Shaping Europe’s Digital Future

The EU is pursuing a digital strategy that builds on our successful history of technology, innovation and ingenuity, vested in European values, and projecting them onto the international stage. The White Paper on Artificial Intelligence(AI) and the European data strategy presented today show that Europe can set global standards on technological development while putting people first.

Afghan refugees: €21 million in humanitarian aid for host communities and vulnerable populations in Pakistan and Iran

The European Commission is releasing an additional €21 million in humanitarian aid for Afghan refugees in neighbouring Iran and Pakistan. The announcement was made at the International Conference on 40 Years of Hosting Afghan Refugees held in Pakistan.

Advisory Scientific Committee of ESRB publishes a report on global dimensions of macroprudential policy

The Advisory Scientific Committee of the European Systemic Risk Board has today published a report on the risk channels associated with international financial integration for EU economies. It also provides an overview of the macroprudential policy options that are available to address these risks.

Euro money market statistics: eighth maintenance period 2019

Daily average borrowing turnover in the unsecured segment slightly increased from €119 billion in the seventh maintenance period of 2019 to €121 billion in the eighth maintenance period Weighted average overnight rate on borrowing transactions in the unsecured segment remained at -0.50% for the wholesale sector, and decreased from -0.52% to -0.54% for the interbank sector Daily average […]

Restrictions in use of cyproterone due to meningioma risk

EMA’s safety committee (PRAC) has recommended that medicines with daily doses of 10 mg or more of cyproterone should only be used for androgen-dependent conditions such as hirsutism (excessive hair growth), alopecia (hair loss), acne and seborrhoea (excessively oily skin) once other treatment options, including treatment with lower doses, have failed. Once higher doses have started […]