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European Commission - Upcoming events The news: In October 2017, the European Commission will present a set of measures to better defend European citizens against terrorist threats and build a Europe that protects. Together with the 11th Progress Report towards an effective and genuine Security Union, the package will include...
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 13 / 10 / 2017 Brussels, 13 October 2017 Employment: Commission report shows increased wage growth and swifter transitions from unemployment to employment Today, the Commission published its yearly report on Labour Market and Wage Developments in Europe.
Employment: Commission report shows increased wage growth and swifter transitions from unemployment to employment
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 October 2017 Today, the Commission published its yearly report on Labour Market and Wage Developments in Europe. This year's edition confirms the positive labour market trends that have been witnessed in the EU.
European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 13 October 2017 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites Lundi 16 octobre 2017 Foreign Affairs Council (FAC), in Luxembourg President Jean-Claude Juncker receives together with Mr Frans Timmermans, Mr Valdis Dombrovskis, Mr Andrus Ansip, Ms Marianne Thyssen, Mr...
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 October 2017 The European Commission has approved under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of FTE by Valeo, both automotive equipment suppliers. The decision is conditional on the divestment of Valeo's passive hydraulic actuators business to the Italian car parts supplier Raicam.
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 13 October 2017 The European Commission has cleared under the EU Merger Regulation the proposed acquisition of Abertis by Atlantia, both leading companies in toll road and infrastructure management.
Press statement by Michel Barnier following the fifth round of Article 50 negotiations with the United Kingdom
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 12 October 2017 Good afternoon to all of you. Ladies and gentlemen, dear David, Theresa May's Florence speech has given these negotiations much needed momentum. We worked constructively this week. We clarified certain points. But without making any great steps forward.
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 12 / 10 / 2017 Brussels, 12 October 2017 Plan d'investissement pour l'Europe: nouveaux accords avec Bpifrance, financement de 600 millions d'euros pour les PME Le Fonds européen d'investissement (FEI) a signé aujourd'hui deux nouveaux accords avec Bpifrance, filiale de la Caisse des...
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 October 2017 The European Commission has today adopted a €60.4 million stabilisation package to support Iraq after the liberation of areas held by Da'esh, with the country still facing humanitarian, security, stabilisation and reconciliation challenges.
Commission appoints members of High Level Stakeholder Platform to follow up on the UN Sustainable Development Goals
European - Press release Commission Brussels, 12 October 2017 Following an open selection process, the Commission has appointed 30 members to a new high-level multi-stakeholder platform to follow up on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in the EU.
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 October 2017 The European Commission has today issued guidance to help Member States protect agricultural land from threats such as excessive price speculation and ownership concentration.
August 2017 compared with July 2017 - Industrial production up by 1.4% in euro area - Up by 1.7% in EU28
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 12 October 2017 In August 2017 compared with July 2017, seasonally adjusted industrial production rose by 1.4% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.7% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
Joint Statement by Commissioner Günther H. Oettinger and Commissioner Věra Jourová on the Council's agreement to set up the European Public Prosecutor
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 12 October 2017 We welcome today's agreement of the Council to set up the European Public Prosecutor's Office. With 20 Member States joining, we will have a strong, independent and efficient body to fight transnational crime against the EU budget and cross-border VAT fraud.
Statement by Vice-President for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovic following the high-level meeting on battery development and production in Europe
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 11 October 2017 Today I heard the EU industry and the Member States' determination to work together and pull in the same direction. They strongly supported the establishment of a full value chain of batteries in Europe, with large-scale battery cells production, and...
Read-out of the College meeting and press conference by Vice-President Valdis DOMBROVSKIS on the Commission's Communication on the Completion of the Banking Union
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 11 October 2017 Good afternoon and welcome to today's readout of the College meeting. Let me run you through the main points on the agenda. The main business today was Banking Union.
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 11 / 10 / 2017 Brussels, 11 October 2017 Commission calls for the completion of all parts of the Banking Union by 2018 The Banking Union must be completed if it is to deliver its full potential in making the Economic and Monetary...
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 11 October 2017 Completing the Banking Union by 2018 1. The Banking Union What is the Banking Union? In response to the recent financial crisis, the European Commission pursued a number of initiatives to create a safer financial sector for the Single Market.
European - Press release Commission Brussels, 11 October 2017 European citizens and businesses will benefit from deeper financial integration and a more stable financial system, thanks to Commission plans to accelerate with the completion of the missing parts of the Banking Union.
State aid: Commission approves Portuguese restructuring plan and support for sale of Novo Banco, completing 2014 resolution of Banco Espírito Santo
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 October 2017 The European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, Portuguese aid for the sale of Novo Banco. The measures will allow the new private owner to launch its ambitious restructuring plan aimed at ensuring the long-term viability of the bank,...
Air passenger transport in the EU - Record number of air passengers carried at almost 1 billion in 2016 - 54.4 million more than in 2015
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 11 October 2017 In 2016, 972.7 million passengers travelled by air in the European Union (EU), up by 5.9% compared with 2015 and by 29.1% compared with 2009. Over this period, air passenger transport has steadily risen in the EU.