EU & European Parliament

Get RSS feed of these results

Related stories and components

Article
21 February 2020

EU Commission launches public consultation on review of Non-Financial Reporting Directive (Deadline: 11 June)

Author: European Commission

We are pleased to inform you that the services of the European Commission have today launched an online public consultation on the review of the Non-Financial Reporting Directive....

Read more

Article
21 February 2020

EU Proposes Rules for Artificial Intelligence to Limit Risks

Author: Kelvin Chan, Associate Press & U.S. News

The European Union unveiled proposals [on 19 February 2020] to regulate artificial intelligence that call for strict rules and safeguards on risky applications of the rapidly developing technology... European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen ...

Read more

Article
17 February 2020

Cambodia: European Branded Clothing Alliance urges Cambodian govt. to address human rights violations & EC to track progress with clear roadmap & timeline

Author: European Branded Clothing Alliance

"Statement on European Commission's Cambodia Decision", 13 February 2020...

Read more

Story
17 February 2020

Reporting on human rights & sustainability remains 'troublingly poor', research on 1,000 European companies finds

New research by the Alliance for Corporate Transparency, analysing the information disclosed by 1000 European companies on their environmental and social impacts under the EU Non-Financial Reporting Directive, finds that the quality of reporting...

See full story

Article
15 February 2020

Cambodia: 20 business associations issue a joint letter expressing regret over European Commission's partial EBA withdrawal decision but commit to work closely with brands

Author: European Chamber of Commerce in Cambodia & others

"Press Release: The Cambodian Private Sector Regrets the Decision by the European Commission to Partially Withdraw Preference Granted to the Kingdom of Cambodia under Everything but Arms Arrangement", 14 February 2020...

Read more

Article
15 February 2020

Cambodia: Adidas, H&M, & others review their business & investment strategies and implications of EC's partial EBA withdrawal decision

Author: Shaun Turton, Nikkei Asian Review

"Fashion brands weigh Cambodia strategy after EU curbs trade", 14 February 2020...

Read more

Article
15 February 2020

Cambodia: Fair Wear, Ethical Trading Initiative & 5 other NGOs urge Cambodian govt. to address issues of human & labor rights violations

Author: Fair Wear & Others

"EU: ‘We partially and temporarily suspend preferential tariffs for the Government of Cambodia’: International community urges Cambodian government to take action", 14 February 2020...

Read more

Article
13 February 2020

Cambodia: H&M Group comments on European Commission's decision to partially withdraw Cambodia's trade preferences

Author: H&M Group

"H&M Group comments on EU trade preference withdrawal for Cambodia", 12 February 2020...

Read more

Article
12 February 2020

Cambodia: European Commission decides to partially withdraw Cambodia’s trade preferences affecting selected garment and footwear products, & all travel goods and sugar

Author: European Commission

"Commission decides to partially withdraw Cambodia’s preferential access to the EU market", 12 February 2020...

Read more

Article
9 February 2020

Vietnam: 28 NGOs urge EU Parliament to postpone vote on trade deal due to human rights concerns

Author: Eugene Wong, Radio Free Asia

"NGOs Ask EU Parliament to Vote Against EU-Vietnam FTA and IPA Over Human Rights Issues," 06 February 2020...

Read more