Commission adopts proposal by social partners to improve the working conditions in the fishing sector European - Press release Commission Brussels, 29 April 2016 Today, the European Commission has adopted a proposal for a Directive which aims at improving the working conditions for workers in the fishing sector. Today, following an agreement by social partners on working conditions in the fishing sector, the European Commission...
Daily News 29 / 04 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 29 / 04 / 2016 Brussels, 29 April 2016 President Juncker to attend Charlemagne Prize award ceremony for Pope Francis On Friday 6 May in the Vatican, European Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker will join European Parliament President, Martin Schulz, and European Council President,...
Video message by Commissioner Jonathan Hill at the First Single Resolution Board Conference European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 29 April 2016 I am really sorry not to be with you for your conference and to have the chance to discuss the work that we have been doing together to strengthen the banking union.
Preliminary flash estimate for the first quarter of 2016 - GDP up by 0.6% in the euro area and by 0.5% in the EU28 - +1.6% and +1.7% respectively compared with the first quarter of 2015 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 29 April 2016 Improved timeliness of GDP estimates With this release, Eurostat begins the publication of a preliminary GDP flash estimate at around 30 days after the end of the reference quarter.
Flash estimate - April 2016 - Euro area annual inflation down to -0.2% European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 29 April 2016 Euro area annual inflation is expected to be -0.2% in April 2016, down from 0.0% in March, according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
March 2016 - Euro area unemployment down to 10.2% - EU28 at 8.8% European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 29 April 2016 The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 10.2% in March 2016, down from 10.4% in February 2016, and from 11.2% in March 2015. This is the lowest rate recorded in the euro area since August 2011.
Statement by Commissioner Thyssen ahead of International Workers' Day European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 29 April 2016 International Workers' Day is first and foremost an occasion to honour workers all over the world. In Europe, we have all reason to be proud of our social model: The social market economy we practice is a success story.
Joint Statement by Commissioner Neven Mimica and Commissioner Karmenu Vella on the protection of elephants in the African continent European Commission - Statement elephants in the African continent Brussels, 30 April 2016 Today an important step to protect wildlife has been taken in Kenya, as the country's entire stockpile of ivory, estimated at around 105 tons, has been burned at a ceremony in Nairobi.
State aid: Commission gives final approval to existing guarantee ceiling for German HSH Nordbank European Commission - Press release Brussels, 2 May 2016 The European Commission has found a €3 billion re-increase of the guarantee ceiling granted in June 2013 by the German Länder of Hamburg and Schleswig Holstein to stabilise the German bank HSH Nordbank in line with EU state aid rules.
Daily News 02 / 05 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 02 / 05 / 2016 Brussels, 2 May 2016 First Vice-President Timmermans hosts Joint Conference with European Parliament on the Transparency Register Public Consultation On Monday 2 May, at 15.00, First Vice-President Frans Timmermans and European Parliament Vice-President Sylvie Guillaume will host a...