Archive pour juillet 2009

Erasmus programme: new figures on participation

Vendredi 31 juillet 2009

MEMO/09/355 Brussels, 30 July 2009 Erasmus programme: new figures on participation The European Commission has today published new figures on the participation of students, teachers and other staff in higher education in the EU’s Erasmus programme….

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Erasmus reaches the 2 million students mark

Vendredi 31 juillet 2009

IP/09/1204 Brussels, 30 July 2009 Erasmus reaches the 2 million students mark According to new figures, released today, the EU’s Erasmus programme for mobility and co-operation in higher education, continued its successful course in the academic year …

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July 2009: The Economic Sentiment Indicator continues to recover

Vendredi 31 juillet 2009

IP/0 9/1208 Brussels, 30 July 2009 July 2009: The Economic Sentiment Indicator continues to recover In July, the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) for the EU and the euro area improved further, registering the fourth consecutive increase in both series …

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July 2009: Business Climate Indicator continues to recover

Vendredi 31 juillet 2009

IP/ 09/1207 Brussels, 30 July 2009 Ju ly 2009: Business Climate Indicator continues to recover The Business Climate Indicator (BCI) for the euro area increased again in July. However, the level is still very low, even when compared to the previous historical …

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The EU top 10 for passengers : explanatory document

Vendredi 31 juillet 2009

MEMO/09/356 Brussels, 30 July 2009 The EU top 10 for passengers : explanatory document 1. WHO TO CALL IN AN EMERGENCY 112 is the phone number that can be called to reach emergency services throughout the EU, from fixed or mobile phones, free of charge.It …

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The Anna Lindh Foundation launches PLURAL + festival for young people and promote diversity

Jeudi 30 juillet 2009

Young people worldwide are invited to participate in the festival by producing their propore videos addressing issues of diversity, migration and identity

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First departures under the Erasmus for young entrepreneurs programme.

Jeudi 30 juillet 2009

Hundreds of young entrepreneurs will travel to Europe in the first échages under the Erasmus for young entrepreneurs.

Since its launch, in February 2009, around 700 entrepreneurs have submitted their application and some 100 exchanges between new and experienced entrepreneurs from different EU countries are currently being prepared, of which around 20 will take place this summer. This new EU programme, enables young European entrepreneurs to spend up to six months working with an experienced entrepreneur in another EU country to learn how to improve the management and growth of their own business.

The environment in the spotlight in Yerevan at a briefing on the FP 7

Jeudi 30 juillet 2009

On 19 and 20 October will be held in Armenia an information and brokerage event with the main theme of the environment under the Seventh Research Framework Program.

The objective of the event is to bring together researchers and other stakeholders from the EU and Eastern European and Central Asian (EECA) countries and provide ground for discussion and networking within the scope of the ‘Environment’ Theme. The event will include a presentation on the areas addressed by the 2009 call, presentations of proposal ideas and a session of pre-arranged bilateral meetings to discuss potential partnerships.

The event is organised by the IncoNet EECA (’Science and technology international cooperation network for Eastern European and Central Asian countries’) project.

EU requests WTO consultations with the Philippines over unfair taxation of spirits

Jeudi 30 juillet 2009

IP/09/1200 Geneva, 29 July 2009 EU requests WTO consultations with the Philippines over unfair taxation of spirits The European Union has today requested consultations with the Philippines at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) regarding excise taxes on …

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State aid: Commission opens in-depth investigation into aid package for Latvian JSC Parex Banka

Jeudi 30 juillet 2009

IP/09/1203 Brussels, 29 th July 2009 State aid: Commission opens in-depth investigation into aid package for Latvian JSC Parex Banka The European Commission has opened under EC Treaty State aid rules an in-depth investigation into state support measures …

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