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Elfogadott vélemények on 13/07/2022
Hivatkozás: 
REX/544-EESC-2022
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Jul 13, 2022 Jul 14, 2022

Since the deep freeze of the TTIP negotiations, the Transatlantic partners – the EU and the US – are starting new ways of co-operation under the so called Trade and Technology Council (TTC), which was launched at the EU-US summit in Brussels on 15 June 2021. ...

EGSZB-vélemény: The new EU-US Trade and Technology Council in action: priorities for business, workers and consumers and necessary safeguards

Elfogadott vélemények on 13/07/2022
Hivatkozás: 
ECO/587-EESC-2022-02060
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Jul 13, 2022 Jul 14, 2022

In relation to digital taxation the EESC deems it crucial for both Pillar 1 and Pillar 2  of the OECD to be implemented within the EU as soon as it is feasible, achieving a high degree of consistency with the international agreement that will be negotiated within the OECD/G20 venue. The Committee stresses that properly devised international tax laws on digital businesses are instrumental in preventing tax evasion and tax avoidance practices, as well as in designing a fair, stable and progressive taxation system.

EGSZB-vélemény: Digital taxation

Elfogadott vélemények on 13/07/2022
Hivatkozás: 
INT/968-EESC-2022
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Jul 13, 2022 Jul 14, 2022

Most consumers say they want to pay attention to the environmental impact, but complain that only partial information is available. In its opinion, the EESC stresses the need to make every effort to ensure that better information on reparability is made available to consumers and to combat unfair practices.

EGSZB-vélemény: Empowering the consumer for the green transition

Elfogadott vélemények on 13/07/2022
Hivatkozás: 
NAT/851-EESC-2022
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Jul 13, 2022 Jul 14, 2022

The Sustainable Products Initiative (SPI) package aims to make every aspect of the design, production, use and sale of products placed on the EU market more environmentally-friendly and circular to deliver on the sustainability and climate objectives. The proposals of the package will introduce a new era where sustainable products become the norm as well as Europe's resource independence.

EGSZB-vélemény: Sustainable products initiative, including Eco-design Directive

Elfogadott vélemények on 13/07/2022
Hivatkozás: 
INT/987-EESC-2022-01691-00-00-AC-TRA
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Jul 13, 2022 Jul 14, 2022

The EESC believes that the single market is essentially about achieving social and economic convergence aimed at reducing inequalities and ensuring that worsening social imbalances do not end up becoming serious obstacles to European integration. The EESC recommends a coordinated approach between Member States on the marketing of products affected by the crisis in Ukraine. The crisis caused by Russia’s aggression has created formidable supply restrictions. An "open strategic autonomy" should be adopted, especially in key sectors, to help build resilience, diversification and an ambitious trade agenda.

EGSZB-vélemény: The cost of non-Europe - the benefits of the single market

Elfogadott vélemények on 13/07/2022
Hivatkozás: 
NAT/845-EESC-2021
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Jul 13, 2022 Jul 14, 2022

EGSZB-vélemény: Revision of the EU geographical indications (GIs) systems

Elfogadott vélemények on 13/07/2022
Hivatkozás: 
REX/553-EESC-2022-00778
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Jul 13, 2022 Jul 14, 2022

In the Declaration from the EU-Western Balkans Summit held on 6 October 2021 in Brdo, Slovenia, leaders from the EU and the Western Balkans launched a dedicated Agenda for the Western Balkans on Innovation, Research, Education, Culture, Youth and Sport - a comprehensive, long-term cooperation strategy that aims to "promote scientific excellence as well as reform of the region’s education systems, create further opportunities for the youth, and help prevent brain drain".  ...

EGSZB-vélemény: Youth Policy in the Western Balkans, as part of the Innovation Agenda for the Western Balkans

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