Monthly Archives: January 2020

Consumers better protected as of today thanks to new powers for national consumer protection authorities and the Commission

Last updated on February 26th, 2020 at 07:07 am

Consumers better protected as of today thanks to new powers for national consumer protection authorities and the Commission17/01/2020The European Commission welcomes the entry into application of the new EU Consumer Protection Cooperation Regulation. As of today, the new rules start to apply across the EU, building upon the already-existing cooperation mechanism. They aim to improve […]

Less than half of EU travellers are aware of EU Passenger Rights

Last updated on February 26th, 2020 at 07:14 am

Brussels, 13 January 2020European Commission – Press releaseThe European Commission today released the results of a Eurobarometer survey on passenger rights in the European Union (EU). According to the survey, 43% of EU citizens who have travelled by air, longdistance rail, coach, ship or ferry in the previous 12 months (‘travellers’) know that the EU […]