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EU states agree informal deal to improve rail passenger rights

EU states agree informal deal to improve rail passenger rights

EU ambassadors endorsed a reform of rail passenger rights Wednesday with a view to strengthening the rights of all rail passengers, in particular those with disabilities or reduced mobility.

Strong take-up of EUR 17 bn inaugural EU 'social bonds'

There was strong investor interest in the EUR 17 billion inaugural 'social bonds' issued Wednesday under the EU's 'SURE' instrument, set up to help protect jobs and keep people in work over the pandemic.

Euro-Parliament awards 2020 Sakharov Prize to Belarus opposition

The European Parliament awarded its Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought Thursday to the democratic opposition in Belarus - in a political crisis since the disputed 9 August presidential elections.


Brexit comments

UKComments of business people and politicians on Britain's decision to withdraw from membership of the European Union.

Environment MEPs vote fossil fuels OUT of recovery fund

Fossil fuels have no place in the EU's recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the EU Parliament's Environment Committee. They voted to exclude coal, oil, and gas from the EU's EUR 672.5 billion Recovery and Resilience Facility - the biggest part of the recovery fund.

Secretary General, The Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe

Applications are sought for the position of Secretary General of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE), based in Brussels.

Innovation in Horizon Europe

This course is for those who would like to understand better how/where to describe innovation in R&I proposals and how to manage innovation in projects and in research organisations.

Screening of foreign direct investments

The EU framework for screening of foreign direct investment (FDI) became fully operational as of 11 October 2020.

Poland's Malopolska region: an exercise in brand building

The Malopolska region is one of the growth engines of the Polish economy, boasting a favourable external environment for business, good infrastructure links with the rest of the country as well as with Germany and the Czech Republic, and a pool of well-educated workforce.
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