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Agrifood 11-03-2016

Parliament endorses plan to curb unnecessary antibiotic use

The European Parliament has approved draft legislation that will regulate antibiotic use in agriculture, as lawmakers look to address the increasing risk of antibiotic resistance. EURACTIV Germany reports.
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Transport 14-12-2015

Why Aviation Matters – Reviewing the potential of the EU Aviation Strategy

The air transport industry is a catalyst for economic growth and social development. The aviation sector generates more than 3 million jobs in the European Union (EU) while the air transport industry supports more than €675 billion in GDP in Europe.
Transport 25-09-2015

German MEPs oppose stricter car emissions tests

German MEPs were the only delegation to oppose the strengthening of vehicle emissions standards in a recent European Parliament vote. EURACTIV France reports
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Transport 06-02-2012

Ensuring growth and mobility – Stakeholder Workshop

31 January, 2012 Looking ahead at the 2050 Energy Roadmap, the White Paper on Transport, released by the Commission in March, set some ambitious targets for European transport policy. The Council has discussed the White Paper and the European Parliament is expected to give its opinion in January 2012. While the overall paper was received with enthusiasm by many policymakers and stakeholders, some of the initiatives proposed give cause for further discussion. EURACTIV invites you to discuss these issues in advance of the parliamentary debate.