Current account recorded €2 billion deficit in March 2022, down from €16 billion surplus in previous month Current account surplus amounted to €219 billion (1.8% of euro area GDP) in 12 months to March 2022, down from €294 billion (2.6%) one year earlier In financial account, euro area residents’ net acquisitions of non-euro area portfolio investment securities totalled […]
The new European Scientific Advisory Board on Climate Change has elected Professor Ottmar Edenhofer as its chairperson for a term of four years. His task will be to represent the Advisory Board and organise its work, which is to provide the European Union (EU) with independent scientific knowledge, expertise and advice on climate change and […]
Finland and Sweden have submitted a formal application to join NATO, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said on Wednesday morning, calling the declaration of intent to join a historic step and believing that the two countries’ application for membership could be accepted quickly, which he said. will increase the security of the military alliance.
Fully 4,448 people crossed into Hungary directly from Ukraine on Monday, while another 3,113 from Ukraine crossed from Romania, the national police headquarters said.
Hungary and Poland could always rely on each other and “we will not allow anyone to drive a wedge between us”, Hungarian President Katalin Novák said after meeting her Polish counterpart Andrzej Duda in Warsaw.
Hungary and Poland are calling on the European Commission to make arrangements to ensure that the two countries could receive the allocations they are entitled to from the EU Reconstruction Fund, the new Hungarian president said in Warsaw on Tuesday. Katalin Novák held talks in the Polish capital with her Polish counterpart Andrzej Duda.
In the week ending 13 May 2022 the net position of the Eurosystem in foreign currency (asset items 2 and 3 minus liability items 7, 8 and 9) increased by EUR 0.2 billion to EUR 329.8 billion.
EMA has endorsed a statement for healthcare professionals jointly developed by the International Coalition of Medicines Regulatory Authorities (ICMRA) and the World Health Organization (WHO). The statement is aimed to help healthcare professionals answer questions about the role of regulators in the oversight of COVID-19 vaccines and to reassure medical staff about the safety of COVID-19 vaccines […]
While companies have huge influence in framing and shaping demand for products, consumers play a key role in raising demand for goods and services that have adopted circular economy principles, according to a European Environment Agency (EEA) briefing published today.
No agreement has been reached on the sixth EU sanctions package to be imposed on Russia, including oil supplies, and intensive talks continue, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy said on Monday.