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 Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:53:51 GMT The EU's Compromise President May Have Just Conceded Too Much to Eastern Europe - Foreign Policy
The EU's Compromise President May Have Just Conceded Too Much to Eastern Europe  Foreign Policy

Earlier this year, when Ursula von der Leyen was nominated as president of the European Commission, it was the result of a grand bargain among member ...

 Sun, 22 Sep 2019 03:30:12 GMT Romania Pushes to Be Treated as a Fully Fledged E.U. Member - The New York Times
Romania Pushes to Be Treated as a Fully Fledged E.U. Member  The New York Times

BUCHAREST, Romania — More than 12 years after joining the European Union, Romanians are getting increasingly grumpy. Romania pulled off a successful ...

 Sun, 22 Sep 2019 22:20:00 GMT Billions of euros, millions of jobs: Europe's carmakers warn on no-deal Brexit - Reuters
Billions of euros, millions of jobs: Europe's carmakers warn on no-deal Brexit  Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - A month before Britain is due to quit the European Union, the bloc's car-makers have joined forces to warn of billions of euros in losses in the ...

 Fri, 20 Sep 2019 13:06:07 GMT Why the new European Commission president should launch the first-ever EU defense whitepaper - DefenseNews.com
Why the new European Commission president should launch the first-ever EU defense whitepaper  DefenseNews.com

European Commission President-elect Ursula von der Leyen's in-tray of burning issues keep on expanding, as she needs to cater to different political groups ...

 Sun, 22 Sep 2019 23:01:00 GMT Health cover for retired Britons in EU to last six months in no-deal Brexit - The Guardian
Health cover for retired Britons in EU to last six months in no-deal Brexit  The Guardian

The government has pledged £150m to temporarily cover the healthcare costs of 180,000 British nationals living in the EU in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 07:28:00 GMT Four EU states want 'automatic' refugee relocation - EUobserver
Four EU states want 'automatic' refugee relocation  EUobserver

The interior ministers from France, Germany, Italy, and Malta will meet on Monday (23 September) in Malta to discuss an "automatic" system for the relocation of ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:41:00 GMT Guy Verhofstadt admits EU needs huge change: 'We cannot continue like this!' - Express
Guy Verhofstadt admits EU needs huge change: 'We cannot continue like this!'  Express

GUY VERHOFSTADT admitted the EU needs a huge shake-up during a speech at the Liberal Democrat party conference earlier this month.

 Fri, 20 Sep 2019 19:46:08 GMT Eastern Europe diversity should be considered in EU-wide cancer plan - EURACTIV
Eastern Europe diversity should be considered in EU-wide cancer plan  EURACTIV

Having a pan-European cancer control plan is crucial, but some flexibility should be granted to member states in choosing which aspect to prioritise within the ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 10:05:58 GMT Daily News 23 / 09 / 2019 - EU News
Daily News 23 / 09 / 2019  EU News

European Commission - Press Release details page - European Commission - Daily News Daily News 23 / 09 / 2019 Brussels, 23 September 2019 The EU at ...

 Sun, 22 Sep 2019 22:08:16 GMT The EU in the time of Cold Peace - Emerging Europe
The EU in the time of Cold Peace  Emerging Europe

It is our common cause to continue making and shaping history with our project for a Europe that is united, prosperous and at peace. Peace and freedom are ...

 Sun, 22 Sep 2019 13:24:06 GMT EU’s New Commission Chief May Have Turned Too Far To The East - Forbes
EU’s New Commission Chief May Have Turned Too Far To The East  Forbes

Von der Leyen hasn't even started the job, but has already raised eyebrows by granting increasing powers to the East, which has continuosly clashed with the ...

 Tue, 17 Sep 2019 11:11:18 GMT Toward a New EU Democracy Strategy - Carnegie Europe
Toward a New EU Democracy Strategy  Carnegie Europe

Ten years ago, the European Union's (EU's) member governments agreed on important council conclusions designed to raise the profile of the union's support ...

 Tue, 17 Sep 2019 06:50:49 GMT The European Central Bank Pressures EU Countries To Stimulate The European Economy - Forbes
The European Central Bank Pressures EU Countries To Stimulate The European Economy  Forbes

The European Central Bank has launched a new package of measures to stimulate the European economy. Its president Mario Draghi has called on the EU ...

