(03 June 2020) - Today, the Commission launches the second-stage consultation of European trade unions and employers' organisations on how to ensure fair minimum wages for all workers in the European Union.

Vila Nova de Milfontes

(03 June 2020) - In its proposal for a reinforced long-term budget, the European Commission will increase funding for agriculture, rural development and fisheries.


(02 June 2020) - The UK and Poland have signed a treaty that secures the right of British and Polish citizens to stand and vote in local elections in each other’s countries following the UK’s exit from the EU.


(01 June 2020) - Following the introduction of COVID-19 containment measures, real GDP in the OECD area fell by 1.8% in the first quarter of 2020, the largest drop since the 2.3% contraction in the first quarter of 2009 at the height of the financial crisis, according to provisional estimates.


(29 May 2020) - The Commission today proposes a new Solvency Support Instrument to mobilise private resources to urgently support viable European companies in the sectors, regions and countries most economically impacted by the pandemic.