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Top Stories from the European Commission - 30 September-4 October 2019

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Statement by the European Commission following President Jean-Claude Juncker's phone call with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 3 October 2019 President Jean-Claude Juncker spoke to Taoiseach Leo Varadkar this afternoon, where they discussed the UK's latest Brexit proposals. President Juncker confirmed that while the UK has made some progress, a number of problematic points remain in the proposal, on which further work...


Daily News 03 / 10 / 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 03 / 10 / 2019 Brussels, 3 October 2019 Brexit: Statement by the European Commission following President Jean-Claude Juncker's phone call with Prime Minister Johnson President Jean-Claude Juncker spoke to Prime Minister Johnson on the phone yesterday afternoon, Wednesday 2 October.


EU guidance on the handling of visa applications from residents of Ukraine's Donetsk and Luhansk regions

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 3 October 2019 The European Commission and the European External Action Service have this week sent EU Member States and non-EU Schengen countries guidance on how to handle visa applications lodged by residents of the non-Government controlled areas of Ukraine's Donetsk and Luhansk regions.


Speech by President Juncker to the American Chamber of Commerce to the EU for the award of Special Bridge Builder

European Commission - Speech [Check Against Delivery] Speech Brussels, 2 October 2019 Dear Susanne, Cher Maxime, Dear Members of the European Parliament, Ladies and gentlemen, I am told that I always have to start my speeches by saying that I am happy to be there.


August 2019 compared with July 2019 - Volume of retail trade up by 0.3% in euro area - Up by 0.2% in EU28

European Commission - EUROSTAT - - - - Brussels, 3 October 2019 In August 2019 compared with July 2019, the seasonally adjusted volume of retail trade increased by 0.3% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.2% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the...


August 2019 compared with July 2019 - Industrial producer prices down by 0.5% in euro area - Down by 0.4% in EU28

European Commission - EUROSTAT - - - - Brussels, 3 October 2019 In August 2019, compared with July 2019, industrial producer prices fell by 0.5% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.4% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.


Statement by the European Commission following President Jean-Claude Juncker's phone call with Prime Minister Boris Johnson

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 2 October 2019 President Jean-Claude Juncker spoke to Prime Minister Johnson on the phone this afternoon. The Prime Minister informed the President about the contents of the UK's latest proposal – which includes a legal text, explanatory note and letter from Prime Minister...


Statement on the publication of WTO's award in the Airbus dispute

European Commission - Statement Brussels, 2 October 2019 Following the publication today of the World Trade Organization's (WTO) award regarding the amount of U.S. countermeasures in the WTO Airbus dispute, Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström made the following statement: "The European Union takes note of the decision of...


Daily News 02 / 10 / 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 02 / 10 / 2019 Brussels, 2 October 2019 L'UE entame des négociations pour approfondir les relations commerciales avec cinq pays d'Afrique orientale et australe Aujourd'hui, l'Union européenne a entamé des négociations avec cinq partenaires de l'Afrique orientale et australe (Comores, Madagascar, Maurice,...


EU launches negotiations to deepen trade relations with Eastern and Southern Africa countries

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 2 October 2019 Today, in Mauritius, the EU started negotiations with five Eastern and Southern Africa partners (so-called ESA: Comoros, Madagascar, Mauritius, Seychelles and Zimbabwe) to deepen the existing Economic Partnership Agreement.


Daily News 01 / 10 / 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 01 / 10 / 2019 Brussels, 1 October 2019 De nouvelles règles pour des appareils ménagers plus durables La Commission européenne poursuit ses efforts pour réduire l'empreinte carbone de l'Europe et alléger la facture énergétique des consommateurs européens en adoptant aujourd'hui de nouvelles...


The new ecodesign measures explained

European Commission - Questions and answers Brussels, 1 October 2019 What has the Commission adopted today? Today, the Commission adopted 10 ecodesign implementing regulations, setting out energy efficiency and other requirements for the following product groups: Refrigerators Washing machines Dishwashers Electronic displays (including televisions) Light sources and separate control gears...


New rules make household appliances more sustainable*

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 1 October 2019 In a continued effort to reduce Europe's carbon footprint and to make energy bills cheaper for European consumers, the Commission today adopted new eco-design measures for products such as refrigerators, washing machines, dishwashers and televisions.


Flash estimate - September 2019 - Euro area annual inflation down to 0.9%

European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 1 October 2019 Euro area annual inflation is expected to be 0.9% in September 2019, down from 1.0% in August according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.


Mergers: Commission clears Novelis' acquisition of Aleris, subject to conditions

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 1 October 2019 The European Commission has approved, under the EU Merger Regulation, the acquisition of Aleris by Novelis. The decision is conditional on the divestiture of Aleris' aluminium automotive body sheets business in Europe.


Daily News 30 / 09 / 2019

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 30 / 09 / 2019 Brussels, 30 September 2019 Juncker Plan supports €300 million in financing for affordable and energy-efficient housing in Sweden The European Investment Bank is providing €300 million of financing under the Juncker Plan's European Fund for Strategic Investments to...


August 2019 - Euro area unemployment at 7.4% - EU28 at 6.2%

European Commission - EUROSTAT August 2019 - August 2019 - - EU28 at 6.2% Brussels, 30 September 2019 The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 7.4% in August 2019, down from 7.5% in July 2019 and from 8.0% in August 2018.


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