 Fri, 13 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT ‘Protecting the European way of life’ from migrants is a gift to the far right - The Guardian
‘Protecting the European way of life’ from migrants is a gift to the far right  The Guardian

EU technocrats still believe tougher border controls will defang their populist rivals – but they are fuelling a dangerous new nationalism, says journalist and ...

 Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:08:00 GMT Talks ‘going backwards’ as UK asks EU to keep its proposals secret - The Guardian
Talks ‘going backwards’ as UK asks EU to keep its proposals secret  The Guardian

Downing Street's secrecy over its Brexit proposals has caused a *fresh* rupture in the negotiations in Brussels, a leaked email reveals, as EU officials warned that ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:51:00 GMT 'European way of life' row: Ursula von der Leyen's first blunder? - Talking Europe - FRANCE 24
'European way of life' row: Ursula von der Leyen's first blunder? - Talking Europe  FRANCE 24

Two MEPs go head to head over the incoming EU Commission president's controversial decision to create a top portfolio for "protecting our European Way of ...

 Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:11:14 GMT Europe migrant crisis: Calls to redistribute migrants as arrivals rise - BBC News
Europe migrant crisis: Calls to redistribute migrants as arrivals rise  BBC News

France and Italy are calling for a new system to automatically redistribute migrants across the EU as the number of people entering Europe surges.

 Sun, 22 Sep 2019 11:36:00 GMT Verhofstadt's hopes of EU empire torn to shreds as even Juncker attacks liberal's vision - Express
Verhofstadt's hopes of EU empire torn to shreds as even Juncker attacks liberal's vision  Express

JEAN-CLAUDE JUNCKER branded Guy Verhofstadt's dream of a European empire 'aggressive' and 'military' as he reiterated he wants the EU and the UK to ...

 Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:43:00 GMT EU’s New Boss, Invoking ‘European Way of Life,’ Sparks Partisan Brawl - The Wall Street Journal
EU’s New Boss, Invoking ‘European Way of Life,’ Sparks Partisan Brawl  The Wall Street Journal

Partisan bickering between Europe's left and right is threatening to engulf the once-insulated technocratic institutions of the European Commission as new ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:30:10 GMT Employment and social developments in Europe: #LabourMarket outlook remains broadly positive - EU Reporter - EU Reporter
Employment and social developments in Europe: #LabourMarket outlook remains broadly positive - EU Reporter  EU Reporter

The autumn edition of the Commission's Employment and Social Developments in Europe (ESDE) Quarterly Review published today confirms that the EU labour ...

 Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:03:18 GMT EU backs Romania's corruption fighter as new chief prosecutor - BBC News
EU backs Romania's corruption fighter as new chief prosecutor  BBC News

Laura Codruta Kovesi, Romania's former anti-corruption chief, looks set to become the EU's top prosecutor, despite opposition from her own government.

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 11:10:17 GMT To Rip And Replace Huawei In EU Mobile Networks Costs About $7 Per Subscriber. - Forbes
To Rip And Replace Huawei In EU Mobile Networks Costs About $7 Per Subscriber.  Forbes

Network security concerns have greater seriousness given the shift to 5G and the virtualization of networks. With increasing integration of software in network ...

 Fri, 20 Sep 2019 15:15:38 GMT Brexit secretary: EU and UK share common purpose - BBC News
Brexit secretary: EU and UK share common purpose  BBC News

Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay has said the UK and EU share a "common purpose" in reaching a new withdrawal deal, after a meeting in Brussels with chief ...

 Wed, 11 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT MEPs damn 'protecting European way of life' job title - The Guardian
MEPs damn 'protecting European way of life' job title  The Guardian

The European commission's incoming president has been pilloried for giving the EU's most senior official on migration the job title “protecting our European way ...

 Mon, 16 Sep 2019 17:57:00 GMT Saudi attacks could push European oil supply closer to Russia - CNBC
Saudi attacks could push European oil supply closer to Russia  CNBC

The EU imports 6.6% of its crude oil from Saudi Arabia and 27.3% from Russia, but it could boost its energy dependence on Russia if supplies from the kingdom ...

 Thu, 19 Sep 2019 07:00:28 GMT Italy and France agree migrants must be distributed around the EU - The Straits Times
Italy and France agree migrants must be distributed around the EU  The Straits Times

ROME (REUTERS) - The European Union must introduce a new, automatic system of taking in migrants saved from the Mediterranean, the leaders of Italy and ...

