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The Commission's Start-up and Scale-up Initiative aims to give Europe's many innovative entrepreneurs every opportunity to become world leading companies. It pulls together all the possibilities that the EU already offers and adds a new focus on venture capital investment,insolvency law and taxation
Today, the European Commission is setting out a strategic approach for achieving sustainable development in Europe and around the world.
The Ministry of Finance figure out how to finance the technology could be utilized in the future in the financial markets more broadly.
The Danish Government has entered into a broad political agreement concerning gradual abolition of the PSO tax from 2017 to 2022.
The European Commission has authorised under EU State aid rules amendments to the UK investment scheme "Big Society Capital" (BSC) and a prolongation until 20 December 2026. The BSC's objective is to invest in Social Investment Finance Intermediaries (SIFIs) and funds that in turn invest in social companies unable to obtain financing from the market.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed an agreement to support HBOR (Hrvatska Banka za Obnovu i Razvitak) with a EUR 50 million guarantee. The agreement aims to facilitate the financing of medium-sized companies in Croatia. In a separate transaction, the EIB has agreed to provide a EUR 25 million loan to Spanish business group Dominion to support the group's innovation projects, specifically the digitalisation of production processes.
The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) has announced the winning team selected to set up EIT Food, the new pan-European partnership bringing together leading businesses, universities and research organisations. The mission of EIT Food is to drive innovation in the food sector, focusing on issues such as sustainability and consumers' trust.
Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Karmenu Vella and Vietnamese Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong, agreed in principle on a comprehensive and ambitious Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade Voluntary Partnership Agreement(FLEGT VPA) against illegal logging.
The European Investment Fund (EIF) and Portuguese bank Caixa Económica Montepio Geral (Montepio) have signed a guarantee agreement to provide EUR 20 million for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Portugal.
The Kimberley Process, the international initiative to stem the trade in conflict diamonds, has appointed the European Union as its Chair for 2018. Consistent with Kimberley Process rules, the EU will serve as Vice-Chair in 2017, during the Australian Chairmanship.
The European Commission has found Poland's plans to provide PLN 7.95 billion of support to alleviate the social and environmental impact of closing uncompetitive coal mines by 2018 to be in line with EU state aid rules. The Commission concluded the support would not unduly distort competition.
Addressing a business forum on Tuesday as part of a delegation led by the Prime Minister in Russia, Malta Chamber President Anton Borg said that the world’s largest country and the European Union’s smallest one have a lot they can collaborate on, for the countries’ mutual benefit.
The European Commission has closed the infringement procedure brought against Hungary in connection with the refurbishment of the Paks atomic power station in the context of public procurements, János Lázár, the Minister heading the Prime Minister’s Office said at the press conference Governmentinfo 70 which he held jointly with Government Spokesperson Zoltán Kovács.
Commission refers Spain back to the EU Court of Justice for delaying adequate measures in 17 urban agglomerations.
Commissioners Johannes Hahn and Carlos Moedas and EEAS Deputy Secretary General Jean-Christophe Belliard, launch the EU4Innovation initiative in Yerevan
Today the international came together to signal their renewed engagement and support to the Central African authorities' comprehensive National Plan for Recovery and Peacebuilding.
Commission sets EU's economic and social priorities for the year ahead, confirms the need to move towards a more positive fiscal stance for the euro area, and completes assessment of euro area Member States' Draft Budgetary Plans
"We need to know who is crossing our borders. By November, we will propose an automated system to determine who will be allowed to travel to Europe. This way we will know who is travelling to Europe before they even get here." – President Jean-Claude Juncker, 2016 State of the Union Address
The European Commission has today presented its second monthly report on progress made towards an effective and sustainable Security Union.
The European Commission has found the new Greek support scheme for renewable electricity and high efficiency cogeneration to be in line with EU state aid rules. The scheme will help Greece to reduce CO2 emissions, in line with EU energy and climate goals, without unduly distorting competition.
The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in September 2016 was €176.7 billion, an increase of 2% compared with September 2015 (€173.2 bn). Imports from the rest of the world stood at €150.2 bn, a fall of 2% compared with September 2015 (€154.0 bn).
Economic study gives valuable information on potential effects of future trade agreements and validates current EU approach of systematically protecting sensitive sectors.
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