Archive pour avril 2019

European Defence Fund: Statement by Commissioner Bieńkowska on the European Parliament’s vote

Vendredi 19 avril 2019

Commission - Statement European Strasbourg, 18 April 2019 The European Parliament endorsed today the provisional agreement reached by the co-legislators on the future European Defence Fund (EDF) for the next budget period from 2021 to 2027. The European Commission proposed the European Defence Fund in June 2018.
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Statement by President Jean-Claude Juncker on the bus accident in Madeira

Vendredi 19 avril 2019

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 18 April 2019 It was with deep sadness that I learnt of the tragic bus accident in the Portuguese island of Madeira that claimed the lives of 29 fellow European citizens from Germany, and left many others injured.
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The InvestEU Programme: Questions and Answers

Vendredi 19 avril 2019

European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 18 April 2019 This is an update to the memo issued on 6 June 2018, following the vote approving the programme in the European Parliament. The budgetary aspects of InvestEU are subject to the overall agreement on the EU’s next long-term budget, proposed by…
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Capital Markets Union: European Parliament backs key measures to boost jobs and growth

Vendredi 19 avril 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 18 April 2019 The Commission welcomes the European Parliament’s final votes on legislation putting in place the building blocks of a Capital Markets Union (CMU). This adoption of a substantial number of proposals constitutes another step forward in the completion of the CMU, one…
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EU Budget 2021-2027: Commission welcomes Parliament’s green light on InvestEU

Vendredi 19 avril 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 18 April 2019 The European Commission welcomes today’s vote in the European Parliament on InvestEU, the programme to boost investment in Europe in the next long-term EU budget. This vote brings InvestEU one step closer to its creation.
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Joint Statement by High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström on the decision of the United States to further activate Title III of the Helms Burton (Libertad) Act

Jeudi 18 avril 2019

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 17 April 2019 In the light of the United States Administration’s decision to not renew the waiver related to Title III of the 1996 Helms-Burton (LIBERTAD) Act, the European Union reiterates its strong opposition to the extraterritorial application of unilateral Cuba-related measures that are contrary…
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February 2019 - Euro area international trade in goods surplus €17.9 bn - €2.7 bn deficit for EU28

Jeudi 18 avril 2019

European Commission - EUROSTAT February 2019 - February 2019 - - - Brussels, 17 April 2019 Euro area The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in February 2019 was €183.3 billion, an increase of 4.4% compared with February 2018 (€175.6 bn).
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March 2019 - Annual inflation down to 1.4% in the euro area - Stable at 1.6% in the EU

Jeudi 18 avril 2019

European Commission - EUROSTAT March 2019 - March 2019 - - - Brussels, 17 April 2019 The euro area annual inflation rate was 1.4% in March 2019, down from 1.5% in February 2019. A year earlier, the rate was 1.4%. European Union annual inflation was 1.6% in March 2019, stable compared…
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Daily News 17 / 04 / 2019

Jeudi 18 avril 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 17 / 04 / 2019 Brussels, 17 April 2019 EU, Latin America and the Caribbean: a partnership for prosperity, democracy, resilience and governance The European Union is strengthening its political partnership with Latin America and the Caribbean with a new Joint Communication setting…
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From promise to delivery: Commission welcomes final European Parliament votes under 2014-2019 mandate

Jeudi 18 avril 2019

European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 17 April 2019 . European Border and Coast Guard: Stronger EU borders with a new standing corps of 10,000 border guards Today, the European Parliament adopted the Commission’s proposal to reinforce the European Border and Coast Guard Agency with a standing corps of 10,000…
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