Questions and Answers on the European Vocational Skills Week European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 5 December 2016 From 5 to 9 December 2016, the European Commission is organising a first European Vocational Skills Week to inspire people to discover, use and improve their talents and abilities through vocational training.
Daily News 05 / 12 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 05 / 12 / 2016 Brussels, 5 December 2016 First European Vocational Skills Week: Equipping people with the skills for today's labour market through vocational education and training Today, the European Commission kicks off its first European Vocational Skills Week.
Commissioner Moscovici's introductory remarks at the Eurogroup press conference (second press conference) European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 5 December 2016 Bonsoir. Nous avons fait des avancées aujourd'hui sur certains aspects importants de nos discussions sur la Grèce. Notamment, je veux saluer : l'accord important sur les mesures pour alléger la dette, que Klaus Regling va vous expliquer, et...
Commissioner Moscovci's introductory statement at the Eurogroup press conference (first press conference) European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 5 December 2016 D'abord je veux saluer le fait que l'Eurogroupe ait clairement marqué son accord avec l'analyse et les opinions de la Commission sur les projets de plans budgétaires pour l'année prochaine. C'est la quatrième fois que cet exercice a lieu.
October 2016 compared with September 2016- Volume of retail trade up by 1.1% in euro area- Up by 1.2% in EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 5 December 2016 In October 2016 compared with September 2016, the seasonally adjusted volume of retail trade rose by 1.1% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.2% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
Systematic checks of EU citizens at external borders agreed by European Parliament and Council European Commission - Statement Brussels, 5 December 2016 The European Commission welcomes the agreement reached today by the European Parliament and the Council on the Commission's proposal to introduce mandatory systematic checks of all travellers, including EU citizens, against relevant databases when crossing the EU's external borders.
Joint EU-U.S. press statement following the EU-U.S. Justice and Home Affairs Ministerial meeting European Commission - Statement Washington, 5 December 2016 On 5 December 2016, the U.S.-EU Ministerial Meeting on Justice and Home Affairs occurred in Washington, D.C. The meeting reaffirmed the strong and historical bonds between the United States and the European Union, and the commitment to continue working closely together in...
Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft, subject to conditions European Commission - Press release Brussels, 6 December 2016 The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft. The decision is conditional on compliance with a series of commitments aimed at preserving competition between professional social networks in Europe.
Commission welcomes Member States' agreement on extension and reinforcement of the Investment Plan for Europe European - Press release Commission Brussels, 6 December 2016 EU Member States today agreed their position on a Commission proposal to extend, expand and reinforce the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the heart of the Juncker Commission's Investment Plan for Europe.
EU Syria Trust Fund: new package of €139 million for refugees in Lebanon and stabilisation needs in Iraq European Commission - Press release Brussels, 6 December 2016 The EU Regional Trust Fund in Response to the Syrian crisis adopted a new €139 million assistance package to help refugees fleeing the war in Syria and their overstretched host communities. A special stabilisation package for Iraq is also included.