AGENDA/17/2321  03-08-2017 - President Juncker's State of the Union Speech 2017, Strasbourg, 13 September 
European Commission - European Commission - Upcoming events The news: On Wednesday 13 September 2017, the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, will deliver his State of the Union address at the European Parliament. After a broad debate across our continent on the #FutureofEurope, with citizens, with the European Parliament, national Parliaments,...
MEMO/17/2661  18-08-2017 - EU: a world leader in helping those affected by crises 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 18 August 2017 When countries face natural disasters such as forest fires, floods and earthquakes or are in need of emergency assistance due to other crises, the EU has a range of funding and emergency response tools to help.
MEX/17/2662  18-08-2017 - Daily News 18 / 08 / 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 18 / 08 / 2017 Brussels, 18 August 2017 Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker following the attack in Barcelona "It is with profound sorrow and anguish that I have learnt of the terrorist attack that has struck at the heart of...
STAT/17/2641  18-08-2017 - June 2017 compared with May 2017-Production in construction down by 0.5% in euro area -Down by 0.2% in EU28 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 18 August 2017 In June 2017 compared with May 2017, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector decreased by 0.5% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.2% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
STATEMENT/17/2681  18-08-2017 - Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker following the incident in Turku, Finland 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 18 August 2017 It is with great concern that I have learnt of the violent attacks in Turku, Finland. While details are still emerging, we strongly condemn this unprovoked attack which comes only 24 hours after the horror that unfolded in Spain.
STATEMENT/17/2582  18-08-2017 - Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on the World Humanitarian Day 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 18 August 2017 The European Union (EU) is committed to the safety of humanitarian workers. Every year, the EU marks World Humanitarian Day by adding its voice to the global campaign that honours humanitarian workers who, day after day, put their lives on...
IP/17/2543  17-08-2017 - European Solidarity Corps: First volunteers in Italy to help rebuild earthquake-hit regions 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 17 August 2017 Today the first group of European Solidarity Corps volunteers is arriving in Norcia, Italy, to help with the ongoing efforts to repair damage and rebuild social services for the local community affected by the severe earthquakes that hit the region a...
MEX/17/2621  17-08-2017 - Daily News 17 / 08 / 2017 
European Commission - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 17 / 08 / 2017 Brussels, 17 August 2017 Incendies de forêt au Portugal: l'UE soutient les efforts de reconstruction avec les fonds européens et poursuit l'aide d'urgence Le Portugal continue d'être soutenu par le mécanisme de protection civile de l'UE pour les...
STAT/17/2602  17-08-2017 - June 2017-Euro area international trade in goods surplus €26.6 bn-€7.1 bn surplus for EU28 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 August 2017 The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in June 2017 was €187.2 billion, an increase of 3.9% compared with June 2016 (€180.2 bn).
STAT/17/2601  17-08-2017 - July 2017-Annual inflation stable at 1.3% in the euro area-EU stable at 1.5% 
Eurostat Commission - European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 August 2017 Euro area annual inflation was 1.3% in July 2017, stable compared with June 2017. In July 2016 the rate was 0.2%. European Union annual inflation was 1.5% in July 2017, also stable compared to June 2017.