<![CDATA[European Commission - Enterprise and Industry]]> http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/publications/index_en.htm European communities Wed, 05 Aug 2015 13:47:26 GMT Newsroom_2.0 20 <![CDATA[Ideas for competitiveness of the fashion and high-end industries]]>

Published : Fri, 19 Oct 2012

Following the Communication on cultural and creative sectors late September, Commission services have published two Staff Working Documents on the fashion and high-end industries. They present possible initiatives in order to invest in creativity and innovation, boost exports and sustainable growth, foster e-commerce while protecting intellectual property rights. Furthermore, the documents consider possibilities [...]

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Thu, 18 Oct 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[PMI europee di grande successo sui mercati internazionali]]> Published : Fri, 13 Jul 2012

Trentasette storie esemplari di piccole e medie imprese (PMI) europee che hanno raggiunto il successo sulla scena internazionale sono appena state svelate in una pubblicazione promossa dalla Commissione europea nel quadro delle sue attività per incoraggiare l'imprenditorialità in Europa. “Il segreto del successo 2012-13” è una pubblicazione di punta per [...]

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Thu, 12 Jul 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Aiutare le imprese europee a cogliere opportunità in Giappone e Corea]]> Published : Fri, 06 Jul 2012

Se state pensando di entrare in questi mercati o di espandere le vostre attività in questi Paesi, la Commissione europea mette a vostra disposizione due programmi che fanno al caso vostro. I partecipanti delle edizioni precedenti illustrano quali vantaggi l’Executive Training Programme (ETP) e l'EU Gateway Programme hanno offerto alle [...]

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Thu, 05 Jul 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[L'innovazione nell’assistenza sanitaria e l'accesso ai medicinali]]> Published : Mon, 07 May 2012

Una conferenza di due giorni ha riunito a Bruxelles importanti rappresentanti del settore e responsabili politici per discutere delle sfide e delle opportunità che l’innovazione presenta per l’assistenza sanitaria. L’accesso alle informazioni sui brevetti e lo sviluppo delle capacità a livello locale si sono rivelati due dei temi più interessanti [...]

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Sun, 06 May 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Cooperazione tra Unione europea e Africa per le materie prime]]> Published : Tue, 20 Mar 2012

Le materie prime sono al centro dell'attenzione poiché il loro approvvigionamento sostenibile è in grado di offrire un contributo cruciale in numerosi ambiti, che vanno dallo sviluppo alla competitività industriale. Buona gestione, investimenti & infrastrutture, conoscenze & competenze geologiche sono i tre principali argomenti affrontati durante la conferenza di alto [...]

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Mon, 19 Mar 2012 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[L’innovazione nell’UE: punti di forza e di debolezza]]> Published : Thu, 08 Mar 2012

Quest’anno il quadro di valutazione dell'Unione per l’innovazione indica che la maggior parte degli Stati membri ha migliorato la propria performance in termini di innovazione. Grazie a questi risultati l’Unione europea può conservare un chiaro vantaggio rispetto alle economie emergenti di Cina, Brasile, India, Russia e Sudafrica, ma non riesce [...]

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Wed, 07 Mar 2012 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Supporting European businesses in global markets ]]> Published : Wed, 01 Feb 2012

Expanding beyond EU borders still presents small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with obstacles, but the potential rewards of internationalisation for their growth are significant. The European Commission has therefore put forward a strategy to help European SMEs seize global opportunities by streamlining and strengthening support available for them.

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Tue, 31 Jan 2012 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Enterprise & Industry magazine n° 12 - December 2011 ]]>

Published : Fri, 16 Dec 2011

Satellite navigation is playing an increasingly important role in the global economy. It facilitates precise in-car navigation, effective transport management and accurate search and rescue, to name but a few examples. Following the successful launch of the first two operational Galileo satellites, [...]

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Thu, 15 Dec 2011 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Galileo decolla ]]> Published : Thu, 15 Dec 2011

Il lancio dei primi due satelliti operativi di Galileo, avvenuto il 21 ottobre 2011, conferma l’approdo dell’Europa sulla scena della navigazione satellitare globale. Non è soltanto una questione di prestigio, ma di crescita e posti di lavoro, due priorità essenziali alla luce dell'attuale clima economico. Le tecnologie per la navigazione [...]