 Sun, 22 Sep 2019 22:12:40 GMT Belarus, EU seal visa agreement - Emerging Europe
Belarus, EU seal visa agreement  Emerging Europe

The Belarusian president, Aleksander Lukashenko, will sign an agreement on visa facilitation with the European Union, fixing visa prices for Belarusians at 35 ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:05:00 GMT Fossil fuel subsidies reach US$87 billion in EU countries – and they're growing - The Conversation - UK
Fossil fuel subsidies reach US$87 billion in EU countries – and they're growing  The Conversation - UK

European governments often appear to champion low-carbon policies. Yet, in 2017, European Union countries collectively spent US$87 billion subsidising the ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 10:15:48 GMT Would-be Autocrats - Visegrad Insight
Would-be Autocrats  Visegrad Insight

Authoritarian populism poses a systemic threat to European integration. History teaches us that in cases of democratic breakdown, autocrats have justified their ...

 Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:41:20 GMT Can the EU Prevent Deepfakes From Threatening Peace? - Carnegie Europe
Can the EU Prevent Deepfakes From Threatening Peace?  Carnegie Europe

Highly realistic fake videos could take online disinformation to the next level. The EU must take action to prevent deepfakes from becoming the next propaganda ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:39:03 GMT EU should show leadership on resettlement - The Parliament Magazine
EU should show leadership on resettlement  The Parliament Magazine

Europe needs to up its game in dealing with the resettlement challenge, and in so doing demonstrate global leadership, argues David Mililiband.

 Fri, 20 Sep 2019 09:51:00 GMT Google is investing $3.3 billion to expand its European data centers - CNBC
Google is investing $3.3 billion to expand its European data centers  CNBC

Google CEO Sundar Pichai said the company would invest an additional 600 million euros into its Hamina, Finland data center next year.

 Mon, 16 Sep 2019 09:49:00 GMT Von der Leyen on ‘European way of life’: We can’t let others ‘take away our language’ - POLITICO.eu
Von der Leyen on ‘European way of life’: We can’t let others ‘take away our language’  POLITICO.eu

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen endorsed the new portfolio, calling it an 'ideological victory.'

 Wed, 18 Sep 2019 12:11:32 GMT Eurojust helps unravel massive trans-European pay-TV fraud - EU News
Eurojust helps unravel massive trans-European pay-TV fraud  EU News

BG | DE | EL | FR | IT | NL. ​The Hague, 18 September 2019. A multi-country action day coordinated by Eurojust in The Hague led to the dismantling of an ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:04:12 GMT Asset managers are prepared for a hard Brexit, says chief of Aberdeen Standard Investments - CNBC
Asset managers are prepared for a hard Brexit, says chief of Aberdeen Standard Investments  CNBC

The asset management industry is well-prepared to handle the United Kingdom's looming departure from the European Union — with or without a deal, ...

 Wed, 18 Sep 2019 19:19:00 GMT Margrethe Vestager’s second chance - POLITICO.eu
Margrethe Vestager’s second chance  POLITICO.eu

In new job, EU competition chief's biggest challenge is her own legacy.

 Fri, 20 Sep 2019 16:08:02 GMT Alarming Message: Germany Seeks to Limit EU Budget Contribution - SPIEGEL ONLINE
Alarming Message: Germany Seeks to Limit EU Budget Contribution  SPIEGEL ONLINE

As negotiations for the future EU budget heat up, Germany has angered some member states by demanding that the money available to Brussels not exceed 1 ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 08:30:00 GMT #EUBeachCleanUp: EU organises record number of cleaning actions worldwide - The European Sting
#EUBeachCleanUp: EU organises record number of cleaning actions worldwide  The European Sting

This article is brought to you in association with the European Parliament. On beaches across Europe and the world, EU staff are joining hands with local ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 10:46:10 GMT European week of sport: It's game on - The Parliament Magazine
European week of sport: It's game on  The Parliament Magazine

Sport and physical activity brings myriad benefits to society; the European Week of Sport encourages everyone to get involved.

 Tue, 17 Sep 2019 12:15:54 GMT A win for Orbán? Hungary and the new European Commission - European Council on Foreign Relations
A win for Orbán? Hungary and the new European Commission  European Council on Foreign Relations

The man nominated to encourage democratic norms among the EU's neighbours has overseen the degradation of Hungary's own standards. The damage could ...

