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Monday, 4 September 2017

EU Commission: Informal meeting of agriculture ministers: European Committee of the Regions says prevention is better...

Informal meeting of agriculture ministers: European Committee of the Regions says prevention is better than cure
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Young translators to test their skills in the yearly European Commission contest

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 31 August 2017 European Commission's translation department launches the Juvenes Translatores competition for 11th year in a row 'EU 60' – the 60th anniversary of the signature of the Treaty establishing the European Community' will be the topic of the texts which young translators...

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ESMA updates Q&A on MAR

ESMA updates Q&A on MAR

Friday 01 September 2017 19:11

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has updated its Questions & Answers (Q&A) document regarding the implementation of the Market Abuse Regulation (MAR).The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has updated its Questions & Answers (Q&A) document regarding the implementation of the Market Abuse Regulation (MAR).

The purpose of the Q&A document is to promote common supervisory approaches and practices in the application of MAR and its implementing measures. Today's Q&A include an update of the Q&A clarifying the scope of firms subject to the MAR provision to detect and report suspicious...

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Yves Mersch: Aligning accountability with sovereignty in the European Union: the ECB's experience
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Work-related accidents and injuries cost EU €476 billion a year according to new global estimates
04/09/2017 - 01:30

At the XXI World Congress on Safety and Health at Work, held in Singapore on 3‑6 September, the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) together with the International Labour Organization present new estimates of the cost of poor occupational safety and health (OSH). The new findings reveal that worldwide work-related injury and illness result in the loss of 3.9 % of GDP, at an annual cost of roughly €2 680 billion [1].

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