International public procurement instrument: securing fairness for EU firms

This article is brought to you in association with the European Parliament. Parliament gave its final greenlight on Thursday to the new international procurement instrument intended to encourage the opening up of global procurement markets. The International Procurement Instrument (IPI) introduces measures limiting non-EU companies’ access to the open EU public procurement market if their governments […]

MEPs demand unprecedented support measures for EU firms and workers

This article is brought to you in association with the European Parliament. To prevent massive job losses and a deep recession, EP’s Employment and Social Affairs Committee calls for radical measures to help EU firms and workers out of the crisis. Member states need to take radical measures to cushion the employment and social shock caused […]