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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Consultation on the revision of the Technical Specification for Interoperability on Safety in Railway Tunnels (SRT TSI)

By   /  July 15, 2018  /  Baltics, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Consultation on the revision of the Technical Specification for Interoperability on Safety in Railway Tunnels (SRT TSI)

Source: European Union Consultation on the revision of the Technical Specification for Interoperability on Safety in Railway Tunnels (SRT TSI)Reference:006REC1078Publication Date :13/07/2018Published by:InteroperabilityDocument Types:ConsultationsKeywords:SRT,TSI,Tunnel,ConsultationDescription:With the Delegated Decision on TSls(*), the European Commission requested the Agency to set up working parties for revising all TSls.In particular, the TSI on Safety in Railway Tunnels (SRT TSI) has […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Romania: Investment Plan for Europe – EIB supports construction of Arctic white goods factory in Romania

By   /  July 15, 2018  /  Aid, Baltics, Banking, Banking and Finance, Economy, Employment, English, Europe, European Investment Bank, European Union, Eurozone, Internet Communications Technology, Internet of Things, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Romania: Investment Plan for Europe – EIB supports construction of Arctic white goods factory in Romania

Source: European Investment Bank The new factory will produce 2.2 million washing machines a year, generating some 1.400 new jobs in a less developed region facing structural changesThis is the first production facility in Romania, and one of the few in Europe, compliant with the Industry 4.0 standards*The European Investment Bank (EIB) is lending EUR […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Portugal Venture Capital initiative (PVCi) reveals the economic impact of 10 years of investment in Portugal

By   /  July 15, 2018  /  Aid, Baltics, Banking, Banking and Finance, Economy, English, Europe, European Investment Bank, European Union, Eurozone, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, Technology, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Portugal Venture Capital initiative (PVCi) reveals the economic impact of 10 years of investment in Portugal

Source: European Investment Bank 10 years focused on the development of Portugal’s SMEs and more than EUR 320 million invested in the Portuguese economyMore than EUR 320 million invested in the Portuguese economy6,000 jobs supported in multiple industries and districtsThe Portugal Venture Capital initiative (PVCi) is celebrating a highly positive 10-year cycle of activity in the […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Social Affairs

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Source: European Economic and Social Committee The EU has 25 million unemployed people and 122 million people at risk of poverty or social exclusion. These figures call for more economic convergence to improve the lives of Europe’s citizens. While inclusive and active labour market policies are crucial to move people into decent jobs, fair and […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Europe must do more to protect women with disabilities

By   /  July 15, 2018  /  Aid, Baltics, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Environment, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, gun control, Health, Human Rights, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Europe must do more to protect women with disabilities

Source: European Economic and Social Committee EESC: The EU must fight against and outlaw all gender – and disability-based discrimination affecting some 40 million women in Europe On 11 July, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), a body representing European organised civil society, called on EU institutions and Member States to step up their […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Taxation

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Source: European Economic and Social Committee The original purpose of taxation is to generate revenue for governments, but it also affects other key policy areas, such as competition, employment and investment. Tax is collected from individuals and companies and levied on income, consumption, wealth, property or certain economic activities. Non-compliance is punishable by law. Taxation […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Digital Change and Information Society

By   /  July 15, 2018  /  Baltics, Business, Commerce, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, Internet Communications Technology, Labour, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Digital Change and Information Society

Source: European Economic and Social Committee Information technology is on the rise everywhere, yet its potential for economic growth, employment, innovation and, above all, improving European citizens’ quality of life, has still to be fully exploited. Therefore, one of the Transport, Energy, Infrastructure and the Information Society (TEN) Section’s main priorities in the digital field […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: The EESC welcomes the Commission’s initiation of an international debate on how to tax digital business activities

By   /  July 15, 2018  /  Aid, Baltics, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Economy, English, Europe, European Economic and Social Committee, European Union, Eurozone, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, Taxation, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: The EESC welcomes the Commission’s initiation of an international debate on how to tax digital business activities

Source: European Economic and Social Committee The Committee calls for a fair, consensus-based international solution at the OECD level which contributes to achieving fair taxation principles and fair revenues for small and large countries alike Any solution for the taxation of digital business models proposed for the EU level must consider the global dimension and […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Joint press statement following the fourteenth meeting of the Stabilisation and Association Council between the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and the European Union

By   /  July 15, 2018  /  Baltics, Banking and Finance, Budget, Climate, Climate Change, Crime, Culture, English, Environment, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Immigration, Intelligence, Justice, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Raw News, Trade, Turkish Government, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Joint press statement following the fourteenth meeting of the Stabilisation and Association Council between the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and the European Union

Source: European Union . The meeting was chaired by High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice President of the Commission, Federica Mogherini, while Commissioner Johannes Hahn represented the European Commission. The delegation of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia was led by Mr. Nikola Dimitrov, Minister of Foreign Affairs. Deputy Prime […]

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MIL-OSI EU-Baltics: Press remarks by Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis at the ECOFIN press conference

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Source: European Union Thank you, Minister.First of all, I would like to wish you a lot of success with the Austrian Presidency.The Commission welcomes the focus of the Austrian Presidency on reaching deals in the areas of deepening our Economic and Monetary Union, setting up the Capital Markets Union, and also bringing forward the agenda […]

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