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The EC will Bind EU Funds to the Independence of the Judiciary

EU Member States to go through a test of the independence of their judiciary systems before they receive money from the EU funds, said the EU Commissioner for Justice, Consumer Rights and Gender Equality Vera Jourova quoted by VOA.

World » EU | January 24, 2018, Wednesday // 09:31 | Viewed: 20755

Gas Leak in Central London Closes Train Station, Hotels Evacuated

A major gas leak in central London forced the closure of Charing Cross train station and the evacuation of hundreds of people from nearby nightclubs and hotels on Tuesday.

World » EU | January 23, 2018, Tuesday // 10:32 | Viewed: 1759

Threats Now on Europe’s DOORSTEP – Pay up or RISK Normal Britons, Army Chief to Warn

 THE UK’S ability to defend itself “will be eroded” if desperately needed funding is not secured and harrowingly threats we face “are not thousands of miles away but on Europe’s doorstep”, the head of the British army will warn, Daily Express writes.

World » EU | January 22, 2018, Monday // 10:03 | Viewed: 1904

Romania Does Not Really Follow Recommendations on Fighting Corruption: Council of Europe

In a report published today, the Council of Europe’s anti-corruption body (GRECO) stresses that Romania has satisfactorily implemented or dealt satisfactorily with only two of the thirteen recommendations contained in the Fourth Round Evaluation Report ad

World » EU | January 18, 2018, Thursday // 16:30 | Viewed: 2757

The EU and Turkey are Preparing a Summit in Late March

The European Union and Turkey are planning a summit in late March, Mediapool reports.

World » EU | January 18, 2018, Thursday // 15:05 | Viewed: 3215

UK Pledges Extra £44m for Channel Border Security

An extra £44.

World » EU | January 18, 2018, Thursday // 12:15 | Viewed: 2135

Juncker Says Would Like Britain Rejoin EU After Brexit

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Wednesday that he hoped Britain would rejoin the European Union after it has left next year, according to Reuters.

World » EU | January 17, 2018, Wednesday // 11:23 | Viewed: 2160

France Will Not Allow Another Refugee Camp in Calais, Says Macron

Emmanuel Macron has vowed there will never be another large refugee camp in Calais and warned those people remaining in the area who hope to reach Britain that they are at a “dead end”, according to the Guardian.

World » EU | January 16, 2018, Tuesday // 17:04 | Viewed: 2902

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: 3160

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: 2600

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: 3084

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: 2779

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: 2717

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: 2073

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: 2114

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: 1783

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: 2070

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: 1932

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: 2159

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: 3380

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: 2585
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