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22.01.2013 Video of a committee meeting - Monday, 21 January 2013 - 15:05 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

Length of video : 192'You may manually download this video in WMV (2Gb) formatDisclaimer : The interpretation of debates serves to facilitate communication and does not constitute an authentic record of proceedings. Only the original speech or the revised written translation is authentic.Source :...

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22.01.2013 Study on Greek/Bulgarian ports network to receive EU support

22.01.2013 How is the liberalization of food markets progressing ? market integration and transaction costs in subsistence economies

The paper proposes a modification of Baulch's parity bounds model to measure the market integration of food markets in developing countries. Instead of extrapolating a single observation of transaction costs, it estimates transaction costs. Predicted transaction costs compare well with survey dat...

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21.01.2013 EU support to help eliminate bottleneck on important Danish rail link

21.01.2013 EU to support important safety provisions in the Maastricht urban highway tunnel

19.01.2013 WHO welcomes international treaty on mercury

19 January 2013 -- WHO welcomes international treaty on mercury. The World Health Organization (WHO) today welcomes of the approval of a new international convention that will reduce the harmful health effects of mercury.

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18.01.2013 Draft opinion - Temporary derogation from Directive 2003/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowance trading within the Community - PE 502.176v01-00 - Committee on Transport and Tourism

DRAFT OPINION on the proposal for a decision of the European Parliament and of the Council on derogating temporarily from Directive 2003/87/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a scheme for greenhouse gas emission allowance trading within the CommunityCommittee on Transpo...

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17.01.2013 PRESS RELEASE: Andreas Renschler to lead ACEA Commercial Vehicle Board in 2013

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17.01.2013 EU supported study looks at possible PPP solutions for the Port of Venice

17.01.2013 WHO: Measles deaths decline, but elimination progress stalls in some regions

17 January 2013 -- According to new data from WHO, the number of measles deaths globally decreased due to mass vaccination campaigns with support from the Measles & Rubella Initiative.

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