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#SingleMarket has brought very tangible benefits to European citizens, says #EESC

#SingleMarket has brought very tangible benefits to European citizens, says #EESC

| May 23, 2019

The single market has been a great achievement. The EU needs to make sure citizens are aware that many of the very real benefits they have enjoyed in the past 25 years as consumers, business owners or workers are the result of the single market. This will help rally the support needed to make it […]

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#SingleMarket – Commission welcomes agreement on its proposal to strengthen controls of products

#SingleMarket – Commission welcomes agreement on its proposal to strengthen controls of products

| February 11, 2019

The Commission welcomes the provisional agreement on the Regulation on Market Surveillance and Compliance reached by the European Parliament and Council.  This Regulation will strengthen controls by national authorities and customs officers to improve checks on products on the EU market and remove unsafe and illegal products. Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska said: “Whether it is […]

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#SingleMarket – Commission welcomes member states’ commitments to terminate all bilateral investment treaties within EU

#SingleMarket – Commission welcomes member states’ commitments to terminate all bilateral investment treaties within EU

| January 18, 2019

The Commission welcomes member states’ commitments on the legal consequences of the Achmea judgement and in particular their commitment to terminate all bilateral investment treaties (BITs) between themselves. As the Commission has consistently stated, and as outlined in its July 2018 Communication on the Protection of intra-EU investment, the dispute settlement mechanisms provided in these treaties as well […]

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#JunckerPlan at work: Bringing investment back on track in Europe

#JunckerPlan at work: Bringing investment back on track in Europe

| November 27, 2018

In a Communication, the Commission has revealed how the Investment Plan for Europe – the Juncker Plan – has helped bring investment back to a sustainable level in Europe, four years after its launch. The Investment Plan has exceeded its initial target and expectations and has now mobilized €360 billion worth of investments, two-thirds of […]

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#SingleMarket – Europe’s best asset in a changing world

#SingleMarket – Europe’s best asset in a changing world

| November 27, 2018

The European Commission has presented a fresh assessment of the situation in the Single Market and called on member states to renew their political commitment to the Single Market. Over the past 25 years, the Single Market has made Europe one of the most attractive places to live and to do business. Its four indivisible […]

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State aid: Commission consults on state aid draft Communication to promote ‘Important Projects of Common European Interest’

State aid: Commission consults on state aid draft Communication to promote ‘Important Projects of Common European Interest’

| January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The European Commission is consulting the public on a draft communication on how member states can support the execution of Important Projects of Common European Interest (IPCEIs). The draft communication is part of the State Aid Modernization (SAM) agenda (see IP/12/458), which aims to modernise state aid control in order to foster smart, sustainable and […]

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