(05 February 2020) - Fifteen EU member states insisted on 1 February in Beja, south Portugal, that the EU budget for 2021-2027 should maintain the level of the previous one “in real terms”.


(04 February 2020) - The European Commission is partnering with the European Investment Bank Group (EIB), to launch BlueInvest, a €75 million equity investment fund for the blue economy.


(03 February 2020) - The European Commission has today issued a recommendation to the Council to open negotiations on a new partnership with the United Kingdom.


(31 January 2020) - The European Commission has today published its annual report on ‘Tax Policies in the European Union: 2020 survey' which outlines how Member States' tax systems perform in different sectors.


(30 January 2020) - According to figures published today by Eurostat, the unemployment rate in the 28 EU Member States was 6.2% in December 2019. It marks the lowest rate since the start of the EU monthly unemployment series in January 2000.