President Juncker congratulates the newly elected President of the Republic of Italy Sergio Mattarella European Commission - Statement Brussels, 31 January 2015 On behalf of the European Commission and myself personally, I would like to express my warmest congratulations to the newly elected President of the Republic of Italy, Sergio Mattarella.
Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on the passing away of former Bulgarian President Zhelyu Zhelev European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 31 January 2015 It is with great sadness that I have learned of the passing away of Dr. Zhelyu Zhelev. He will remain in the history not only of Bulgaria, but of Europe, as the first democratically elected Bulgarian president, who laid the...
Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on the passing away of former German Federal President Richard von Weizsäcker European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 31 January 2015 The news of the passing of the former Federal President of Germany Richard von Weizsäcker, a friend, has saddened me deeply. Von Weizsäcker's work has made an important contribution to both German and European history.
Commissioner Andriukaitis hails half a century of European pharmaceutical legislation European Commission - Statement Brussels, 30 January 2015 This year marks the 50th anniversary of the birth of pharmaceutical legislation in the EU. On 26 January 1965 the Council Directive 65/65 on the approximation of the law relating to medicinal products was adopted.
Vice-President Ansip and Commissioner Jourová: Concluding the EU Data Protection Reform is essential for the Digital Single Market European Commission - Statement Brussels, 28 January 2015 "Today marks the 9th European Data Protection Day. It is a day to celebrate and raise awareness of the importance of protecting personal data, a fundamental right for everyone in the EU.
Remarks by Vice-President Dombrovskis at ECOFIN press conference European Commission - Statement Brussels, 27 January 2015 Thank you Janis. I congratulate you on the success of the first Ecofin Council under the Latvian Presidency. I am confident this Presidency will deliver many positive achievements in the weeks and months to come.
Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on the passing of former European Commissioner Karl-Heinz Narjes European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 26 January 2015 "It is with great sadness that I learned of the passing away of Karl-Heinz Narjes. We lose a European of the first hour who worked for a united Europe and the European Single Market with dedication, determination and optimism.
Commissioner Moscovici welcomes the adoption of measures against tax evasion and aggressive tax planning European Commission - Statement Brussels, 27 January 2015 "With the Council's adoption of the anti-abuse clause of the Parent Subsidiary Directive today, the European Union is living up to its pledge of tackling tax evasion and aggressive tax planning.
Flash estimate - January 2015 Euro area annual inflation down to -0.6% European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 30 January 2015 Euro area1 annual inflation2 is expected to be -0.6% in January 2015, down from -0.2% in December 20143, according to a flash estimate4 from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
December 2014 - Euro area unemployment rate at 11.4% - EU28 at 9.9% European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 30 January 2015 The euro area (EA18) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 11.4% in December 2014, down from 11.5% in November 2014, and from 11.8% in December 2013. This is the lowest rate recorded in the euro area since August 2012.