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Press Release EU-US: EUROCHAMBRES strongly welcomes EU proposal for 6-month additional tariff suspension in Airbus-Boeing case

EU-US: EUROCHAMBRES strongly welcomes EU proposal for 6-month additional tariff suspension in Airbus-Boeing case

European Chambers welcome the proposal by the European Commission to extend the suspension of tariffs in the Boeing Airbus case by six months, allowing both sides sufficient time to solve this long-la...
12/04/2021 Read more
Press Release European Council 25-26 March: Businesses also need a shot in the arm!

European Council 25-26 March: Businesses also need a shot in the arm!

Prior to his participation in the Tripartite Social Summit on 24 March and in the run-up to the online European Council starting the following day, EUROCHAMBRES President Christoph Leitl has called on...
23/03/2021 Read more
Press Release European Commission 2030 Digital Compass: EUROCHAMBRES favours comprehensive approach

European Commission 2030 Digital Compass: EUROCHAMBRES favours comprehensive approach

EUROCHAMBRES welcomes the new vision of the European Commission for Europe’s digital transformation. The European Association of Chambers of Commerce and Industry supports the need for a comprehensi...
09/03/2021 Read more
Press Release #IWD2021: EUROCHAMBRES Women Network COVID-19 survey underlines need for policies that support women entrepreneurship

#IWD2021: EUROCHAMBRES Women Network COVID-19 survey underlines need for policies that support women entrepreneurship

To mark International Women’s Day 2021, EUROCHAMBRES has today published a new report entitled ‘COVID-19: Impact on Women Entrepreneurs’. The report, based a survey of over 500 respondents in 20...
08/03/2021 Read more
Press Release Women entrepreneurship: COVID-19 is intensifying challenges, while having transformative effect

Women entrepreneurship: COVID-19 is intensifying challenges, while having transformative effect

A major new EUROCHAMBRES Women Network (EWN) survey has revealed that COVID-19 confinement measures have heightened a number of pre-existing obstacles to women entrepreneurship. At the same time, the...
04/03/2021 Read more
Press Release EU Trade Strategy: EUROCHAMBRES welcomes SME focus, but calls for greater emphasis on diversification

EU Trade Strategy: EUROCHAMBRES welcomes SME focus, but calls for greater emphasis on diversification

EUROCHAMBRES has welcomed the new EU Trade Strategy adopted by the Commission today. The strong emphasis on empowering SMEs to reach the world’s growth centres, and being more assertive to enforce t...
18/02/2021 Read more
Press Release Corporate Due Diligence European Parliament vote: Chambers call for simplicity and proportionality.

Corporate Due Diligence European Parliament vote: Chambers call for simplicity and proportionality.

Corporate Due Diligence European Parliament vote: Chambers call for simplicity and proportionality. Reacting to today’s European Parliament Legal Affairs Committee’s vote on Corporate Due Dilig...
27/01/2021 Read more
Press Release Global Chamber Platform highlights key recommendations for Italian B20

Global Chamber Platform highlights key recommendations for Italian B20

In line with key recommendations in its recently published global economic survey 2021, the Global Chamber Platform (GCP)  issued its main recommendations to the Italian B20, for a swift, inclusive a...
22/01/2021 Read more
Press Release New Global Chamber Platform survey: business expects 2021 growth to exceed economic forecasts

New Global Chamber Platform survey: business expects 2021 growth to exceed economic forecasts

The newly released Global Economic Survey 2021 signals strong optimism from the Global Chamber Platform (GCP) for a return of economic growth this year. While the World Bank expects a 4 % GDP growth r...
11/01/2021 Read more
Press Release EUROCHAMBRES welcomes Brexit trade deal

EUROCHAMBRES welcomes Brexit trade deal

EUROCHAMBRES, representing over 20 million European businesses, has warmly welcomed news of a breakthrough in negotiations on an EU:UK trade deal, just a week before the transition period ends. The Eu...
24/12/2020 Read more
Press Release Digital Services Act: Chambers cautiously optimistic about new proposed e-commerce framework

