We use cookies to ensure we give you the best browsing experience on our website.
Find out more on how we use cookies and how you can change your settings.

Latest press releases

      

Press release - 3349th EDUCATION, YOUTH, CULTURE AND SPORT Council meeting - Brussels, 25 November 2014 (provisional version)
25/11/2014 (English) - Press: 608   Nr: 16040/14

Other languages »
Herman Van Rompuy, Président du Conseil européen: "Cinq ans à la présidence du Conseil européen" - Discours à Sciences Po
25/11/2014 (Français) - Press: 609   Nr: PCE EUCO 256/14

Other languages »
Press briefing on EUTM Somalia - Brussels, 26 November 2014 at 16.30
25/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Iran: EU extends sanctions relief
25/11/2014 (English) - Press: 607   Nr: 16039/14

Other languages »
Press release - 3348th Council meeting - FOREIGN AFFAIRS (Trade) - Brussels, 21 November 2014 (provisional version)
21/11/2014 (English) - Press: 598   Nr: 15792/14

Other languages »
Weekly schedule of President Van Rompuy
21/11/2014 (English)   Nr: PCE 40/14

Other languages »
Council conclusions on trade
21/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Council conclusions on TTIP
21/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Council conclusions on the Review of Export Control Policy
21/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
EU counter-piracy Operation Atalanta extended to end of 2016
21/11/2014 (English) - Press: 474   Nr: 13326/14

Other languages »
PRESS CENTRE - Meeting of the European Council, 18-19 December 2014 - Brussels,Justus Lipsius building
21/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Use of plastic bags: agreement on phasing down
21/11/2014 (English) - Press: 599   Nr: 15829/14

Other languages »
President Herman Van Rompuy: Speech at the occasion of the inauguration of the Single Supervisory Mechanism, European Central Bank
20/11/2014 (English) - Press: 600   Nr: PCE EUCO 254/14

Other languages »
Securities financing transactions: Council agrees transparency rules
20/11/2014 (English) - Press: 591   Nr: 15679/14

Other languages »
Conclusions adopted by the EEA Council at its 42nd meeting of 19 November 2014
19/11/2014 (English) - Press: 597   Nr: 1610/14

Other languages »
Council conclusions on the Sixth report on economic, social and territorial cohesion: investment for jobs and growth
19/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Speech by President Herman Van Rompuy at the opening of the 5th Europe–Indonesia Business Dialogue
19/11/2014 (English) - Press: 596   Nr: PCE EUCO 253/14

Other languages »
Press statement by President Herman Van Rompuy, following his meeting with the President of Indonesia, Joko Widodo
19/11/2014 (English) - Press: 595   Nr: PCE EUCO 252/14

Other languages »
Press release - 3347th Council meeting - GENERAL AFFAIRS - Brussels, 18 and 19 November 2014 (Provisional version)
19/11/2014 (English) - Press: 585   Nr: 15578/14

Other languages »
Thirteenth meeting of the Cooperation Council between the European Union and the Kyrgyz Republic – EU announces further support for development
18/11/2014 (English) - Press: 586   Nr: 15580/14

Other languages »
Council conclusions on Common Security and Defence Policy
18/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Cérémonie de signature entre l'Union européenne et la République du Sénégal - Bruxelles, le 20 novembre 2014 à 11h00
18/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Press statement following the visit of the President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy to Singapore
18/11/2014 (English) - Press: 590   Nr: PCE EUCO 251/14

Other languages »
EU budget talks to restart from a fresh Commission proposal
17/11/2014 (English) - Press: 593   Nr: 15683/14

Other languages »
Press release - 3346th Council meeting - FOREIGN AFFAIRS (Defence), Brussels, 17 nad 18 November 2014 (Provisional version)
17/11/2014 (English) - Press: 584   Nr: 15573/14

Other languages »
Council conclusions on the Middle East Peace Process (MEPP)
17/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Council conclusions on Ebola
17/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Speech by President Herman Van Rompuy at the European Chamber of Commerce in Singapore
17/11/2014 (English) - Press: 589   Nr: PCE EUCO 250/14

Other languages »
Council conclusions on Ukraine
17/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy congratulates Klaus Iohannis on his election as President of Romania
17/11/2014 (English) - Press: 588   Nr: PCE EUCO 249/14

Other languages »
Weekly schedule of President Van Rompuy
17/11/2014 (English)   Nr: PCE 39/14

Other languages »
EU to launch Advisory Mission for Civilian Security Sector Reform in Ukraine on 1 December, signs agreement with Ukraine
17/11/2014 (English) - Press: 568   Nr: 15053/14

Other languages »
Council Conclusions on Georgia - Action Plan on Visa Liberalisation
17/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Council agrees its position for the final round of budget conciliation talks
17/11/2014 (English) - Press: 587   Nr: 15602/14

Other languages »
G20 Leaders’ Communiqué - Brisbane Summit, 15-16 November 2014
16/11/2014 (English)   Nr: PCE EUCO

Other languages »
Statement on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
16/11/2014 (English) - Press: 605   Nr: 16022/14

