Valedictory speech by President Barroso European Commission [Check Against Delivery] José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission European Parliament plenary session Strasbourg, 21 October 2014 Mr President, Honourable Members, First of all, I would like to thank you for the invitation to address this Parliament in what would be the last time I...
Speech - Financial Fair Play helping to preserve the real values of football, says Commissioner European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Androulla VASSILIOU Member of the European Commission for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth Speech - Informal meeting of EU Sport Ministers Rome, 21 October 2014 I have had the opportunity already to discuss the idea of Financial Fair Play with [UEFA] President Michel Platini.
Setting Europe in Motion: President-elect Juncker's Main Messages from his speech before the European Parliament European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Jean-Claude Juncker President-elect of the European Commission Statement in the European Parliament plenary session ahead of the vote on the College Strasbourg, 22 October 2014 Time for Action "From Ukraine to Syria, to the Middle East and North Africa, our neighbourhood remains shaky and unstable.
Statement on the results of the European employment summit (Milan, 8 October) European Commission [Check Against Delivery] László Andor European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion European Parliament plenary session Strasbourg, 21 October 2014 President, Honourable Members, The meeting of Heads of State or Government last week in Milan reconfirmed their determination to make the Youth Guarantee a reality.
Ten years at the helm of the European Commission: Some reflections on Europe European Commission [Check Against Delivery] José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission Chatham House London, 20 October 2014 Ladies and gentlemen, They say a week is a long time in politics. Well I can tell you that this decade has certainly been a long time in European politics.
Second quarter of 2014 compared with first quarter of 2014 Government debt increased to 92.7% of GDP in euro area and to 87.0% in EU28 23 October 2014 Eurostat publishes for the first time in this News Release quarterly government debt figures based on the European System of Accounts 2010 (ESA 2010) methodology. The data in this Release include revisions due both to the implementation of ESA2010 and to the incorporation of other statistical adjustments.
Residence permits for non-EU citizens in the EU28 More than 2.3 million first residence permits issued in the EU28 in 2013 Main beneficiaries from Ukraine 22 October 2014 In 2013, 2.36 million first residence permits1 were issued in the EU28 to non-EU citizens, up by 12.5% compared with 2012 but down by 7.0% compared with 2008. The decrease recorded from 2008 is mainly due to the fall in the number of first permits issued for...
Euro area and EU28 government deficit at 2.9% and 3.2% of GDP respectively - 21 October 2014 Provision of deficit and debt data for 2013 - second notification Government debt at 90.9% and 85.4% Eurostat publishes for the first time in this News Release deficit and debt figures for 2010 to 2013 based on the European System of Accounts 2010 (ESA 2010) methodology.
Statement by EU Commissionner Connie Hedegaard on 2030 agreement by European Council European Commission Brussels, 24 October 2014 Statement Commenting on the agreement, Connie Hedegaard said: ''The EU climate action commissioner is very proud that the 28 EU leaders, despite economic uncertainty and other severe international crises, were able to get their act together on this pressing climate challenge.
Economic governance and better connectivity: opportunities for Western Balkans European Commission Statement Brussels, 23 October 2014 Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy Štefan Füle together with the Vice-President of the Commission Jyrki Katainen is attending the "Western Balkans Six" Ministerial Conference about new economic governance and better connectivity in the region.