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Flash estimate – March 2016 – Euro area annual inflation up to -0.1%

Euro area annual inflation is expected to be -0.1% in March 2016, up from -0.2% in February, according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

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European Semester 2016: fewer Member States have economic imbalances than a year ago

EU Member States are making progress in addressing imbalances in their economies. They have also advanced in carrying out the country-specific recommendations issued last year, although to varying degrees across countries and policy areas. These efforts are key in strengthening … Continue reading

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Ahead of today’s meeting of EU Heads of State and Government and Turkey

Today, EU Heads of State and Government will hold a meeting with Turkish Prime Minister Davutoğlu as part of the reinforcement of high-level dialogue agreed in the statement of the EU-Turkey meeting on 29 November. The EU and Turkey are … Continue reading

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Fighting tax evasion: The European Union and the Principality of Monaco initial new tax transparency agreement

The EU and Monaco have today initialled a new tax transparency agreement marking another major step forward in the fight against tax evasion. The agreement provides that Monaco and EU Member States will automatically exchange information on the financial accounts … Continue reading

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Investment Plan for Europe: new guidelines on combining European Structural and Investment Funds with the EFSI

The Juncker Commission’s top priority is to get Europe growing again and to increase the number of jobs without creating new debt. The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) – the heart of the Investment Plan for Europe – and … Continue reading

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Combining European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds and the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) – Frequently Asked Questions

Questions and answers on combining European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds with the Investment Plan’s European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) following publication of guidelines The European Structural and Investment Funds (ESI Funds) are important contributors to the EU goals … Continue reading

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EU pledges more than €3 billion for Syrians in 2016 at the London conference

The European Union and its Member States pledged today more than €3 billion to assist the Syrian people inside Syria as well as refugees and the communities hosting them in the neighbouring countries for the year 2016. The pledge triples … Continue reading

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Statement by the Spokesperson on the agreement between Japan and the Republic of Korea regarding the treatment of “comfort women” during WWII

The agreement between Japan and the Republic of Korea that addresses the treatment of “comfort women” during World War II is a due step expected for a long time. We hope that the full implementation of this agreement will lead … Continue reading

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EU is expected to announce new decisions to manage migration better and address the root causes of irregular migration and forced displacement

The European Commission is expected to announce today a total of 16 actions worth almost €300 million to address the root causes of irregular migration and displacement, and to increase the positive impact of migration on the economic and social … Continue reading

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Commissioner Moscovici presents the 2015 Autumn Economic Forecast

[slide 1]: Introduction slide Bienvenue à cette présentation des prévisions économiques d’automne 2015 de la Commission européenne. J’ai essentiellement trois messages à passer aujourd’hui. Le premier, c’est que la reprise économique va continuer en 2016 et 2017, avec des moteurs … Continue reading

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