News

Press Release #RebootingEurope: 3-day online series concludes with ‘enable businesses to drive Europe’s recovery’ message to EU Summit

#RebootingEurope: 3-day online series concludes with ‘enable businesses to drive Europe’s recovery’ message to EU Summit

Concluding the Rebooting Europe series of online events, EUROCHAMBRES President, Christoph Leitl, underlined to EU leaders meeting tomorrow the importance of an unambiguously business-friendly approac...
14/10/2020 Read more
Press Release EU Climate Law: Give businesses the tools to comply

EU Climate Law: Give businesses the tools to comply

Reacting to yesterday’s European Parliament plenary vote on the proposed EU Climate Law, EUROCHAMBRES underlined that unilaterally raising the 2030 emission reduction targets does not per se lead to...
08/10/2020 Read more
Press Release EU SME Strategy as a driver of Europe’s recovery

EU SME Strategy as a driver of Europe’s recovery

Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) make a crucial contribution to the EU and are the main source of growth and innovation across the economy. The SME Strategy published by the European Comm...
24/09/2020 Read more
Press Release Competitiveness Council: Chambers welcome focus on Single Market and SMEs

Competitiveness Council: Chambers welcome focus on Single Market and SMEs

EUROCHAMBRES welcomed the strong signals on the single market and SMEs set out in the Competitiveness Council online meeting conclusions published today. A coordinated approach to COVID-19 related res...
21/09/2020 Read more
Press Release Climate target plan must be based on free market fundamentals and multilateral cooperation

Climate target plan must be based on free market fundamentals and multilateral cooperation

EUROCHAMBRES warns that an increase in emission reduction targets, as announced in today’s 2030 Climate Target Plan, will not alone be enough to combat man-made global warming and risk creating addi...
17/09/2020 Read more
Press Release State of the European Union: economic recovery must be at the heart of the EU policy agenda

State of the European Union: economic recovery must be at the heart of the EU policy agenda

EUROCHAMBRES President Christoph Leitl drew many positives from President von der Leyen’s SOTEU address today but stressed the need to ensure that the economic recovery is at the heart of the Commis...
16/09/2020 Read more
Press Release ENVI sets unrealistic climate targets at risk of existing merely on paper

ENVI sets unrealistic climate targets at risk of existing merely on paper

EUROCHAMBRES has expressed concern that yesterday‘s vote in the ENVI Committee of the European Parliament to cut EU greenhouse gas emissions by 60% by 2030 goes against the business community’s ne...
10/09/2020 Read more
Press Release EUROCHAMBRES Women Network Survey: A Picture of Female Entrepreneurship

EUROCHAMBRES Women Network Survey: A Picture of Female Entrepreneurship

The present report is the result of a survey with 1500 female entrepreneurs and women in management positions across Europe. Even though the survey was carried out before the present crisis started, t...
02/07/2020 Read more
Press Release EU Updated Skills Agenda – right content, but timely delivery will be crucial

EU Updated Skills Agenda – right content, but timely delivery will be crucial

EUROCHAMBRES is broadly satisfied with the content of the updated European Commission Skills Agenda published today, but highlights the need to proceed swiftly with implementation of the already delay...
01/07/2020 Read more
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 39