Archive pour avril 2019

Justice Scoreboard - Questions and Answers

Samedi 27 avril 2019

European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 26 April 2019 Today, the European Commission publishes the 2019 EU Justice Scoreboard, which gives a comparative overview of the independence, quality and efficiency of justice systems in EU Member States. This year’s is the seventh edition of the Justice Scoreboard.
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EU Justice Scoreboard 2019: results show the continuing need to protect judicial independence

Samedi 27 avril 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 April 2019 Today, the European Commission publishes the 2019 EU Justice Scoreboard, which gives a comparative overview of the independence, quality and efficiency of justice systems in EU Member States. It provides national authorities with information to help them improve their justice systems.
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EU releases €1.5 million in immediate assistance after cyclone Kenneth hits Mozambique and Comoros

Samedi 27 avril 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 26 April 2019 Following the extensive damage caused by tropical cyclone Kenneth in northern Mozambique and Comoros, the EU is providing initial €1.5 million to help the people affected by the heavy rainfall and destruction that the new cyclone left in its trail.
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CALENDRIER du 29 avril au 5 mai 2019

Samedi 27 avril 2019

European Commission - Commissioners’ weekly activities Brussels, 26 April 2019 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites   Lundi 29 avril 2019 Mr Frans Timmermans delivers an opening speech at the conference “Better regulation: taking stock and sustaining our commitment”, in Brussels.
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State aid: Commission approves €385 million support for production of electricity from renewable sources in Lithuania*

Vendredi 26 avril 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 23 April 2019 The European Commission has approved, under EU State aid rules, a scheme to support electricity production from renewable energy sources in Lithuania. The measure, open to all types of renewable generation, will contribute to the EU environmental objectives without unduly distorting…
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Europe 2020 employment indicators - Employment rate of people aged 20 to 64 in the EU reached a new peak at 73.2% in 2018 - 13 Member States already achieved their 2020 targets

Vendredi 26 avril 2019

European Commission - EUROSTAT - - - - Brussels, 25 April 2019 In 2018, the employment rate of people aged 20 to 64 in the European Union (EU) stood at 73.2%, up compared with 2017 (72.2%). The Europe 2020 strategy target is to reach a total employment rate for people aged…
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Asylum decisions in the EU - EU Member States granted protection to more than 300 000 asylum seekers in 2018 - Almost 30% of the beneficiaries were Syrians

Vendredi 26 avril 2019

European Commission - EUROSTAT - - - - Brussels, 25 April 2019 The 28 Member States of the European Union (EU) granted protection status to nearly 333 400 asylum seekers in 2018, down by almost 40% from 2017 (533 000). In addition to these, the EU Member States received over…
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Daily News 25 / 04 / 2019

Vendredi 26 avril 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 25 / 04 / 2019 Brussels, 25 April 2019 EU-Japan Summit takes place in Brussels  The 26th Summit between the European Union and Japan takes place this afternoon in Brussels, with the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, and the President of…
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26th EU-Japan Summit: Taking our strong partnership to a higher level

Vendredi 26 avril 2019

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 25 April 2019 The 26th EU-Japan Summit further strengthened bilateral ties, focusing on the implementation of two landmark agreements concluded last year: the EU-Japan Strategic Partnership and Economic Partnership Agreements. These agreements have taken political and economic relations to a higher level.
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Fourth quarter of 2018 compared with third quarter of 2018 - Government debt down to 85.1% of GDP in euro area - Down to 80.0% of GDP in EU28

Jeudi 25 avril 2019

European Commission - EUROSTAT - - - Down to 80.0% of GDP in EU28 Brussels, 24 April 2019 At the end of the fourth quarter of 2018, the government debt to GDP ratio in the euro area (EA19) stood at 85.1%, compared with 86.4% at the end of the third…
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