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Von der Leyen calls for stronger EU defence cooperation

Von der Leyen calls for stronger EU defence cooperation

In her 'State of the Union' address to the European Parliament Wednesday, Commission president Ursula von der Leyen called on EU member states to step up cooperation on security and defence.

Strengthened EU export controls target dual-use technologies

New export controls, which entered into force Thursday, will reinforce the EU's response to the threat of 'dual-use technologies' such as cyber-surveillance that can be misused for human rights violations.

New EU energy labels for lighting products come into force

A new energy label started appearing on lamps sold across the European Union as from 1 September, helping consumers to get clearer, more helpful information on the energy efficiency of lamps.


Brexit comments

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

'Fit for 55' package: some light and many possible shadows

The 'Fit for 55' package translates ambitious targets into practice, which have to be implemented in only nine years. SMEunited will put forward the conditions to make the proposed instruments realistic and economically feasible for SMEs.

Grants Officer, European Southern Observatory

Within the Directorate of Administration at its Headquarters in Garching near Munich, Germany, ESO is advertising the position of Grants Officer.

Global insurance supervision conference

The Global insurance supervision conference on 13-15 September, is jointly organised by the European insurance and occupational pensions authority, the International centre for investigative reporting and the World Bank. This year's theme will be the insurance sector in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Anti-Money Laundering and Countering Financing of Terrorism

A Commission proposal to strengthen the EU's anti-money laundering and countering terrorism financing rules includes a plan to create a new EU authority to fight money laundering.

Living and working in Europe 2020

Living and working in Europe 2020Eurofound's Living and working in Europe 2020 provides a snapshot of how the COVID-19 confinement measures changed employment, work and quality of life in Europe.
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