main goods trading partners of the European Union (EU), well ahead of Russia (€285.1 bn, or 8%)...
More than €1 billion pledged in support for fresh start of Guinea-Bissau European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 March 2015 Pledges amounting to over €1 billion were announced at the International Conference in support of Guinea-Bissau in Brussels, which the European Union hosted on Wednesday together with the Government of Guinea-Bissau and the UN Development Programme (UNDP).
Competition: Commissioner Vestager announces proposal for e-commerce sector inquiry European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 March 2015 The European Commissioner in charge of competition policy Margrethe Vestager announced today at a conference in Berlin a forthcoming proposal to launch a competition inquiry in the e-commerce sector.
Reports: Trade as a powerful engine for growth and jobs in Europe European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 March 2015 In the European Union 31 million jobs – over 14% of total employment – depend on exports to third countries and each additional €1bn of exports supports 14,000 additional jobs across the EU.