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Euro area annual inflation is expected to be 0.3% in September 2014, down from 0.4% in August, according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:00:00 +0100
The euro area (EA18) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 11.5% in August 2014, stable compared with July 2014, but down from 12.0% in August 2013. The EU281 unemployment rate was 10.1% in August 2014, the lowest value since February 2012. The rate was down from 10.2% in July 2014, and from 10.8% in August 2013. These figures are published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:00:00 +0100
In the EU28 in 2012, English was still the most commonly studied foreign language at lower secondary level, with 97.1% of pupils learning it, far ahead of French (34.1%), German (22.1%) and Spanish (12.2%). The importance of English as a foreign language in the EU is also confirmed by its leadership in nearly all Member States.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 11:00:00 +0100
After a significant decrease in 2009, the value of EU28 trade in goods with Canada recovered in the following years to reach a peak value for exports of €31.6 billion in 2013. Imports also recovered to a peak value of €30.7 bn in 2011, and then fell to €30.3 bn in 2012 and €27.3 bn in 2013. As a result, the EU28 trade surplus of €4.3 bn with Canada in 2013 is the highest recorded since 2006. In 2013, Canada was the EU28's twelfth most important trading partner.
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:00:00 +0100
The G-20 comprises the world’s major advanced and emerging economies. It includes the EU, four EU Member States (Germany, France, Italy and the United Kingdom) and 15 countries from the rest of the world (Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Mexico, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Turkey and the United States). Together the members of the G-20 covered over 60% of the world’s land area, were home to 65% of the world population and generated 86% of the global GDP in 2012.
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:00:00 +0100
In July 2014 compared with June 2014, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector remained stable in both the euro area (EA18) and the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In June 2014, production in construction fell by 0.4% and 0.1% respectively.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:00:00 +0100
Euro area annual inflation was 0.4% in August 2014, unchanged compared to July. In August 2013 the rate was 1.3%. Monthly inflation was 0.1% in August 2014.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:00:00 +0100

Last Updated on: 30-Sep-2014 11:15:05

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