Statement by President Barroso following the European Council European Commission Brussels, 31 August 2014 Statement Good evening, As this is the first time I speak with you after those appointments, let me extend my congratulations to my good friend Donald Tusk and to Federica Mogherini on their appointments.
Statement by President Barroso following his meeting with President Poroshenko of Ukraine European Commission Brussels, 30 August 2014 Statement Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, Let me start by warmly welcoming President Poroshenko to Brussels. We met this morning to exchange views about the ongoing crisis in Ukraine.
President Barroso calls President Putin European Commission Statement Brussels, 29 August 2014 President Barroso spoke with Russian President Putin today. In a very frank exchange of views, the President of the Commission expressed his deep concern with the current events and the situation on the ground in Ukraine.
Statement by Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva on 3 million refugees fleeing Syrian crisis European Commission Brussels, 29 August 2014 Statement Today the number of refugees from the Syrian crisis has passed a record 3 million people, according to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees. Reacting to the news, Kristalina Georgieva, the European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Response has made...
Outcome of gas talks between Vice-President Oettinger and Russian Energy Minister Novak European Commission Statement Moscow, 29 August 2014 At today’s meeting in Moscow with Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak, Vice-President of the EU Commission Günther H. Oettinger reiterated his proposal to have an interim solution including an interim price.
“The herring dispute between the EU and the Faroe Islands is over” European Commission Statement Athens, 29 August 2014 Maria Damanaki, Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, stated after her meeting with Mr Verstergaard, Faroese Minister for Fisheries: "Ladies and Gentlemen, Thanks for being with us today. I very much welcome Minister Vestergaard here in Athens.
Statement by Vice President Katainen on the August Economic Sentiment Indicator European Commission Brussels, 28 August 2014 Statement The fall in economic confidence in Europe in August, particularly among industry and consumers, is not a surprise following the disappointing second quarter growth figures and the geopolitical tensions that have marked this summer.
Statement by Commissioner Malmström after the meeting with Italian Interior Minister Alfano European Commission Brussels, 27 August 2014 Statement It is a pleasure for me to be here today and to receive my friend Minister Alfano. We have had a very intense and constructive meeting and I thank the Minister for his visit.
Industrial producer prices down by 0.1% in euro area BEI/14/131 - 2 September 2014 July 2014 compared with June 2014 Down by 0.2% in EU28 In July 2014, compared with June 2014, industrial producer prices1 fell by 0.1% in the euro area2 (EA18) and by 0.2% in the EU282, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the...
Flash estimate - August 2014 Euro area annual inflation down to 0.3% 29 August 2014 Euro area1 annual inflation2 is expected to be 0.3% in August 2014, down from 0.4% in July3, 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...