Tag: European Commission

  • India and EU: The devil lies in the (trade) deal (Book Review)

    India and EU: The devil lies in the (trade) deal (Book Review)

    By Tarun Basu, Title: India and EU: An Insider’s View; Author: Bhaswati Mukherjee; Publisher: ICWA/Vij Books; Pages: 358; Price: Rs 746 About a decade ago, the European Commission, troubled perhaps by the not-so-positive perception it has in India, decided to set up what it called a “Indo-EU news agency” to produce and disseminate real-time, accurate…

  • EU invests over $40 mn on innovative ideas

    EU invests over $40 mn on innovative ideas

    Brussels:(IANS) The European Commission said in a press release on Friday that it awarded $40.5 million to bring innovative ideas to the market quicker. Some 16 innovative projects, involving partners from 19 countries, would receive up to 3 million euros ($3.4 million) each under the first round of the Fast Track to Innovation (FTI) scheme,…