Archive pour avril 2019

Fourth quarter of 2018 - Household real income per capita up in the euro area and in the EU28 - Real consumption per capita stable in the euro area and up in the EU28

Mardi 30 avril 2019

European Commission - EUROSTAT - - - - Brussels, 29 April 2019 In the euro area, in real terms, household income per capita increased by 0.3% in the fourth quarter of 2018, after an increase of 0.2% in the previous quarter.
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Unemployment in the EU regions in 2018 - Unemployment rates in the EU regions ranged from 1.3% to 35.1% - Unemployment rates fell in 8 out of 10 EU regions

Mardi 30 avril 2019

European Commission - EUROSTAT - - - - Brussels, 29 April 2019 More than 80% of the NUTS 2 regions of the European Union (EU) saw their unemployment rate for persons aged 15-74 fall in 2018 compared with 2017. Around 60% recorded a decrease of at least 0.5 percentage points.
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Daily News 29 / 04 / 2019

Mardi 30 avril 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 29 / 04 / 2019 Brussels, 29 April 2019 Jeunes agriculteurs: 1 milliard d’euros pour faciliter l’accès au financement La Commission européenne et la Banque européenne d’investissement (BEI) ont lancé aujourd’hui un programme de prêts d’un milliard d’euros ciblant plus particulièrement les jeunes…
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Strengthening the Commission’s oversight in a modern and robust anti-fraud system

Mardi 30 avril 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 April 2019 The Commission has today adopted its new Anti-Fraud Strategy that seeks to further improve the detection, sanctioning and prevention of fraud and will support the Commission’s ongoing efforts to bring fraud against the EU budget further down.
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Young farmers: €1 billion to facilitate access to finance

Mardi 30 avril 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 April 2019 The European Commission and the European Investment Bank (EIB) launched today a €1 billion loans package targeting specifically young farmers. In 2017, 27% of the loan applications submitted to banks by EU young farmers were rejected, compared to only 9% for…
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Antitrust: Commission accepts commitments by Mastercard and Visa to cut inter-regional interchange fees

Mardi 30 avril 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 29 April 2019 The European Commission has made commitments offered by Mastercard and Visa legally binding under EU antitrust rules. The companies will significantly reduce (on average by around 40%) their multilateral interchange fees for payments in the EEA with consumer cards issued elsewhere.
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Vaccination: Time to speak out against disinformation! Statement by Vice – President Jyrki Katainen on European Immunisation Week

Samedi 27 avril 2019

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 26 April 2019 Vaccination is one of the most successful public health measures to date. Not only do vaccines prevent diseases and save lives, they also reduce healthcare costs. Over the last two centuries, it has been consistently proven that vaccines work.
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Europe 2020 education indicators in 2018 The EU has reached its target for share of persons aged 30 to 34 with tertiary education …only 0.6 pp away from the target for early leavers from education and training

Samedi 27 avril 2019

European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 26 April 2019 Today, Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, publishes the most recent data for the EU and its Member States on achievement against the two Europe 2020 education headline targets.
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Asylum applicants considered to be unaccompanied minors Almost 20 000 unaccompanied minors among asylum seekers registered in the EU in 2018 One fourth are Afghans or Eritreans

Samedi 27 avril 2019

European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 26 April 2019 In 2018, 19 700 asylum seekers applying for international protection in the Member States of the European Union (EU) were considered to be unaccompanied minors. This is down by more than one third compared with 2017 (31 400) and below the 2014 level…
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Daily News 26 / 04 / 2019

Samedi 27 avril 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 26 / 04 / 2019 Brussels, 26 April 2019 EU Justice Scoreboard 2019: results show the continuing need to protect judicial independence Today, the European Commission publishes the 2019 EU Justice Scoreboard, which gives a comparative overview of the independence, quality and efficiency…
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