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Languages & Culture 27-08-2015

Brussels launches public consultation on geo-blocking

The European Commission has launched a public consultation into the 1993 Satellite and Cable Directive, as a first step in its review of copyright law for online audiovisual content. EURACTIV Italy reports.

EU food safety body opens public consultation on aspartame

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) yesterday (8 January) opened a public consultation on the safety of aspartame after studies in 2010 linked the sweetener to health conditions.
Public Affairs 16-09-2010

Reding calls for wider use of citizens’ consultations

EU policymakers must consult citizens more often, but consultations must reflect the specific needs of the EU institutions to justify the cost of holding them, European Commission Vice-President Viviane Reding told a Brussels audience on Tuesday (14 September). 
Public Affairs 09-09-2009

Wallström mulls exit strategy for EU communication

After trying for five years to find the right approach to communicating Europe, European Commission Vice-President Margot Wallström has come to the conclusion that the only way forward is to give the next commissioner control of citizenship legislation and the accompanying programmes and budget, she told EURACTIV in an interview.
Brexit 25-07-2008

Banking services: Time for consumers to benefit?

Consumers take centre stage in the Commission's Green Paper on Retail Financial Services, which lays down options on how to make retail banking and insurance services better and cheaper for EU citizens. However, the Commission, Parliament and industry are at odds over how to improve consumer protection and choice in retail financial services.
Public Affairs 12-04-2005

Political Consultants in the USA: Why the leading market continues to grow

Further differentiation of the US political consulting market points to the future direction of election campaign markets in democracies worldwide. This article in Politik & Kommunikation (in German) analyses the main developments and aspects of political consulting in the USA.

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