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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: 67651

The EC Allocates €3.8 Billion to the Western Balkans and the EU's Eastern and Southern Neighbors

This is part of the European Union's strategy for a global pandemic response

World » EU | 3 hours ago | Viewed: 647

WHO: Now is not the Time for Europe to Relax Measures

The World Health Organization's European office said that despite seeing "positive signs" in some countries, it is too early to ease measures aimed at curbing the spread of the new coronavirus, writes BGNES.

World » EU | 6 hours ago | Viewed: 790

A Large-Scale Fraud with the Order of 10 Million Masks in Germany

North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany's most populous state and one of the hardest hit, paid 14.

World » EU | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 1121

EU Council Adopts Changes to Mobility Package

The Council of the European Union has adopted the controversial changes to the Mobility Package, which must be approved by the European Parliament at second reading in order for it to enter into force.

World » EU | April 7, 2020, Tuesday // 18:23 | Viewed: 1684

Austria Expected to Ease Quarantine Measures Next Week

Austria will begin to ease the strict measures to curb coronavirus infection after Easter, DPA reported.

World » EU | April 6, 2020, Monday // 16:41 | Viewed: 2433

COVID-19 in Germany - The Spread of the Virus Seems to Slow Down

In Germany, for the last 24 hours, the confirmed cases of coronavirus infection have increased by 3,677 and to date, there are a total of 95,391 registered cases.

World » EU | April 6, 2020, Monday // 12:11 | Viewed: 2493

The EC Waives Customs Duties and VAT for Import of Necessary Medical Equipment

The European Commission will temporarily waive duties and VAT on imports of essential medical equipment to help fight the coronavirus.

World » EU | April 3, 2020, Friday // 18:42 | Viewed: 2538

EC with a € 100 Billion Solidarity Plan

A massive € 100 billion solidarity plan has been announced by the European Commission in response to the pandemic.

World » EU | April 2, 2020, Thursday // 17:19 | Viewed: 2757

The Border Checkpoints through which the “Green Corridors” Border for Supply of Goods will Pass are now Clear

The Council of Ministers has defined the border points on Bulgarian territory through which unobstructed passage of commodities will be ensured.

World » EU | April 1, 2020, Wednesday // 13:50 | Viewed: 3430

The EC Called for Free Movement of Critical Workers to be Guaranteed

Today, the Commission has issued new practical advice to ensure that mobile workers within the EU, in particular those in critical occupations to fight the coronavirus pandemic, can reach their workplace.

World » EU | March 31, 2020, Tuesday // 12:41 | Viewed: 2150

672,300 People have Acquired Citizenship in One of the 27 EU Member States

In 2018, around 672 300 persons acquired citizenship of one of the 27 Member States of the European Union (EU), down from 700 600 in 2017 and 843 900 in 2016.

World » EU | March 31, 2020, Tuesday // 11:46 | Viewed: 2531

Italy Extends the Quarantine until April 12

Italian Health Minister Roberto Speranza said the national quarantine imposed in order to limit the spread of the coronavirus would be extended until at least Easter, DPA and France Press reports.

World » EU | March 31, 2020, Tuesday // 11:09 | Viewed: 2287

Countries Supporting a Common Alliance against the Coronavirus Make Up 57% of the Euro Area's GDP

The nine countries supporting the proposal for a joint coronavirus group represent 57% of the euro area's GDP.

World » EU | March 28, 2020, Saturday // 14:03 | Viewed: 2510

Bulgaria to Supply Protective Clothing to Austria

The delivery of protective clothing from Bulgaria to Austria was discussed in a telephone conversation by Prime Minister Boyko Borissov and his colleague Sebastian Kurz.

World » EU | March 27, 2020, Friday // 12:11 | Viewed: 8467

COVID-19 Deaths in Europe Exceeded 15,000

The coronavirus pandemic has killed more than 15,000 people in Europe, according to Johns Hopkins, reported by AFP.

World » EU | March 27, 2020, Friday // 07:34 | Viewed: 2640

Bulgaria and Hungary Call for better Coordination of Transport Corridors

A decision is needed by the EU Council on the European Commission recommendation to ensure fast transit corridors, especially for basic necessities, said Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva at a briefing with Hungary’

World » EU | March 26, 2020, Thursday // 22:41 | Viewed: 2798

The EU is Sending € 38 Million in Emergency Aid to Health in the Western Balkans

Neighbourhood and Enlargement Commissioner Olivér Várhelyi announced that the European Union is sending € 38 million in emergency aid to the health care system of the Western Balkan countries.

World » EU | March 25, 2020, Wednesday // 18:32 | Viewed: 2587

EC Adopted Harmonised Standards for Medical Devices to Respond to Urgent Needs

"We have adopted new rules to allow faster and less expensive conformity assessment procedure for medical equipment and products.

World » EU | March 25, 2020, Wednesday // 16:53 | Viewed: 2369

For the First Time: Italy COVID-19 Death Toll Drops

For the first time in days - a drop in the death cases in Italy.

World » EU | March 23, 2020, Monday // 12:17 | Viewed: 6398

France Declared a State of Emergency

The French Parliament has passed a two-month emergency bill over a coronavirus pandemic.

World » EU | March 23, 2020, Monday // 11:19 | Viewed: 2737

The EC has Adopted Temporary Flexibility Measures on State Aid

The temporary framework recognizes that the EU economy is experiencing serious disruption

World » EU | March 20, 2020, Friday // 16:04 | Viewed: 2982
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