A new Industrial Strategy for a globally competitive, green and digital Europe

The European Commission presents a new Strategy to help Europe’s industry lead the twin transitions towards climate neutrality and digital leadership. The Strategy aims to drive Europe’s competitiveness and its strategic autonomy at a time of moving geopolitical plates and increasing global competition. The package of initiatives outlines a new approach to European industrial policy that is Read more about A new Industrial Strategy for a globally competitive, green and digital Europe[…]

Drone pilots may become superfluous in the future

New research from Aarhus University has allowed artificial intelligence to take over control of drones scanning and measuring terrain. A research project at Aarhus University (AU) in collaboration with the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) aims to make measuring and documenting gravel and limestone quarries much faster, cheaper and easier in the future. The project Read more about Drone pilots may become superfluous in the future[…]

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Which country has the highest share of female senior executives position

More than 6.7 million persons hold a managerial position in the European Union of 27 Member States (EU): 4.3 million men (63% of all managers) and 2.5 million women (37%). In addition, women account for a little over one quarter of board members of publicly listed companies in the EU (28%), and for less than Read more about Which country has the highest share of female senior executives position[…]

How important is the environment for Europeans?

The majority of Europeans say that protecting the environment is very important to them personally. •    More than nine in ten respondents (94%) say that protecting the environment is important to them personally, including just over half (53%) who say it is very important. •    According to the survey, citizens consider climate change (53%), air Read more about How important is the environment for Europeans?[…]

Sustainable Urban Mobility in the EU

Six years after the European Commission called for a step-change, there is no clear indication that EU cities are fundamentally changing their approaches to moving people around cities and shifting urban traffic to more sustainable and environmentally friendly modes of transport, concludes a new report from the European Court of Auditors (ECA). In particular, there Read more about Sustainable Urban Mobility in the EU[…]

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COVID-19 – New EU aid package

To boost global preparedness, prevention and containment of the virus the Commission announces today a new aid package worth €232 million. Part of these funds will be allocated immediately to different sectors, while the rest will be released in the next months. “As cases continue to rise, public health is the number one priority. Whether it be boosting preparedness in Europe, in China or Read more about COVID-19 – New EU aid package[…]

Europe strategies for Data and Artificial Intelligence

The European Commission unveils its ideas and actions for a digital transformation that works for all, reflecting the best of Europe: open, fair, diverse, democratic and confident. It presents a European society powered by digital solutions that put people first, opens up new opportunities for businesses, and boosts the development of trustworthy technology to foster an open and Read more about Europe strategies for Data and Artificial Intelligence[…]

€53 million public support scheme for charging stations for low emission vehicles in Romania

The European Commission has found Romanian plans to support the creation of a network of recharging stations for electric vehicles to be in line with EU State aid rules. The measure will contribute to reducing CO2 and other pollutant emissions without unduly distorting competition in the single market. Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy, Read more about €53 million public support scheme for charging stations for low emission vehicles in Romania[…]

Closure of the airport by drones and an emergency landing: a complicated day for Madrid-Barajas airport

Two serious incidents that may occasionally occur in isolation at any airport, occurred at the same time at the Madrid-Barajas airport, fortunately without damage, and testing the airport security measures and protocols that worked perfectly. Around 12:30 p.m. two pilots notified the control tower of the sighting of one or two drones near the airport’s Read more about Closure of the airport by drones and an emergency landing: a complicated day for Madrid-Barajas airport[…]

DRONE MARKET REPORTS RESEARCH

Global Defense Drones Market Report Analysis This Report covers the manufacturers data, including: shipment, price, revenue, gross profit, interview record, business distribution etc., these data help the consumer know about the competitors better. This report also covers all the regions and countries of the world, which shows a regional development status, including market size, volume Read more about DRONE MARKET REPORTS RESEARCH[…]

European Commission adopted its 2020 Work Programme

Today the European Commission adopted its 2020 Work Programme. It sets out the actions the Commission will take in 2020 to turn the Political Guidelines of President von der Leyen into tangible benefits for European citizens, businesses and society. The driving force behind this first Work Programme is to successfully grasp the opportunities that the twin ecological and digital transitions Read more about European Commission adopted its 2020 Work Programme[…]

Who worried about smart speakers private conversations

Surveys show that consumers are worried that smart speakers are eavesdropping on their conversations and day-to-day lives. Now University of British Columbia researchers have found that people are also concerned about something else: friends, family and others who may have access to these devices. The team spoke to 26 Canadian adults who used shared smart Read more about Who worried about smart speakers private conversations[…]