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Innovative measures for cities: 45 million EUR from EU funds for 11 projects

The Commission and the Council of the French Region des Hauts-de-France, as the managing authorities of the Innovative Measures for Cities project, have published the results of the 5th and final call for proposals. Winning projects from Brussels, Ghent and Leidal (Belgium), Sofia (Bulgaria), Chalandria (Greece), Budapest (Hungary), Ferrara and Verona (Italy), Tilburg (Netherlands), Košice…
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European Commission approved first anti-COVID 19 drug

The European Commission has granted a conditional marketing authorization for Remdesivir, the first EU-approved medicine to treat COVID 19. Approval about accelerated procedure follows a recommendation from the European Medicines Agency (EMA). Protecting public health is a key priority for the Commission and data on Remdesivir have been assessed in an extremely short period of…
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The EU’s annual budget for 2021 focuses on the European recovery

The Commission has proposed an EU budget for 2021 of € 166.7 billion. The budget will be further complemented by grants of € 211 billion and loans from the EU's Next Generation instrument, a temporary recovery instrument aimed at mobilizing investment and boosting the European economy. The annual budget and this instrument will mobilize significant…
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The Commission has approved a 40 milion euro Croatian guarantee program for small and medium-sized enterprises in the cultural and creative industries sectors

The European Commission has approved 40 milion euro (300 milion kn) Croatian program to support small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) operating in the cultural sector and the creative industries, which have been among the most affected by the coronavirus epidemic. The ban on gatherings, the cancellation of cultural events, the closure of theaters, cinemas and…
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