<![CDATA[European Commission - Enterprise and Industry]]> http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/news/index_en.htm European communities Wed, 08 Jul 2015 07:03:29 GMT Newsroom_2.0 20 <![CDATA[Tessuti innovativi per stimolare l'alghicoltura dell'UE]]> Published : Fri, 05 Sep 2014

Le alghe sono una risorsa importante ma poco utilizzata per la produzione di alimenti e ingredienti per mangimi, prodotti biochimici e biocarburanti; finora, però, è stato difficile raccoglierle in modo efficiente su larga scala.

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Thu, 04 Sep 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[Operation ERMIS: 70 000 counterfeit goods seized in EU joint customs operation]]> Published : Mon, 07 Jul 2014

Over 70 000 counterfeit goods were seized during a major Joint Customs Operation (JCO) code-named “ERMIS”.

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Sun, 06 Jul 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Commission presents actions to better protect and enforce intellectual property rights]]> Published : Tue, 01 Jul 2014

The European Commission has adopted two communications – an Action Plan to address infringements of intellectual property rights in the EU and a Strategy for the protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights (IPR) in third countries.

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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Lo sport: un volano della crescita per l'economia dell'UE]]>

Published : Thu, 19 Jun 2014

Quello dello sport è nell'UE un importante settore economico a pieno titolo, con una quota dell'economia nazionale comparabile a quella dell'agricoltura, della silvicoltura e della pesca combinate.

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Wed, 18 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[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[Protecting Europe’s industry and consumers from organised crime - 04/06/2014]]>

Published : Mon, 02 Jun 2014

During a "Traceability versus counterfeiting" workshop in Brussels, several European companies will present their technologies and show how they can contribute to the battle against fake goods, through the use of magnetic ink, holograms, radio-frequency identification (known as RFID) and smartphone applications.

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Sun, 01 Jun 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[EU Globalisation Fund pays €840,000 to help 300 redundant workers in Valenciana]]> Published : Thu, 24 Apr 2014

The European Commission has made payments to Spain from the European Globalisation adjustment Fund (EGF).

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Sicurezza dei consumatori: si celebra il 10° anniversario del sistema europeo d'informazione rapida sui prodotti pericolosi]]> Published : Tue, 25 Mar 2014

Da 10 anni il sistema unionale di informazione rapida sui prodotti pericolosi (RAPEX) tutela i consumatori dai prodotti non sicuri diversi dai prodotti alimentari.

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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Un'Europa maggiormente innovativa che presenta però ancora notevoli differenze regionali]]>

Published : Tue, 04 Mar 2014

L'Europa sta colmando il proprio divario sul piano dell'innovazione con gli Stati Uniti e col Giappone, ma le differenze sul piano della resa innovativa tra gli Stati membri dell'UE sono ancora considerevoli e si riducono soltanto lentamente.

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Mon, 03 Mar 2014 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[European Strategic Policy Forum on Digital Entrepreneurship Launched in Brussels]]> Published : Fri, 28 Feb 2014

New Forum Dedicated to Enhancing Digital Entrepreneurship in Europe

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Thu, 27 Feb 2014 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Without a strong industrial base, Europe's economy cannot prosper ]]>

Published : Tue, 24 Sep 2013

Manufacturing has strong spill-over effects on the rest of the economy and especially on overall productivity. 80% of private innovation, ¾ of export and a substantial role in jobs creation come from industry. Action is needed to keep industry in Europe.

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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Enhancing business ties with Russia through regulatory, business and tourism cooperation]]>

Published : Fri, 14 Jun 2013

On Sunday 16 June Vice President Antonio Tajani traveled to Russia accompanied by a 120 strong business delegation composed of representatives of companies and industry associations from 23 Member States.

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Thu, 13 Jun 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[High-end products in Europe: combining cultural heritage and economic growth]]>

Published : Thu, 13 Jun 2013

European brands account for at least 70 % of the global high-end goods market.

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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[15 000 national technical regulations in the EU]]>

Published : Mon, 29 Apr 2013

Although we enjoy the free movement of goods in the internal market, more than 15 000 national technical regulations can make it difficult for enterprises to sell their products (from bicycles to foodstuffs) in other Member States.

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Sun, 28 Apr 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Too good to be true: the real price of fake products]]>

Published : Fri, 19 Apr 2013

Counterfeiting activities account for over €200 billion in losses for the world economy and it is estimated that such losses may climb further. They harm the European economy, as they damage legitimate business and starve innovation. And fake goods compete unfairly with genuine products, putting many jobs at risk in [...]

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Thu, 18 Apr 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Fashion: where manufacturing meets creativity]]>

Published : Thu, 14 Feb 2013

The fashion industry is responsible for more than just the latest trends. Between retail outlets, manufacturers and links in the supply chain, Europe’s fashion sector accounts for hundreds of thousands of companies and millions of jobs.

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Wed, 13 Feb 2013 23:00:00 GMT