April 2015 compared with March 2015 - Industrial producer prices down by 0.1% in euro area - Stable in EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 02 June 2015 In April 2015, compared with March 2015, industrial producer prices fell by 0.1% in the euro area (EA19) and remained stable in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
New Eurostat flagship publication - Facts and views about quality of life in the EU - A multi-dimensional measurement of well-being European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 01 June 2015 Traditionally official statistics describe economic and social developments by using indicators such as GDP. However, today it is widely accepted that GDP alone is not enough to show how well or badly people are doing.
EU – Japan Summit - EU trade in goods with Japan almost in balance in 2014 - €10 bn surplus in trade in services European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 28 May 2015 After a significant decrease in 2009 following the financial crisis, the value of European Union (EU) imports of goods from Japan recovered until 2011 and then fell continuously to stand in 2014 at €54.6 bn, the lowest level recorded over the last...
MEDIA ADVISORY - President Juncker receives Prime Minister Tsipras today at 20:30 CET European Commission - Statement Brussels, 03 June 2015 President Juncker receives Prime Minister Tsipras today at 20:30 CET to discuss the state of play in the negotiations between Greece and its international partners. It will be a private meeting, on the personal invitation of President Juncker, and it will be...
Statement following today's mission of Commissioner Hahn to former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Skopje, 02 June 2015 Commissioner for European Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, met today in Skopje with Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski and SDSM leader Zoran Zaev, DUI leader Ali Ahmeti and DPA leader Menduh Thaci to continue talks to find a solution to...
Commissioner Stylianides on South Sudan's expulsion of UN aid coordinator and the worsening crisis in the country European Commission - Statement Brussels, 02 June 2015 The government of South Sudan expelled a senior United Nations (UN) representative without an official explanation. Toby Lanzer has served as the Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in South Sudan as well as the UN Development Programme Resident...
Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Vytenis Andriukaitis welcomes the political agreement on animal health European Commission - Statement Brussels, 01 June 2015 "I congratulate the European Parliament and the Council on reaching a political agreement on the animal health proposal. Farming is an important industry for the European economy, both in terms of jobs and economic output.
Statement by Commissioner Marianne Thyssen on new Eurostat quality of life flagship report European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 01 June 2015 I welcome the launch of Eurostat's flagship report on quality of life data. It is the first time that Eurostat collects information for all EU Member States about different dimensions of quality of life.
Negotiations on the Regulation for a European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) successfully concluded European Commission - Statement Brussels, 28 May 2015 Early on Thursday morning after a long night of discussions, EU legislators successfully concluded negotiations on the Regulation for a European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the core of the Investment Plan for Europe.