Europe seeks a comprehensive strategy to lift its competitiveness 

By |oktober 15th, 2019|Alstom, Competitiveness, European Champions, News, Siemens|

The dominance of US firms and Chinese companies in the digital world has sounded the alarm bells in Europe. EU and national officials have agreed that the competitiveness of European firms requires a comprehensive strategy that goes beyond easing the b...

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Agri-competitiveness: how regions implement EU funding

By |januar 31st, 2019|Competitiveness, modernisation, new farmers, News|

From the olive groves and vineyards of Andalucía to the grasslands of Scotland. We take a look at three cases of EU funds in action - in the UK, Germany and Spain - promoting farm modernisation and generational renewal.

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Reclaiming EU research and innovation as a public good

By |december 12th, 2018|Competitiveness, European Parliament, Horizon 2020, News, research and innovation|

EU-funded research and innovation has enormous potential to deliver a sustainable and equitable future, yet we have fundamentally distorted its purpose, prioritising innovation for commercialisation over innovation for society’s needs.

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France continues fight against ‘gold plating’ of EU laws

By |november 12th, 2018|business, Competitiveness, consumer rights, environment, News|

French senators have removed around 20 over-transpositions of EU directives, which are considered to harm businesses’ competitiveness. This was part of a “tidying-up” mission which is sometimes at odds with the public interest. EURACTIV France reports.

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Commission levels up France on economic imbalances

By |marec 9th, 2018|Competitiveness, debt, deficit, European Semester Winter Package, Finance, France, labour market, macroeconomic imbalances, News, productivity, public debt, vocational education and training|

The Commission highlights the progress of French competitiveness but also points out structural issues in the French economy. EURACTIV.fr reports.

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EU countries best in class for inclusiveness and talent competitiveness

By |januar 22nd, 2018|Competitiveness, Davos 2018, diversity, Education, Global Talent Competitiveness Index, News, talent, WEF 2018|

If you thought the EU was incapable of being inclusive or attracting and producing talents, you’d better think twice, business leaders gathered in Davos heard on Monday (22 January), hours before the start of the World Economic Forum.

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Commission adopts proposal to improve apprenticeships in EU

By |oktober 5th, 2017|apprenticeships, Competitiveness, Erasmus, Marianne Thyssen, News|

The European Commission adopted on Thursday (5 October) a proposal aiming to improve the conditions and outcomes of apprenticeships for young people across the block, in the hope that it will facilitate their job search later.

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