Opening speech by EC President Juncker at the 14th Congress of ETUC


EC President Juncker at #ETUC19 congress: „We kept our promises: jobs, growth, investment and social justice. The European Pillar of #SocialRights has become a reality!“

#SocialEurope #investEU

Running for Europe with Vice-President Šefčovič


Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Energy Union, set off the 20 km of Brussels race, departing from the Esplanade of the Cinquantenaire, which was held on Sunday, 19 May 2019.

#20kmbxl

#EUdialogues in Luxembourg with President Juncker


Debate of the candidates for the presidency of the European Commission – EU Elections 2019


Who will be the next president of the European Commission? The candidates for the presidency of the European Commission took part in a Eurovision debate on 15 May, hosted in the European Parliament in Brussels.

Introduction of the debate will be done by Emilie Tran Nguyen, France Televisions, and Markus Preiss, ARD Germany

Opening statements by the candidates:
- Nico CUE for the Party of the European Left
- Ska KELLER for the Green Party
- Jan ZAHRADIL, for the the Reformists Alliance of Europe
- Margrethe VESTAGER, for the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
- Manfred WEBER for the European People's Party
- Frans TIMMERMANS for the Party of European Socialists

Topics:
- Migration:
- Youth Unemployment
- Climate change / environment
- Taxation / competition
- International trade / role of the EU in the world
- Populism / democratic gap / relevance of institutions

Closing statements

#EUelections2019 #Spitzenkandidaten #EurovisionDebate #TellEurope #EUdebate

European Pillar of Social Rights: social protection and inclusion


Employment and social affairs are a key priority for the EU. Through the European Pillar of Social Rights, Europe stands for social protection and inclusion.

More info: https://europa.eu/ !kC44GU

#SocialRights

European Pillar of Social Rights: Fair working conditions


Employment and social affairs are a key priority for the EU. Through the European Pillar of Social Rights, Europe stands for fair working conditions.

More info: https://europa.eu/ !kC44GU
#SocialRights

European Pillar of Social Rights: equal opportunities and access to the labour market


Employment and social affairs are a key priority for the EU. Through the European Pillar of Social Rights, Europe stands for equal opportunities and access to the labour market.

More info: https://europa.eu/ !kC44GU


#SocialRights

Digital Single Market: cheaper calls to other EU countries as of 15 May


As of 15 May 2019, a new maximum price will apply for all international calls and SMS within the EU.

As a result, consumers calling from their country to another EU country will pay a maximum amount of 19 cents per minute (+VAT) and 6 cents per SMS message (+VAT).

Following the end of roaming charges in June 2017, these new price caps for international calls and SMS in the EU are part of the EU-wide overhaul of telecoms rules to strengthen coordination of electronic communications.

More info: https://europa.eu/ !GF77xg

#intraEUcalls #DigitalSingleMarket

The Key: an #EUandME short film directed by Valerie Muller and Angelin Preljocaj


Disaster strikes during an impromptu safety inspection of a building site. The workers must work together to fix the mess – but someone is missing…

Directors: Valerie Muller and Angelin Preljocaj

Find out what the EU contributes to your life by visiting https://europa.eu/euandme/frontpage_en
Watch other short films in the #EUandME series: https://europa.eu/euandme/directors-videos_en
Give us a like on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EuropeanCommission
Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/EU_Commission
#EUandME

Sibiu Summit: EU leaders discuss the #FutureofEurope


EU Leaders discussed the EU's strategic agenda for the period 2019-2024 at the Informal Summit in Sibiu.

Read our declaration → http://europa.eu/ !dB43Hg

#FutureofEurope

Informal Summit in Sibiu: press conference


The Sibiu Declaration: https://europa.eu/ !Hb64RV

Factsheets on the Commission's 10 priorities: https://europa.eu/ !hj39CM

#EURoad2Sibiu #SibiuSummit

Young Citizens' Dialogue in Sibiu 2019


Young Citizens’ Dialogue in Sibiu – let’s shape the future of Europe together! With the President of Romania, Klaus Iohannis and the President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker.

#FutureofEurope #RoadtoSibiu #EUroadtoSibiu #SibiuSummit #EUdialogues

Young Citizens' Dialogue with EC President Juncker in Sibiu


Young Citizens’ Dialogue in Sibiu – let’s shape the future of Europe together! - with the President of Romania, Klaus Iohannis and the President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker.

#EUroad2Sibiu #SibiuSummit #FutureofEurope #EUdialogues

Statement by HRVP Mogherini on Venezuela


#Venezuela: Statement from the Ministerial Meeting of the International Contact Group by HRVP Mogherini: https://europa.eu/ !gG47Jv

#ICG

European Economic Forecast Spring 2019: growth continues at a more moderate pace


In this video, Commissioner Moscovici explains the state of the European economy and gives us an overview of the economic outlook as we see it this Spring 2019. The European economy has enjoyed six consecutive years of growth and is set to continue expanding. With the right policies, we can ensure that it remains so.

#ECforecast
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