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Wed, 14 Dec 2011 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Enterprise & Industry magazine n° 11 - September 2011 ]]>

Published : Thu, 08 Sep 2011

A dynamic European standardisation system is essential in order to drive quality and innovation and to strengthen Europe’s role as a global economic player. E&I magazine’s main feature examines a package of proposals put forward by the European Commission in [...]

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Wed, 07 Sep 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Supporting Europe’s bio-sector abroad ]]> Published : Thu, 07 Jul 2011

The European Commission’s presence at the world’s largest biotech and life science event is a sign of how seriously it takes its role of supporting the sector and boosting its innovativeness and global competitiveness.

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Wed, 06 Jul 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Strengthening Euro-Mediterranean industrial cooperation ]]> Published : Fri, 24 Jun 2011

The EU will support the Southern Mediterranean people’s democratic aspirations by creating a Euro-Med area of shared prosperity with a special focus on entrepreneurship and small business. To this end, industry ministers have agreed upon a series of practical actions during the latest Euro-Med meeting held in Malta.

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Thu, 23 Jun 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[A European partnership to seize global opportunities]]> Published : Fri, 10 Jun 2011

Europe’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) need access to the global economy if they are to flourish. Partnerships involving SMEs, governments and support agencies could help increase the effectiveness of public support in this domain. With this in mind, the European Commission is consulting stakeholders to get feedback on concrete [...]

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Thu, 09 Jun 2011 22:00:00 GMT Thu, 09 Jun 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Shaping a new EU space policy]]> Published : Thu, 19 May 2011

While some may consider space to be a luxury that Europe cannot afford during a time of austerity, nothing could be further from the truth. Improving the safety and daily lives of European citizens thanks to radio navigation, guiding tractors by satellite for high-yield crops, optimising responses to humanitarian crisis. [...]

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Wed, 18 May 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Enterprise and Industry magazine n° 10 - May 2011]]> Published : Thu, 12 May 2011

The Small Business Act (SBA) promotes a comprehensive policy framework to ensure that European SMEs can thrive. E&I magazine’s main feature analyses progress made so far in implementing the SBA, while looking at how the recent SBA Review is intended to drive Europe’s economic engine further forward to respond to [...]

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Wed, 11 May 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[A first class act fostering the competitiveness of small businesses]]> Published : Fri, 29 Apr 2011

The Small Business Act (SBA) was launched in 2008 to ensure that European small and medium-sized enterprises have access to finance and markets and can thrive in a regulatory environment conducive to growth. A recent European Commission review reveals that progress in implementing the SBA’s measures has been made, while [...]

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Thu, 28 Apr 2011 22:00:00 GMT Thu, 28 Apr 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Study of the difficulties encountered by SMEs in Trade Defence Investigations]]> Published : Tue, 22 Feb 2011

The objective of this Study is to identify the difficulties that “SMEs” face, when involved in trade defence investigations and to make recommendations as to possible solutions that could facilitate the participation of SMEs in such investigations.

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Mon, 21 Feb 2011 23:00:00 GMT Mon, 29 Nov 2010 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[A European strategy for raw materials]]> Published : Fri, 18 Feb 2011

Raw materials play a key role in industrial competitiveness, including in sectors developing environmentally friendly technologies, such as electric cars and photovoltaics. Building on previous initiatives, the European Commission has proposed a set of actions that seek to enhance the EU’s access to raw materials in its competitiveness, social and [...]

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Thu, 17 Feb 2011 23:00:00 GMT Thu, 17 Feb 2011 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Supporting European SMEs on the global scene]]> Published : Thu, 03 Feb 2011

In order to seize the opportunities opened up by internationalisation, enterprises need to take care of several aspects, not least the protection of their intellectual property rights. A new EU-US portal provides a wealth of useful information in this domain.

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Wed, 02 Feb 2011 23:00:00 GMT Wed, 02 Feb 2011 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Supporting European Enterprise and Industry in the Global Economy]]> Published : Mon, 10 Jan 2011

This brochure introduces the many facets of DG Enterprise and Industry efforts to help European enterprises compete successfully in the global economy.

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Sun, 09 Jan 2011 23:00:00 GMT Sun, 09 Jan 2011 23:00:00 GMT