Other languages »
Remarks by President Herman Van Rompuy on the global economy at the G20 Summit's first working session
15/11/2014 (English)   Nr: PCE EUCO

Other languages »
G20 Leaders’ Brisbane Statement on Ebola
15/11/2014 (English)   Nr: PCE

Other languages »
Introductory press statement by President Herman Van Rompuy ahead of the G20 Summit in Brisbane, Australia
15/11/2014 (English) - Press: 603   Nr: PCE EUCO 255/14

Other languages »
Press release - 3345th Council meeting - ECONOMIC and FINANCIAL AFFAIRS (BUDGET) - Brussels, 14 November 2014 (provisional version)
14/11/2014 (English) - Press: 583   Nr: 15570/14

Other languages »
PRESS INFORMATION - Signing ceremony - Agreement between the EU and Ukraine on the status of the EU Advisory Mission for Civilian Security Sector Reform Ukraine (EUAM Ukraine) - Monday, 17 November 2014 at 08:15, Justus Lipsius building - Brussels
14/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Joint Statement by the President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on the US-China climate announcement
12/11/2014 (English) - Press: 582   Nr: PCE EUCO 248/14

Other languages »
PRESS BRIEFING on the meeting of the EU Chiefs of Defence, Brussels, 13 November 2014, 17:30
12/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Press briefing on EUCAP NESTOR - EU mission on regional maritime capacity building in the Horn of Africa - Brussels, 12 November 2014 at 14.00
11/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Press release - 3344th Council meeting - AGRICULTURE AND FISHERIES - Brussels, 10 November 2014 (provisional version)
10/11/2014 (English) - Press: 581   Nr: 15282/14

Other languages »
Transparency rules for investment products adopted by Council
10/11/2014 (English) - Press: 579   Nr: 15259/14

Other languages »
Cartels: new rules on damage claims for victims
10/11/2014 (English) - Press: 574   Nr: 15143/14

Other languages »
Press release - 3343rd Council meeting - ECONOMIC and FINANCIAL AFFAIRS, Brussels, 7 November 2014
7/11/2014 (English) - Press: 577   Nr: 15211/14

Other languages »
Council conclusions on the ESFS Review
7/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
President Herman Van Rompuy congratulates Boïko Borissov on his election as Prime Minister of Bulgaria
7/11/2014 (English) - Press: 580   Nr: PCE EUCO 247/14

Other languages »
Weekly schedule of President Van Rompuy
7/11/2014 (English)   Nr: PCE 38/14

Other languages »
Presidency conclusions on the budgetary issues in the current year and on the request to the Commission to submit a proposal for amendment of Regulation
7/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
President Herman Van Rompuy: "Looking back, looking forward" - Speech at the Conference "Dove va l'Europa - The State of the Union" (Accademia dei Lincei)
7/11/2014 (English) - Press: 578   Nr: PCE EUCO 246/14

Other languages »
EU extends military operation in the Central African Republic
7/11/2014 (English) - Press: 566   Nr: 14947/14

Other languages »
Remarks by Jeroen Dijsselbloem at the press conference following the Eurogroup meeting of 6 November 2014
6/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
President Herman Van Rompuy congratulates Laimdota Straujuma on being elected Prime Minister of Latvia
6/11/2014 (English) - Press: 576   Nr: PCE EUCO 245/14

Other languages »
Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on "elections" in eastern Ukraine
5/11/2014 (English) - Press: 575   Nr: 15144/1/14 REV 1

Other languages »
Insurance mediation: Council sets out its position
5/11/2014 (English) - Press: 572   Nr: 15101/14

Other languages »
MEDIA ACCREDITATION - Meeting of the European Council 18-19 December 2014 - Brussels Application deadline: 8 December, 12.00
5/11/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Speech by President Herman Van Rompuy to the European Parliament following the October European Council
4/11/2014 (English) - Press: 571   Nr: PCE EUCO 244/14

Other languages »
Remarks by President Herman Van Rompuy following his meeting with President of Colombia Juan Manuel Santos
4/11/2014 (English) - Press: 570   Nr: PCE EUCO 243/14

Other languages »
Presentation of letters of credentials to the President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy
4/11/2014 (English) - Press: 569   Nr: PCE EUCO 242/14

Other languages »
Joint Statement by the Presidents of Ukraine, the European Council and the European Commission on the occasion of the beginning of the provisional application of the Association Agreement
31/10/2014 (English) - Press: 567   Nr: PCE EUCO 241/14

Other languages »
Weekly schedule of President Van Rompuy
31/10/2014 (English)   Nr: PCE 37/14

Other languages »
EU extends and updates restrictive measures against Belarus
30/10/2014 (English) - Press: 552   Nr: 14663/14

Other languages »
Press release - 3342nd Council meeting - ENVIRONMENT, Luxembourg, 28 October 2014
28/10/2014 (English) - Press: 534   Nr: 14510/14

Other languages »
Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU following the execution of Ms. Reyhane Jabbari in Iran
28/10/2014 (English) - Press: 564   Nr: 14841/1/14 REV 1

