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German car trio and nuclear lobby shamed at 'Worst EU lobbying' awards 2007 05 December 2007, 00:58 CET
BMW, Daimler and Porsche win public vote for "Worst EU Lobbying Award" and German Atomic Forum receives prize for "Worst EU Greenwash".

State aid: SMEs insist on the need to polish "general block exemption" 07 June 2007, 17:17 CET
UEAPME, the European craft and SME employers' organisation, presented the European Commission today with its comments on the first draft "General Block Exemption Regulation" (GBER) on State aid.

Quality of work in Europe – a top priority 05 June 2007, 19:29 CET
Improving the quality of work should be a top priority in the EU, according to the European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound) in its Fourth European Working Conditions Survey.

Leipzig Charter will fail unless SME dimension is considered - UEAPME 28 May 2007, 22:36 CET
UEAPME, the European craft and SME employers’ organisation, welcomed the adoption of a "Charter on Sustainable European Cities" at the Leipzig informal meeting of Ministers for Urban Development and Territorial Cohesion on 25 May 2007.

Commission misses its target on European Health and Safety strategy - ETUC 01 March 2007, 23:28 CET
The communication from the European Commission on its new strategy on health and safety at work, presented on 21 February, boasts an apparently ambitious objective: a reduction of 25 % in the rate of accidents at work in the European Union. Yet it is the poorest strategy in terms of concrete initiatives proposed since the first Community action programme adopted in 1978.

Revised rules on "de minimis" State aid made more SME-friendly - UEAPME 20 September 2006, 13:19 CET
UEAPME, the European SMEs' employers organisation, welcomed the amended rules on "de minimis" State aid as published by the European Commission today (Wednesday). By allowing loan guarantee schemes for SMEs up to a maximum of 1.7 million EUR, the Commission is ensuring the endurance of the most important and successful instruments for SME finance to date, which were under a serious threat in previous versions of the regulation.

European Accountants encourage MEPs to support one benchmark audit 06 September 2006, 12:09 CET
In publishing a briefing note on Statutory Audits in the European Union, FEE (The European Federation of Accountants) notes that it is in the public interest if statutory audits of all companies are carried out in accordance with international standards.