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Sprejeta on 13/07/2022
Referenca: 
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. ...

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

Sprejeta on 13/07/2022
Referenca: 
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.

Mnenje EESO: Digital taxation

Sprejeta on 13/07/2022
Referenca: 
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.

Mnenje EESO: Sustainable products initiative, including Eco-design Directive

Sprejeta on 13/07/2022
Referenca: 
TEN/773-EESC-2022
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Jul 13, 2022 Jul 14, 2022

European citizens are interested in developments in the implementation of digital technology solutions, with a view to simplifying the necessary administrative procedures in relation to the authorities or in everyday life in society. A digitally literate population can benefit, through digital identity, from simplified access to the services provided by public authorities or the business environment.

Mnenje EESO: Digital identity, data sovereignty and the path towards a just digital transition for citizens living in the information society

Sprejeta on 13/07/2022
Referenca: 
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.

Mnenje EESO: The cost of non-Europe - the benefits of the single market

Sprejeta on 13/07/2022
Referenca: 
INT/973-EESC-2022
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Jul 13, 2022 Jul 14, 2022

This Directive will set out a horizontal framework to foster the contribution of businesses operating in the single market to the respect of the human rights and environment in their own operations and through their value chains, by identifying, preventing, mitigating and accounting for their adverse human rights, and environmental impacts, and having adequate governance, management systems and measures in place to this end.

Mnenje EESO: Sustainable corporate governance

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