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WALLOON CARPETS

KEITH NUTHALLTHE EUROPEAN Commission has launched formal state aid investigations into the purchase of overpriced shares by the Walloon regional government, of Belgium, from the Flemish carpet manufacturer Beaulieu. Officials…

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ENVIRONMENTAL ACTION PROGRAMME

BY KEITH NUTHALLTHE TARGET of ensuring that 22 per cent of electricity generated within the European Union comes from renewable sources by the year 2010, has been written into the…

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EIB VOLKSWAGEN

BY MONICA DOBIETHE EUROPEAN Investment Bank (EIB) has announced that it is lending US$40 million to Volkswagen Argentina S.A., a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, to support investment for the production…

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GERMANY

BY ALAN OSBORNGERMANY has been served notice by the European Commission that it may be taken to the European Court of Justice unless it brings in national legislation to implement…

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INTERNET SECURITY

BY ALAN OSBORNA CALL by the European Commission to step up and harmonise Internet security throughout the 15 member countries has generally been welcomed by British business as a useful…

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IRELAND

Keith NuthallTHE EUROPEAN Investment Bank has announced that it is providing a Euro 125 million loan for improvements at the three largest airports in the Republic of Ireland. The money…

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COLD STARTS

Keith NuthallTHE EU Council of Ministers (environment) has approved the expansion of the European directive setting emission limits for vehicles undertaking cold starts, to include certain classes of light commercial…

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SUGAR REFORMS

BY KEITH NUTHALLA COMPROMISE deal has been struck in Brussels over a transitional regime for the European Union sugar industry, which will last until July 2006, when a comprehensive review…

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FIAT-IBM

Keith NuthallTHE EUROPEAN Commission has signalled that it is prepared to accept the creation of joint venture companies involving auto-makers and computer suppliers as way of handling IT within the…

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SPEED LIMITERS

Keith NuthallTHE EUROPEAN Commission has proposed that EU legislation be amended to make the installation of speed limiters compulsory for all large vans, vehicles that have so far been exempt…

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