50 measures to boost European Single Market

The European Commission has looked back in time and analysed the development and challenges faced by the European Single Market with the purpose to put forward a series of measures which will help companies, consumers and workers to fully enjoy its benefits. For that reason, the European Commission has presented the Single Market Act and has open a debate on these measures with all interested parties.

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EU project to tackle semantic interoperability issues in cloud computing

EU-funded researchers have kick-started an innovative project that aims to resolve semantic interoperability issues currently impacting cloud platforms and introduce a user-centric approach for applications that are built upon and deployed using cloud resources.

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European identity through the lens of its cinema

The president of the European Film Academy, German director Wim Wenders, highlighted at a public hearing at the Parliament's Committee on Culture and Education, the role which culture, and specially cinema, can play in building a shared European identity. Mr Wenders pointed out that Europe is often perceived by its citizens as a political, economic and bureaucratic structure with little place for culture.

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