Council conference on LGBTI rights aims at tackling discrimination

28 Oct 2014, keywords : , ,
With the event on "Tackling Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Discrimination: next steps in EU and Member State policy making", the Council of the EU, led by the Italian presidency and with the support of the EU Fundamental Rights Agency... Read more

CESI@noon on the European dimension of Cyberbullying

28 Oct 2014, keywords : , ,
On Tuesday 18 November, CESI will host a round table debate on the European dimension of cyberbullying, bringing stakeholders together. The event will start at 1pm preceded by a cocktail lunch from 12 noon.

Working groups on Post and Telecommunication meet in Mulhouse

27 Oct 2014, keywords : ,
In preparatory meetings (24 October 2014) for the plenary meeting due to take place in December in Luxembourg, the working groups of the CESI Trade Council Post and Telecommunication met in Mulhouse, France, to discuss the difficult state for employees... Read more

€177 billion VAT Gap revealed by European Commission study

24 Oct 2014, keywords : ,
A VAT Gap study published this week sets out detailed data on the difference between the amount of VAT due and the amount actually collected in 26 Member States in 2012. The study reveals this gap to be 16% of expected revenues.

Time to get to work on the Social AAA rating! MEPs approve Juncker Commission

22 Oct 2014, keywords : ,
This week (22 October), MEPs approved the new European Commission headed by Jean-Claude Juncker with 423 votes in favour. The new Commission will assume office on 1 November 2014 for a 5 year term.