EU finance and education ministers hold ‘historic’ meeting to boost skills investment

By |november 8th, 2019|Education, Finance, Finish presidency, investment, long-life learning, MFF, News, skills, skills gap, Valdis Dombrovskis|

Ministers for Finance and Education of the EU member states met on Friday (7 November) for the first-ever joint Council with the aim of discussing the importance of education for a strong economy. 

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Global climate laws threatened by rise in investor-state disputes

By |oktober 21st, 2019|Climate Change, climate protection, Court Cases, international arbitration, investment, investor-state disupte settlement, ISDS, News, Strabag, United Nations, Vattenfall|

A global rise in investor lawsuits against nation-sates is putting climate protection laws under threat, activists warn. Now, the EU is pushing to set up its own investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) system. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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Sustainable financing may have its limits

By |september 25th, 2019|Degrowth, financial market, Germany, green financing, investment, News, sustainable finance, Taxonomy|

With an increasing number of investors being concerned about climate risks, they have started to push for sustainable business practices. Although they are showing more interest in protecting the environment, critics warn that such a "greening" of capi...

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New investment clause fails to win EU member state support

By |september 18th, 2019|golden rule, investment, Italy, News, stability and growth pact|

EU member states remain split over a possible relaxation of the bloc’s fiscal rules meant to facilitate investment in the bloc, despite calls from the European Central Bank and some governments to increase public spending and mitigate the risk of recession.

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The EU is a natural partner for Central Asia

By |julij 4th, 2019|anti-terrorism, Central Asia, investment, News, water management, WTO|

In our highly interconnected world of today, Europe and Central Asia have never been so close, and neither have the potential benefits of working even more closely together been so evident, write Federica Mogherini and Neven Mimica.

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European innovation council ramps up with improved pilot phase

By |marec 19th, 2019|European Innovation Council, Horizon Europe, Innovation, investment, News, startups|

The European Commission announced on Monday (18 March) new changes to the European Innovation Council and a budget increase to €2 billion, to improve and encourage entrepreneurs and innovation in Europe.

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German 2030 industrial strategy: Altmaier backs ‘European Champions’

By |februar 7th, 2019|competition, European Champions, German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Industry, investment, Margarethe Vestager, market economy, mergers, News, Peter Altmaier|

German economy minister Peter Altmaier presented his 'industrial strategy 2030' on Tuesday (5 February), talking up the creation of European "champions" just one day before the European Commission decided to reject a proposed merger between rail giants Alstom and Siemens. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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Asian investment bank warns of private capital decline

By |februar 4th, 2019|Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, China, investment, News|

Global trade tensions are scaring investors globally. In Asia, despite the huge needs to finance large projects, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is “concerned” about stagnant and even fall of private capital being attracted, its vice-president told EURACTIV.com.

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Uzbekistan announces ambition to become major tourist destination

By |november 19th, 2018|EBRD, foreign investment, investment, News, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, tourism, Uzbekistan|

Uzbek officials and foreign guests issued a clear message on Monday (19 November) that developing tourism has become a major priority for Uzbekistan, a landlocked country in Central Asia with great landscapes and a very rich historical heritage.

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Supercomputers: EU to develop high-performance data infrastructures

By |september 28th, 2018|Andrus Ansip, Digital, EU Council, high performance computers, High performance computing, investment, Mariya Gabriel, News, supercomputer, supercomputing, tech|

Member states from across the European Union agreed on Friday (28 September) to take a leading role in the development of high-performance computers on the continent, an area where Europe has fallen seriously behind China and the US.

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