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Daily News 21 / 08 / 2017

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 21 / 08 / 2017 Brussels, 21 August 2017 Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker following the incident in Turku, Finland "It is with great concern that I have learnt of the violent attacks in Turku, Finland.

EU: a world leader in helping those affected by crises

European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 18 August 2017 When countries face natural disasters such as forest fires, floods and earthquakes or are in need of emergency assistance due to other crises, the EU has a range of funding and emergency response tools to help.

Daily News 18 / 08 / 2017

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 18 / 08 / 2017 Brussels, 18 August 2017 Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker following the attack in Barcelona "It is with profound sorrow and anguish that I have learnt of the terrorist attack that has struck at the heart of...

June 2017 compared with May 2017-Production in construction down by 0.5% in euro area -Down by 0.2% in EU28

European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 18 August 2017 In June 2017 compared with May 2017, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector decreased by 0.5% in the euro area and by 0.2% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

Statement by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker following the incident in Turku, Finland

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 18 August 2017 It is with great concern that I have learnt of the violent attacks in Turku, Finland. While details are still emerging, we strongly condemn this unprovoked attack which comes only 24 hours after the horror that unfolded in Spain.

Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Christos Stylianides on the World Humanitarian Day 2017

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 18 August 2017 The European Union is committed to the safety of humanitarian workers. Every year, the EU marks World Humanitarian Day by adding its voice to the global campaign that honours humanitarian workers who, day after day, put their lives on...

European Solidarity Corps: First volunteers in Italy to help rebuild earthquake-hit regions

Commission - Press release European Brussels, 17 August 2017 Today the first group of European Solidarity Corps volunteers is arriving in Norcia, Italy, to help with the ongoing efforts to repair damage and rebuild social services for the local community affected by the severe earthquakes that hit ...

Daily News 17 / 08 / 2017

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 17 / 08 / 2017 Brussels, 17 August 2017 Incendies de forêt au Portugal: l'UE soutient les efforts de reconstruction avec les fonds européens et poursuit l'aide d'urgence Le Portugal continue d'être soutenu par le mécanisme de protection civile de l'UE ...

June 2017-Euro area international trade in goods surplus ‚ā¨26.6 bn-‚ā¨7.1 bn surplus for EU28

European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 August 2017 The first estimate for euro area exports of goods to the rest of the world in June 2017 was ‚ā¨187.2 billion, an increase of 3.9% compared with June 2016 .

July 2017-Annual inflation stable at 1.3% in the euro area-EU stable at 1.5%

European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 17 August 2017 Euro area annual inflation was 1.3% in July 2017, stable compared with June 2017. In July 2016 the rate was 0.2%. European Union annual inflation was 1.5% in July 2017, also stable compared to June 2017.

Towards a fairer food supply chain: European Commission asks for input

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 16 August 2017 The European Commission is launching today an EU-wide public consultation on how to make the EU food supply chain fairer. Farmers, citizens and other interested parties are invited to share their views on the functioning of the food supply ...

Daily News 16 / 08 / 2017

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 16 / 08 / 2017 Brussels, 16 August 2017 EU and Switzerland to link their Emissions Trading Systems* The EU has today moved one step closer to linking its Emissions Trading System for the first time.

Flash estimate for the second quarter of 2017-GDP up by 0.6% in both the euro area and the EU28-+2.2% and +2.3% respectively compared with the second quarter of 2016

European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 16 August 2017 Seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.6% in both the euro area and the EU28 during the second quarter of 2017, compared with the previous quarter, according to a flash estimate published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

Daily News 14 / 08 / 2017

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 14 / 08 / 2017 Brussels, 14 August 2017 Feux de forêt au Portugal: l'UE facilite la mobilisation d'avions, de véhicules et de pompiers La Commission européenne a aidé à mobiliser un soutien considérable pour le Portugal à travers...

June 2017 compared with May 2017 - Industrial production down by 0.6% in euro area - Down by 0.5% in EU28

European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 14 August 2017 In June 2017 compared with May 2017, seasonally adjusted industrial production fell by 0.6% in the euro area and by 0.5% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

State aid: Commission approves high speed internet solutions for rural areas in Germany

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 August 2017 The European Commission has endorsed under EU state aid rules three German virtual access products that will allow the use of so-called vectoring technology in state funded high speed broadband networks.

State aid: Commission approves ‚ā¨45 million Czech support scheme for refuelling and recharging stations for low emission vehicles

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 11 August 2017 The European Commission has found Czech plans to support the creation of a network of refuelling and recharging stations for low emission vehicles to be in line with EU state aid rules.

Daily News 11 / 08 / 2017

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 11 / 08 / 2017 Brussels, 11 August 2017 State aid: Commission approves high speed internet solutions for rural areas in Germany The European Commission has endorsed under EU state aid rules three German virtual access products that will allow the use of...

Questions and Answers: Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed

European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 10 August 2017 What is the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed ? Launched nearly four decades ago, in 1979, the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed is primarily an IT tool designed to swiftly exchange information between national authorities on...

Daily News 10 / 08 / 2017

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 10 / 08 / 2017 Brussels, 10 August 2017 Feux de forêt: l'UE mobilise plus d'avions pour l'Albanie et travaille 24h/24 pour soutenir d'autres pays en Europe La Commission européenne a contribué à mobiliser deux avions supplémentaires de la Grèce par ...