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#Huawei research operations in Europe can support key EU objectives

#Huawei research operations in Europe can support key EU objectives

| February 19, 2020

Abraham Liu, the Chief Huawei representative to the EU institutions today said that Huawei research operations in Europe can positively contribute to the implementation of key EU policy goals. In launching its Digital Strategy White Paper today, the EU Commission stated: “Europe will build on its long history of technology, research, innovation and ingenuity, and […]

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#EUDrinkingWater – Better quality and access 

#EUDrinkingWater – Better quality and access 

| February 19, 2020

Good quality drinking water is of vital importance   The environment committee has backed new rules to further improve the quality and access to drinking water for everyone and ensure plastic waste from water bottles is reduced. Most people in the EU have good access to high quality drinking water. According to a report by […]

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The consequences of delaying the #EULongTermBudget

The consequences of delaying the #EULongTermBudget

| February 19, 2020

On Thursday 20 February a summit on the EU’s next long-term budget takes place in Brussels. If EU leaders fail to reach a common position, the consequences for EU citizens could be dire. European Council President Charles Michel (pictured) has called the make-or-break summit to try and bring EU heads of state and government together […]

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#Coronavirus – ‘We have taken strong and comprehensive measures’ Ambassador Cao Zhongming

#Coronavirus – ‘We have taken strong and comprehensive measures’ Ambassador Cao Zhongming

| February 13, 2020

Ahead of today’s (13 February) Extraordinary meeting of European health ministers to discuss the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak and related measures, EU Reporter met the Chinese Ambassador Cao Zhongming, to find out more about China’s response and how it was working together with international partners.   Q: What measures China has taken in response to Covid-19?   The sudden outbreak of Covid-19 is a challenge […]

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More than money: the long-term #EUBudget is a tool for Europe’s future

More than money: the long-term #EUBudget is a tool for Europe’s future

| February 13, 2020

We cannot do more with less, MEPs say in the debate about the EU’s long-term budget 2021-2027 © European Union 2020 – EPFramework. MEPs underlined that Parliament will only give its consent to a budget that meets the European Union’s ambitions, in a debate on EU funding for 2021-2027. Talking about the budget means talking […]

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#COVID19 – Commissioners Kyriakides and Lenarčič attend extraordinary Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council

#COVID19 – Commissioners Kyriakides and Lenarčič attend extraordinary Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council

| February 13, 2020

Today (13 February) Health and Food Safety Commissioner Stella Kyriakides and Crisis Management Commissioner Janez Lenarčič, will attend an extraordinary Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council (EPSCO) meeting on the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak. The Commission continues to work on all fronts to support efforts to tackle the virus, and key to this has […]

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Hi-tech cooperation between #China and #EU has huge potential

Hi-tech cooperation between #China and #EU has huge potential

| February 9, 2020

China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), sometimes referred to as the New Silk Road, is one of the most ambitious infrastructure projects ever conceived. Launched in 2013 by President Xi Jinping, the vast collection of development and investment initiatives would stretch from East Asia to Europe, significantly expanding China’s economic and political influence – writes […]

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