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Edmund Stoiber presents his reportToday saw the publication of the final report of the “High Level Group on Administrative Burdens”, i.e. an EU taskforce charged with cutting red tape and easing its impact on businesses. The group – chaired by former C…

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It’s up there with the origins of the universe as one of the great existential questions of our time (well…): how many national laws stem from Brussels?European Commissioner Viviane Reding – who does what she can to turn people against the EU – recen…

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The headlines above speak for themselves. From time to time, the European Commission makes an announcement that it will make EU business rules “lighter”, “simpler” or “smarter”. But it deliberately stays away from the terms “deregulation” or “less…

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