AGENDA/14/27  29-08-2014 - Top News from the European Commission 30 August – 26 September 2014 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, Friday 29 August 2014 Top News Background notes from the Spokesperson’s service for journalists The European Commission reserves the right to make changes Monday 22 September: Commission publishes findings from the Erasmus Impact Study 2 Mid-September: EU and Member States' industrial competitiveness 3 Saturday 15 and Sunday...
IP/14/956  29-08-2014 - Commissioner Piebalgs calls for a stronger partnership with Small Islands Developing States 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 29 August 2014 EU Development Commissioner, Andris Piebalgs, will represent the EU at the UN Third International Conference on Small Islands Developing States (SIDS), organised in Samoa from 1 to 4 September.
IP/14/955  29-08-2014 - European Commission adopts ‘Partnership Agreement’ with Hungary on using EU Structural and Investment Funds for growth and jobs in 2014-2020 
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 August 2014 European Commission The European Commission has adopted a "Partnership Agreement" with Hungary setting down the strategy for the optimal use of European Structural and Investment Funds throughout the country.
MEMO/14/510  29-08-2014 - Crisis in Iraq: The European Union's humanitarian response 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 29 August 2014 The humanitarian crisis in Iraq has been deteriorating rapidly: the ongoing conflict has been dispersing populations throughout the country and putting them in need of assistance.
STAT/14/130  29-08-2014 - Flash estimate - August 2014 Euro area annual inflation down to 0.3% 
Eurostat Commission - 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...
STAT/14/129  29-08-2014 - July 2014 Euro area unemployment rate at 11.5% EU28 at 10.2% 
Eurostat Commission - 29 August 2014 The euro area1 (EA18) seasonally-adjusted2 unemployment rate3 was 11.5% in July 2014, stable compared with June 20144, but down from 11.9% in July 2013. The EU281 unemployment rate was 10.2% in July 2014, also stable compared with June 20144, but down from 10.9% in July 2013.
STATEMENT/14/261  29-08-2014 - “The herring dispute between the EU and the Faroe Islands is over” 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Athens, 29 August 2014 "Ladies and Gentlemen, Thanks for being with us today. I very much welcome Minister Vestergaard here in Athens. We discussed a challenge that we are facing in all European sea basins, be it here in the Mediterranean region or in the North East...