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18 Apr, 2019, 09:00 BST Euro Special Note Launches a New Collectible Note to Commemorate Brexit

A Euro Special Note dedicated to Brexit has been issued to commemorate this historical event. Brexit is the most important strategic decision the...


15 Apr, 2019, 20:01 BST Arton Brings CIP Industry to Brussels

Arton Capital opened its newest office near the European Parliament in Brussels, bringing its expertise right at the heart of European policy. While...


11 Apr, 2019, 15:05 BST Horizon Europe: The Biggest Research and Innovation Programme No One Has Heard of

Horizon Europe, the European Union's next Research and Innovation (R&I) Programme, will run for seven years, from 2021 to 2027. With a proposed...


08 Apr, 2019, 09:05 BST I4MS Announces 300,000 € of EU Funding Available to Enhance Competitiveness of SMEs in the 3D Printing Sector

In the words of a report adopted by the European Parliament last June, "3D Printing is a key technology for the future of the EU as long as it has a...


04 Apr, 2019, 17:33 BST European Cannabis Industry Offers Growth Opportunities Post-Brexit, Prohibition Partners

The development of a legal cannabis market can offer opportunities for European countries affected by Brexit uncertainty, according to The European...


01 Apr, 2019, 09:05 BST I4MS is Facilitating the Access to 34 Million Euros for Implementing Industry 4.0 Technologies for European SMEs

I4MS, the European Commission initiative to digitalise the manufacturing industry, is making 34 million Euros available for companies interested in...


27 Mar, 2019, 14:31 GMT ALCS Welcomes Vote in European Parliament to Approve the New EU Copyright Directive

These new rules establish a framework for a fairer balance in the online world between authors and those that benefit commercially from the...


22 Mar, 2019, 14:59 GMT BDI on Extension of Brexit Deadline: The Suspense Continues

In response to the decision by the European Council, BDI chief executive Joachim Lang says: "The suspense continues." "The suspense continues. The...


15 Mar, 2019, 18:51 GMT "Nothing Else That Dominica Could Have Done" to Prevent EU Blacklisting, Says ECS Ambassador to EU

BRUSSELS, March 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/-- The Ambassador of the Eastern Caribbean States Mission to the European Union, Her Excellency Mrs Sharlene...


15 Mar, 2019, 15:52 GMT Twelve Ronnies: British Entrepreneurs Launch Competition to Crowd-source Solutions to Brexit

LONDON, March 15, 2019 In response to the historic House of Commons vote this week, some British entrepreneurs have launched an initiative to...


13 Mar, 2019, 12:04 GMT The Government of Dominica Issues Official Statement on Revised EU List of Non-Cooperative Jurisdictions

The Government of Dominica is extremely disappointed in the new list issued today by the European Council which unfairly and without proper...


11 Mar, 2019, 10:00 GMT The Adecco Group : UK SMEs Increasingly Worried About Brexit's Impact on Recruitment Decisions

he Adecco Group, one of the world's leading HR solutions organisations, has published its Ready, Steady, Brexit paper, which not only highlights...


07 Mar, 2019, 09:01 GMT European Commission Backs elminda's Breakthrough in Depression Treatment

elminda Ltd, a leading brain technology company, was awarded by the European Commission multi-million € to bring its breakthrough technology to...


26 Feb, 2019, 09:00 GMT Federation of German Industries (BDI): 'British Politicians Should not Postpone Decisions Anymore'

"British politicians should not postpone decisions anymore. All the options are on the table. It would be absurd for the United Kingdom to slide into ...


21 Feb, 2019, 07:30 GMT FinAPU Supports Union Investment in Internal Credit Risk Assessment in the Money Market Fund Sector

Union Investment is the asset manager of the cooperative financial group in Germany and manages more than 330 billion Euro for private and...


13 Feb, 2019, 07:00 GMT EIT Digital: Enhancing the Global Impact of European Innovation

The EIT Digital Strategic Innovation Agenda 2020-2022 EIT Digital presented its Strategic Innovation Agenda for the period 2020-2022, outlining plans ...


06 Feb, 2019, 09:00 GMT One of Us Federation to Launch Cultural Platform Europe

One of Us European Federation and its forty member organizations of 19 European Union countries will gather in Paris on the 23rd of February, in...


06 Feb, 2019, 06:00 GMT Customs Connect Digital Solutions: First of Its Kind Technology Launched to Navigate UK Customs

Manchester-headquartered Customs Connect launches digital business to transform the way UK importers use technology. Customs Connect Digital...


24 Jan, 2019, 07:00 GMT Cannabis Europa: France on Cusp of Major Breakthrough in Medical Cannabis Access

8th February 2019: Industry leaders to meet at Cannabis Europa Paris for the first major industry conference in France This follows recommendation by ...


15 Jan, 2019, 13:00 GMT Rinat Akhmetov Foundation Holds 'Donbass and Civilians' Photograph Exhibition at the European Parliament in Strasbourg

This week during the first plenary session of 2019 for the European Parliament in Strasbourg, the Rinat Akhmetov Foundation is organising an original ...


14 Jan, 2019, 11:28 GMT ABP: £250m to Keep Britain Trading Through Brexit

Associated British Ports (ABP), the UK's leading ports operator, recently announced an additional investment to boost facilities at its Port of Hull, ...


11 Jan, 2019, 11:38 GMT Justice for Lai Dai Han to Host UK Parliamentary Event on Ending Sexual Violence in Conflict

-Former UK foreign secretaries Jack Straw and Lord William Hague, 2018 Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Murad, and members of the Lai Dai Han community ...


10 Jan, 2019, 10:16 GMT BDI President Kempf: Strengthen the European Union to Better Compete With China

The organisation formulates 54 demands addressed to the German Federal Government and the European Commission Making the market economy more...


27 Dec, 2018, 10:00 GMT FINA Statement Following Meetings With ISL

FINA is pleased to correct several of inaccuracies and to clarify its position in several key areas: FINA welcomes comments by all athletes about the ...


17 Dec, 2018, 09:29 GMT Dieter Kempf, President of the Federation of German Industries (BDI): Politicians in the United Kingdom Need to Finally Recognize the Severity of the Situation

"Politicians in the United Kingdom need to finally recognize the severity of the situation. The situation is alarming. This is about setting the...