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Agriculture: Commission approves two new geographical indications for Croatia

The European Commission has approved Croatia's request for the entry of "Dalmatian pancetta" and "Dalmatian pechenitsa" in the Register of Protected Geographical Indications (PDO). "Dalmatian pancetta" is a permanent rectangular dried meat product made of brittle pork. It is produced in Dalmatia and has special organoleptic properties, slightly salty taste, softness, solubility and juiciness when…
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Recovery and resilience mechanism: Commission adopts technical guidelines on the implementation of the principle of non-material injury

The European Commission today presented guidelines on the implementation of the principle of non-material harm in the context of the Recovery and Resilience Mechanism (RRF). Under the RRF, a key part of the NextGenerationEU instrument, € 672.5 billion in loans and grants will be made available to Member States to support reforms and investments. The…
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Earthquake in Croatia: EU member states send additional aid

Following initial aid sent to Croatia immediately after the devastating earthquake on 29 December 2020, EU member states are sending additional non-monetary aid. Sleeping bags, housing containers, lighting systems and mattresses sent by Germany, France and Austria are on their way to Croatia or will be in the coming days. On 11 January 2021, Slovenia…
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