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Eurozone Unemployment Fell to 10-year Low in November

Unemployment in the eurozone fell in November, data showed on Wednesday, as joblessness in Europe neared pre-crisis levels, reports AFP.

World » EU | January 9, 2019, Wednesday // 16:26 | Viewed: 3282

Belgium Charge Man with Providing Arms to Paris Attackers

Belgian authorities have charged a Belgian man with providing arms to the attackers who carried out the attacks in Paris in November 2015, reported Reuters.

World » EU | January 9, 2019, Wednesday // 13:33 | Viewed: 3033

Macedonia Lawmakers To Hold Critical Debate Over Name Change

Macedonian lawmakers were set to hold a crucial debate on changing the country's name to settle a decades-long dispute with Greece, reported Radio Free Europe.

World » Southeast Europe | January 9, 2019, Wednesday // 13:32 | Viewed: 3306

Trump Demands $5.7 bn For Steel Barrier on US-Mexico Border

President Donald Trump demanded $5.

World | January 9, 2019, Wednesday // 10:07 | Viewed: 2216

The Council on General Affairs of the European Union Meets in Brussels

It is expected that Romania will present the priorities of its Presidency and will release information on the start of negotiations on the next Multiannual Financial Framework, reported the Bulgarian National Television.

World » EU | January 8, 2019, Tuesday // 12:18 | Viewed: 3349

Kim Jong Un is on a Working Visit to China

North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong Un, arrived in China on Monday for a four-day visit at the invitation of President Xi Jinping, Chinese and North Korean official media said, quoted by Washington Post.

World | January 8, 2019, Tuesday // 12:17 | Viewed: 2428

France is Preparing a New Law on Protests

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe has announced plans to punish people who hold unsanctioned protests after seven weeks of anti-government unrest, reported BBC.

World » EU | January 8, 2019, Tuesday // 12:13 | Viewed: 3130

Trump Will Visit the Border with Mexico

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World | January 8, 2019, Tuesday // 12:09 | Viewed: 2427

Severe Weather Conditions in Greece Expected to Worsen

After two severe weather fronts, which saw temperatures in parts of the country fall to below -18 degrees Celsius, conditions in Greece are expected to worsen as of Monday.

World » Southeast Europe | January 7, 2019, Monday // 11:26 | Viewed: 4312

Spain Sees New Record in Migrant Arrivals in 2018

According to the International Organization for Migration (OIM), 57,250 people managed to complete the journey to Spain across the Mediterranean between the beginning of the year and December 26.

World » EU | January 3, 2019, Thursday // 16:05 | Viewed: 4714

David Davis Urges Theresa May to delay Brexit Vote Again

British Prime Minister Theresa May has been urged to delay the "meaningful vote" on her Brexit deal for a second time, reported rte.

World » EU | January 3, 2019, Thursday // 09:51 | Viewed: 3630

At Least 37 Confirmed Dead After Explosion in Block of Flats in Eastern Russia

At least 37 people are confirmed to have died after a block of flats collapsed in a gas explosion in eastern Russia, reported SKY News.

World » Russia | January 3, 2019, Thursday // 09:45 | Viewed: 3589

Qatar Quits OPEC

Qatar’s withdrawal from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) took effect on Tuesday, ending its nearly 60-year membership in the cartel.

World | January 2, 2019, Wednesday // 10:08 | Viewed: 3466

Somalia Orders Top UN Envoy to Leave

Somalia's government has ordered the UN top envoy to the troubled country to leave, accusing him of "deliberately interfering with the country's sovereignty", AFP reported.

World | January 2, 2019, Wednesday // 09:55 | Viewed: 3080

Snow and Storms Across Greece as “Rafael” Covers Country

Greece is feeling the full force of the cold weather front called “Rafael” descending from northern Europe with freezing temperatures, local storms, cold winds and heavy rains expected to cover the entire country, Protothemareported.

World » Southeast Europe | January 2, 2019, Wednesday // 09:48 | Viewed: 4346

Philippine Storm Death Toll Surges to 68

 The death toll from a storm that struck the Philippines shortly after Christmas rose to 68 with the number of fatalities expected to climb even higher, civil defence officials said Monday.

World | December 31, 2018, Monday // 12:42 | Viewed: 3385

Italy Passes Revised Budget After EU Compromise

The 2019 budget agreement reached between Italy and the EU is likely to ease market concerns.

World » EU | December 30, 2018, Sunday // 13:21 | Viewed: 4246

Egypt Police Kill 40 'Terrorists' after Giza Bus Attack

Egyptian police killed 40 "terrorists" in separate raids early Saturday, a day after a roadside bomb near the Giza pyramids killed three Vietnamese tourists and their guide, the interior ministry said, reports AFP.

World | December 29, 2018, Saturday // 12:32 | Viewed: 2913

Trump Says Build US-Mexico Wall or he'll Seal Border

President Donald Trump threatened Friday to seal the US-Mexico border "entirely" if Congress does not approve billions of dollars in funding for a wall, reports AFP.

World | December 29, 2018, Saturday // 10:02 | Viewed: 2623

New Rules on Reinforced Schengen Information System Enter into Force

New rules to strengthen the Schengen Information System (SIS) – proposed by the Commission in December 2016 and adopted earlier this year – are entering into force today.

World » EU | December 29, 2018, Saturday // 09:59 | Viewed: 4105

Estonia Government Goes All Digital

Keep your eyes on Estonia in the coming year.

World » EU | December 28, 2018, Friday // 13:29 | Viewed: 3942
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