News from Brussels / Week 07 – 14 October 2016
ONLY THE START OF A BUSY AUTUMN
October is being an especially hectic month in the European Parliament with two plenary sessions in Strasbourg. In the meantime, the Commission is going full steam ahead on the proposal for a Common Consolidated Corporate Tax Base, which should be published at the end of the month.
Commentary: Congratulations METRO GROUP!
Arved Lüth, managing owner of :response
Yesterday, Metro Group was named industry group leader in the Food & Staples Retailing category of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices by the Swiss sustainability agency RobecoSAM for the second time. I surely should congratulate them for that. But – wait a minute: What are the congratulations about anyway? A guest commentary by Arved Lüth, managing owner of :response
METRO GROUP’s Sustainability Performance reconfirmed by top ranking in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index
METRO GROUP has once again qualified in the group of world sustainability leaders in retailing. The company has been listed as Industry Best on the leading international sustainability index Dow Jones Sustainability World (#DJSI2016 ) as well as on the Europe index, as the rating agency RobecoSAM announced.