COVID-19: MEPs debate how to best protect cross-border and seasonal workers

This article is brought to you in association with the European Parliament. The Employment and Social Affairs Committee is set to delve into alleged breaches of EU law on working time, health and safety of cross-border workers, on Tuesday. Following disturbing reports about the precarious situation facing potentially hundreds of thousands of cross-border and seasonal workers […]

Cross-border cooperation: the EU Interreg programme celebrates 30 years of bringing citizens closer together

This article is brought to you in association with the European Commission. The year 2020 marks 30 years since the start of Interreg, the EU’s emblematic programme that aims at encouraging territorial cooperation between border regions. In light of this celebratory year, Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms, Elisa Ferreira,issued the following statement: “Interreg is a programme […]

Consumers and businesses to save money thanks to new EU cross-border payments rules

This article is brought to you in association with the European Commission. Consumers and businesses to save money thanks to new EU cross-border payments rules As of today, consumers and businesses in non-eurozone Member States will enjoy cheaper cross-border payments in euro. New EU rules will ensure that all cross-border payments in euro in non-eurozone Member […]