Bühler hands over Rupshi Flour Mill in Bangladesh to City Group in record time

The CEO of Grains & Food business segment of Bühler AG formally hands over the Rupshi Flour Mill to City Group top management in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The Rupshi Flour Mill, one of the largest flour mills in the world, was installed in a record 24 months and is already in full operation.   The handover … More Bühler hands over Rupshi Flour Mill in Bangladesh to City Group in record time

Interest in online education grows in the EU

Doing online courses is a convenient way to learn something new or to deepen your knowledge in a specific field, for example improving your language skills, expanding your professional qualifications or simply learning something new for fun. During the pandemic, people have been encouraged to limit social contacts and so online courses offer a safe … More Interest in online education grows in the EU

EU Commission clears acquisition of sole control of Intelsat by Allianz

The European Commission has approved, under the EU Merger Regulation, the acquisition of sole control of Intelsat Holdings S.A. (‘Intelsat’) of the US by Allianz SE of Germany. Intelsat operates satellite networks, ground networks and connectivity infrastructure and provides diversified communications services to customers such as telecommunications operators, media companies, and internet service providers. Intelsat … More EU Commission clears acquisition of sole control of Intelsat by Allianz

EU Code Week broke record in 2021 with 78000 events

On January 24, 2022, on the International Day of Education, the Commission has published the results of last year’s EU Code Week, which took place in October 2021: this EU-supported initiative set a new record with more than 78,000 activities organised worldwide, an increase from 72000 the year before. Teachers, educators, various organisations and coding … More EU Code Week broke record in 2021 with 78000 events

EU Commission imposes anti-subsidy duties on imports of optical fibre cables from China

  On January 19, 2022,  the European Commission imposed anti-subsidy duties on imports of optical fibre cables from China. These duties come in addition to the anti-dumping measures imposed on the same product in November 2021. The anti-subsidy investigation revealed that Chinese producers of optical fibre cables benefitted from a number of government subsidies, including … More EU Commission imposes anti-subsidy duties on imports of optical fibre cables from China

WIPO – Legal Updates of 2022 and Feedback from the Working Group (January 26, 2022)

  In this webinar, we will go over the Amendments to the Madrid System Regulations that entered into force in November 2021; and the new modifications that will enter into force in November 2022 and February 2023. Finally, we will summarize the discussion of the Madrid Working Group of 2021 and the topics to be … More WIPO – Legal Updates of 2022 and Feedback from the Working Group (January 26, 2022)