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European Commission - Press release Brussels, 18 October 2017 Today the European Commission publishes its first annual report on the functioning of the EU- U.S. Privacy Shield, the aim of which is to protect the personal data of anyone in the EU transferred to companies in the U.S.
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 18 October 2017 . As announced by President Juncker in his 2017 State of the Union Address, the Commission is today presenting alongside its 11th Security Union Report a set of operational and practical measures to better defend EU citizens against terrorist threats and...
Questions & Answers: Security Union — Commission presents anti-terrorism package to better protect EU citizens
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 18 October 2017 . Security has been a political priority since the beginning of the Juncker Commission's mandate. Since adopting the European Agenda on Security in April 2015, the Commission has been supporting Member States by creating the right framework at EU level to...
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 18 / 10 / 2017 Brussels, 18 October 2017 Le Président Juncker participe au Sommet social tripartite Aujourd'hui, le Président de la Commission européenne, Jean-Claude Juncker, participera au Sommet social tripartite pour la Croissance et l'Emploi.
At home, at work, at school… - New digital publication presenting the life of women and men in Europe
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 18 October 2017 Our lives are filled with different milestones, such as starting school, leaving the parental home and starting work, getting married, having children, retiring… When it comes to education, employment, careers and earnings, but also childcare, health and nutrition habits, or cultural, sports...
August 2017 compared with July 2017 - Production in construction down by 0.2% in euro area - Down by 0.4% in EU28
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 18 October 2017 In August 2017 compared with July 2017, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector decreased by 0.2% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.4% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed merger of Celanese's and Blackstone's acetate tow activities
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 October 2017 The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed creation of an acetate flake and acetate tow joint venture by Celanese and Blackstone under the EU Merger Regulation.
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 17 / 10 / 2017 Brussels, 17 October 2017 EU approves €100 million in financial assistance for Jordan Today, the European Commission will disburse a €100 million loan to Jordan under the EU's Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme.
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 October 2017 The European Commission, on behalf of the European Union (EU), has today approved the disbursement of a €100 million loan to Jordan under its Macro-Financial Assistance (MFA) programme.
European Commission - EUROSTAT September 2017 - September 2017 - Brussels, 17 October 2017 Euro area annual inflation was 1.5% in September 2017, stable compared with August 2017. In September 2016 the rate was 0.4%. European Union annual inflation was 1.8% in September 2017, up from 1.7% in August 2017.
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 17 October 2017 The EU funded Emergency Social Safety Net (ESSN) programme has now reached one million refugees living in Turkey. Launched by the European Commission in September 2016, and implemented by the World Food Programme and the Turkish Red Crescent in collaboration with...
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 16 October 2017 The following joint statement was issued by President Jean-Claude Juncker and Prime Minister Theresa May following their working dinner in Brussels on 16 October 2017: "The Prime Minister and the President of the European Commission had a broad, constructive exchange on current...
Statement by Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on the deadly forest fires and storms in several Member States
European Commission - Statement Brussels, 16 October 2017 "Today all our thoughts are with our citizens who are suffering from the devastating forest fires in Portugal and Spain and the storms affecting Ireland and the United Kingdom.
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 16 / 10 / 2017 Brussels, 16 October 2017 Eurostat: 17 octobre: journée internationale pour l'élimination de la pauvreté - Tendance à la baisse pour la proportion de personnes menacées de pauvreté ou d'exclusion sociale dans l'UE En 2016, 117.5 millions de personnes,...
17 October: International Day for the Eradication of Poverty - Downward trend in the share of persons at risk of poverty or social exclusion in the EU - But still over 115 million people in this situation
European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 16 October 2017 In 2016, 117.5 million people, or 23.4% of the population, in the European Union (EU)were at risk of poverty or social exclusion. This means that they were in at least one of the following three conditions: at-risk-of-poverty after social transfers (income poverty),...
European Commission - EUROSTAT August 2017 - August 2017 - Brussels, 16 October 2017 The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in August 2017 was €171.5 billion, an increase of 6.8% compared with August 2016 (€160.6 bn).
Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis' press statement with the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 13 October 2017 Good morning everybody. First of all, I would like to thank Chairman Giancarlo for the warm welcome. The European Commission has a close and constructive cooperation with the CFTC.
European Commission - Speech - [Check Against Delivery] Brussels, 13 October 2017 Good morning, Ladies and Gentlemen, First of all thank you for this invitation here at the German Marshall Fund today. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the Marshall Plan, whose support was crucial in rebuilding post-war Europe's...
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.