News & events

20.06.2012 Call for proposals: Marco Polo: €64.6 million for environmentally-friendly maritime, inland waterway and rail transport projects

19.06.2012 20"Wise men" hand over report on situation of the EU road transport market

18.06.2012 Stakeholder consultation on the implementation of the action plan on urban mobility (deadline 6/07/2012)

15.06.2012 Commission clarifies existing rules on cross-border use of longer trucks

13.06.2012 Interpretative guidelines on the application of the rights of disabled persons and persons with reduced mobility when travelling by air

10.06.2012 Declaration on effective waterway infrastructure maintenance of the Danube and its tributaries signed in Luxembourg on 7 June 2012 by the Danube Transport Ministers

06.06.2012 Workshop linked to the Action Plan on Intelligent Transport Systems: "Information and reservation services for safe and secure parking of trucks and commercial vehicles" (28/06/2012)

31.05.2012 Commission Staff Working Document on Transport Security [SWD(2012) 143 final]

30.05.2012 Road charging plans must be fair to all drivers

The European Commission has issued guidelines warning that under EU law road charging schemes must not discriminate against foreign drivers. The aim is to assist Member States who are considering introducing new charging schemes for private cars. Seven Member States - Austria, Bulgaria, the Czech...


30.05.2012 STAR-TRANS Final Event

The final event of the STAR-TRANS project was held on 20 April 2012 in Athens. STAR-TRANS addresses risks affecting EU transport networks. The project has developed a tool analyzing how one accident arising in a city may affect the whole transport network. The tool developed by STAR-TRANS anal...