Euro area unemployment rate at 11.5% 31 July 2014 June 2014 EU28 at 10.2% The euro area1 (EA18) seasonally-adjusted2 unemployment rate3 was 11.5% in June 2014, down from 11.6% in May 20144, and from 12.0% in June 2013. This is the lowest rate recorded since September 2012.
Flash estimate - July 2014 Euro area annual inflation down to 0.4% 31 July 2014 Euro area1 annual inflation2 is expected to be 0.4% in July 2014, down from 0.5% in June3, according to a flash estimate4 from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. Looking at the main components of euro area inflation, services is expected to have the highest...
Vice-President Michel Barnier welcomes major milestone for the internal payments market with the migration to SEPA (Single Euro Payments Area) European Commission Statement Brussels, 1 August 2014 Today, a big part of the Single Euro Payments Area has become reality. In all euro countries citizens have now available a common and simple way to pay at home and across borders: SEPA credit transfers (SCT) and SEPA direct debit (SDD).