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Transport: EU supports key TEN-T infrastructure projects with over €320 million

30/07/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 30 July 2014 In the last Calls of the trans-European transport network (TEN-T) Programme the European Commission selected a total of 106 projects that will benefit from over €320 million in EU support for improving transport infrastructure across Europe.

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Single European Sky: Commission urges eighteen Member States to make a decisive move towards common airspace management

10/07/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 10 July 2014 Today the Commission has formally requested Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and United Kingdom, members of six different Functional Airspace Blocks (FABs) to improve their FABs, a common airspace...

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Questions and answers on the Common Information Sharing Environment (CISE) and its contribution to maritime security

08/07/2014

European Commission MEMO Brussels, 8 July 2014 The Maritime Common Information Sharing Environment (CISE) seeks to further enhance and promote relevant information sharing between authorities involved in maritime surveillance from coastguards and navies to port authorities, fisheries controls, customs authorities and environment monitoring and control bodies.

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Passenger rights: smartphone app upgraded for summer holidays

08/07/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 8 July 2014 The Commission's free smartphone application for passenger rights has been upgraded just before the summer holidays to make it easy for all travellers to be informed about their rights in case something unexpected happens during their journey.

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Preparation of Economic and Finance Ministers Council, Brussels, 8 July

04/07/2014

European Commission MEMO Brussels, 4 July 2014 The EU's Council of Economic and Finance (ECOFIN) Ministers will take place in Brussels on Tuesday 8 July at 10.00. The European Commission will be represented by Siim Kallas, Vice President in charge of Economic and Monetary Affairs and the Euro, Michel Barnier,...

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Air Transport: Commission starts the deployment phase for air traffic management of the future

01/07/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 1st July 2014 The European Commission adopted today a first set of essential changes for the modernisation of the European Air Traffic Management (ATM) system known as the "Pilot Common Project".

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Rail: European Railway Agency celebrates 10th anniversary with safer and more interoperable railways

26/06/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 26 June 2014 The first 10 years of the European Railway Agency (ERA, the Agency) have been a success: railways in the EU are becoming safer, technical barriers between countries are gradually taken down.

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Maritime Transport: Continuous efforts needed to establish harmonised reporting procedures for vessels

25/06/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 25 June 2014 The European Commission today adopted the report on the functioning of the reporting formalities directive (Directive 2010/65). The Directive aims to ensure that by June 2015 vessels entering or departing EU ports will provide required information electronically via one single entry point...

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Road safety: New smartphone app provides information on EU road traffic rules

25/06/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 25 June 2014 What is the speed limit on Spanish motorways? Do I need to wear a helmet when I cycle in Sweden? What safety equipment must I always have in the car when driving in Slovakia? From now on, holiday makers do not need...

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Road safety: New smartphone app provides information on EU road traffic rules

25/06/2014

European Commission Press release Brussels, 25 June 2014 What is the speed limit on Spanish motorways? Do I need to wear a helmet when I cycle in Sweden? What safety equipment must I always have in the car when driving in Slovakia? From now on, holiday makers do not need...

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