EU Cohesion Policy: €31.5 billion for Romania

Romania will receive a total of €31.5 billion from Cohesion Policy in 2021-2027 in the framework of its Partnership Agreement with the Commission to promote the economic, social and territorial cohesion of its regions and its green and digital transition. The EU funds will also support the development of a competitive, innovative and export-oriented Romanian economy. Increasing Read more about EU Cohesion Policy: €31.5 billion for Romania[…]

Digital entrepreneurship in the international context

A new study conducted at the University of Eastern Finland shows that digital entrepreneurship in the international context requires networking of the right kind. Published in Management International Review, the study investigated internationalisation among inexperienced, yet digitally talented entrepreneurial teams. The researchers analysed entrepreneurs who did not have prior experience and knowledge of internationalisation, nor the required Read more about Digital entrepreneurship in the international context[…]

What is the Technical Support Instrument

The Technical Support Instrument (TSI) is the Commission’s instrument to provide technical support to reforms in EU Member States, following requests by national authorities. TSI is part of the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) 2021-2027 and of the Recovery Plan for Europe. It promotes the EU’s economic, social and territorial cohesion by supporting Member States’ efforts to Read more about What is the Technical Support Instrument[…]

European Commission disburses €1.8 billion in pre-financing to Romania

The European Commission has today disbursed €1.8 billion to Romania in pre-financing, equivalent to 13% of the country’s grant allocation under the Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF). The pre-financing payment will help to kick-start the implementation of the investment and reform measures outlined in Romania’s recovery and resilience plan. The country is set to receive Read more about European Commission disburses €1.8 billion in pre-financing to Romania[…]

Europe’s Digital Decade

What is the Commission’s Digital Compass? The Commission has presented a Communication “2030 Digital Compass: the European Way for the Digital Decade”. It sets out: A vision for 2030 for a successful digital transformation based on the empowerment of citizens and technological leadership, resulting in a more resilient and prosperous society; Clear and concrete objectives along four cardinal Read more about Europe’s Digital Decade[…]

Fit for Future platform selects EU initiatives for simplification and modernisation

The Commission’s Fit for Future Platform has now selected 15 initiatives with the aim of helping to simplify EU law, cut red tape for citizens and businesses, and ensure that EU policies respond to new and emerging challenges. These efforts will be part of the Platform’s first annual work programme to be adopted this month. Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President Read more about Fit for Future platform selects EU initiatives for simplification and modernisation[…]

Digitalisation meets Sustainability at IPEC 2021

HAPTIC R&D CONSULTING SRL an international business tech audit company will particpate at IPEC 2021 virtual matchmaking event where Digitalisation meets Sustainability. The International Production Environmantal Community continues the European exchange of ideas and best practices. With reference to the UN Sustainable Development Goals, we will intensify the dialogue in order to contribute to a more competitive and sustainable industry Read more about Digitalisation meets Sustainability at IPEC 2021[…]

€82.5 million for six new projects under the Pan-African Programme

The EU has announced today €82.5 million for six new projects under the Pan-African Programme to strengthen its cooperation with Africa in multiple sectors, including sustainable resource management, regional integration and trade, air transport and digitalisation. Many of the new projects share the innovative use of digital technologies or space applications, such as satellite imagery, Read more about €82.5 million for six new projects under the Pan-African Programme[…]

What is the EU Single Window Environment for Customs?

The European Commission has today proposed a new initiative that will make it easier for different authorities involved in goods clearance to exchange electronic information submitted by traders, who will be able to submit the information required for import or export of goods only once. The so-called ‘EU Single Window Environment for Customs’ aims to Read more about What is the EU Single Window Environment for Customs?[…]

Recovery and Resilience Facility

The Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF) will support Member States in absorbing the economic shock created by the COVID crisis and making their economies more resilient. In a new opinion published today, the European Court of Auditors (ECA) points to the importance of the national Recovery and Resilience Plans (RRPs) in making sure that the Read more about Recovery and Resilience Facility[…]