A common set of standards to improve consultation, participation and dialogue with partners such as regional, local, urban and other public authorities, trade unions, employers, non-governmental organisations and bodies responsible for promoting social inclusion, gender equality and non-discrimination during the planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of projects financed by the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) has been adopted today by the European Commission.Read more
The Ministry of Employment and Social Security proposes to transfer labour inspections, exclusively, to the State.
According to the report prepared in November 2013 by the Commission for the Reform of Public Administration (CORA) on measures to eliminate administrative duplication, the Government intends to transfer exclusively to the State, before the end of 2014, the Labour and Social Security Inspections, which are currently a shared competence with the Regions. In order…Read more
Regulation 19 /1998, of 26th November, on Management and Pharmaceutical Care of the Region of Madrid will suffer an amendment, introduced by the Popular Party in The Budget of the Region of Madrid, referred to the criteria for the awarding of the pharmacies in Madrid.Read more
The Council of Ministers received a report from the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness on the Draft Regulation for the amendment of the Spanish Companies Act, in order to improve corporate governance in companies. This Draft Regulation includes proposals for policy changes raised by the Committee of Experts on matters of corporate governance, which was…Read more
Last Friday, the Government passed the Royal-Decree of December 13th 2013, of the development of certain aspects of Regulation 5/2012, of July 6th, on mediation for civil and commercial matters. The aim of this Royal Decree is to develop the the provisions of Regulation 5/2012, of July 6th, on mediation on civil and commercial matters,…Read more
The Parliament and the Council of Europe have reached a political agreement on the draft Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive towards setting up an EU system to deal with struggling banks. Moreover the agreement intends to come into force in 2016, earlier than the initial term foreseen (2018). Concretely, the Directive is to enter into…Read more