August 2014 compared with July 2014 Production in construction up by 1.5% in euro area Up by 0.5% in EU28 17 October 2014 In August 2014 compared with July 2014, seasonally adjusted production in the construction1 sector grew by 1.5% in the euro area2 (EA18) and by 0.5% in the EU282, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
Statement by Janez Potočnik, European Commissioner for Environment, on the outcome of Conference of Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD COP12) European Commission Brussels, 17 October 2014 Statement The European Commission welcomes the successful outcome of CBD COP12 and in particular the agreement reached on 2020 targets for the mobilisation of resources in support of biodiversity.
Remarks by President Barroso following the 10th ASEM Summit European Commission Statement Milan, 17 October 2014 Press conference Good afternoon, I would like to thank Prime Minister Renzi for hosting us and for this great Milanese and Italian hospitality. The Summit we just had demonstrates that Asia matters to Europe and Europe matters to Asia.
EU and Singapore conclude investment talks European Commission Statement Brussels, 17 October 2014 Speaking Point by Commissioner for Trade Karel De Gucht Ladies and Gentlemen, We have a new deal; or to be precise, we have finalised the trade agreement with Singapore after closing the chapter on investment.
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty - statement by Commissioner László Andor European Commission Statement Brussels, 17 October 2014 Today, on the occasion of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, I would like to express my solidarity with all those around the world that are exposed to poverty and social exclusion.