<![CDATA[European Commission - Enterprise and Industry]]> http://ec.europa.eu/enterprise/publications/index_en.htm European communities Thu, 03 Sep 2015 19:11:58 GMT Newsroom_2.0 20 <![CDATA[Removing roadblocks for citizens moving with their cars in the EU ]]>

Published : Thu, 12 Dec 2013

A European Commission proposal will simplify registration processes and reduce formalities associated with moving automobiles throughout the EU.

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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Treating Waste as a Resource for EU Industry: Analysis of various waste streams and the competitiveness of their client industries]]> Published : Thu, 21 Nov 2013

Waste not, want not" says the old proverb and industry and policymakers are increasingly working together to better exploit the potential of waste as a resource, create new jobs and industries and clean our environment.

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Wed, 20 Nov 2013 23:00:00 GMT
<![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[L'industria automobilistica ingrana una marcia in più per il 21° secolo]]> Published : Fri, 27 Jul 2012

L'industria automobilistica rappresenta un'importante forza trainante per l'economia europea, ma sta attualmente affrontando numerose sfide urgenti. Le raccomandazioni fatte dal Gruppo di alto livello CARS 21 dovrebbero aiutare il settore a perseguire il progetto di un futuro sostenibile in grado di garantire crescita economica e posti di lavoro. Questa visione [...]

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Thu, 26 Jul 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Le principali opportunità di finanziamenti europei per le PMI]]> Published : Fri, 29 Jun 2012

I grandi gruppi multinazionali tendono ad assicurarsi la parte del leone per quanto riguarda l'attenzione dei mezzi di comunicazione europei che dedicano molti articoli alle loro attività. In realtà sono le piccole e medie imprese (PMI) il vero motore della nostra economia, rappresentando oltre il 98% delle aziende europee. Le [...]

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Thu, 28 Jun 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Multilingual chemical terminology]]> Published : Fri, 22 Jun 2012

Did you know that you can find online the key terms from the EU chemicals legislation in 22 EU languages?

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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Le misure europee per le PMI danno risultati]]> Published : Thu, 24 May 2012

Il programma quadro per la competitività e l’innovazione (CIP) promuove azioni per rispondere alle sfide che l'industria europea si trova ad affrontare, prestando particolare attenzione alle esigenze delle piccole e medie imprese. Secondo una recente relazione che mette in luce alcuni dei risultati conseguiti, il programma ha raggiunto i suoi [...]

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Wed, 23 May 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[Progetti per un’industria sostenibile e competitiva]]> Published : Mon, 30 Apr 2012

L’iniziativa per un’industria sostenibile a basso tenore di carbonio (Sustainable Industry Low Carbon Initiative – SILC) aiuta l’industria manifatturiera europea ad alto impatto energetico a conciliare gli obiettivi economici e quelli ambientali attraverso la riduzione delle emissioni di gas a effetto serra. L’iniziativa SILC è uno strumento europeo di sovvenzione [...]

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Sun, 29 Apr 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[Monthly note on economic recovery - January 2012]]> Published : Thu, 19 Jan 2012

The economic outlook for EU industry has significantly deteriorated in recent months. After a very fast initial recovery from the economic crisis, manufacturing output has stabilised and even fallen back over recent months. Business confidence has declined, but still remains broadly at its long-term average. Continued high energy prices, fiscal [...]

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Wed, 18 Jan 2012 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[European Competitiveness Report 2011]]> Published : Fri, 13 Jan 2012

European competitiveness is at the centre of analysis of the yearly competitiveness report of the European Commission. Its main focus is on recent changes of the EU's productivity growth, which is the key driver of competitiveness in the long run.

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Thu, 12 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[Sostegno alle imprese su scala mondiale]]> Published : Wed, 23 Nov 2011

La Commissione europea sta ulteriormente consolidando l’Enterprise Europe Network con nuovi punti di contatto in Asia e Africa. La portata sempre più ampia della rete era evidente durante la sua conferenza annuale, cui hanno assistito più di 900 partecipanti provenienti da 50 Paesi. Nel corso dell'evento sono state premiate  aziende [...]

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Tue, 22 Nov 2011 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Overall positive impact of mobility of Bulgarian and Romanian workers on EU economy ]]> Published : Fri, 11 Nov 2011

A new European Commission report highlights the overall positive role that mobile workers from Bulgaria and Romania (EU-2) have played in receiving countries' economies.

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Thu, 10 Nov 2011 23:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[21 new European Destinations of Excellence ]]> Published : Fri, 28 Oct 2011

By rewarding tourist areas which pursue a sustainable development path, the EDEN initiative boosts awareness of Europe's touristic diversity and quality, and helps to spread good practices. The 2011 edition focused on the regeneration of physical sites which were converted into tourism attractions and catalysts for wider local regeneration: join [...]

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Thu, 27 Oct 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Europe needs more lead markets ]]> Published : Fri, 21 Oct 2011

The final evaluation of the EU’s Lead Market Initiative, which aims to create and develop marketplaces for innovative products and services, has concluded that this approach has not only delivered concrete results in various sectors but needs to be scaled up in order to boost Europe’s competitiveness.

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Thu, 20 Oct 2011 22:00:00 GMT
<![CDATA[Sustainable industry: delivering resource-efficient growth and jobs ]]> Published : Fri, 07 Oct 2011

Europe needs more growth and jobs but these cannot come at the expense of the environment. That is why an effective industrial policy needs to embrace resource efficiency. Two recent studies provide a valuable insight into the progress that has been made in Europe, and the opportunities that exist for [...]

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Thu, 06 Oct 2011 22:00:00 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[Access to finance: instrumental in SME success]]> Published : Fri, 22 Jul 2011

While small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are crucial to Europe’s economic well-being, they often find it difficult to secure financing. To tackle this issue, the EU has developed tools specifically aimed at giving SMEs greater access to loans and equity finance: these financial instruments, funded under the Competitiveness and Innovation [...]

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Thu, 21 Jul 2011 22:00:00 GMT