COVID-19: National authorities should do more to raise awareness of EU action

This article is brought to you in association with the European Parliament. The European Parliament’s Vice-Presidents for communication today called on member states to do more to inform the public about EU action and solidarity in combatting COVID-19. “Information and communication are crucial in tackling the current health and economic crisis brought about by the Coronavirus […]

Booking.com commits to align practices presenting offers and prices with EU law following EU action

This article is brought to you in association with the European Commission. Following dialogue with the European Commission and national consumer authorities, Booking.com has committed to make changes in the way it presents offers, discounts and prices to consumers. Once these new changes are fully applied by Booking, consumers should be better able to make informed […]

Car rentals: EU action leads to clearer and more transparent pricing

This article is brought to you in association with the European Commission. Following a call from the European Commission and EU consumer authorities, five industry leaders, Avis, Europcar, Enterprise, Hertz and Sixt, have changed the way they present car rental prices, making them fully transparent to consumers. Until now, the companies concerned had not fully implemented […]