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Airport slots

The Commission is asking the public for its views on the impact of revising EU rules on the allocation of take-off and landing slots at European airports.

Published on September 28, 2010 - 16:06

And finally ...

It was called the world’s longest-lasting traffic jam. For nearly four weeks, lorries and cars queued bumper-to-bumper in China’s Hebei province, stretching for more than 100 kilometres.

Published on September 28, 2010 - 16:03

European Union sued for lack of transparency

Leading environmental law organisation, ClientEarth, is suing both the Council of the European Union and the European Commission over their failure to uphold EU transparency rules. The legal actions come as the European Union threatens to weaken its commitment to openness during a review of its own transparency regulations. The lawsuits indicate that a lack of transparency is becoming endemic among EU institutions.

Published on September 20, 2010 - 11:44