It is time to move up a gear for SMEs

28 Jun 2011
Ref: 074/2011

On Tuesday 28 June 2011, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) held a public hearing on the "Review of the Small Business Act for Europe (SBA, Europe’s policy framework for SMEs)" in Brussels. Participants welcomed the progress achieved in implementing the SBA and called for new measures to respond to the challenges resulting from the economic crisis. Other EU Institutions and major stakeholders were present and had the chance to meet with Members of the EESC.