AGENDA/17/94  18-01-2017 - Wednesday 15 February: The Commission adopts its monthly infringements package 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Wednesday 15 February 2017, the European Commission will adopt its monthly infringements package. These decisions seek to enforce EU law across Europe so that citizens and businesses can benefit fully from the internal market.
AGENDA/17/119  20-01-2017 - Thursday 26 January: Erasmus celebrates 30 years 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Thursday 26 January, the European Commission will issue its yearly report on Erasmus+, assessing its performances and its progress on reaching the target of 4 million people supported by the programme between 2014 and 2020.
IP/17/128  23-01-2017 - Earthquakes in Italy: Commission increases support to affected farming communities 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 January 2017 The European Commission is further mobilising the instruments at its disposal to provide relief to the farming communities affected by the recent earthquakes in Italy by allowing greater flexibility in the implementation of several measures with immediate financial effect.
IP/17/114  23-01-2017 - Commission prepares next steps towards European Pillar of Social Rights 
European Commission - European - Press release Commission Brussels, 23 January 2017 Today, the European Commission is taking a further step towards establishing a European Pillar of Social Rights with a high level conference in Brussels. Detailed proposals will follow shortly.The European Commission also announced it would co-host an EU Social Summit with...
MEX/17/127  23-01-2017 - Daily News 23 / 01 / 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 23 / 01 / 2017 Brussels, 23 January 2017 Commission prepares next steps towards European Pillar of Social Rights Today, the European Commission is taking a further step towards establishing a European Pillar of Social Rights with a high level conference in Brussels.
SPEECH/17/133  23-01-2017 - Speech by Vice-President Dombrovskis at the Conference on the European Pillar of Social Rights 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Speech Brussels, 23 January 2017 Honourable President Juncker, Honourable Commissioner Marianne, Dear Ministers, Dear representatives from EU institutions, social partners and civil society, Ladies and gentlemen, For a start, to respond to your question: if there is one thing the Commission's...
SPEECH/17/122  23-01-2017 - Opening Speech by Commissioner Thyssen of Conference on European Pillar of Social Rights 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 23 January 2017 Dear Ministers, Honourable Members of Parliaments, Dear colleagues, ladies and gentlemen, Good morning and welcome to this conference: the first sounding board after the consultation on a European Pillar of Social Rights.
STAT/17/126  23-01-2017 - Third quarter of 2016 - Seasonally adjusted government deficit up to 1.7% of GDP in the euro area - Slight increase to 1.9% of GDP in the EU28 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 23 January 2017 In the third quarter of 2016, the seasonally adjusted general government deficit to GDP ratio stood at 1.7% in the euro area (EA19), an increase compared with 1.5% in the second quarter of 2016.
STAT/17/125  23-01-2017 - Third quarter of 2016 compared with second quarter of 2016 - Government debt fell to 90.1% of GDP in euro area - Down to 83.3% of GDP in EU28 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 23 January 2017 At the end of the third quarter of 2016, the government debt to GDP ratio in the euro area (EA19) stood at 90.1%, compared with 91.2% at the end of the second quarter of 2016.
STATEMENT/17/121  22-01-2017 - Statement by Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on his visit to Belgrade, Serbia 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 22 January 2017 I was in Serbia last year at the height of the refugee crisis, as hundreds of thousands of men, women and children were moving through the country and the Western Balkans region.