European Commission and IT Companies announce Code of Conduct on illegal online hate speech - Press release European Commission Brussels, 31 May 2016 The Commission together with Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Microsoft (“the IT companies”) today unveil a code of conduct that includes a series of commitments to combat the spread of illegal hate speech online in Europe.
EU steps up humanitarian aid for Burundi crisis: €22 million in 2016 European Commission - Press release Brussels, 31 May 2016 The EU is increasing its support to respond to emergency needs of those fleeing the country due to ongoing instability in Burundi. The European Commission has announced additional €10 million in humanitarian aid to help the increasing number of displaced Burundians.
Daily News 31 / 05 / 2016 European Commission - Daily News Daily News 31 / 05 / 2016 Brussels, 31 May 2016 L'UE accroît son aide humanitaire face à la crise au Burundi: 22 millions d'euros en 2016 La Commission européenne a annoncé une aide humanitaire supplémentaire de 10 millions d’euros pour secourir les Burundais déplacés...
Discours du Président Jean-Claude Juncker au 99ème Congrès des maires de France Commission européenne - Discours - [Seul le texte prononcé fait foi] Discours Discours Paris, le 31 mai 2016 Monsieur le Président de l'Association des Maires de France, Cher François, Mesdames et Messieurs les élus, A voir la salle, pour beaucoup d'entre vous, chers amis, Je sais qu'initialement il avait été...
Flash estimate - May 2016 - Euro area annual inflation up to -0.1% European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 31 May 2016 Euro area annual inflation is expected to be -0.1% in May 2016, up from -0.2% in April, according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
April 2016 - Euro area unemployment at 10.2% - EU28 at 8.7% European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 31 May 2016 The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 10.2% in April 2016, stable compared with March 2016, and down from 11.0% in April 2015. This is the lowest rate recorded in the euro area since August 2011.
The Urban Agenda for the EU: European cities get their say in EU policy making European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 May 2016 Today, the informal Ministerial meeting on urban matters agreed on the "Pact of Amsterdam", which sets out the principles of the Urban Agenda for the EU. Today, the Commission is taking part in the informal meeting in Amsterdam of the 28...
More transparent and balanced interest representation: Commission adopts new expert group rules European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 May 2016 Today, the Commission has adopted new rules on how it selects the advisory expert groups which provide external expertise to help inform the policy-making process.
EU and Mexico kick off talks to re-boost trade and investment relations European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 May 2016 First round of negotiations to take place in Brussels already in June. EU Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström met today the Secretary of Economy of Mexico Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal to mark the beginning of new trade and investment negotiations between the...
European Commission appoints new Head of European Commission Regional Office in Bonn, Germany - Press release European Commission Brussels, 30 May 2016 Today, the European Commission appointed Jochen Pöttgen as the new Head of the European Commission Regional Office in Bonn. He will take up office on 01 June 2016.