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Safer roads in the EU – new measures to reduce car accidents

European Parliament adopted new measures to improve road safety and reduce accidents according to which a range of safety features in new vehicles will become mandatory. Roads in EU are the safest in the world with an average of 49 road fatalities per million inhabitants, against 174 deaths per million globally. Road fatalities in the…
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Digital Europe – The EU invests 9.2 billion euros in digital technology

Digital Europe is a new funding program of EUR 9.2 billion, which aims to ensure that all Europeans have the skills and infrastructure needed to respond to key digital challenges in their private and business life. The program is part of the strategy for further development of the technological potential of common digital market, which…
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Commission proposes more efficient decision-making in social policy

A few days ago, the European Commission launched a render on how to render decision-making at EU level more efficient in the social field. President Juncker announced a comprehensive review of the so-called passerelle clauses provided for by the EU Treaties, which will allow for a shift from unanimity to qualified majority voting under certain…
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