Statement by President Juncker following the passing away of Giovanni Buttarelli

22 août 2019

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 21 August 2019 I am deeply saddened by the news of Giovanni Buttarelli’s death. With his brilliant legal mind, Mr Buttarelli dedicated his professional life to upholding the values on which the European Union was founded.
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Statement by President Juncker on the passing away of Jacques Diouf

22 août 2019

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 21 August 2019 It is with great sadness that I learnt of the death of Jacques Diouf, a great figure of Senegal and of Africa, and a man of deep conviction in his commitment to humanity.
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Daily News 21 / 08 / 2019

22 août 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 21 / 08 / 2019 Brussels, 21 August 2019 Ebola: EU announces new funds to strengthen preparedness in Burundi The Ebola virus disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo continues to spread in the east of the country with a high risk…
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Ebola: EU announces new funds to strengthen preparedness in Burundi

22 août 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 21 August 2019 The Ebola virus disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo continues to spread in the east of the country with a high risk of a spill-over into the neighbouring countries.
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June 2019 compared with May 2019 - Production in construction unchanged in euro area - Down by 0.3% in EU28

21 août 2019

European Commission - EUROSTAT - - - - Brussels, 20 August 2019 In June 2019 compared with May 2019, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector remained unchanged in the euro area (EA19) and decreased by 0.3% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of…
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Daily News 20 / 08 / 2019

21 août 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 20 / 08 / 2019 Brussels, 20 August 2019 One year anniversary of Greece successfully concluding stability support programme Today marks one year since Greece successfully concluded its European Stability Mechanism (ESM) stability support programme.
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Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on the World Humanitarian Day 2019

20 août 2019

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 19 August 2019 This is a key year for International Humanitarian Law, as 2019 marks the 70th anniversary of the Geneva Conventions. As the risk humanitarian workers face continues to increase, the European Union pays tribute to the commitment of those who risk…
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July 2019 - Annual inflation down to 1.0% in the euro area - Down to 1.4% in the EU

20 août 2019

European Commission - EUROSTAT July 2019 - July 2019 - Brussels, 19 August 2019 The euro area annual inflation rate was 1.0% in July 2019, down from 1.3% in June. A year earlier, the rate was 2.2%. European Union annual inflation was 1.4% in July 2019, down from 1.6% in…
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Daily News 19 / 08 / 2019

20 août 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 19 / 08 / 2019 Brussels, 19 August 2019 Italy: Cohesion Policy invests in better rail connection from Naples to Bari The EU invests €114 million from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to build a new 15.5 km section of railway between Naples’…
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President Juncker shortens his holiday in Austria

18 août 2019

European Commission - Announcement Brussels, 17 August 2019 The President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker had to shorten his holiday in Austria for medical reasons. He was taken back to Luxembourg where he will undergo an urgent cholecystectomy (surgical removal of the gallbladder).
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