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17.05.2019
Environmental policy and economic prosperity are not opposites. However, product regulation must not overburden companies.
10.05.2019
Regulation at European level also benefits the export-driven mechanical engineering sector. However, the EU must prevent unnecessary burdens on businesses.
03.05.2019
In the long term, German and European mechanical engineering companies can only thrive in a strong EU in global competition. This makes it all the more important to strengthen the European Parliament in the forthcoming European elections with a broad legitimacy: "Go Vote - Engineering industry votes for Europe".
02.04.2019
At the European Political Reception at the Hannover Messe, former Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel demanded more common efforts in Europe - and called to strengthen pro-European forces in the European elections.
07.02.2019
At the "Industry Day" in Brussels, Commission President Juncker focused on criteria such as climate and consumer protection.
31.01.2019
The European Commission regards environmental and social standards as an essential part of its economic policy. This offers opportunities for mechanical engineering companies - but also the danger of additional requirements.
Thilo Brodtmann: Go Vote
Thilo Brodtmann explains the significance of the European election, why the election is important for the mechanical engineering industry and the VDMA's attitude towards the European Union.
Holger Kunze: Go Vote
Holger Kunze, Head of VDMA European Office, explains how important the European elections are, why the VDMA launched the Go Vote initiative and how companies can participate.
Thilo Brodtmann: Go Vote
Thilo Brodtmann explains the significance of the European election, why the election is important for the mechanical engineering industry and the VDMA's attitude towards the European Union.
Holger Kunze: Go Vote
Holger Kunze, Head of VDMA European Office, explains how important the European elections are, why the VDMA launched the Go Vote initiative and how companies can participate.
Holger Kunze
Holger Kunze
Director European Office
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