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21.03.13

State aid: Commission clears financing of Polish Nauta Shipyard

After an in-depth investigation, the European Commission concluded that the acquisition of bonds worth PLN 120 million (around €40 million) of Nauta Shipyard by the State-owned Polish Industrial Development Agency (IDA) was in line with EU st...

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13.03.13

Commission takes initiative to support Blue Growth through sustainable management of marine and coastal areas

Today the Commission launched a proposal to improve the planning of maritime activities at sea and the management of coastal areas. The proposal – which takes the form of a draft directive – aims to establish a common European framewor...

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13.03.13

Communicating EU Research & Innovation - a guide for project participants

Published by the European Commission, its objective is to offer you a tool to better communicate about your project(s) and your achieved results. In your role as coordinator or participant of one or more projects under the 7th Framework Program...

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13.03.13

Questions and Answers on proposed Directive on Maritime Spatial Planning and Integrated Coastal Management

Why is the Commission proposing a Framework Directive on Maritime Spatial Planning and Integrated Coastal Management? The uncoordinated use of coastal and maritime areas is currently resulting in competition for maritime and coastal space and ine...

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07.03.13

Questions and answers on support for Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Horizon 2020- The EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation

Member States have put research and innovation at the top of the European political agenda, by adopting the Europe 2020 strategy and endorsing the Innovation Union in February 2011, making it a cornerstone of plans for investment in sustainable gr...

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