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#BrusselsDesignMarket, the largest design market in Europe

#BrusselsDesignMarket, the largest design market in Europe

| August 14, 2019

Ever since its creation in 2002, the Brussels Design Market has evolved into the the largest design market in Europe. This event, that takes place twice a year (March and September), has become one of the main events in the international vintage design calendar.
 Maintaining that particular atmosphere that characterizes flea markets, the Brussels Design […]

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#EuropeanParliament set to elect its President and Vice Presidents on Wednesday

#EuropeanParliament set to elect its President and Vice Presidents on Wednesday

| July 3, 2019

In a series of votes starting at 9h on Wednesday 3 July, MEPs will elect Parliament’s senior office holders for the next two-and-a-half years. The deadline for submitting names of candidates for Parliament President is 22.00 today. Before the election of the President begins, each candidate will have a maximum of five minutes to make […]

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#HybridCars ‘must have #PGM to combat #ClimateChange’

#HybridCars ‘must have #PGM to combat #ClimateChange’

| July 2, 2019

The EU has been warned it will be “impossible” to combat climate change unless hybrid cars equipped with platinum group metals (PGM) are used “extensively” in the coming years. Brussels is currently trying win backing for its stated goal of being “carbon neutral” by 2050. An EU summit earlier this month failed to win EU-wide support […]

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Top EU court backs Brussels citizens’ right to #CleanAir

Top EU court backs Brussels citizens’ right to #CleanAir

| June 27, 2019

Europe’s top court has backed Brussels citizens and ClientEarth in their fight for clean air in the Belgian capital with a judgment on 26 June. The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) was asked by a Brussels judge to look at two aspects of ClientEarth’s case, which it has taken with five of the city’s […]

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#Huawei Abraham Liu: ‘Huawei helped millions of African people’

#Huawei Abraham Liu: ‘Huawei helped millions of African people’

| June 24, 2019

At today’s (24 June) Bruegel event on ‘China’s Investments in Africa: Consequences for Europe’ held in Brussels, Abraham Liu (pictured), chief representative of Huawei to the EU institutions, has pointed out to the significant contribution of Huawei towards the ICT transformation in Africa. “Many places in Africa are still waiting to be connected. However, we […]

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#5G – ‘Car manufacturing is so important for Europe, it has to be future-proof’ Weigel #StrategicAgenda #EUCO

#5G – ‘Car manufacturing is so important for Europe, it has to be future-proof’ Weigel #StrategicAgenda #EUCO

| June 20, 2019

EU Reporter spoke to Dr Walter Weigel, vice president and chief strategy officer of Huawei’s European Research Institute. Huawei employs more than 2,500 researchers in labs across Europe. It also works with European universities and research institutes on its more long-term innovation, where Huawei is looking five to ten years into the future. Europe’s research […]

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Vice President Dombrovskis and Commissioner Moscovici participate in #BrusselsEconomicForum 

Vice President Dombrovskis and Commissioner Moscovici participate in #BrusselsEconomicForum 

| June 18, 2019

Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis and Commissioner Pierre Moscovici will take part in this year’s edition of the Brussels Economic Forum, the flagship annual economic event of the European Commission, which takes place today (18 June). The Forum will discuss key challenges for the European economy, such as the role of the EU in the new global order, how to build […]

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