(24 January 2020) - In 2019, the number of nights spent in tourist accommodation in the EU is expected to have reached more than 3.2 billion, up by 2.4% compared with 2018.


(23 January 2020) - In 2018, the share of energy from renewable sources in gross final energy consumption reached 18% in the EU, up from 17.5% in 2017 and more than double the share in 2004 (8.5%).


(22 January 2020) - Today, the Commission set out its ideas for shaping the Conference on the Future of Europe, which should be launched on Europe Day, 9 May 2020 and run for two years.


(21 January 2020) - In 2018, almost 7% of EU households had been unable to pay utility bills (heating, electricity, gas, water, etc.) on time, due to financial difficulties.


(21 January 2020) - The EU’s internal market commissioner, Thierry Breton, suggests tapping into the ECB’s “easy money” and issuing long-term bonds of up to 50 years in order to unlock the €1,000 billion needed to finance the European Green Deal.