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The EU’s Achilles heel? #Transport infrastructure

The EU’s Achilles heel? #Transport infrastructure

| November 23, 2018

In a bid to halt the encroachment of Chinese companies into European markets, the EU is seeking to restrict foreign direct investment (FDI) by implementing a rigorous screening framework designed to identify any substantive threats to the bloc’s critical infrastructure or technologies, with transport one of the most acute ones. The information-exchange system would alert […]

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Europe’s railways: On track to the future

Europe’s railways: On track to the future

| September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Siim Kallas, speaking at InnoTrans 2014 – Berlin, 23 September 2014 “This is my third time to speak at Innotrans – an event that has fast become known as the largest rail industry event in the world. Thank You very much for inviting me back to Berlin. In my first speech four years ago I […]

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Strengthening the Eastern Partnership through transport: Key results and next steps

Strengthening the Eastern Partnership through transport: Key results and next steps

EU and Eastern Partnership1 transport ministers are meeting today in Luxembourg to assess progress and endorse the next steps for improving transport connections. Two years ago, the European Commission presented a transport action plan for bringing the EU’s eastern neighbours closer to the EU. This approach was endorsed by transport ministers at their first meeting […]

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