EU awards nearly € 25 million to ‘green port project’

An international alliance of 45 companies, knowledge institutes and port authorities, headed by the Port of Rotterdam Authority, has been awarded nearly € 25 million in EU funding. The consortium will be using this grant to execute 10 pilot projects and demonstration projects that focus on sustainable and smart logistics in port operations. In the years ahead, the transport sector is expected to transition to clean power. At this moment ... [+]

Canada-EU Free Trade Agreement Update

On February 15, 2017, the European Union (EU) parliament voted in favor of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) with Canada. CETA is designed to unite the markets of 35 million Canadians with 500 million Europeans. Ratification by the EU parliament now paves the way for CETA to take effect on ... [+]

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