July 2017-Annual inflation stable at 1.3% in the euro area-EU stable at 1.5% European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 August 2017 Euro area annual inflation was 1.3% in July 2017, stable compared with June 2017. In July 2016 the rate was 0.2%. European Union annual inflation was 1.5% in July 2017, also stable compared to June 2017.
Italy earthquake: Statement by Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides European Commission - Statement Brussels, 22 August 2017 Today our heart is in Italy, with the Italian people and authorities. Once again the country has sadly suffered another deadly earthquake, this time on the island of Ischia, with initial reports of casualties and damages to infrastructures including hospitals and churches.
Statement by First Vice-President Timmermans and Commissioner Jourová on the Europe-Wide Day of Remembrance for the victims of all totalitarian and authoritarian regimes European Commission - Statement Brussels, 23 August 2017 Today, 23 August, we mark the Europe-wide Day of Remembrance for the victims of all totalitarian and authoritarian regimes. We remember the victims of these regimes and we restate our rejection of the ideologies they were built on.
Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker following the incident in Turku, Finland European Commission - Statement Brussels, 18 August 2017 It is with great concern that I have learnt of the violent attacks in Turku, Finland. While details are still emerging, we strongly condemn this unprovoked attack which comes only 24 hours after the horror that unfolded in Spain.
Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker following the attack in Barcelona European Commission - Statement Brussels, 17 August 2017 "It is with profound sorrow and anguish that I have learnt of the terrorist attack that has struck at the heart of Barcelona this afternoon. I send my deepest condolences to the families and loved ones of the victims,...
Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on the World Humanitarian Day 2017 European Commission - Statement Brussels, 18 August 2017 The European Union (EU) is committed to the safety of humanitarian workers. Every year, the EU marks World Humanitarian Day by adding its voice to the global campaign that honours humanitarian workers who, day after day, put their lives on...