Digital Services Act: Chambers cautiously optimistic about new proposed e-commerce framework

EUROCHAMBRES has welcomed the balanced approach taken by the European Commission with today’s proposal for a Regulation on a Single Market for Digital Services, which takes a forward-looking approac...
15/12/2020 Read more
Press Release EUROCHAMBRES launches 10 key recommendations to successfully implement the European Green Deal

EUROCHAMBRES launches 10 key recommendations to successfully implement the European Green Deal

Building on the ambition demonstrated by the European Council last week to drive the sustainable transition of the economy, EUROCHAMBRES today presented 10 key recommendations to enable a successful i...
14/12/2020 Read more
Press Release EUROCHAMBRES calls on leaders to ‘mind the gap’  between crisis and recovery

EUROCHAMBRES calls on leaders to ‘mind the gap’ between crisis and recovery

In the run-up to crucial European Council and European Central Bank meetings on 10 December, EUROCHAMBRES has underlined the need to maintain measures in support of the many businesses throughout Euro...
09/12/2020 Read more
Press Release The Capital Markets Union is crucial for Europe’s recovery

The Capital Markets Union is crucial for Europe’s recovery

EUROCHAMBRES, the association of European Chambers of Commerce and Industry, takes note of the Council conclusions on the Capital Markets Union (CMU) Action Plan, as fully functioning capital markets...
04/12/2020 Read more
Press Release Council conclusions on Human Rights and Decent Work in Global Supply Chains: EUROCHAMBRES cautions against disproportionate burdens on SMEs

Council conclusions on Human Rights and Decent Work in Global Supply Chains: EUROCHAMBRES cautions against disproportionate burdens on SMEs

Reacting to the Council conclusions on Human Rights and Decent Work in Global Supply Chains published today, EUROCHAMBRES has underlined the importance of avoiding disproportionate requirements on SME...
02/12/2020 Read more
Press Release New Rules on Collective Redress welcome, but are a mixed bag

New Rules on Collective Redress welcome, but are a mixed bag

Today’s European Parliament vote on collective redress obliges all member states to introduce systems to remedy mass harm situations. While welcoming efforts to ensure effective redress possibilitie...
24/11/2020 Read more
Press Release The Global Chamber Platform urges the G20 to commit to swift joint action to mitigate economic fallout of COVID-19

The Global Chamber Platform urges the G20 to commit to swift joint action to mitigate economic fallout of COVID-19

The Global Chamber Platform has welcomed the pledge of G20 leaders to cooperate on global recovery action plans, but emphasizes the importance of effective and holistic policies and measures to delive...
19/11/2020 Read more
Press Release Unacceptable blocking of EU recovery package must be main issue for European Council tomorrow

Unacceptable blocking of EU recovery package must be main issue for European Council tomorrow

EUROCHAMBRES, the European association of chambers of commerce & industry, has highlighted the extreme importance of tomorrow’s European Council video conference on the EU’s COVID-19 response....
18/11/2020 Read more
Press Release Implementation of EU Trade agreements must become top priority

Implementation of EU Trade agreements must become top priority

EUROCHAMBRES strongly welcomes the publication of the 2020 annual Trade Implementation report by the European Commission. These reports are an essential tool to monitor the performance of our trade ag...
12/11/2020 Read more
Press Release European businesses forecast very challenging 2021 in major new survey

European businesses forecast very challenging 2021 in major new survey

The 28th annual edition of the EUROCHAMBRES Economic Survey (EES2021) reveals the scale of the impact of COVID-19 on businesses across Europe, which predict a very difficult year ahead. The findings...
10/11/2020 Read more
Press Release EUROCHAMBRES calls for free trade between EU and Turkey and avoidance of boycotts on EU products

EUROCHAMBRES calls for free trade between EU and Turkey and avoidance of boycotts on EU products

EUROCHAMBRES has today called for every effort to be made to ensure free trade between the EU and Turkey, and underlined its opposition to economic barriers, including boycotts of EU products. EURO...
27/10/2020 Read more
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
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