Other languages »
Council conclusions on Preparations for the 20th session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and the 10th session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol(Lima, 1 - 12 December 2014)
28/10/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Council conclusions on Greening the European semester and the Europe 2020 Strategy - Mid-term review
28/10/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Speech by President Herman Van Rompuy on the occasion of José Manuel Barroso's Farewell
28/10/2014 (English) - Press: 563   Nr: PCE EUCO 236/14

Other languages »
Joint statement on the parliamentary elections in Ukraine by President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy and President of the European Commission José Manuel Barroso
27/10/2014 (English) - Press: 562   Nr: PCE EUCO 235/14

Other languages »
High-level conference “Tackling sexual orientation and gender identity discrimination: next steps in EU and Member State policy making” - Brussels, 28 October 2014
27/10/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Message from the President of the European Council and the President of the European Commission to Her Excellency Ms Dilma Rousseff, President of the Federative Republic of Brazil
27/10/2014 (English) - Press: 560   Nr: PCE EUCO 233/14

Other languages »
Joint letter of President Van Rompuy and President Barroso to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on the EU comprehensive Climate and Energy Framework
24/10/2014 (English) - Press: 561   Nr: PCE EUCO 234/14

Other languages »
Remarks by President Herman Van Rompuy following his final European Council
24/10/2014 (English) - Press: 558   Nr: PCE EUCO 231/14

Other languages »
Euro Summit statement 24 October 2014
24/10/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Farewell speech by President Herman Van Rompuy to the members of the European Council
24/10/2014 (English) - Press: 559   Nr: PCE EUCO 232/14

Other languages »
European Council (23 and 24 October 2014) - Conclusions
24/10/2014 (English)   Nr: EUCO 169/14

Other languages »
Ukraine: unilateral trade measures extended
24/10/2014 (English) - Press: 554   Nr: 14689/14

Other languages »
European Council (23 and 24 October 2014) Conclusions on 2030 Climate and Energy Policy Framework
24/10/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Remarks by President Herman Van Rompuy following the first session of the European Council
23/10/2014 (English) - Press: 202   Nr: PCE EUCO 230/14

Other languages »
European Council appoints the new Commission
23/10/2014 (English) - Press: 549   Nr: EUCO 223/14

Other languages »
Opening remarks by President Herman Van Rompuy at the European Council
23/10/2014 (English) - Press: 553   Nr: PCE EUCO 227/14

Other languages »
Conclusions du Conseil sur la République centrafricaine
23/10/2014 (Français) 

Other languages »
Remarks by President Herman Van Rompuy following the Tripartite Social Summit
23/10/2014 (English) - Press: 551   Nr: PCE EUCO 226/14

Other languages »
Les présidents Herman Van Rompuy et José Manuel Barroso félicitent M. Denis Mukwege, Lauréat du Prix Sakharov pour 2014
22/10/2014 (Français) - Press: 550   Nr: PCE EUCO 224/14

Other languages »
BACKGROUND TRIPARTITE SOCIAL SUMMIT "Stimulating investment to create more jobs: delivering on the EU strategy" Thursday, 23 October in Brussels
22/10/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
2015 EU budget talks go to conciliation
22/10/2014 (English) - Press: 547   Nr: 14586/1/14 REV1

Other languages »
Background note on the European Council meeting - Brussels, 23 and 24 October 2014
22/10/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Invitation letter by President Herman Van Rompuy to the Euro Summit
21/10/2014 (English) - Press: 546   Nr: PCE EUCO 222/14

Other languages »
Invitation letter by President Herman Van Rompuy to the European Council
21/10/2014 (English) - Press: 545   Nr: PCE EUCO 221/14

Other languages »
Remarks by President Herman Van Rompuy on the occasion of the commemoration ceremony for EU personnel fallen in the line of duty
21/10/2014 (English) - Press: 543   Nr: PCE EUCO 219/14

Other languages »
Press release - 3341st GENERAL AFFAIRS Council meeting - Luxembourg, 21 October 2014
21/10/2014 (English) - Press: 531   Nr: 14452/14

Other languages »
Congratulatory message from President Van Rompuy to President of Indonesia Joko Widodo
21/10/2014 (English) - Press: 544   Nr: PCE EUCO 220/14

Other languages »
Joint letter of Presidents Van Rompuy and Barroso on the EU participation at the G20 summit in Brisbane
21/10/2014 (English) - Press: 542   Nr: PCE EUCO 218/14

Other languages »
Press release - 3340th FOREIGN AFFAIRS Council meeting - Luxembourg, 20 October 2014
20/10/2014 (English) - Press: 530   Nr: 14451/14

Other languages »
Council conclusions on Ukraine
20/10/2014 (English) 

Other languages »
Fourth meeting of the Cooperation Council between the European Union and the Republic of Tajikistan – EU announces further support for development
20/10/2014 (English) - Press: 533   Nr: 14492/14

Other languages »
EU sanctions against Syrian regime strengthened
20/10/2014 (English) - Press: 522   Nr: 14301/14

Other languages »
Council conclusions on the ISIL/Da'esh crisis in Syria and Iraq
20/10/2014 (English) 

Other languages »