Monthly Archives: February 2016

How digital is your country?

Today the European Commission published the results of the 2016 edition of the Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI). The findings show that Member States have made progress in areas such as connectivity and digital skills, as well as in public services, since the publication of the Commission's Digital Single Market Strategy last year. While…
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New EU-wide online dispute resolution platform launched

The Online Dispute Resolution website is a new web-based platform providing an easy, fast and inexpensive way to assist in resolving disputes between online buyers and traders out of court. The platform is a single point of entry for consumers and traders seeking to resolve disputes regarding contractual obligations stemming from online sales and service…
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U launches new European Medical Corps to respond faster to emergencies

The European Union launches the European Medical Corps to help mobilise medical and public health teams and equipment for emergencies inside and outside the EU Through the European Medical Corps, EU Member States and other European countries participating in the system can make medical teams and assets available for rapid deployment before an emergency strikes…
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The European Investment Project Portal

The European Investment Project Portal (EIPP) is a web portal enabling EU-based project promoters to reach potential investors worldwide. It is one tool of the Investment Plan launched by the European Commission, which focuses on removing obstacles to investment, providing visibility and technical assistance to investment projects and making smarter use of new and existing…
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