European Parliament vote "milestone" in the roll out of clean fuels for transport Commission Press release Brussels, 15 April 2014 European Today the European Parliament gave its final approval to new EU rules to ensure the build-up of alternative refuelling points across Europe with common standards for their design and use, including a common plug for recharging electric vehicles.
Commission welcomes European Parliament's vote for renewed resources for combating pollution at sea European Press release Brussels, 15 April 2014 Commission The European Parliament adopted today a financial package of €160.5 million for a period of over seven years (2014-2020) for the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) to allow continued action to combat marine pollution.
Vice-President Kallas welcomes Parliament's vote on 112 eCall European Commission Press release Brussels, 15 April 2014 Commission Vice-President Siim Kallas, responsible for Mobility and Transport, welcomed the European Parliament's vote today on establishing emergency call response centres for the handling of 112 eCalls. The eCall system automatically dials 112 - Europe's single emergency number - in the event of...
SMEs find it hard to obtain feedback on their loan applications European Commission Press release Brussels, 15 April 2014 A new evaluation published today confirms that the smaller a firm, the larger the likelihood that its credit application might be declined by a financial institution.
Commission welcomes European Parliament vote for safer products and better market surveillance European Press release Brussels, 15 April 2014 Commission The European Commission welcomes today's European Parliament vote in favour of new rules to improve the safety of consumer products circulating in the EU's internal market - including those imported from outside the EU - and to step-up market surveillance concerning all...