<![CDATA[European Commission - Enterprise and Industry]]> http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/sectors/tourism/news/index_en.htm European communities Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:39:02 GMT Newsroom_2.0 20 <![CDATA[Galileo getting ready to initiate its Full Operational Capability deployment on August 21st, 2014 !]]>

Published : Mon, 11 Aug 2014

On August 21st, 2014, Galileo will initiate the deployment of its Full Operational Capability (FOC) satellites with the launch of Satellites "Doresa" and "Milena" from the European Space Port of Kourou, French Guyana.

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Sun, 10 Aug 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[COSME: Agreement signed which will boost funding opportunities for SMEs ]]>

Published : Tue, 22 Jul 2014

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Europe will soon have access to up to € 25 bn of additional finance, as a result of an agreement signed today between the European Commission and the European Investment Fund (EIF).

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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Passenger rights: smartphone app upgraded for summer holidays]]> Published : Tue, 08 Jul 2014

The Commission's free smartphone application for passenger rights has been upgraded just before the summer holidays.

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Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Huge cuts in roaming charges as of 1 July]]> Published : Tue, 24 Jun 2014

From 1 July 2014, the EU will cut the price caps for data downloads by more than half: down from 45 to 20 cents per megabyte (plus VAT).

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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[REFIT: la Commissione snellisce e semplifica la legislazione dell’UE, rendendola meno costosa]]> Published : Wed, 18 Jun 2014

Pochi giorni prima del Consiglio europeo la Commissione dà nuovo slancio al programma dell'UE per una normativa intelligente.

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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Call for Proposals explained: Cultural Routes and Luxury Goods]]> Published : Wed, 18 Jun 2014

The Commission recently launched a Call for Proposals, aiming to create a Cultural Route which showcases one high-end product, either perfume, chocolate or jewellery. In doing so it hopes to promote cooperation between tourism and the luxury goods industries.

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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Turismo: Una Success Story europea]]>

Published : Tue, 17 Jun 2014

Il turismo è stato il settore europeo più resistente durante la recente recessione economica e rappresenta il motore principale sulla strada verso la ripresa.

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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Occupazione: un nuovo Passaporto europeo delle competenze per agevolare l'assunzione nel settore della ricettività]]> Published : Tue, 17 Jun 2014

La Commissione europea ha inaugurato oggi il Passaporto europeo delle competenze per la ricettività, uno strumento sviluppato per agevolare la presa di contatto tra le persone in cerca di lavoro e i datori di lavoro nel settore ricettivo e turistico in Europa.

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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Multimodal journey planners: Commission pushes for better travel solutions]]> Published : Mon, 16 Jun 2014

The European Commission has published an analysis of the current situation of multimodal travel planners in Europe and its plans for the way forward

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Sun, 15 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[European awards for Accessible Tourism]]>

Published : Fri, 06 Jun 2014

The European Excellence awards for Accessible Tourism have been annouced on 6 June 2014. They reward the efforts of private enterprises or public authorities in making services and facilities more accessible to tourists with special needs.

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Thu, 05 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Continuare i progressi nel Rinascimento Industriale Europeo]]>

Published : Tue, 03 Jun 2014

All’inizio del 2014, il Vice Presidente della Commissione europea Antonio Tajani ha presentato il suo piano per il “Rinascimento Industriale Europeo”.

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Mon, 02 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Air passenger rights]]> Published : Thu, 15 May 2014

The European Commission has published a report reviewing passenger rights' complaint handling and enforcement in the European air transport sector between 2010 and 2012.

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Wed, 14 May 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[SILC II is a funding opportunity for EU industry to cope with the climate challenge]]>

Published : Tue, 13 May 2014

The European Commission has launched the Sustainable Industry Low Carbon II (SILC II) initiative with a budget of €20 million.

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Mon, 12 May 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[EU CSR policy: The Commis­sion seeks stake­holders’ views on achievements and future challenges]]>

Published : Tue, 29 Apr 2014

The Commission is seeking stakeholders’ views about the impact of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Strategy over the past three years and on the role it should play in the future.

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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Six partnerships to develop sustainable transnational tourism in Europe ]]>

Published : Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Six new tourism projects have been awarded with EU grants in 2013 through a call for proposals aimed at “Supporting the enhancement and promotion of sustainable transnational thematic tourism products” under the Competitiveness and Innovation Programme (CIP).

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Indicators for Sustainable Tourism ]]>

Published : Wed, 16 Apr 2014

The European Tourism Indicators System for Sustainable Management at Destination Level (ETIS) is entering a second testing phase involving more than 100 destinations. These destinations volunteered to use the toolkit developped by the European Commission to measure and monitor their sustainable tourism management performances.

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Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[I servizi alle imprese sono fondamentali per mantenere in forma l'industria europea]]>

Published : Wed, 09 Apr 2014

Secondo una relazionedal gruppo ad alto livello sui servizi alle imprese, la strategia Europa 2020 dovrebbe rispecchiare adeguatamente l'importanza dei servizi alle imprese.

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Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Norme più flessibili in materia di visti per stimolare la crescita e la creazione di posti di lavoro]]>

Published : Tue, 01 Apr 2014

Molti cittadini di paesi terzi che desiderano recarsi nell'UE devono spesso affrontare procedure complesse, lunghe e costose per ottenere il visto.

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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Commission supports Maritime and Coastal Tourism and assists SMEs to access markets in Greece]]>

Published : Tue, 11 Mar 2014

Coastal and maritime tourism is one of the key drivers for creating growth and new jobs in Europe, in particular in coastal areas which often suffer from high unemployment. It is a pillar of the "Blue Growth" strategy and has a potential to create growth and new jobs, particularly in [...]

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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[New European rules for airports safety]]> Published : Thu, 06 Mar 2014

The European Commission is putting in place on 6 March 2014 a legal framework providing common standards for safe design, operation and maintenance in over 700 EU and EEA airports.

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Wed, 05 Mar 2014 23:00:00 GMT