<![CDATA[European Commission - Enterprise and Industry]]> http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/sectors/tourism/contracts-grants/index_en.htm European communities Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:51:14 GMT Newsroom_2.0 16 <![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[Consultation on the European Tourism of the Future]]> Published : Thu, 12 Dec 2013

Sat, 15 Mar 2014

The European Commission is launching this consultation to support the European Tourism of the Future

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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 23:00:00 GMT Wed, 11 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[Which are the TOP 10 most burdensome legislative acts for SMEs?]]>

Published : Mon, 01 Oct 2012

Fri, 21 Dec 2012

Complaints are often aired about the red tape created by European law. We want to cut red tape and we can. However, there is a definite lack of concrete proposals to reduce this burden. With this in mind, the European Commission is calling upon businesses: "Let us know what could [...]

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Sun, 30 Sep 2012 22:00:00 GMT Thu, 27 Sep 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Consultation on Industrial Policy Communication 2012]]>

Published : Wed, 16 May 2012

Tue, 07 Aug 2012

Developing new policies to boost the competitiveness of European industry is the aim of a new public consultation, which is meant to provide input for the review of the industrial policy communication planned for September 2012. It will focus on developing a limited number of new initiatives that can [...]

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Tue, 15 May 2012 22:00:00 GMT Tue, 15 May 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Public consultation on Challenges and opportunities for maritime and coastal tourism in Europe]]> Published : Mon, 14 May 2012

Mon, 06 Aug 2012

This consultation aims at gathering the opinion of individuals and stakeholders that have an interest in and would like to shape the EU actions in the maritime and coastal tourism sectors.

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Sun, 13 May 2012 22:00:00 GMT Sun, 13 May 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Open Consultation on the European Tourism Label for Quality Systems Initiative]]>

Published : Fri, 13 Apr 2012

Fri, 13 Jul 2012

Currently there is a wide variety of public and private initiatives that aim at defining the principles and criteria to be used by European tourism stakeholders for ensuring the development and provision of quality tourism within the EU.

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Thu, 12 Apr 2012 22:00:00 GMT Thu, 12 Apr 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Consultation on the future of European Company Law]]> Published : Thu, 23 Feb 2012

Mon, 14 May 2012

The purpose of this consultation is to collect views from all interested stakeholders on the future of European company law. All citizens and organisations are welcome to contribute.

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<![CDATA[Consultation of stakeholders on the "European Charter for Sustainable and Responsible Tourism" ]]> Published : Tue, 14 Feb 2012

Fri, 20 Apr 2012

In the framework of the implementation of Action 15 of the 2010 Commission Communication on tourism COM(2010)352: "the European Charter for Sustainable and Responsible Tourism", Tourism Policy Development Unit has launched a stakeholders consultation which is open till 20 April 2012.  The consultation concerns the first draft text of the Charter [...]

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Mon, 13 Feb 2012 23:00:00 GMT Mon, 13 Feb 2012 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Commission launches consultation on further reducing industrial gas emissions ]]> Published : Mon, 26 Sep 2011

Mon, 19 Dec 2011

The European Commission today launched a public consultation on strengthening EU measures to reduce emissions of fluorinated gases, a group of industrial gases which are extremely powerful contributors to global warming.

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Sun, 25 Sep 2011 22:00:00 GMT Sun, 25 Sep 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Share your opinion about a European passport for venture capital funds]]> Published : Wed, 15 Jun 2011

Wed, 10 Aug 2011

The European Commission launched a consultation on new European rules for venture capital funds.

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Tue, 14 Jun 2011 22:00:00 GMT Tue, 14 Jun 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[European Commission consults on the modernisation of the European Public Procurement Market]]>

Published : Thu, 27 Jan 2011

Mon, 18 Apr 2011

Public procurement accounts for roughly 17% of the EU’s GDP. In times of tight budgets,public procurement policy must ensure the most efficient use of public funds, with a view to supporting growth and job creation. This would require flexible tools that make transparent and competitive contract awards as easy as [...]

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Wed, 26 Jan 2011 23:00:00 GMT Wed, 26 Jan 2011 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Public consultation on a possible successor to the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme (CIP)]]> Published : Mon, 08 Nov 2010

Fri, 04 Feb 2011

This public consultation is about a possible successor to the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme (CIP). The CIP consists of three operational programmes: the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme, the ICT - Policy Support Programme and the Intelligent Energy Europe programme. The consultation is being undertaken in order to provide the [...]

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Sun, 07 Nov 2010 23:00:00 GMT Sun, 07 Nov 2010 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Debate on Europe's competitiveness - 2nd High-level Conference on Industrial competitiveness - Consultation extended until 7 June]]> Published : Fri, 30 Apr 2010

Mon, 07 Jun 2010

A debate on Europe's competitiveness and potential policy levers was initiated at the 2nd High-level Conference on Industrial Competitiveness on 26 April in Brussels.

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Thu, 29 Apr 2010 22:00:00 GMT Thu, 29 Apr 2010 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Business Panel on future EU innovation policy for open consultation]]> Published : Tue, 07 Jul 2009

Mon, 31 Aug 2009

Re-invent Europe through innovation and transform the EU into an innovation society. These are key orientations proposed by a Business Panel on future EU innovation policy for open consultation. The panel was set up by DG Enteprise and Industry to provide bold ideas for a new European Plan for Innovation. [...]

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Mon, 06 Jul 2009 22:00:00 GMT Mon, 06 Jul 2009 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA['Agenda for a sustainable and competitive European tourism' - new language versions available]]> Published : Mon, 21 May 2007

Thu, 14 Jun 2007

Following 2006 Communication "A renewed EU tourism policy: Towards a stronger partnership for European Tourism" the next step for the European Commission will be to adopt an "Agenda for a sustainable and competitive European tourism" in 2007. As part of the preparation of credible and widely supported initiatives, the Commission [...]

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