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European Semester 2015: College decisions

The European Commission today sent a strong signal to Member States to carry out structural reforms and to continue consolidating their public finances. This follows the approach that the new College of Commissioners outlined in November and is at the ... read more

Eurostat: National minimum wages in the EU – Monthly minimum wages in euro varied by 1 to 10 across the EU in January 2015; Variation reduced to 1 to 4 when expressed in PPS

As of 1st January 2015, 221 out of the 28 Member States of the European Union (EU) had national minimum wages. They ranged from €184 per month in Bulgaria to €1,923 in Luxembourg. However, when adjusted for differences in purchasing power, ... read more

Energy Union: EU Commissioner Arias Cañete opens "Conference on heating and cooling in the European energy transition" in Brussels

On 26 February, EU Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete will provide the opening speech at a two days conference on Heating and Cooling in Brussels. The conference is a timely follow-up to the Commission’s Energy ... read more

Energy Union: EU Commissioner Arias Cañete opens "Conference on heating and cooling in the European energy transition" in Brussels

On 26 February, EU Commissioner for Climate Action and Energy Miguel Arias Cañete will provide the opening speech at a two days conference on Heating and Cooling in Brussels. The conference is a timely follow-up to the Commission’s Energy ... read more