Vice-President Ansip: Making the Digital Single Market a reality European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Strasbourg, 19 May 2015 Speech by Vice-President Ansip, in charge of the Digital Single Market, at the European Parliament plenary in Strasburg Opening statement President, Honourable Members, fellow Commissioners Thank you for this opportunity to present the DSM strategy to you today.
First estimate for March 2015 EU28 current account surplus €15.1 bn €14.2 bn surplus for trade in services European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 22 May 2015 The EU28 seasonally adjusted external current account recorded a surplus of €15.1 billion in March 2015, compared with a surplus of €18.0 bn in February 2015 and a surplus of €7.6 bn in March 2014, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical...
Regional GDP GDP per capita in the EU in 2013: seven capital regions among the ten most prosperous European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 21 May 2015 In 2013, regional GDP per capita, expressed in terms of purchasing power standards, ranged from 27% of the EU28 average in the French overseas department of Mayotte, to 325% of the average in Inner London in the United Kingdom.
Eastern Partnership Summit Facts and figures about the Eastern Partners of the European Union European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 20 May 2015 The Eastern Partnership was launched in 2009, as a joint initiative between the European Union (EU) and six Eastern European and South Caucasus partner countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine.
March 2015 compared with February 2015 Production in construction up by 0.8% in euro area Up by 1.5% in EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 20 May 2015 In March 2015 compared with February 2015, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector rose by 0.8% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.5% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
April 2015 Annual inflation at 0.0% in the euro area Also at 0.0% in the EU European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 19 May 2015 Euro area annual inflation was 0.0% in April 2015, up from -0.1% in March. In April 2014 the rate was 0.7%. European Union annual inflation was also 0.0% in April 2015, up from -0.1% in March.
March 2015 Euro area international trade in goods surplus €23.4 bn €10.7 bn surplus for EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 19 May 2015 The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in March 2015 was €182.4 billion, an increase of 11% compared with March 2014 (€164.4 bn).
Remarks by Vice-President Dombrovskis at the signing the Memorandum of Understanding with Ukraine European Commission - Statement Riga, 22 May 2015 I am very honored today to sign the Memorandum of Understanding and Loan Agreement with Ukraine on behalf of the European Union and the European Commission. The Memorandum of Understanding foresees a third Macro-Financial Assistance Programme for Ukraine, amounting up to €1.8...
Statement by Commissioner Christos Stylianides on the designation of the UN high-level panel on humanitarian financing European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 22 May 2015 "I warmly welcome the establishment by the United Nations Secretary-General of the High-Level Panel on Humanitarian Financing. We are confronted with humanitarian needs on an unprecedented scale.
Statement by Commissioner Marianne Thyssen on payment of 1 billion euro for the Youth Employment Initiative European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 22 May 2015 Today the European Commission will make almost 1 billion euro available for the young unemployed. The decision to exceptionally increase the pre-financing in 2015 for projects helping young people in Europe through the Youth Employment Initiative is unprecedented.