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Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 21/10/2016
"The European Union (EU) believes that economies having a better chance of growing when women participate in labour markets on an equal basis with men. So our EU programmes seek to close the gap between men and women which exists in terms of employment participation, but also pay, while at the
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to EGYPT - Publication date: 19/10/2016
Multiple bombings targeted Saudi Arabia on Monday, as the kingdom marked the final days of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Among those, Medina, one of the holiest places of Islam, was hit by a suicide attack close to the Prophet Mohammad's mosque.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 05/07/2016
First of all let me say that is really an honour and a big pleasure to welcome you here Adel [bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Saudi Arabia], just one month and a half after my last visit to Jeddah where I had the chance of meeting not only with you on our bilateral issues but
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 30/05/2016
The new spike of violence and actions undermining the cessation of hostilities, notably the Syrian regime's most recent offensives near Aleppo and east of Damascus, put the peace talks at risk, as the UN Special Envoy de Mistura has said.
Author: Press and information team of the Delegation to SAUDI ARABIA - Publication date: 29/04/2016
Languages: العربية The Syrian crisis has become the world's worst humanitarian disaster. The EU is the leading donor in the international response to the Syrian crisis, with over €5 billion from the EU and Member States collectively in humanitarian, development, economic and stabilisation
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 04/02/2016
Languages: Français The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia carried out 47 executions earlier today. The EU reiterates its strong opposition to the use of the death penalty in all circumstances, and in particular in cases of mass executions. The specific case of Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr raises serious concerns
Author: EEAS Press Team - Publication date: 02/01/2016
The European flag symbolises both the European Union and, more broadly, the identity and unity of Europe. It features a circle of 12 gold stars on a blue background. They stand for the ideals of unity, solidarity and harmony among the peoples of Europe.
Author: Strategic Communications - Publication date: 01/01/2016