 Sun, 22 Sep 2019 16:22:59 GMT EPP's Weber warns Erdoğan over threat to unleash migrants on Europe - Ahval
EPP's Weber warns Erdoğan over threat to unleash migrants on Europe  Ahval

The Chairman of the conservative majority in the European Parliament, Manfred Weber, has warned Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan over exerting ...

 Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT Beyond the Hype: The EU and the AI Global “Arms Race” - Carnegie Europe
Beyond the Hype: The EU and the AI Global “Arms Race”  Carnegie Europe

We live in times of high-tech euphoria marked by instances of geopolitical doom-and-gloom. There seems to be no middle ground between the hype ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:00:36 GMT The world has a moral responsibility to combat climate change - New Europe
The world has a moral responsibility to combat climate change  New Europe

Ignoring the thousands of people taking the streets each week demanding world leaders to keep the promises made when they signed the UN climate Paris ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 10:30:21 GMT Brexit could freeze UK out of EU rare disease research, says patient group - pharmaphorum
Brexit could freeze UK out of EU rare disease research, says patient group  pharmaphorum

The UK risks being frozen out of cutting-edge European research into rare diseases after Brexit, a patient organisation has warned.

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:56:01 GMT Kovesi clears hurdles and prepares to take charge of EPPO - New Europe
Kovesi clears hurdles and prepares to take charge of EPPO  New Europe

Laura Codruta Kovesi has cleared (perhaps) the most difficult hurdle in her appointment as Europe›s first Chief Prosecutor, though tension remains extremely ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 11:22:42 GMT CECIMO promises to “cushion impact on additive manufacturing” in EU talks - 3D Printing Industry
CECIMO promises to “cushion impact on additive manufacturing” in EU talks  3D Printing Industry

CECIMO, the association representing the interests of machine tool and manufacturing technologies, has released a new statement concerning additive ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 08:52:00 GMT What to Watch: Thomas Cook rivals' shares soar, AstraZeneca boost and poor EU growth - Yahoo Finance UK
What to Watch: Thomas Cook rivals' shares soar, AstraZeneca boost and poor EU growth  Yahoo Finance UK

A daily overview of the top business, market and economic stories you should be watching today in the UK and abroad.

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:49:00 GMT US-European rift over sanctions threatens their effectiveness | ALACO DISPATCHES - bne IntelliNews
US-European rift over sanctions threatens their effectiveness | ALACO DISPATCHES  bne IntelliNews

Tensions between the US and Europe over sanctions policy are rising once more with Congressional plans to stymie a controversial Russian-led energy project, ...

 Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:17:55 GMT Austria blocks EU-Mercosur trade deal with South America - BBC News
Austria blocks EU-Mercosur trade deal with South America  BBC News

MPs in Austria have dealt a blow to the EU's landmark trade deal with South America's economic bloc, by demanding a government veto on the deal. The draft ...

 Sun, 22 Sep 2019 06:00:00 GMT Labour has travelled a long way from the first European referendum - The Guardian
Labour has travelled a long way from the first European referendum  The Guardian

Corbyn is claiming to emulate Harold Wilson in staying neutral over Brexit. But the reality of four decades ago was very different.

 Fri, 20 Sep 2019 17:00:00 GMT These were the 10 biggest European tech stories this week - Tech.eu
These were the 10 biggest European tech stories this week  Tech.eu

This week, our research team tracked more than 50 tech funding deals worth over €700 million, as well as some 10 M&A transactions and related news stories ...

 Thu, 19 Sep 2019 16:46:48 GMT Statement by Vice-President for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič following the trilateral talks with Russia and Ukraine on the future of gas transit to Europe - EU News
Statement by Vice-President for Energy Union Maroš Šefčovič following the trilateral talks with Russia and Ukraine on the future of gas transit to Europe  EU News

European Commission - Press Release details page - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 19 September 2019 We have just concluded the third round ...

 Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:46:22 GMT David Cameron: EU referendum claim fact-checked - BBC News
David Cameron: EU referendum claim fact-checked  BBC News

Former Prime Minister David Cameron was asked on BBC Radio 4's Today programme whether he had any regrets about calling the 2016 referendum and ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 08:20:00 GMT Six Group Head of Securities and Exchanges Thomas Zeeb on Swiss-EU Spat, Market Impact - Bloomberg
Six Group Head of Securities and Exchanges Thomas Zeeb on Swiss-EU Spat, Market Impact  Bloomberg

Thomas Zeeb, head of securities and exchanges at Six Group, discusses the spat between the Swiss and the EU and its impact on the stock markets. He speaks ...

