WSX News Archive - October 2017

The European Union Open Data Portal

The European Union Open Data Portal (EU ODP) gives you access to open data published by EU institutions and bodies. All the data you can find via this catalogue are free to use and reuse for commercial or non-commercial purposes. Join #EUdatathon2017 …

Fundamental Rights Report 2017

FRA Opinions Diverse efforts at both EU and national levels sought to bolster fundamental rights protection in 2016, while some measures threatened to undermine such protection. FRA’s Fundamental Rights Report 2017 reviews major developments in the field, identifying both achievements …

European Network of Innovation for Inclusion

Action Against Hunger launches a new network at the European level to promote social innovation among social entities, companies, public administrations, etc. as a tool to create a more inclusive European labour market. This network aims to build a more innovative social inclusive ecosystem, …

Sustainable Blue Economy Call

Innovation, marine litter, cooperation in the Mediterranean – the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund launches a call to foster a “Sustainable Blue Economy”. With a total budget of € 14.5 million, the call will accelerate the implementation of the European maritime …

Consumers: Tips for buying safe products online

Products from all over the world, delivered to one’s door in a few clicks – that’s the advantage of online shopping. But what about the safety of the products consumers buy? Consumers have the right to expect that the products …

Online Consumer Safety

Digital marketing trends for businesses 2017: Blog Post from Dorset Growth Hub

What’s hot in digital marketing right now? In September, the Dorset Growth Hub digital team went to London to find out, by attending the Technology for Marketing show at Olympia. Here’s a quick summary of just some of what they …

VIDEO: VAT Fraud

What do organised crime, borders and €50 billion euros a year have in common? The answer might surprise you. It’s VAT – Value Added Tax. To be more precise it’s the fraud on VAT that is due when goods cross …

Press statement by Michel Barnier following the fourth round of Article 50 negotiations with the United Kingdom

Brussels, 28 September 2017 European Commission – Speech – [Check Against Delivery] Thank you, David. Good afternoon to all of you. The Prime Minister’s speech in Florence has created a new dynamic in our negotiations. We have felt this during …