EU President von der Leyen in Japan for the EU-Japan Summit

On Thursday May 12, 2022, Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and European Council President Charles Michel will represent the European Union at the EU-Japan Summit in Tokyo. Japan will be represented by its Prime Minister, Fumio Kishida. In this increasingly unpredictable world, the EU seeks to strengthen its relations with like-minded partners. The EU-Japan … More EU President von der Leyen in Japan for the EU-Japan Summit

Digital Finance: EU Commission welcomes political agreement on the Digital Operational Resilience Act (DORA)

The Commission welcomes the political agreement reached yesterday between the European Parliament and the Council on the Commission’s proposal for a Digital Operational Resilience Act (DORA). DORA is an important part of the Commission’s Digital Finance Package proposed in September 2020. As the financial sector increasingly depends on software and digital processes, information communication technologies … More Digital Finance: EU Commission welcomes political agreement on the Digital Operational Resilience Act (DORA)

Consumer protection: EU Commission adopts stronger consumer rules for online financial services

On  May 11, 2022, the European Commission has adopted a reform of the current EU rules on Distance Marketing of Consumer Financial Services, which govern financial services offered over the internet. The market has significantly evolved in light of the overall digitalisation of the sector and the new types of financial services that have been … More Consumer protection: EU Commission adopts stronger consumer rules for online financial services

RadiciGroup closes 2021 with positive results. Continued focus on sizeable investments in innovation and sustainability

Underway in India, the acquisition of the Engineering Plastics business of Ester Industries Ltd. with the objective of keeping up the Group’s global growth trend. With total sales of EUR 1.508 million generated by over 30 production and sales units in Europe, Asia and America, RadiciGroup closed its 2021 financial year with positive results, despite … More RadiciGroup closes 2021 with positive results. Continued focus on sizeable investments in innovation and sustainability

Bangladeshi Sustainable Apparel Forum (Ska to Accelerate Apparel Sustainability in Post-Covid

  Policy makers, industry leaders, brands’ representatives and fashion campaigners from home and abroad gathered in Dhaka yesterday to accelerate momentum of sustainability in Bangladesh apparel industry. More than 50 speakers as well as 20 green growth exhibitors from over 20 countries participated in the 3rd edition of Sustainable Apparel Forum (SAF) organized by Bangladesh … More Bangladeshi Sustainable Apparel Forum (Ska to Accelerate Apparel Sustainability in Post-Covid

Freudenberg Experts meet Sustainability

Following their merger, Freudenberg Performance Materials, Low & Bonar, Mehler Texnologies® and Filc will be presenting their innovative solutions at a joint stand for the first time at this year’s techtextil exhibition in Frankfurt. The focus is on sustainability. Among the highlights are Evolon® RE, a microfilament textile for a wide variety of applications and … More Freudenberg Experts meet Sustainability