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EU summit: Chambers greet commitment to tackle high energy prices
 
EUROCHAMBRES welcomed today’s commitment of the Heads of State and Government to foster the EU’s competitiveness by challenging high energy prices.

Energy prices have been one of the main factors impeding the reindustrialisation of Europe.  For many entrepreneurs, high energy prices carry the greatest risk for the development of their companies and let them fall behind their global competitors, especially from the U.S. This inevitably has a knock-on effect on the wider economy and threatens the confidence in Europe as a business location.

“It was high time to declare this issue a top priority and to discuss it at the highest level,” said Arnaldo Abruzzini, Secretary General of EUROCHAMBRES.

EUROCHAMBRES now calls on EU leaders to turn their commitment into concrete actions:

         Besides completing the internal energy market we need a more cost-effectivestrategy to move towards renewable energy.

         We also need to put every effort in the conclusion of an international climate change agreement. Without similar emission costs for companies in third countries, European businesses will permanently face a competitive disadvantage.

“Competitiveness and sustainability are not mutually exclusive objectives if they are both approached from a global perspective,” concluded Mr Abruzzini.


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This year in Thailand-what next?

AseanAffairs   04 January 2011
By David Swartzentruber      

It is commonplace in journalism to write two types of articles at the transition point between the year that has passed and the New Year. As this writer qualifies as an “old hand” in observing Thailand with a track record dating back 14 years, it is time take a shot at what may unfold in Thailand in 2011.

The first issue that can’t be answered is the health of Thailand’s beloved King Bhumibol, who is now 83 years old. He is the world's longest reigning monarch, but elaborate birthday celebrations in December failed to mask concern over his health. More

 

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