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PM+: Progress report highlights increasing EU impatience with Montenegro

9 October 2014

There is growing EU frustration with Montenegro's 'contempt' for the rule of law, argues Matthias Menke.

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PM+: Europe's plastics industry 'a strategic partner' in EU's economic recovery

7 October 2014

EU policymakers need to set a new course that allows a genuine and innovative sustainability agenda to play its part in boosting economic recovery, argues Karl-H. Foerster.

Gunther Oettinger

PM+: Oettinger EU commission nomination emphasises that 'digital is the new oil'

29 September 2014

Despite the political hysteria, digital enthusiasts should welcome the appointment of Günther Oettinger to the EU's top digital role, argues Jonathan Zuck 

Erika Mann

PM+: Digital economy driving EU growth

29 September 2014

Social media platforms are connecting Europe's SMEs to vast audiences that they would otherwise be unable to access, argues Erika Mann

PM+: EU data rules threatening health research

23 September 2014

‘Balance’ needed on patient consent, argues Paolo Casali.

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PM+: Team Juncker - connecting the EU's digital dots

16 September 2014

How many European commissioners does it take to get grandma online, asks Huawei's Tony Graziano.

PM+: EU broadband and broadcast: getting on the same wavelength?

10 September 2014

The 700 MHz band is key to developing Europe's mobile broadband networks, writes Alessandro Casagni.

PM+: Tide is turning for EU's telecoms sector

25 August 2014

If Europe wants to establish a leading role in the digital world, then some kind of EU level coordination mechanism is vital, argues James Elles.

Jean-Claude Juncker

PM+: Huawei welcomes Juncker to top commission post

15 July 2014

Huawei warmly welcomes the election of Jean-Claude Juncker as new president of the European commission.

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PM+: 'Harmonised vision' key to realising single euro payments area

4 July 2014

Whether or not SEPA will deliver on its potential depends on the EU and governments agreeing on 'who should do what', argues Javier Santamaría.

PM+: Digital transformation key to delivering EU sustainability targets

24 June 2014

Going green is no longer a jump into the unknown, but a smart step towards a sustainable and profitable future for Europe's business, argues Martin Hurley

Montenegro flag on the coast

PM+: EU-Montenegro relations must be founded on rule of law

23 June 2014

The rule of law must be firmly on this week's EU-Montenegro summit agenda, argues Andrey Petrushinin.

Baby tomatoes

PM+: 'Decisive EU action' on endocrine disruptors could save billions

20 June 2014

Replacing harmful chemicals could bring annual cost savings of €31bn by avoiding cases of diabetes, obesity, hormone...

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PM+: Mainstreaming the digital agenda: the time is now

27 May 2014

The EU's newly elected policymakers must put the digital economy high on the agenda, writes Tony Graziano.

The flag of Montenegro

PM+: Montenegro's future place in Europe

26 May 2014

It’s time for Montenegrins to reflect on what kind of future they want for their country, argues Matthias Menke.

Carbon capture

PM+: CCS will secure Europe's energy future

22 May 2014

Carbon capture and storage will allow EU to meet climate goals, preserve jobs, sustain competitiveness and energy security, says Graeme...

Euros

PM+: EU policymakers must enhance 'competitiveness and attractiveness' for business

22 May 2014

EU needs support of the business community in creating unified vision to move the economy 'forward', says Robert Gogel.

A full glass of beer

PM+: EU has responsibility to 'inform consumers' through alcohol labelling

20 May 2014

Mariann Skar urges incoming EU leadership to include alcoholic drinks in food labelling standards.

PM+: Costs of FTT 'ultimately borne' by pensions

12 May 2014

If plans go ahead, pensions must be 'exempt from application' of financial transaction tax, argues Matti Leppälä.

Crops

PM+: EU must support plant breeding 'toolbox'

9 May 2014

The EU must 'take right decisions' to support the 'success story' of plant breeding innovation, argues Garlich Von Essen.