IP/18/462  29-01-2018 - President Juncker takes part in the launch of the European Year of Cultural Heritage in Belgium 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 January 2018 On Wednesday 31 January 2018, President Juncker and several members of the College of Commissioners will attend the launch of the European Year of Cultural Heritage at the invitation of the Mayor of Brussels, Philippe Close.
STATEMENT/18/393  26-01-2018 - Message by President Jean-Claude Juncker on the occasion of Holocaust Remembrance Day 2018 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 26 January 2018 The 27th of January is a date marked in history by sorrow and grief. On this day 73 years ago, Allied Forces liberated the concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau and brought the horrors perpetrated there to an end.
IP/18/361  25-01-2018 - Investing in Africa: the EU and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation commit a further €100 million 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 January 2018 The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today announced their commitment to contribute to the EU's External Investment Plan. The Gates Foundation will contribute $50 million (€40.9 million) in financing, as well as an additional $12.5 million (€10.2 million) in technical assistance,...
STATEMENT/18/423  24-01-2018 - Joint Statement of European Commission President Juncker and First Vice-President Timmermans on the latest developments in Romania 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 January 2018 We are following the latest developments in Romania with concern. The independence of Romania's judicial system and its capacity to fight corruption effectively are essential cornerstones of a strong Romania in the European Union.
IP/18/341  18-01-2018 - Future of Europe: President Juncker appoints members to Task Force on Subsidiarity and Proportionality 
European Commission - European Commission - Press release Brussels, 18 January 2018 Today, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker appointed six members to the 'Task Force on Subsidiarity, Proportionality and "Doing Less More Efficiently"' that he announced in September in his State of the Union Address.
SPEECH/18/309  17-01-2018 - Speech by President Juncker at the Plenary session of the European Parliament on the debate with the Prime Minister of Ireland, Leo Varadkar, on the Future of Europe 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Strasbourg, 17 January 2018 Mister President, Taoiseach, Ladies and Gentlemen, To be very short: I could not agree more. But I have to deliver a speech because the disappointment would be too big, if I did not do so.
SPEECH/18/303  17-01-2018 - Speech by President Juncker at the Plenary session of the European Parliament on the presentation of the programme of activities of the Bulgarian Presidency 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Strasbourg, 17 January 2018 Mr President, Prime Minister, Minister, Ladies and Gentlemen, Let me start by saying that one of the most pleasing aspects of the Bulgarian Presidency is that I will get to see my good friend Boyko more...
SPEECH/18/161  11-01-2018 - Speech by President Jean-Claude Juncker at the ceremony marking the beginning of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union 
European Commission - European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Speech Sofia, 11 January 2018 Добър вечер (good evening)! For my good friend Donald: that means good evening. Mister President of the Republic, Prime Minister, Presidents from here and there, Ladies and Gentlemen, Excellencies, that is for all of you, It...
STATEMENT/18/86  09-01-2018 - Statement following the working dinner between President Juncker and Polish Prime Minister Morawiecki 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 9 January 2018 The following joint statement was issued by President Jean-Claude Juncker and Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki following their working dinner in Brussels on 9 January 2017: "The Prime Minister of Poland and the President of the European Commission had a wide...
STATEMENT/18/43  07-01-2018 - Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on the passing away of Peter Sutherland 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 7 January 2018 "I am deeply saddened by the passing away of Peter Sutherland, former European Commissioner, Director-General of the World Trade Organisation and Attorney General of Ireland. In every sense of the word Peter Sutherland was a true European.