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13 Jun 2008

A big change in the international cooperative movement: ICA extraordinary general assembly, Rome, 5-6 June 2008

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A new ICA has been approved at this extraordinary general assembly of the International Cooperative Alliance (ICA), after two years of preparation in which the ICA sectoral organisations in general, and CICOPA in particular, ha...

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27 May 2008

Interactive training seminar on European policies

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Tuesday 24 June 2008 / 9am - 6pm - Brussels _ Diamant Conference Centre _ Boulevard Reyers 80 - 1030 Brussels

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21 May 2008

Results of the consultation

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Report on the results of the open consultation

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21 May 2008

Response statistics for SBA

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Response statistics for Small Business Act for Europe

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21 May 2008

UK Government Response

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UK Government Response to the European Commission's Consultation on SBA

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27 Apr 2008

SCOPE

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The SCOPE Project (Strengthen Cooperative and Participative Enterprises in Eastern Europe), within the EU Business Support Programme, had the objective to reinforce the cooperative organisations from central and eastern Europe...

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25 Apr 2008

Progress

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With the financial support of the EUROPEAN COMMISSION
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17 Apr 2008

The OMC: your situation

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14 Apr 2008

The Hungarian government promotes social cooperatives

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The Hungarian Folk High School Society (HFHSS) coordinated a government-sponsored programme to promote social cooperatives in Hungary, which lasted from October 2007 to March 2008. The conference that closed the program took pl...

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01 Apr 2008

CECOP's response to the consultation

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CECOP's response to the Commission consultation on “Small Business Act”

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29 Mar 2008

Comments of CECOP on the 3rd draft block exemption regulation

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Third draft regulation on the application of Articles 87 and 88 of the EC Treaty declaring certain categories of aid compatible with the common market (Draft General Block exemption Regulation).

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12 Mar 2008

Commission targets tax regime for cooperatives

Position paper

By Luc Vernet | Europolitics - 26 February 2008

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12 Mar 2008

Commission's decision might hurt 250 000 co-operatives

Press release

Cooperatives Europe - Press Release

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05 Mar 2008

European Center for SME's in China

Position paper

The 27 February, CECOP attended a seminar focusing on the feasibility of the setting-up of a European centre for SMEs in China. The idea comes after a consultation launched by the Commission in 2006 on the EU's trade relati...

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05 Mar 2008

Consultation on “Small Business Act” (SBA) for Europe

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In its communication on the midterm review of Modern SME policy of 4 October 2007, the European Commission introduced an actions program of actions organised around five key areas: cutting red tape, improving SMEs' access t...

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05 Mar 2008

Second round: “Small Business Act” consultation

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We would like to insist very strongly on this consultation as already underlined in the previous CECOP Link ([click here->http://www.cecop.coop/article.php3?id_article=668]) since the SBA is going to define the long-term fut...

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25 Feb 2008

Cooperative Europe's proposals

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Cooperative Europe's proposals on Small Business Act

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25 Feb 2008

CECOP response to the consultation 2nd. Draft

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CECOP response to the Commission consultation : Questionnaire on the “Small Business Act” for Europe

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15 Feb 2008

Relevant items in the 2008 CLWP

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SME-relevants items in the 2008 Commission Legislative Work Programme

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15 Feb 2008

Documents and presentations

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Background documents and presentations from the SME Envoy meeting with Stakeholders - 30 January 2008

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