Congratulation message from President Barroso to Mr. McGinley and the European team on retaining the Ryder Cup in Europe European Commission Statement Brussels, 30 September 2014 "On behalf of the European Commission, I would like to warmly congratulate you and the European team on retaining the Ryder Cup in Europe. You have made the whole of Europe proud with this outstanding victory and in particular the clear demonstration of...
Disclosure of non-financial information: Europe’s largest companies to be more transparent on social and environmental issues European Commission Statement Brussels, 29 September 2014 The European Commission welcomes today's adoption by the Council of the Directive on disclosure of non-financial and diversity information by large companies and groups.
Message from President Barroso and President Van Rompuy to Dr Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, and to Dr Abdullah Abdullah, Chief Executive Officer of the new Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan European Commission Statement Brussels, 29 September 2014 "On behalf of the European Union, we would like to extend to you our congratulations following the elections of 14 June 2014. We trust that all Afghans will unite in addressing the important economic and security challenges.
Statement of Commissioner Füle on Belgrade Pride Parade European Commission Belgrade, 28 September 2014 Statement The EU condemns extremist threats against Belgrade Parade and welcomes the decision by the Government of Serbia to allow organisation of the Pride Parade, and the consequent preparatory work done.
Canada-EU Summit - A new era in Canada-EU relations: Declaration by the Prime Minister of Canada and the Presidents of the European Council and the European Commission European Commission Statement Ottawa, 26 September 2014 "We, the leaders of Canada and the European Union (EU), meeting today in Ottawa, are committed to strengthening and deepening our strategic partnership that builds on our shared history and values.
Gas talks: Oettinger proposed supply agreement for coming winter European Commission Statement Berlin, 26 September 2014 At today's gas talks in Berlin, Vice-President Guenther Oettinger proposed a new compromise to secure gas supplies to Europe and the Ukraine during the winter season.
Commission welcomes the Council's adoption of the Invasive Alien Species Regulation European Statement Brussels, 29 September 2014 Commission Today the EU adopted legislation that will tackle the rapidly growing threat to biodiversity from invasive species. The Regulation is a crucial step towards achieving the EU's 2020 biodiversity targets, while also delivering on a commitment under the Convention on Biological Diversity to...
Neelie Kroes' statement on smart cities and broadband European Commission Statement Brussels, 24 September 2014 "Europe needs to make massive investments to secure its digital future. Those investments are often linked in interesting ways and will need to be funded from a wide range of private and public sources.
August 2014 Euro area unemployment rate at 11.5% EU28 at 10.1% 30 September 2014 The euro area1 (EA18) seasonally-adjusted2 unemployment rate3 was 11.5% in August 2014, stable compared with July 20144, but down from 12.0% in August 2013. The EU281 unemployment rate was 10.1% in August 2014, the lowest value since February 2012.
Flash estimate - September 2014 Euro area annual inflation down to 0.3% 30 September 2014 Euro area1 annual inflation2 is expected to be 0.3% in September 2014, down from 0.4% in August3, according to a flash estimate4 from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. Looking at the main components of euro area inflation, services is expected to have the highest...