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  • Perspectives on Trade Secrets in Europe

     Video | Promoted content | Economy & Jobs 19-03-2015

    Know-how or confidential business information (trade secrets) are important for the competitiveness of European businesses. These intangible assets are fundamental to their innovation and research efforts. Their adequate and harmonised protection across Europe therefore represents an invaluable factor for growth and jobs.

  • The Road to Financial Inclusion

     Video | Promoted content | Euro & Finance 10-02-2014

    MasterCard commissioned Ipsos MORI to help it understand what the impact of being financially ‘excluded’ or ‘underserved’ is on people’s everyday lives. This study – both quantitative and qualitative – looked at the financially ‘excluded’ and ‘underserved’ across Europe.

  • EU ministers sign off on budget winners: Erasmus+, Horizon 2020

    News | Innovation & Industry 03-12-2013

    EU ministers today (3 December) formally agreed funding for educational and research programmes Erasmus+ and Horizon 2020, two of the largest budget gainers for the 2014-2020 period.

  • Boosted research budget passes Parliamentary hurdle

    News | Innovation & Industry 22-11-2013

    The European Parliament has formally approved Horizon 2020, the funding programme for research and innovation for the 2014-2020 period, almost putting the final seal on a budget tranche that would rise by 30% from the current period to a total of €80 billion.