IP/14/1237  01-11-2014 - Juncker Commission takes office 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 1 November 2014 Today the Juncker Commission is officially starting its term of office that will run until 31 October 2019. On this occasion, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said: "Thanks to the democratic support of European citizens, the European Parliament and Heads of State...
STATEMENT/14/349  31-10-2014 - Joint Statement by the Presidents of Ukraine, the European Council and the European Commission on the occasion of the beginning of the provisional application of the Association Agreement 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 31 October 2014 We welcome the launch of the provisional application of important parts of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement as of 1 November 2014. This follows the aspirations of the Ukrainian people, who have demonstrated their support for closer relations with the European Union, most recently...
SPEECH/14/732  30-10-2014 - Remarks by President Barroso following the signing ceremony on the gas agreements between Russia and Ukraine 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission Ukraine and Joint press conference Brussels, 30 October 2014 Dear Vice-President Oettinger, Dear Vice-President Šefčovič, Minister Novak of the Russian Federation, Minister Prodan of Ukraine, Mr. Miller, Mr.
STATEMENT/14/345  30-10-2014 - Phone conversations between President Barroso and President Poroshenko 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 30 October 2014 President Barroso spoke a number of times yesterday with President Poroshenko during the parallel trilateral talks on gas that took place in Brussels. President Barroso emphasised that an agreement was within reach on the basis of the proposals put forward by the European...
SPEECH/14/730  29-10-2014 - Post-college press conference 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission Press conference Brussels, 29 October 2014 Mesdames et messieurs, Je suis heureux d'être avec vous ici, dans la salle de presse, pour la dernière fois avant la fin du mandat de cette Commission.
STATEMENT/14/341  27-10-2014 - Joint statement on the parliamentary elections in Ukraine by the President of the European Commission José Manuel Barroso and the President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 27 October 2014 The EU welcomes the holding yesterday of parliamentary elections in Ukraine. We take good note of the OSCE/ODIHR's preliminary assessment that they marked an important step in Ukraine's aspirations to consolidate democratic elections in line with its international commitments.
SPEECH/14/720  24-10-2014 - Remarks by President Barroso following the European Council 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission Press conference Brussels, 24 October 2014 Good afternoon ladies and gentleman, This morning our discussion has been about getting the right balance in our approach on the economy so that we can stimulate growth and reduce...
SPEECH/14/719  24-10-2014 - Statement by President Barroso following the first day of the European Council of 23-24 October 2014 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] José Manuel Durão Barroso President of the European Commission Press conference Brussels, 24 October 2014 Good evening, I'm delighted that the European Commission's ambitious proposals for a cut of at least 40% in greenhouse gas emissions has been approved.
STATEMENT/14/338  24-10-2014 - Statement by President Barroso on the budget contributions 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 24 October 2014 Statement I have to give an explanation of what is happening exactly, as it's a complex issue. I fully understand the surprise and also the concerns expressed by some Prime Ministers, but I want to show that there are some reasons for the documents...
IP/14/1195  23-10-2014 - Tripartite Social Summit: EU leaders and social partners stress need to stimulate investment to create more and better jobs 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 23 October 2014 EU leaders and social partners have agreed this morning on the urgent need to stimulate investment and create more jobs in order to meet the objectives of the Europe 2020 Strategy, the EU's long-term growth and jobs plan.