IP/14/885  30-07-2014 - European Commission adopts ‘Partnership Agreement’ with Portugal on using EU Structural and Investment Funds for growth and jobs in 2014-2020 
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 30 July 2014 European Commission The European Commission has adopted a "Partnership Agreement" with Portugal setting down the strategy for the optimal use of European Structural and Investment Funds throughout the country.
STATEMENT/14/245  30-07-2014 - G-7 Leaders Statement on Ukraine 
European Commission - European Commission Statement 30 July 2014 We, the leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States, the President of the European Council and the President of the European Commission, join in expressing our grave concern about Russia’s continued actions to undermine Ukraine’s sovereignty, territorial integrity...
STATEMENT/14/244  29-07-2014 - Statement by President Barroso and President Van Rompuy in the name of the European Union on the agreed additional restrictive measures against Russia 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 29 July 2014 Statement Today the European Union has agreed a package of significant additional restrictive measures targeting sectoral cooperation and exchanges with the Russian Federation. These decisions will limit access to EU capital markets for Russian State-owned financial institutions, impose an embargo on trade in arms,...
STATEMENT/14/242  25-07-2014 - Ukraine: European Commission adopts legislative proposals on restrictive measures 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 25 July 2014 President Barroso made the following statement today: "Having been mandated to prepare a package of restrictive measures in the light of Russia's role in destabilising and escalating the situation in Ukraine, the European Commission tabled today a legislative proposal building on the package...
STATEMENT/14/241  25-07-2014 - Joint statement by President Barroso and President Van Rompuy on the crash of the airliner in Mali 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 25 July 2014 "On behalf of the European Union, we wish to convey our deepest condolences to the families and friends of the passengers as well as to the crew of the Air Algérie flight that crashed in Mali.
IP/14/879  24-07-2014 - Presentation of credentials of Heads of Missions 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 23 July 2014 The President of the European Commission, José Manuel Barroso, received today the letters of credence of the following Ambassadors: HE Mr Pablo Villagómez Reinel, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Head of Mission of the Republic of Ecuador to the European Union and the...
STATEMENT/14/235  18-07-2014 - Statement by President Barroso following the meeting withBrazil's President Dilma Rousseff 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 18 July 2014 Statement Today President Barroso met the President of Brazil Dilma Rousseff, in Alvorada Palace in Brasilia. At the end of the meeting, President Barroso stated that "the European Union (EU) and Brazil are building, since 2007, a solid strategic partnership based on an intense...
SPEECH/14/554  17-07-2014 - Remarks by President Barroso following the special meeting of the European Council 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission Press Conference Brussels, 17 July 2014 Good evening Ladies and Gentlemen, The President of the European Council already presented the main conclusions of this Summit.
STATEMENT/14/231  17-07-2014 - Joint statement by the President of the European Commission, José Manuel Barroso, and the President of the European Council, Herman Van Rompuy, on the crash of the Malaysian airliner in Ukraine 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 17 July 2014 We are shocked by the crash of the Malaysian airliner in Ukraine and the tragic loss of so many lives. Citizens from many nationalities including from the European Union have been killed.
STATEMENT/14/223  11-07-2014 - Joint conclusions of the EU-Russian Federation-Ukraine ministerial meeting on the effects of implementation of the EU-Ukraine AA/DCFTA 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 11 July 2014 Based on the decision agreed by Presidents Barroso, Poroshenko and Putin to extend the EU-Russia bilateral consultations to Ukraine about the possible economic effects of the EU-Ukraine АА/DCFTA (Association Agreement including a Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area) on Russia, a trilateral meeting...