News releases , Product code: 4-03102011-AP, published on 03-Oct-2011

The economic crisis has made it more difficult for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to access banking credit. The proportion of unsuccessful loan applications rose between 2007 and 2010 in 19 of the 20 Member States for which data are available. The largest increases in unsuccessful loan

Pocketbooks , Product code: KS-ET-11-001, published on 20-Jul-2011

This publication summarises the main features of European business and its different activities in a concise and simple manner. The publication is intended to function as a showcase for and introduction to the data available in this field. This edition includes a special feature section on SMEs, which presents an analysis of the different characteristics of micro, small, medium and large enterprises.

Statistical books , Product code: CH_07_2011, published on 20-Dec-2011

administrative burdens by • 25 % by 2012; placing greater emphasis on the use • of impact assessments and public consultations when drafting new rules and regulations; monitoring the application of the Un-• ion’s law. The 21 million small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the EU in 2007 rep

Statistical books , Product code: CH_13_2011, published on 20-Dec-2011

in 2004 to report a propensity to innovate above the EU av- erage. Note that large enterprises tend to innovate more than small and medium- sized enterprises (SMEs) and as such these figures for the Member States may, at least to some degree, reflect the enterprise struc- ture of each domestic

Statistical books , Product code: CH_ANNEXES_2011, published on 20-Dec-2011

strategic energy technology plan SET strategic energy technology SF6 sulphur hexafluoride SGP stability and growth pact SHA system of health accounts SI structural indicators SITC standard international trade classification SME small and medium-sized enterprise SMS short message service SNA system

Compact guides and catalogues , Product code: KS-EG-10-001, published on 10-Feb-2011

and employment; country specialisation and regional distribution; productivi- ty and profitability; the importance of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs); workforce characteristics; external trade, etc. Eurostat regional yearbook 2010 Eurostat regional yearbook 2010 gives a detailed pictu...

Statistical books , Product code: KS-DU-11-001, published on 01-Jul-2011

was temporally lowered from 6.5 % to 3.8 % in 2010 and 2011. So the actual Allowance for Corporate Equity rate dropped from 4.473 % in 2009 to 3.8 % (4.3 % for SMEs) in 2010. Due to the low interest rate in the relevant reference period, the actual ACE rate further decreased to 3.425 % (3.925

Eurostat News , Product code: EFC_report_2010, published on 03-Feb-2011

semester; − the improved framework conditions for competitiveness (single market re-launch with focus on services and other still fragmented markets, mastering globalisation and the changing global balance of powers, support for SME globalisation); − the creation of the European Systemic Risk

Manuals and guidelines , Product code: KS-RA-09-018, published on 12-Jan-2011

Biodiversity Indicators SF6 Sulphur hexafluoride SGM Standard Gross Margin SIECA Secretariat for Central American Economic Integration SILC Survey on Income and Living Conditions SIRE European infra-regional information system SITC Standard International Trade Classification SMEs Small and Medium-sized

Statistical books , Product code: KS-CD-11-001, published on 19-Dec-2011

and regulations; monitoring the application of the Un-• ion’s law. The 21 million small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the EU in 2007 rep- resented 99.8 % of enterprises in the non- financial business economy, and are re- garded as a key driver for economic growth, innovation, em...

Pocketbooks , Product code: KS-EI-11-001, published on 17-Jun-2011

) OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development R & D research and development Rev. revision RPI retail price index SME small and medium-sized enterprise SMS short message service SOX sulphur oxide(s) STS short-term (business) statistics UN United Nations UNESCO United Nati...