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Thursday, 12 October 2017

EU Commission: Regions bring space down to Earth

Regions bring space down to Earth
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August 2017 compared with July 2017 - Industrial production up by 1.4% in euro area - Up by 1.7% in EU28

European Commission - EUROSTAT Brussels, 12 October 2017 In August 2017 compared with July 2017, seasonally adjusted industrial production rose by 1.4% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.7% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

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Commission appoints members of High Level Stakeholder Platform to follow up on the UN Sustainable Development Goals

European - Press release Commission Brussels, 12 October 2017 Following an open selection process, the Commission has appointed 30 members to a new high-level multi-stakeholder platform to follow up on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in the EU.

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Sales of farmland: Commission issues guidelines to Member States

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 October 2017 The European Commission has today issued guidance to help Member States protect agricultural land from threats such as excessive price speculation and ownership concentration.

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EU steps up its assistance for the stabilisation of Iraq

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 12 October 2017 The European Commission has today adopted a €60.4 million stabilisation package to support Iraq after the liberation of areas held by Da'esh, with the country still facing humanitarian, security, stabilisation and reconciliation challenges.

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