 Sun, 22 Sep 2019 12:32:00 GMT Dozens of Britons march in southern Spain ahead of Brexit - Reuters
Dozens of Britons march in southern Spain ahead of Brexit  Reuters

MALAGA, Spain (Reuters) - Dozens of Britons marched through the southern Spanish city of Malaga on Sunday to register their concerns about their uncertain ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:29:19 GMT Mogherini meets with UN chief - New Europe
Mogherini meets with UN chief  New Europe

The First vice-president of the European Commission, Frans Timmermans, and the Union's foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, met on 22 September in ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 08:46:57 GMT Healthy workplaces lighten the load - The Parliament Magazine
Healthy workplaces lighten the load  The Parliament Magazine

Christa Sedlatschek reflects on 25 years of making Europe's workplaces safer, healthier and more productive.

 Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:11:19 GMT Circular Plastics Alliance: 100+ signatories commit to use 10 million tons of recycled plastic in new products by 2025 - EU News
Circular Plastics Alliance: 100+ signatories commit to use 10 million tons of recycled plastic in new products by 2025  EU News

Today, more than 100 public and private partners covering the whole plastics value chain will sign the declaration of the Circular Plastics Alliance, which ...

 Fri, 20 Sep 2019 06:30:56 GMT #TotalitarianRegimes - Europe must remember its past to build its future - EU Reporter - EU Reporter
#TotalitarianRegimes - Europe must remember its past to build its future - EU Reporter  EU Reporter

25 May is to be established as International Day of Heroes of the Fight against totalitarianism. All forms of Holocaust denial have to be counteracted, hate ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 10:58:00 GMT Brexit revelation: Why David Cameron was told not to support 'European integration myth' - Express
Brexit revelation: Why David Cameron was told not to support 'European integration myth'  Express

DAVID CAMERON received a memo during his time as Prime Minister which emphasised how the UK should not “give any support to the myth” that the EU was ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:34:00 GMT Mairead McGuinness: 'Boris Johnson has a growing understanding of the need for a backstop' - Talking Europe - FRANCE 24
Mairead McGuinness: 'Boris Johnson has a growing understanding of the need for a backstop' - Talking Europe  FRANCE 24

The European Parliament's First Vice-President, Mairead McGuinness, tells FRANCE 24 that the British prime minister's movement on the agri-food sector shows ...

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 08:52:14 GMT A Clean Green Deal - The Parliament Magazine
A Clean Green Deal  The Parliament Magazine

The Green Deal is at the heart of the EU's ambitions of becoming climate-neutral. Transparency is essential to its success argue Karen Melchior and Lara ...

 Tue, 17 Sep 2019 11:04:18 GMT When EU Becomes An Empire, Its Clash With The US Is Inevitable - The Federalist
When EU Becomes An Empire, Its Clash With The US Is Inevitable  The Federalist

'The world of tomorrow is a world of empires, in which we can only defend your interests in a European framework,' says a key EU leader.

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:08:34 GMT French Ruling On Copyright Flies In Face Of Established EU Law - European Gaming Industry News
French Ruling On Copyright Flies In Face Of Established EU Law  European Gaming Industry News

A French court ruling on 17 September in a case brought by the French consumer group UFC-Que Choisir against Valve found that purchasers of video games ...

 Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:48:00 GMT The threat to the southern European olive - The Economist
The threat to the southern European olive  The Economist

Climate issue: A bacterium is getting help from the weather.

 Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:46:00 GMT Celltrion's Remsima SC close to sales approval in EU - The Investor
Celltrion's Remsima SC close to sales approval in EU  The Investor

Celltrion Group on Sept. 20 announced that European Medicines Agency's Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use has recommended giving sales ...

 Sat, 21 Sep 2019 08:47:00 GMT Swiss migration chief calls for reform of European asylum policy - swissinfo.ch
Swiss migration chief calls for reform of European asylum policy  swissinfo.ch

State Secretary for Migration Mario Gattiker has criticised the current European asylum policy of redistributing migrants rescued at sea.