IP/14/989  11-09-2014 - Industrial competitiveness: Commission reports underline need for incisive action by EU and Member States 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 11 September 2014 EU manufacturing possesses a number of competitive strengths that should be leveraged to promote economic growth, despite the current difficult economic environment. This is the conclusion of the two reports on industrial competitiveness released by the Commission today.
MEMO/14/527  11-09-2014 - Factors influencing industrial competitiveness in the EU 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 11 September 2014 The 2014 European Competitiveness Report 'Helping Firms Grow' confirms that manufacturing in the EU still has considerable competitive strength. It also identifies factors to enable the EU to build on this strength and promote growth.
MEMO/14/526  11-09-2014 - Progress in industrial competitiveness per EU country 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 11 September 2014 The 2014 Member States’ Competitiveness Report "Reindustrialising Europe" found that European firms fought hard to maintain their competitiveness during the crisis originating in 2008.
IP/14/975  08-09-2014 - How can we make the EU a better place for SMEs? Commission seeks your views 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 8 September 2014 What do small and medium sized enterprises in Europe need from future EU policy? This is the core question of a consultation the Commission launched today to help upgrade the EU's Small Business Act (SBA).
IP/14/945  01-09-2014 - Galileo: European Commission requests full details of launch problems from Arianespace and ESA 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 25 August 2014 Following the failure on Friday August 22nd to inject Galileo satellites 5 and 6 into the correct orbit, the European Commission has requested Arianespace and the European Space Agency (ESA) to provide full details of the incident, together with a schedule and...
SPEECH/14/569  22-08-2014 - Launch of two new Galileo satellites 
European Commission - European Commission [Check Against Delivery] Ferdinando NELLI FEROCI European Commissioner for Industry and Entrepreneurship Launch of Galileo satellites Brussels, 22 August 2014 Ladies and gentlemen, Today's launch of two new Galileo satellites from Kourou, in French Guiana, is another milestone in the history of the programme.
IP/14/938  21-08-2014 - New launchers to support independence of EU's satellite navigation programme 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 21 August 2014 Last night the EU's satellite navigation programme Galileo signed a €500 million agreement with Arianespace which will bring an operational Galileo service much closer.
IP/14/935  20-08-2014 - European satellite navigation: Galileo launches two more satellites 
European Commission - Commission Press release Brussels, 20 August 2014 European Tomorrow Galileo, the EU's satellite navigation programme, will send two more satellites into space, reaching a total number of 6 satellites in orbit. The lift-off will take place at the European spaceport near Kourou in French Guiana, at 14.31 CET and can...
MEMO/14/509  20-08-2014 - FAQ – GALILEO, the EU's satellite navigation programme 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 20 August 2014 Why is satellite navigation important to the EU? Today, the positioning and timing signals provided by satellite navigation systems are used in many critical areas of the economy, including power grid synchronization, electronic trading and mobile phone networks, effective road, sea and air...
MEMO/14/497  23-07-2014 - European Enterprise Promotion Awards 2014: Shortlisted projects announced 
European Commission - Commission MEMO Brussels, 23 July 2014 European Hundreds of projects competed in the 2014 national competitions for a chance to represent their country in the European Enterprise Promotion Awards; 22 projects have now been shortlisted.