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#Merkel – #Nationalism and #Egoism must never have a chance again in Europe

#Merkel – #Nationalism and #Egoism must never have a chance again in Europe

Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed her vision for the future or Europe with MEPs© European Union 2018 – EP  German Chancellor Angela Merkel debated the future of Europe with MEPs and the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, on Tuesday (13 November). “Tolerance is the soul of Europe and an essential basic value of the […]

| November 13, 2018

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Jo Leinen: ‘Moment of truth on #Brexit is coming closer’

Jo Leinen: ‘Moment of truth on #Brexit is coming closer’

“The agreement on the table would permanently protect the rights of Europeans living in the UK and of British citizens living in the EU. It would also put an end to the uncertainties for businesses,” said MEP Jo Leinen (pictured), S&D spokesperson for the Constitutional Affairs Committee of the European Parliament. “It is the evening […]

| November 14, 2018
#EAPM – Search for ‘Fountain of Youth’ fails to make Congress agenda…

#EAPM – Search for ‘Fountain of Youth’ fails to make Congress agenda…

We are drawing ever-nearer to EAPM’s second annual Congress in Milan (26-28 November) and registration will be coming to a close in the next few days, so now is a good time to get on board, here, writes European Alliance for Personalised Medicine (EAPM) Executive Director Denis Horgan. More than 700 stakeholders have already put their […]

| November 14, 2018
#Ukraine – Donbass claims its statehood

#Ukraine – Donbass claims its statehood

Despite huge and unprecedented international pressure and harsh demands that were heard even in the UN premises the two breakaway Ukrainian territories-Donetsk and Lughansk People’s Republics  took a joint decision to hold presidential and parliamentary elections on Sunday, November 11. After recent assassination (last August) of Alexander Zakharchenko, the head of Donetsk Republic, members of […]

| November 14, 2018
Growth slowdown in eurozone is a return to normal – #ECB

Growth slowdown in eurozone is a return to normal – #ECB

Eurozone growth is merely returning to normal after an exceptional 2017 and the slowdown is primarily due to weaker external demand, European Central Bank Vice President Luis de Guindos said on Monday (12 November), writes Balazs Koranyi. He added that negative market spillovers from Italy’s recent budget tussle were so far limited, and argued that […]

| November 14, 2018
EU working at all levels to avoid escalating #USTradeTensions – #Juncker

EU working at all levels to avoid escalating #USTradeTensions – #Juncker

The European Union is negotiating with White House officials at all levels to avoid an escalation of trade tensions with the United States, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Monday (12 November), writes Paul Carrel. “We are working at all levels with the White House,” Juncker told a conference hosted by the Sueddeutsche Zeitung, […]

| November 14, 2018
#Bulgaria becomes latest EU state to shun UN migration pact

#Bulgaria becomes latest EU state to shun UN migration pact

Bulgaria has joined the growing ranks of European Union nations opposed to a United Nations pact that aims to regulate the treatment of migrants worldwide,  writes Angel Krasimirov. The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration was approved in July by all 193 member nations except the United States, which backed out last year. […]

| November 14, 2018
Change #Brexit course or face total surrender – Boris Johnson

Change #Brexit course or face total surrender – Boris Johnson

Former British foreign minister Boris Johnson (pictured) has called again for Prime Minister Theresa May to change course on Brexit, accusing her of forcing through a deal to keep the country locked in the EU’s customs union in a “total surrender”, writes Elizabeth Piper. It was the latest call by Johnson, the figurehead of Britain’s […]

| November 14, 2018
UK’s Labour Party – If PM May’s #Brexit deal fails, we want an election

UK’s Labour Party – If PM May’s #Brexit deal fails, we want an election

Britain’s opposition Labour Party said that if Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal was voted down then it would push for a national election and also possibly another referendum, Brexit spokesman Keir Starmer (pictured) said, writes Guy Faulconbridge. “At the moment the prime minister is a long way from home,” Starmer said when asked if […]

| November 14, 2018
May stares into #Brexit abyss as domestic opposition mounts

May stares into #Brexit abyss as domestic opposition mounts

Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit strategy has come under attack from all sides, increasing the risk that her plan for leaving the EU will be voted down by parliament and thrust the United Kingdom towards a potentially chaotic “no-deal” Brexit, write Guy Faulconbridge, Philip Blenkinsop, Gabriela Baczynska. Less than five months before Britain is due […]

| November 14, 2018
#RailPassengerRights – New rules to better protect EU travellers

#RailPassengerRights – New rules to better protect EU travellers

MEPs are set to back new rules strengthening rail passenger rights across the EU, including higher compensation in case of delays and more assistance for people with disabilities. Every year passengers travel some 500 billion kilometres on Europe’s rail network and Parliament wants to ensure they are protected. MEPs will vote to modernize rail passenger […]

| November 14, 2018

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Theresa May: Cabinet has backed draft Brexit plan

Theresa May: Cabinet has backed draft Brexit plan

The Prime Minister speaks after a meeting with her cabinet on the draft UK-EU agreement.

| November 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
Cabinet backs draft Brexit agreement

Cabinet backs draft Brexit agreement

Theresa May says ministers had a “long, detailed and impassioned debate” in a five-hour meeting.

| November 14, 2018 | 0 Comments
Brexit deal: Does this mean everything is decided?

Brexit deal: Does this mean everything is decided?

There’s a deal but what does that mean and what still stands in the way of getting it done? Leila Nathoo explains why this doesn’t mean Brexit talks are over.

| November 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

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