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On 19 July, DIGITALEUROPE submitted a response to the Commission’s public consultation on the Start-Up Initiative. An outcome of the Commission’s Single Market Strategy which called on the Commission to design a Start-Up Initiative, the consultation sought direct feedback from all relevant stakeholders (including entrepreneurs and start-up communities), with the aim of improving the environment for start-ups in Europe.
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DIGITALEUROPE’s Director General John Higgins met Belgian Vice Prime Minister Alexander De Croo
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