August 2014: Economic Sentiment falls in the euro area and the EU European Commission Press release Brussels, 28 August 2014 August 2014August 2014 In August the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) fell in the euro area (by 1.5 points to 100.6)1 and the EU (by 1.2 points at 104.6). Economic sentiment indicator (s.a.) August EU: 104.6 – Euro Area: 100.6 Euro area developments...
EU agrees rules to manage investor-state disputes European Commission Press release Brussels, 28 August 2014 The European Union today took an important step towards creating a comprehensive EU investment policy, with the publication of a Regulation setting out a new set of rules to manage disputes under the EU's investment agreements with its trading partners.
Faster, more accurate flood warnings through EU research European Commission Press release Brussels, 28 August 2014 Imprints’ early warning software provides a real-time overview of potential flash floods. Timely flood alerts and real-time monitoring of flood emergencies can save lives and prevent damage to property, infrastructure and the environment.
EU Solidarity Fund: Commission moves to help Italy, Greece, Slovenia and Croatia after flood, earthquake and ice storm disasters European Commission Press release Brussels, 27 August 2014 EU Commissioner for Regional Policy, Johannes Hahn, has today announced an aid package worth nearly €47 million proposed by the European Commission for Sardinia (Italy), Kefalonia (Ionian Islands, Greece), Slovenia and Croatia after a series of natural disasters struck the regions in...
President-elect Juncker interviews candidates for Commissioner European Commission MEMO Brussels, 2 September 2014 Starting today, President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker will interview each Member State's candidate for Commissioner, before taking a final decision and communicating the list of Commissioners-designate to the Council of the European Union.
European Commission position for Internet Governance Forum 2014, Istanbul 2-5 Sept MEMO Brussels/Istanbul, 2 September 2014 European Commission The 2014 Internet Governance Forum (IGF) will take place in Istanbul, Turkey, from 2-5 September. This UN-initiated body is a multi-stakeholder, non-decision making forum of global importance for forward-looking discussions on Internet issues.
Statement by the European Commission, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority and the Romanian Financial Supervision Authority on the independent assessment of the Romanian insurance sector European Commission MEMO Brussels, 1 September 2014 The European Commission (EC), the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) and the Romanian Financial Supervision Authority (ASF) agreed on the key elements for an assessment by independent third parties of the Romanian insurance sector.
Frequently asked questions: radio spectrum and UHF band European Commission MEMO Brussels, 1st September 2014 IP/14/957 Why was this report on the future of the UHF band commissioned? The Commission convened a group of industrial stakeholders on reviewing the future use of spectrum in the UHF broadcasting band in the light of the fact that the ITU World...
Crisis in Iraq: The European Union's humanitarian response European Commission MEMO Brussels, 29 August 2014 The humanitarian crisis in Iraq has been deteriorating rapidly: the ongoing conflict has been dispersing populations throughout the country and putting them in need of assistance.
Daily News of 2014-09-02 EXME 14 / 02.09 DAILY NEWS 02 / 09 / 14 News from the European Commission's Midday Briefing Nouvelles du rendez-vous de midi de la Commission européenne President Barroso to attend the NATO Summit in Wales The President of the European Commission will join world leaders at the NATO Wales...