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