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The new Strategic Plan of the PAV prioritizes sustainability, citizen participation and digitalization

Members Corner - 2020-07-14

Valenciaport will tender this month for €511,000 the development of the new Strategic Plan The new Plan also contemplates the monitoring of emergency situations, innovation or new busines...

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Italy to boost deficit to help car industry and furloughed workers, source says

Automotive Industry - 2020-07-14

Italy is preparing a €20bn ($22...

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Turkish vehicle production fell 29% in first half

Automotive Industry - 2020-07-14

Turkey's vehicle production dropped 29% to 518,727 in the first half, according to a statement by the Automotive Manufacturers Association (OSD) published on Sunday 12 July...

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Zero-emission trucks: Joint call for safe and secure parking areas

News from Brussels - 2020-07-14

The European Commission is developing new standards for safe and secure truck parking areas in Europe to ensure good resting conditions for European truck drivers...

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The European Green Deal and Logistics in Time of Recovery

News from Brussels - 2020-07-14

At the second webinar organised by the European Logistics Platform (ELP) this year, over 40 EU policy-makers and industry representatives met online to discuss how European policy was seeking to combi...

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Audi says will continue to “massively” invest in combustion engines

Automotive Industry - 2020-07-13

German premium carmaker Audi, a VW subsidiary, will continue to invest heavily in the development of combustion engines...

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Green Deal poised to aid EU’s pandemic recovery

News from Brussels - 2020-07-13

The European Union’s ambitious target to become carbon neutral by 2050 is needed more than ever as the region recovers from the economic recession caused by the coronavirus, the deputy director ...

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Reinforcing our commitment to alternative fuels

News from Brussels - 2020-07-13

Among its wide project portfolio INEA supports many actions devoted to promoting the uptake of alternative fuels for transport...

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ICS represents global shipowners at ministerial summit on crew change

News from Brussels - 2020-07-13

International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) Secretary General, Guy Platten, addressed the Ministerial International Maritime Summit on Crew Changes hosted by the United Kingdom in London to urge national ...

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A blueprint for greater focus on rail in the quest for green mobility​​​​​​

News from Brussels - 2020-07-13

European transport must be carbon-neutral at the latest by 2050, with clear mid-term milestones set for 2030 and 2040...

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Adoption of the Mobility Package by European Parliament

News from Brussels - 2020-07-10

After many years of negotiations, the European Parliament by a large majority has voted to adopt the new regulations as outlined below; from an Irish perspective there are both positive and negative o...

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Unlocking electric trucking in the EU

News from Brussels - 2020-07-10

​​​The potential of electric commercial vehicles to mitigate climate change and reduce air pollution is commonly underestimated...

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Valenciaport reaffirms its leadership as the first Spanish port with better connectivity according to the United Nations

Members Corner - 2020-07-10

At European level, it reaches the fourth position after overtaking the ports of Piraeus and Bremen In the world ranking, it moves up two positions to rank 21 out of 900 ports analyzed according to ...

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Mobility Package 1 hits the road

News from Brussels - 2020-07-10

After three years of discussion and debate, the European Union’s Mobility Package 1 has been adopted by the European Parliament...

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Automotive sector responds to the Commission’s European Skills Agenda

News from ECG - 2020-07-10

The four associations representing the automotive sector (ACEA, CECRA, CLEPA and ETRMA) wrote a letter to European Commissioner Nicolas Schmit, in response to the Commission’s Communication on t...

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Reinforcing our commitment to alternative fuels

News from Brussels - 2020-07-10

Among its wide project portfolio INEA supports many actions devoted to promoting the uptake of alternative fuels for transport...

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VW's Seat brand reports $54M loss in Q1; says Q2 will be worse

Automotive Industry - 2020-07-09

Volkswagen Group's Spanish brand, Seat, reported a €48m ($54m) loss in the first quarter of 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic and said the second quarter will be worse...

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Automakers lament no targeted aid in UK bailout

Automotive Industry - 2020-07-09

The UK's failure to set out specific support for automakers in its £30bn ($37...

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If You Thought Brexit Was All Over Then Check This Out Before You Celebrate

Land Transport - 2020-07-09

So you thought Brexit was done and dusted? Currently those with an interest in exports and imports between Britain and Europe are waiting with bated breath for somebody to blink in the Brussels talks ...

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Latest report from ECG Business Intelligence: Flash Insight: Online Vehicle Sales

News from ECG - 2020-07-09

We are pleased to announce on 9 July the publication of our latest report from ECG Business Intelligence in partnership with Automotive from Ultima Media...

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