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PM May's Spokesman: Britain Will be Leaving the EU

Britain will be leaving the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May’s spokesman said on Tuesday after European Council president Donald Tusk suggested the country would be welcome to change its mind and stay in the bloc, Reuters reported.

World » EU | January 16, 2018, Tuesday // 15:56 | Viewed: 3068

Romanian PM Resigns

Prime Minister Mihai Tudose has announced, on Friday evening, at the end of the meeting of the National Executive Committee (CExN) of the Social Democrat Party (PSD), that he has lost the support of the party and will resign as Prime Minister, Agerpres re

World » EU | January 16, 2018, Tuesday // 10:05 | Viewed: 2290

Blast Injures Several in Belgium, Terrorism Ruled Out

An explosion injured several people and brought down a residential building in the Belgian city of Antwerp on Monday evening, police said, stressing the incident was not related to terrorism, Reuters reported.

World » EU | January 16, 2018, Tuesday // 09:59 | Viewed: 2962

Orban: EU Policy Towards Russia is Bad

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has criticized the European Union's policy towards Russia in an interview with Velt Am Sonntag.

World » EU | January 14, 2018, Sunday // 14:39 | Viewed: 2483

The Next European Elections will be 23-26 May 2019

The European Parliament has proposed that the next European elections be held between May 23-26, 2019, nearly two months after the scheduled exit of the UK from the EU, France Press reported, citing several parliamentary sources.

World » EU | January 12, 2018, Friday // 15:51 | Viewed: 2278

EU’s Plan Means UK Would Essentially be Leaving Common Fisheries Policy

The EU will resist any renegotiation of fishing quotas in the seas around the UK for the proposed two-year transition period after Brexit, the Guardian has learned.

World » EU | January 12, 2018, Friday // 10:38 | Viewed: 1907

The EC Offers 1 Billion Euros of Investment in European Supercomputers

The European Commission has announced plans to invest jointly with Member States in building a European infrastructure of world class supercomputers, the press service of the institution said.

World » EU | January 11, 2018, Thursday // 12:36 | Viewed: 1942

German SPD Leader Says Still 'Big Hurdles' to Clear in Coalition Talks

German Social Democrat (SPD) leader Martin Schulz said on Thursday his party had found common ground with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives in many areas but there were still “big hurdles” to clear before they could agree to join a governing coalit

World » EU | January 11, 2018, Thursday // 11:39 | Viewed: 1682

France's Macron Says EU Needs Coordinated Stance on Chinese Trade

 French President Emmanuel Macron called on Tuesday for a more coordinated European approach to trade with China during an official visit to Beijing.

World » EU | January 9, 2018, Tuesday // 14:23 | Viewed: 1859

EU to Host Meeting with Iran on Nuclear Treaty Thursday

The European Union is to host a meeting with the foreign ministers of Iran, France, Germany and Britain to discuss the state of a landmark nuclear agreement with Iran, reported the Washington Post.

World » EU | January 9, 2018, Tuesday // 14:15 | Viewed: 1785

France Registers Record Asylum Requests in 2017

France registered a record number of asylum requests in 2017, when Albanians topped the list despite far slimmer prospects of obtaining refugee status than people from war-torn places such as Syria or Afghanistan.

World » EU | January 8, 2018, Monday // 16:13 | Viewed: 1951

Viktor Orbán: Europe Will Restore ‘the Will of the People’ on Migration in 2018

European leaders will be forced to bow to public opposition to migration and concern over terrorism threats in 2018, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said after meeting Angela Merkel’s Bavarian allies in the German region Friday afternoon.

World » EU | January 8, 2018, Monday // 11:24 | Viewed: 2676

Macron Warned that Europe Could Break Apart after Brexit

French President Emmanuel Macron voiced concern over the possible instability of the European community after the UK's separation from the EU.

World » EU | January 5, 2018, Friday // 14:59 | Viewed: 2423

Top-Selling German Newspaper Says New Online Hate Speech Law Must be Scrapped

A new law meant to curtail hate speech on social media in Germany is stifling free speech and making martyrs out of anti-immigrant politicians whose posts are deleted, the top-selling Bild newspaper said on Thursday.

World » EU | January 4, 2018, Thursday // 15:28 | Viewed: 1987

Emmanuel Macron: French President Announces 'Fake News' Law

 French President Emmanuel Macron has announced plans for a new law to combat so-called fake news, BBCreports.

World » EU | January 4, 2018, Thursday // 09:56 | Viewed: 2145

Germany Says Iranian Protesters Deserve Respect

 Germany said on Wednesday it was following developments in Iran with concern but stressed that protesters there demonstrating against economic hardship deserved respect, Reuters reported.

World » EU | January 3, 2018, Wednesday // 14:05 | Viewed: 1854

The Council of Europe may Impose Sanctions on Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Council of Europe may introduce sanctions against Bosnia and Herzegovina for failing to comply with a European Court of Human Rights ruling, MIA said.

World » EU | January 2, 2018, Tuesday // 15:03 | Viewed: 2870

Federica Mogherini: 2018 Will be Crucial For the Balkans

''The new year 2018 will be crucial for the Balkans in terms of European integration and the transformation of reforms into an irreversible process.

World » EU | January 2, 2018, Tuesday // 14:53 | Viewed: 2159

Turkey Pushes For Normalizing Relations with Germany

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said the Turkish government was encouraging the judiciary to speed up an indictment against German journalist Deniz Yucel on Monday, Deutsche Welle reported.

World » EU | January 1, 2018, Monday // 17:28 | Viewed: 2023

Enhanced Security Measures in Europe for Christmas

European capitals are preparing to meet Christmas with strong security measures.

World » EU | December 24, 2017, Sunday // 12:22 | Viewed: 2341

The EU Provides Another EUR 9 Million for the Peace Process in Syria

The European Union has provided EUR 9 million to the Syrian opposition to fund its participation in the Geneva peace talks and other initiatives to peacefully regulate the conflict in Syria.

World » EU | December 21, 2017, Thursday // 10:48 | Viewed: 1996
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