<![CDATA[European Commission - Enterprise and Industry]]> http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/contracts-grants/index_en.htm All topics European communities Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:59:29 GMT Newsroom_2.0 20 <![CDATA[Mergers: Commission consults on possible improvements of EU merger control rules]]> Published : Wed, 09 Jul 2014

Fri, 03 Oct 2014

The European Commission has launched a public consultation on proposals to improve merger control at EU level outlined in a White Paper.

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Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:00:00 GMT Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Public Consultation on the Galileo Open Service Signal In Space Interface Control Document (OS SIS ICD)]]>

Published : Mon, 30 Jun 2014

Fri, 05 Sep 2014

The Galileo Open Service Signal In Space Interface Control Document (OS SIS ICD) contains the publicly available information on the Galileo Signal In Space. It is intended for use by the Galileo Open Service (OS) user community and specifies the interface between the Galileo Space Segment and the Galileo User [...]

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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT Sun, 29 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Consultation on transparency measures for nanomaterials on the market]]>

Published : Tue, 13 May 2014

Tue, 05 Aug 2014

The Commission has launched a public consultation on transparency measures for nanomaterials on the market

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Mon, 12 May 2014 22:00:00 GMT Mon, 12 May 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[The European Commission’s strategy on CSR 2011-2014: achievements, shortcomings and future challenges]]> Published : Tue, 29 Apr 2014

Fri, 15 Aug 2014

The aim of this public consultation is to seek feedback on the achievements, shortcomings and future challenges of the Commission’s activities on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).

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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 22:00:00 GMT Mon, 28 Apr 2014 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Have your say on the application of Textile Regulation (EU) No. 1007/2011 ]]>

Published : Tue, 07 Jan 2014

Sat, 15 Feb 2014

Stakeholders involved in the textile sector are invited to express their opinion on the application of Regulation (EU) No 1007/2011 on textile fibre names and related labelling and marking of fibre composition of textile products

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Mon, 06 Jan 2014 23:00:00 GMT Tue, 07 Jan 2014 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Public consultation on information provided to consumers about characteristics of furniture products]]> Published : Wed, 11 Dec 2013

Tue, 04 Mar 2014

Objective of the consultation Information about specific furniture product characteristics, provided to consumers at the time of purchase, may be insufficient for them to compare between different furniture products sold on the EU market as a basis for informed choices. For example, such information may relate to furniture product weight, dimensions, [...]

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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 23:00:00 GMT Tue, 10 Dec 2013 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Public consultation on certification for waste treatment facilities]]>

Published : Tue, 10 Dec 2013

Mon, 24 Mar 2014

Consultation on a range of certification actions which could be undertaken in order to tackle the problem of waste shipments out of the European Union to non-OECD countries.

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Mon, 09 Dec 2013 23:00:00 GMT Mon, 09 Dec 2013 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Open Consultation on Regulatory and Administrative Framework on Tourism Businesses, Public Administrations, and other Tourism Stakeholders in the EU]]>

Published : Tue, 03 Dec 2013

Sat, 15 Mar 2014

The European Commission would like to examine roots of regulatory and administrative burden on tourism businesses, which may impede their capacity of growth and their competitiveness, as well as burden hindering the effectiveness of tourism policies at national, regional or local level.

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Mon, 02 Dec 2013 23:00:00 GMT Wed, 11 Dec 2013 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Should leather be labelled at the EU level?]]>

Published : Tue, 29 Oct 2013

Fri, 31 Jan 2014

The European Commission is addressing this particular challenge by assessing different policy options, including the possibility of introducing an authenticity leather labelling system at the EU level.

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Mon, 28 Oct 2013 23:00:00 GMT Wed, 16 Oct 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Crowdfunding in the EU ]]> Published : Thu, 03 Oct 2013

Tue, 31 Dec 2013

The European Commission has today launched a consultation inviting stakeholders to share their views about crowdfunding.

