Wednesday, 11 July 2018 16:42
The European Commission on Wednesday adopted a decision to activate an enhanced surveillance framework for Greece to support the application of reforms in the country after it emerges from over eight years of European financial trusteeship.
Wednesday, 11 July 2018 16:02
Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel said on arriving at Wednesday’s summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) that the meeting would be of “crucial importance” for maintaining “unity and solidarity” in the Alliance.
Wednesday, 11 July 2018 08:31
Two national parks in Bulgaria are threatened by construction plans according to a letter sent last week to the European Commission by representatives of all major political groups in the European Parliament. The MEPs call on the Commission to launch an infringement procedure against Bulgaria as a matter of urgency.
Tuesday, 10 July 2018 08:37
Norwegian journalist and author Åsne Seirstad visited Brussels last month to launch the Dutch translation of her new book about two sisters who in 2013 left Oslo, Norway, to join the Islamic State in Syria. Her book describes the radicalisation process from a Norwegian angle but reflects similar situations across…
Monday, 09 July 2018 15:38
The British Government was in crisis on Monday following the resignation of Brexit Minister David Davis, which further weakens the administration of Prime Minister Theresa May, hit by divisions within the majority on the future of the United Kingdom outside of the European Union (EU).
Friday, 06 July 2018 10:57
Greece is on course to economic recovery after reaching the end of its third bailout next month according to the key official in charge of providing financial assistance to euro area countries with financial problems.
Friday, 06 July 2018 09:08
The European Commission launched yesterday a public consultation on the clock changes that occur twice a year to cater for the changing patterns of daylight. Everyone is invited to share his or her views by filling in an on-line questionnaire by the latest 16 August.
Thursday, 05 July 2018 11:02
The European Council conclusions last week on migration were drafted in the middle of the night and left both EU leaders and journalists without clarity on how the so-called disembarkation platforms in non-EU countries and controlled centres in EU countries for illegal migrants will work and when they would be…
Wednesday, 04 July 2018 09:48
A committee of the parliamentary assembly of the Council of Europe adopted last week a report on the air crash outside Smolensk, Russia, in April 2010, calling on Russia to return the wreckage. In the crash the Polish president, his wife and 94 other people representing the Polish state lost…
Tuesday, 03 July 2018 08:13
The European Commission decided yesterday to launch an infringement procedure against Poland regarding its law on the Supreme Court. The procedure was activated as a matter of urgency since several of judges faces the risk of being forced to retire today.