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EU Anti-Fraud Head Stripped of Immunity

Giovanni Kessler, the head of EU anti-fraud authority OLAF, has had his immunity from prosecution lifted, EU authorities have confirmed.

World » EU | March 11, 2016, Friday // 14:25 | Viewed: 65183

EC: The Situation on the Balkan Refugee Route is Stable

The European Commission said that they are monitoring the movement of people on the Balkan refugee route and the increase of migrants and refugees in recent weeks, and concluded that "the overall situation is stable".

World » EU | March 15, 2019, Friday // 10:44 | Viewed: 1518

EC: If Britain has not Left the EU by May, it has to Elect MEPs

If Britain has not left the EU until the election of MEPs, it will have to participate in these elections.

World » EU | March 14, 2019, Thursday // 15:29 | Viewed: 1408

Britain and the EU have Reached a Compromise on Brexit

The European Union and the British government have negotiated a deal to step out of the stalemate around Brexit, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said, quoted by Associated Press.

World » EU | March 12, 2019, Tuesday // 09:56 | Viewed: 1893

Mariya Gabriel: 61% of European Citizens Are Afraid of Cyber-Attacks During the European Elections

61% of European citizens are afraid of cyber-attacks in connection with the European elections.

World » EU | March 11, 2019, Monday // 18:40 | Viewed: 2009

The EU has Aapproved a Reduction in Wire Transfer Fees

The EU Council, bringing together Member State Ministers, said it had adopted changes yesterday to align the costs of cross-border euro payments between eurozone and non-eurozone countries and increase transparency in charges for currency conversion servi

World » EU | March 5, 2019, Tuesday // 15:18 | Viewed: 2756

Inflation in the EU Up to 1.5%, Unemployment Remains Stable at 7.8%

Inflation in the eurozone rose to 1.

World » EU | March 2, 2019, Saturday // 18:23 | Viewed: 2698

The EC Accused Hungary of a Disinformation Campaign

The European Commission has accused the Hungarian government of a disinformation campaign because of accusations that Brussels is in a secret conspiracy with financier George Soros in order to increase migration in Europe, reports Darik Hungary has a crue

World » EU | March 1, 2019, Friday // 10:07 | Viewed: 2438

The EU Provides EUR 275 Million for the Construction of a Railway Line from Istanbul to the Bulgarian Border

The European Union will help finance the construction of a railway line linking Istanbul with the Bulgarian border with the sum of 275 million euros.

World » EU | February 28, 2019, Thursday // 15:18 | Viewed: 2795

The EC Postpones the Progress Report About Balkan Countries for the End of May

The annual report of the European Commission (EC) on the progress of the Balkan countries will be postponed to the end of the European Parliament elections to be held at the end of May, diplomatic sources from Brussels announced.

World » EU | February 25, 2019, Monday // 10:36 | Viewed: 2547

The EU has Reached a Preliminary Agreement on the Defense Budget until 2027

The EU institutions have reached a partial political agreement on the European Defense Fund, which will contribute to the strategic autonomy of the Community, the European Commission said.

World » EU | February 21, 2019, Thursday // 10:55 | Viewed: 2873

MEPs Demand an End to the Change of Time in 2020

The European Parliament's Agriculture Committee today voted to stop the change from winter to summer time in 2020.

World » EU | February 19, 2019, Tuesday // 18:30 | Viewed: 3007

100 Days Before European Elections

The European Union meets in Strasbourg 100 days before the European elections, reported the Bulgarian National Television.

World » EU | February 13, 2019, Wednesday // 14:05 | Viewed: 2621

Bulgarian Foreign Minister: The Western Balkans' EU-integration is an Irreversible Process

"I am happy that after the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU, the European integration process for the Western Balkans is already irreversible," Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva said during a meeting with Roberto

World » EU | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 13:46 | Viewed: 3154

Europe’s Transport Future Was Discussed in the EP

Europe’s Transport future for a more inclusive union, under the Multiannual Financial Framework for 2021-2027 was debated in the European Parliament between the European Commissioner for Regional Policy, Corina Crețu, and Greek Transport Minister Christos

World » EU | February 4, 2019, Monday // 11:28 | Viewed: 3487

Poland Has Exported 2700 Kilograms of Suspicious Beef to European Countries

Poland has exported a total of 2,700 kilograms of suspicious beef to several European countries, which is currently withdrawing from the markets, Econ.

World » EU | February 4, 2019, Monday // 10:52 | Viewed: 3653

EU with New Rules on International Marriages

The EU Regulations clarifying the rules applicable to property regimes for international married couples or registered partnerships apply as of today.

World » EU | January 29, 2019, Tuesday // 15:55 | Viewed: 3644

Spain Reduces Speed Limits to 90kph From Tomorrow

SPAIN will tomorrow (January 29) officially lower the speed limit on secondary roads from 100kph to 90kph, writes euroweeklynews.

World » EU | January 29, 2019, Tuesday // 15:42 | Viewed: 3391

UK MPs Hold Votes on Resetting Course of Brexit

British lawmakers will hold a series of votes on Tuesday that could reset the course for Brexit over the head of Theresa May, piling further pressure on the embattled prime minister, reports AFP.

World » EU | January 29, 2019, Tuesday // 13:24 | Viewed: 2936

EU Urges Internet Firms to Intensify Fake News Fight

The EU on Tuesday urged advertising trade associations and US internet giants to intensify the fight against disinformation campaigns from suspects such as Russia, ahead of European elections in May, reports AFP.

World » EU | January 29, 2019, Tuesday // 13:23 | Viewed: 2850

EU Takes Britain to Top Court over Commodities Tax Breaks

The European Commission on Thursday took Britain to the bloc's top court for allegedly breaching rules on tax breaks in commodities trading, just two months before Brexit day, reports AFP.

World » EU | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 15:11 | Viewed: 3669

EU Fines Mastercard EUR 570 Million in Anti-trust Action

The European Union has fined global credit card giant Mastercard 570 million euros ($647 million) for limiting competition between banks offering cheaper payment fees, reports AFP.

World » EU | January 22, 2019, Tuesday // 15:27 | Viewed: 2601
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