STATEMENT/14/133  18-04-2014 - Statement by President Barroso on the passing away of Gabriel García Márquez 
European Commission - European Commission Brussels, 18 April 2014 Statement "It is with great sadness that I have learned of the passing away of Gabriel García Márquez. Gabriel García Márquez was a voice of Latin America who became a voice of our world.
STATEMENT/14/132  17-04-2014 - Letter from President Barroso to President Putin 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Brussels, 17 April 2014 The following letter was sent today by the President of the European Commission, José Manuel Barroso, to the President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin: "Mr President, Referring to your letter of 10th April to several Member States of the European Union...
IP/14/460  16-04-2014 - Solomon Islands: EU provides humanitarian assistance and expert support 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 April 2014 The European Union is mobilizing resources to assist those affected by the recent floods and earthquakes in the Solomon Islands. The European Commission is giving €240 000 in humanitarian aid to help the most vulnerable people.
SPEECH/14/331  16-04-2014 - Speech: Russian pressure on Eastern Partnership countries, destabilisation of eastern Ukraine 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Štefan Füle European Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy Speech: Plenary Session, European Parliament Strasbourg, 16 April 2014 Honourable Members, It was in mid-December, when we discussed the outcomes of the Vilnius summit and a massive support for reform, modernisation, and a chance to...
STAT/14/59  15-04-2014 - February 2014 Euro area international trade in goods surplus 13.6 bn euro 4.4 bn euro surplus for EU28 
Eurostat Commission - 15 April 2014 The first estimate for the euro area1 (EA18) trade in goods balance with the rest of the world in February 2014 gave a 13.6 billion euro surplus, compared with +9.8 bn in February 2013. The January 20142 balance was +0.8 bn, compared with -4.8 bn in January...
IP/14/434  14-04-2014 - New EU website to provide easy and transparent access to aid data 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 14 April 2014 A unique new web tool that provides easy access to clear, complete and accurate data on development and humanitarian aid around the world will be launched tomorrow by the European Commission, at the High Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective...
STATEMENT/14/125  14-04-2014 - EU-Tunisia: More steps to deepen cooperation and support 
European Commission - European Commission Statement Luxembourg, 14 April 2014 Remarks by Commissioner Štefan Füle to the press following  the Foreign Affairs - EU-Tunisia Association Council: 'I would like to add my voice to congratulate Tunisia for the inclusive political process that led to the adoption of the Constitution.
STATEMENT/14/118  14-04-2014 - European Commission welcomes adoption of temporary tariff cuts for Ukrainian exports to the EU 
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 14 April 2014 European Commission Statement by EU Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht "I'm very pleased that the EU's Foreign Affairs Council has today adopted the Commission's proposal for autonomous trade measures providing tariff preferences for Ukraine. This decision not only expresses our solidarity with the Ukrainian people.
IP/14/427  12-04-2014 - South Sudan: EU steps up efforts to prevent a humanitarian tragedy 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 12 April 2014 Due to the rapidly deteriorating humanitarian situation in South Sudan, the European Commission is ready to boost its live-saving assistance by €45 million to prevent an appalling tragedy in the country which is affecting the whole region.
IP/14/426  11-04-2014 - Ebola in West Africa: EU increases its immediate health assistance to €1.1 million 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 11 April 2014 The European Union is stepping up its efforts to contain the spread of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and assist those affected by the deadly virus. The Commission has increased its funding for immediate health operations, experts and risk assessments to...