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VAT: new e-commerce rules in the EU

VAT: new e-commerce rules in the EU

(28 June 2021) - New Value-Added Tax (VAT) rules for online shopping enter into force on 1 July. Jernej Furman The EU's VAT system was last updated in 1993 and has not kept pace with the rise in cross-border e-commerce that has transformed the retail sector in recent...

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Action plan for European inland waterway transport

Action plan for European inland waterway transport

(24 June 2021) - The European Commission tables a 35-point action plan to boost the role of inland waterway transport in mobility and logistics systems. Wikipedia The core objectives are to shift more cargo over Europe's rivers and canals, and facilitate the...

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European platform to combat homelessness

European platform to combat homelessness

(22 June 2021) - European institutions, EU governments and civil society have for the first time committed to working together towards combatting homelessness in the EU. Bauweraerts At a high-level conference in Lisbon today, they launched the European Platform on...

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European Innovation Scoreboard 2021

European Innovation Scoreboard 2021

(21 June 2021) - The Commission has today released the European Innovation Scoreboard 2021, which shows that Europe's innovation performance continues to improve across the EU. geralt On average, innovation performance has increased by 12.5% since 2014. There is...

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Events

  • EPIC project Event in Amadora (Lisbon) video shooting
    27 September 2022 - 28 September 2022  

  • OECD Rural Development Conference
    28 September 2022 - 30 September 2022  
    Ballyconnell, Doon, Ballyconnell, Co. Cavan, Ireland

  • European Week of Regions and Cities
    10 October 2022 - 13 October 2022  
    Brussels, Belgium

  • TRANSFORM final conference
    17 October 2022 - 18 October 2022  
    Milan, Metropolitan City of Milan, Italy