Delegation of the European Union to DR Congo

Coronavirus: Commission issues guidelines to protect critical European assets and technology in current crisis

Brussels, 25/03/2020 - 20:00, UNIQUE ID: 200326_1
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EU News 70/2020

The European Commission today issued guidelines to ensure a strong EU-wide approach to foreign investment screening in a time of public health crisis and related economic vulnerability. The aim is to preserve EU companies and critical assets, notably in areas such as health, medical research, biotechnology and infrastructures that are essential for our security and public order, without undermining the EU’s general openness to foreign investment.

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