Authorizations for State aid (cases where the Commission raises no objections) include: - The Netherlands: Aid to Philips in the framework of EUREKA project HDTV and for research into liquid crystal displays (ECU 13.75 million and ECU 5.6 million respectively); aid to Philips for its participation in the EUREKA project JESSI (ECU 12.9 million); credits for technical development of new products, processes and services (1991 budget of ECU 58 million). - Spain: Programme for increasing technological capital and innovation in industry, Basque Country (ECU 18.5 million); technological development promotion programme, Madrid (ECU 4.1 million); measures to promote industrial R&D, Valencia (ECU 23 million). - Italy: Aid for Seleco SpA under EUREKA, HDTV integrated components (ECU 2.22 million); development of ultra-high-voltage transmission plant (ECU 12.6 million); aid in the development of technology for producing new detergents (ECU 2.25 million); study and development programme for an automated system for the planning, design, installation and maintenance of the transmission grid (ECU 29.2 million). - United Kingdom: Stimulation of British participation in EUREKA projects (ECU 13.5 million in 1990/1991, ECU 14.5 million in 1991/92); Civil Aircraft Research and Demonstration Programme, CARAD (ECU 80 million). - France: Research and Technology Fund (FRT) financing, 1992 (ECU 210 million); 1991 refinancing of major innovatory projects (ECU 36.4 million).
Spain, France, Italy, Netherlands