Rail liberalisation – railway workers pushed to the sidelines?
By launching the Fourth Railway Package, the European Commission has now sounded the bell for the next round with regard to liberalising rail transport. The probably most controversial issue in the new legislative package is the mandatory tendering of public transport services. This would mean that rail ...
Legal framework for Environmental Impact Assessment to be renewed
What impact does starting a poultry farm have on the environment? Is setting up a waste landfill ...
Green Jobs: more hype than substance?
[08-05-2013 - 09-05-2013]
During a panel event, organised by AK EUROPA and the European Office of the Austrian Trade Union Federation ÖGB in Brussels this Tuesday, expert Sven Hergovich of AK Vienna presented a new AK study on green jobs. A gripping discussion with MEP Karin Kadenbach, Loris di Pietrantonio, European Commission, ...