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#Plenary highlights: #SOTEU, car emissions, Poland

#Plenary highlights: #SOTEU, car emissions, Poland

| September 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

  The debate on the state of the European Union with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker dominated the plenary session in Strasbourg taking place on 12-15 September. MEPs also exchanged views with Tibetan leader Dalai Lama and supported the Commission’s decision to order Ireland to recover €13 billion in illegal tax benefits from Apple. Populism, […]

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Trade commissioner promotes progress on free trade deals and trade facilitation on visits to South Africa, Cameroon and Ivory Coast

Trade commissioner promotes progress on free trade deals and trade facilitation on visits to South Africa, Cameroon and Ivory Coast

| November 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Trade Commissioner Karel De Gucht (pictured) will travel to South Africa (a member of the Southern African Development Community, SADC), Cameroon (Central Africa) and Ivory Coast (West Africa) this week to discuss ways to strengthen the EU’s trade and investment relations with these regions, in particular through Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) and trade facilitation. After […]

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