(03 September 2013) - The European Commission has today started the search for the first European Capital of Innovation, or iCapital. The prize will reward the city which is building the best “innovation ecosystem”, connecting citizens, public organisations, academia, and business.

(02 September 2013) – The Bloomberg agency has ranked 48 countries of the world in terms of efficiency (value for money) of their health care system. The results are often surprising.

(30 August 2013) - The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO) recently published a ‘Guide to Multi-Benefit Cohesion Policy Investments in Nature and Green Infrastructure’.

(30 August 013) - Millions of people will enjoy free access to thousands of rarely opened historic and cultural sites in 50 countries throughout September as part of the annual European Heritage Days, a joint initiative of the European Commission and Council of Europe.

(29 August 2013) - The European Commission strongly denied yesterday media reports that EU funds, allocated to Bulgaria and Romania to help improve the situation of their Roma, would be re-directed to Germany, where many members of the minority have moved.