<![CDATA[European Commission - Enterprise and Industry]]> http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/news/index_en.htm European communities Sat, 10 Oct 2015 15:12:51 GMT Newsroom_2.0 20 <![CDATA[Materiale textile inovatoare pentru stimularea culturii algelor marine în UE]]> Published : Fri, 05 Sep 2014

Algele marine reprezintă o resursă importantă, dar subexploatată, pentru producția de ingrediente alimentare și furajere, de substanțe biochimice și de biocombustibili.

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).

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”.

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.

Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Sport as a growth engine for EU economy]]>

Published : Thu, 19 Jun 2014

Sport is an important economic sector in the EU in its own right, with a share in the national economies which is comparable to agriculture, forestry and fisheries combined.

Wed, 18 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[REFIT – Commission making EU law lighter, simpler and less costly ]]> Published : Wed, 18 Jun 2014

Just a few days ahead of the European Council, the Commission pushes the EU's smart regulation agenda further.

Tue, 17 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.

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.

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.

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).

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Promovarea siguranței consumatorilor. A 10-a aniversare a sistemului european de alertă rapidă pentru produsele periculoase ]]> Published : Tue, 25 Mar 2014

De 10 ani, Sistemul de Informare Rapidă (RAPEX) al UE protejează consumatorii europeni împotriva produselor nealimentare nesigure.

Mon, 24 Mar 2014 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Europe more innovative but regional differences persist]]>

Published : Tue, 04 Mar 2014

Europe is closing its innovation gap with the United States and Japan but differences in performance between EU Member States are still high and diminishing only slowly.

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

Thu, 27 Feb 2014 23:00:00 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.

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.

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.

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 [...]

Thu, 18 Apr 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[VP Tajani: Fashion industry deserves our full support ]]>

Published : Tue, 12 Feb 2013

The European fashion and high-end industries are global leaders accounting for 10% of European exports. European Commission Vice President Antonio Tajani will meet in Brussels today with high-level representatives of some of the Europe's main fashion companies to discuss concrete actions for the European fashion industry.

Mon, 11 Feb 2013 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Study on the Link Between Allergic Reactions and Chemicals in Textile Products]]>

Published : Fri, 01 Feb 2013

The European Commission has published a study on the link between allergic reactions and Chemicals in Textile Products.

Thu, 31 Jan 2013 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Consultation on challenges in the maritime and tourism sector : Results available]]> Published : Thu, 22 Nov 2012

DG MARE just announced the availability of the results of the consultation on challenges in the maritime and tourism sector.

Wed, 21 Nov 2012 23:00:00 GMT