State Aid and Regional Development working hand-in-hand
EU Commissioner for Regional Policy, Johannes Hahn and Vice-President of the European Commission, responsible for Competition policy, Joachim Almunia will hold a high level debate on State Aid, Regional Policy and Competition today at 10am. Discussions will delve into the on-going negotiations of the legal framework for the EU's future Regional Policy and the new set of rules on State Aid which is currently being drawn up. The event, part of OPEN DAYS 2012, offers regional partners a chance to put forward their views and have their voice heard at a crucial time for both policies.
You can follow the high-level debate here.