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Wed, 02 Oct 2013 22:00:00 GMT Wed, 02 Oct 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Mission for Growth to China]]> Published : Mon, 15 Jul 2013

Fri, 19 Jul 2013

This joint mission of Vice-President Tajani and Commissioner Potocnik to China is centered on the theme of “green growth”.

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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 22:00:00 GMT Sun, 14 Jul 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Give your opinion on how to improve access to environmental justice ]]> Published : Mon, 15 Jul 2013

Mon, 23 Sep 2013

The European Commission has launched a public consultation on ways to improve access to justice in the field of the environment.

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Sun, 14 Jul 2013 22:00:00 GMT Sun, 14 Jul 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Environment: Give your opinion on reducing the environmental impact of buildings]]>

Published : Tue, 09 Jul 2013

Tue, 01 Oct 2013

The European Commission is gathering views on how to reduce the environmental impacts of buildings. Buildings use a large amount of resources when they are designed, built, used and demolished, and their impact on the environment, energy consumption and climate change is significant.

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Mon, 08 Jul 2013 22:00:00 GMT Sun, 30 Jun 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Consultation on the modification of the REACH Annexes on Nanomaterials ]]> Published : Mon, 24 Jun 2013

Fri, 13 Sep 2013

The Commission has launched a public consultation on the options of possible amendment of REACH Annexes for the registration of Nanomaterials.

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Sun, 23 Jun 2013 22:00:00 GMT Thu, 20 Jun 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Public consultation on applications of EU satellite navigation programmes (Galileo and EGNOS)]]> Published : Mon, 22 Apr 2013

Sun, 14 Jul 2013

The objective of this public consultation is to obtain input and a broader range of views on the way the European Commission should maximise and ensure the market uptake of GNSS downstream applications and of the European GNSS downstream applications in particular.

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Sun, 21 Apr 2013 22:00:00 GMT Sun, 21 Apr 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Consultation on Certification of Alarm systems and system components]]> Published : Wed, 17 Apr 2013

Wed, 10 Jul 2013

The European Commission is seeking to collect the views and opinions of all relevant alarm systems stakeholders on the possibility of creating a harmonised certification procedure for alarm systems and system components at EU level.

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Tue, 16 Apr 2013 22:00:00 GMT Tue, 16 Apr 2013 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Consultation on Certification of Airport Screening Equipment ]]> Published : Fri, 15 Mar 2013

Mon, 10 Jun 2013

The European Commission is seeking to collect the views and opinions of all relevant aviation security stakeholders on the possibility of creating a harmonised certification procedure for airport screening equipment at the EU level.

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Thu, 14 Mar 2013 23:00:00 GMT Thu, 14 Mar 2013 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Review of the internal market legislation for industrial products]]> Published : Tue, 22 Jan 2013

Wed, 17 Apr 2013

Following the 2012 Communication on a new industrial policy, the Commission is taking a fresh look at the single market for products, which makes up 75% of intra-EU trade. As we advance in the 21st century can we really say that the internal market for all industrial products, i.e. manufactured [...]

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Mon, 21 Jan 2013 23:00:00 GMT Mon, 21 Jan 2013 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Consultation on exemptions from the substance restrictions in electrical and electronic equipment ]]> Published : Wed, 09 Jan 2013

Fri, 15 Feb 2013

Manufacturers of monitoring and control equipment are seeking new exemptions under the revised RoHS directive on hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment. This product group was previously excluded from RoHS.

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Tue, 08 Jan 2013 23:00:00 GMT Thu, 20 Dec 2012 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Integrated delivery market to boost e-commerce in the EU]]> Published : Wed, 09 Jan 2013

Fri, 22 Feb 2013

Three priority areas have been identified to address the problems and challenges faced by e-retailers and consumers in the EU:

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Tue, 08 Jan 2013 23:00:00 GMT Wed, 28 Nov 2012 23:00:00 GMT