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The Juncker Investment Plan

The Juncker Investment Plan will unlock public and private investments in the real economy of at least € 315 billion over the next three years (2015-2017).

Vice-President Jyrki Katainen explains the EU investment plan in a video that you will find through this video. Read the Juncker Investment Plan Graphs.

19/05/2015 - Statement by the Commission following the EIB's decision of the next projects to be pre-financed as part of the Investment Plan for Europe
08/05/2015 - Investment Plan for Europe: Vice-President Katainen takes roadshow to Sweden

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Ligna 2015 is over

End-of-show report for LIGNA 2015 (11–15 May): LIGNA 2015: World’s No. 1
­­– Stronger-than-ever innovative spirit and international appeal – Event reflects rapid strides by Industry 4.0 in woodworking and wood processing – Wood Industry Summit a success from the outset – “Surprisingly Versatile” meets with keen interest Hannover, Germany. LIGNA 2015, which drew to a close in Hannover on Friday, 15 May, was an outstanding success for all parties concerned, featuring an impressive array of innovative technologies and production scenarios, large-scale machinery and the rapid strides made by Industry 4.0 in the woodworking and wood processing industry. 
“Exhibitors here presented their latest innovations to a global audience, clearly demonstrating the new, high standards of communication between people, machinery and smart workpieces in the furniture and wood industry,” stated Dr. Jochen Köckler, the Deutsche Messe Managing Board member in charge of LIGNA. 
 “Pioneering new technologies…