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Industry for Europe - Europe for industry
Industry for Europe - Europe for industry

28/10/2010

IP/10/1434 Brussels, 28 October 2010 Industry must be placed centre stage if Europe is to remain a global economic leader. This is the core message of the Communication on "An integrated industrial policy for the globalisation era" adopted by the European ...

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Free movement of goods: Commission takes Finland to Court over late implementation of explosives Directive

28/10/2010

IP/10/1432 Brussels, 28 October 2010 The European Commission has decided to take Finland to the EU Court of Justice for failing to implement into national law Directive 2008/43/EC, which sets up a system for identification and traceability of explosives ...

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Free movement of goods: Commission requests Italy to remove barriers to the use and marketing of certain radio receivers

28/10/2010

IP/10/1433 Brussels, 28 October 2010 The European Commission has today decided to request Italy to amend its current legislation on radio receivers so as to ensure its full compliance with EU rules on the free movement of goods....

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Free movement of goods: Belgium referred to Court over car registration procedure

28/10/2010

IP/10/1431 Brussels, 28th October 2010 The European Commission has decided to take Belgium to the EU Court of Justice over its rules relating to the registration of used cars imported from another Member State, notably the requirement to present a certificate ...

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Galileo: signature of major contract leading to initial services in 2014
Galileo: signature of major contract leading to initial services in 2014

26/10/2010

IP/10/1382 Brussels, 26 October 2010 The European Commission announced today the signing of a fourth contract, out of a total of six, for the procurement of full operations capability for Galileo, Europe’s global navigation satellite programme....

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Commission welcomes European Parliament approval for new rules against late payment
Commission welcomes European Parliament approval for new rules against late payment

20/10/2010

IP/10/1357 Brussels, 20 October 2010 European Commission Vice-President Antonio Tajani welcomes the European Parliament vote today in favour of a new directive on combating late payment in commercial transactions....

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Enterprise Europe Networks opens SME gateways to China and South Korea
Enterprise Europe Networks opens SME gateways to China and South Korea

13/10/2010

IP/10/1326 Brussels, 13 October 2010 The Enterprise Europe Network has opened 15 contact points in China and South Korea, giving European SMEs easier access to these attractive markets. This was announced at the third annual conference of the European ...

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Galileo: Secure satellite navigation for emergency and security services
Galileo: Secure satellite navigation for emergency and security services

08/10/2010

IP/10/1301 Brussels, 8th of October 2010 A special Galileo navigation service will be set up for better management of critical transport and emergency services, better law enforcement (police), improved internal security (border control) and safer peace ...

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The "Innovation Union" – turning ideas into jobs, green growth and social progress
The "Innovation Union" – turning ideas into jobs, green growth and social progress

06/10/2010

IP/10/1288, Brussels, The European Commission's "Innovation Union", tabled today, sets out a strategic approach to innovation, driven by the highest political level. The Innovation Union will focus Europe's efforts – and co-operation with third countries - on challenges like climate change, energy and food security, health and an ageing population. It will use public sector intervention to stimulate the private sector and to remove bottlenecks which stop ideas reaching the market...

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Motorcycle safety and emission performance: European Commission proposes substantial improvements
Motorcycle safety and emission performance: European Commission proposes substantial improvements

04/10/2010

IP/10/1270 Brussels, 01 October 2010 The European Commission has proposed the mandatory fitting of advanced braking systems on new motorcycles and automatic headlamp-on switching for all L-category vehicles....

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New guidelines to reconcile mining and biodiversity policy
New guidelines to reconcile mining and biodiversity policy

04/10/2010

IP/10/1283 Brussels, 04 October 2010 The European Commission has today published new guidelines to clarify rules for extractive industries in protected natural areas. As demand for precious raw materials grows, access to land available for mineral extraction ...

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