February 2015 compared with January 2015 Production in construction down by 1.8% in euro area Down by 1.2% in EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 20 April 2015 In February 2015 compared with January 2015, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector fell by 1.8% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.2% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
First estimate for February 2015 - EU28 current account surplus €20.4 bn - €14.3 bn surplus for trade in services European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 April 2015 The EU28 seasonally adjusted external current account recorded a surplus of €20.4 billion in February 2015, compared with a surplus of €19.5 bn in January 2015 and a surplus of €7.5 bn in February 2014, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical...
March 2015 - Annual inflation up to -0.1% in the euro area - Up to -0.1% in the EU European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 April 2015 Euro area annual inflation was -0.1% in March 2015, up from -0.3% in February. In March 2014 the rate was 0.5%. European Union annual inflation was also -0.1% in March 2015, up from -0.3% in February.
A brand new publication from Eurostat What it means to be young in the European Union today Facts and figures on youth and children in the EU European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 16 April 2015 How many children live in the European Union (EU)? And how has their share in the population evolved and is expected to change in the future? Are the youngest children in your country cared for more often by their parents, relatives, a...
February 2015 - Euro area international trade in goods surplus €20.3 bn - €3.4 bn surplus for EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT 15 April 2015 The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in February 2015 was €160.7 billion, an increase of 4% compared with February 2014 (€154.4 bn).
Fourth quarter of 2014 compared with fourth quarter of 2013 - House prices up by 1.1% in the euro area - Up by 2.6% in the EU European Commission - EUROSTAT 15 April 2015 House prices, as measured by the House Price Index (HPI), rose by 1.1% in the euro area and by 2.6% in the EU in the fourth quarter of 2014 compared with the same quarter of the previous year.
Statement by EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on the killing of humanitarian workers in Somalia European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 20 April 2015 It was with great shock and sadness that I learned about the attack on United Nations workers today in northern Somalia. My thoughts go to the families and colleagues of those who lost their lives or got injured.
Statement by European Commission Vice-President Jyrki Katainen following the European Parliament committees' vote on the Regulation for a European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) European Commission - Statement Statement Statement 20 April 2015 Commission Vice-President Jyrki Katainen, responsible for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness, welcomes today's vote on the Regulation establishing the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) in the European Parliament's committees on Budget and Economic and Monetary Affairs.
Statement by European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Dimitris Avramopoulos and Minister of Interior of Spain, Jorge Fernández Díaz European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 19 April 2015 In view of the latest tragedy in the Mediterranean, European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Dimitris Avramopoulos and Spain's Minister of the Interior Jorge Fernández Díaz, have decided to postpone their visit to Ceuta and Melilla in Spain.
European Commission Statement on developments in the Mediterranean - European Commission Statement Brussels, 19 April 2015 The European Commission is deeply chagrined by the tragic developments in the Mediterranean today, but also over the past days and weeks. The reality is stark and our actions must therefore be bold.