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#Turkey rejects EU and US objections to drilling in Cyprus’s Exclusive Economic Zone

#Turkey rejects EU and US objections to drilling in Cyprus’s Exclusive Economic Zone

| May 6, 2019

The EU and US have condemned Turkey’s decision to begin offshore drilling operations in Cyprus’s Exclusive Economic Zone, writes Catherine Feore. On Saturday (4 May), the EU’s High Representative Federica Mogherini issued a statement expressing grave concern over Turkey’s announced intention to carry out drilling activities within the exclusive economic zone of Cyprus. The High […]

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European Parliament president statement on #Brexit negotiations

European Parliament president statement on #Brexit negotiations

| December 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Speaking from the Strasbourg plenary on 13 December, European Parliament President Antonio Tajani said: “The Parliament has just adopted its resolution on Brexit, where it noted that sufficient progress has been achieved in the negotiations. This is an important step forward and will allow us to move to the second phase. “I want to congratulate […]

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European Parliament president on end of #RoamingFees

European Parliament president on end of #RoamingFees

Statement by President Antonio Tajani on the end of roaming charges : “I am proud that today’s date, 15 June 2017, will stand for the end of roaming charges in the European Union for our citizens. This is a historic achievement that heralds a new era for students, business travellers and tourists alike. “Finally, Europeans […]

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#Tajani in London: ‘Citizens deserve certainty’

#Tajani in London: ‘Citizens deserve certainty’

European Parliament President Antonio Tajani stressed the importance of a deal to safeguard people’s rights in the wake of Brexit during a meeting with UK Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday (20 April) . “The European Parliament’s message is clear: strongly defending their interests is our first priority,” he said. The Parliament President was in […]

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#EuropeanParliamentaryWeek: MPs and MEPs to debate EU’s economic future

#EuropeanParliamentaryWeek: MPs and MEPs to debate EU’s economic future

| January 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

National MPs from across Europe will join MEPs in Brussels next week to debate the European Semester Cycle 2017 (Monday (30 January)), Stability, Economic Coordination and Governance in the European Union (Tuesday) and national growth and jobs creation and financial assistance programmes (Wednesday). The events are part of the 2017 edition of the European Parliamentary […]

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#ChinaEU congratulates Antonio #Tajani on his election

#ChinaEU congratulates Antonio #Tajani on his election

| January 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

ChinaEU congratulates MEP Antonio Tajani (PPE, Italy) on his election as president of the European Parliament and welcomes a him at the helm of the institution representing Europe’s 500 million citizens. ChinaEU hails the election of Antonio Tajani because of his record of accomplishment in fostering the interests of European industry and consumers. For example, […]

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Antonio #Tajani elected new president of #EuropeanParliament

Antonio #Tajani elected new president of #EuropeanParliament

| January 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Antonio Tajani (EPP, IT) (pictured) has won Parliament’s presidential election with 351 votes in a final face-off with Gianni Pittella (S&D, IT), who secured 282 votes. Outcome of the fourth ballot Antonio Tajani (EPP, IT) 351 Gianni Pittella (S&D, IT) 282 Valid votes cast: 633 Abstentions: 80 Total votes cast: 713 Press conference No candidate […]

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