New initiatives could bring substantial benefits to 2 million researchers across Europe by supporting stable and well-paid work opportunities. Brussels, 20 October 2023 – Collectively, EU measures will benefit approximately 2 million researchers across Europe, paving the way for cutting-edge innovations and ensuring Europe’s strength in vital sectors like health, defense, digital technologies, and green […]
The European Commission has unveiled a proposal to modernize the financial sector and elevate digital payment services. The plan includes reforms to boost consumer protection, encourage fair competition, and streamline secure data sharing. In response to the rise in electronic payments, the emergence of new players, and evolving fraud risks, these changes are designed to […]
The European Commission has unveiled two proposals aimed at preserving citizens’ and businesses’ access to euro banknotes and coins while laying the groundwork for a potential digital euro issued by the European Central Bank (ECB). The proposals address the evolving landscape of payments, driven in part by the digitalization accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic. […]
EU is preparing its cryptocurrency with a Digital Euro, in order to provide all with financial instruments.
The prestigious European Heritage Awards, also known as the Europa Nostra Awards, are inviting entries for the year 2024. These awards recognize outstanding efforts in the preservation and promotion of Europe’s cultural heritage. If you or your organization have been involved in projects related to heritage, research, education, citizens’ engagement, or have championed heritage causes, […]
Many labels claim products are ‘greener’, ‘more sustainable’ or ‘eco-friendlier’ than others. ‘Green claims’ directive: Protecting consumers from greenwashing
The new Directive RED III requires at least 42.5% of final energy consumption to come from renewable sources. How to cover the gap between today’s 21% and the 42.5% target in six years. How will pay higher bills? Timidly, the governments of the 27 have held back the ultra-green push from the European Commission […]
On 28 June 2023, the European Commission put forward a legislative package to establish a framework for a digital euro while at the same time … Digital euro package
Most rare diseases are incurable. Research into new diagnostics and therapies is hampered by the low number of patients, limited amount of data, lack… What if biosensors could help treat rare diseases?
The Chips Act’s final approval by the Council marks a pivotal juncture for Europe’s technology sector. With the potential to reshape the landscape of semiconductors, this bold initiative underscores the EU’s commitment to innovation, economic growth, and technological autonomy. By investing in the development of a thriving semiconductor ecosystem, Europe is not only positioning itself […]