Press statement by Michel Barnier following the latest round of Article 50 negotiations European Commission - Statement Brussels, 19 March 2018 Mesdames et Messieurs, Je suis très heureux de vous retrouver dans cette salle, avec David Davis, à l'issue de négociations intensives qui se sont tenues à Bruxelles tout au long de ces derniers jours et même de ces dernières nuits.
Rencontre à Niamey sur la migration - Déclaration conjointe suivant la réunion de coordination de la lutte contre le trafic illicite de migrants et la traite des êtres humains European Commission - Statement Brussels, 16 March 2018 Les Ministres de l'Intérieur et des Affaires étrangères d'Allemagne, du Burkina Faso, de la Côte d'Ivoire, de l'Espagne, de la Guinée, de la France, de l'Italie, de la Libye, du Mali, de la Mauritanie, du Niger, du Sénégal, du Tchad, ainsi que...
Statement by Commissioner Thyssen following the agreement on the European Framework for Quality and Effective Apprenticeships European Commission - Statement Brussels, 15 March 2018 Following today's agreement by EU Member States on a European Framework for Quality and Effective Apprenticeships, Marianne Thyssen, Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility, said: "I warmly welcome today's agreement by Member States on the establishment of...
January 2018-Euro area international trade in goods surplus €3.3 bn-€20.3 bn deficit for EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 19 March 2018 The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in January 2018 was €178.6 billion, an increase of 9.1% compared with January 2017 (€163.7 bn).
January 2018 compared with December 2017-Production in construction down by 2.2% in euro area -Down by 2.1% in EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 19 March 2018 In January 2018 compared with December 2017, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector decreased by 2.2% in the euro area (EA19) and by 2.1% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
Fourth quarter of 2017 - Job vacancy rate at 2.0% in both euro area and EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 16 March 2018 The job vacancy rate in the euro area (EA19) was 2.0% in the fourth quarter of 2017, up from 1.9% recorded in the previous quarter and from 1.7% in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to figures published by Eurostat, the statistical...
February 2018 - Annual inflation down to 1.1% in the euro area - Down to 1.3% in the EU European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 16 March 2018 Euro area annual inflation rate was 1.1% in February 2018, down from 1.3% in January. In February 2017, the rate was 2.0%. European Union annual inflation was 1.3% in February 2018, down from 1.6% in January. A year earlier the rate was 2.0%.
Fourth quarter of 2017 - Annual growth in labour costs at 1.5% in euro area - At 2.3% in EU28 European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 16 March 2018 Hourly labour costs rose by 1.5% in the euro area (EA19) and by 2.3% in the EU28 in the fourth quarter of 2017, compared with the same quarter of the previous year. In the third quarter of 2017, hourly labour costs increased...
Remarks by Commissioner Avramopoulos on the reform of the EU visa policy, progress made on migration and the Facility for Refugees in Turkey European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 14 March 2018 Dear all, Today is another important step forward in Europe's mobility, migration and security policies, both internal and external. First of all, today we present the first part of a comprehensive reform of the EU's common visa policy.
Remarks by Valdis Dombrovskis at the press conference on Reducing Risk in the Banking Union: Commission presents measures to accelerate the reduction of non-performing loans in the banking sector European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 14 March 2018 Good afternoon. Today the Commission is putting on the table of co-legislators yet another set of proposals to reduce risks in the Banking sector. This time, we are targeting non-performing loans.