European asylum office in deep trouble

Thursday, 18 October 2018 11:45
The European Court of Auditors (ECA) has signed off the 2017 accounts of the agencies working for the EU in Brussels or in the member states. All 41 of them received a clean opinion on their financial statements except the European Asylum Support Office (EASO), where the auditors identified a…
Three-quarters of Belgians feel that membership of the European Union (EU) has benefitted their country, according to the latest edition of Parlemeter 2018, Eurobarometer Survey 90 of the European Parliament.
Federal foreign affairs minister Didier Reynders (photo) has refused to become involved in a diplomatic row between Spain and Flanders.
Threatened by the European Commission as to the imposition of new rules to intensify the fight against online misinformation, the main social media platforms (Google, Facebook, Mozilla and Twitter) on Tuesday set out self-regulatory measures.
If a new referendum took place now in Britain as to its membership of the European Union, a study published on Wednesday indicates that the eurosceptics would not replicate their success.
Flemish minister-president Geert Bourgeois is to summon the Spanish ambassador to Belgium to explain why the Madrid government has lifted the diplomatic status of the Flemish government delegate to Spain, André Hebbelinck.
The so-called Tripartite Social Summit between EU institutions, member states and the social partners took place yesterday in Brussels. The issue of harassment at work was not on the agenda.
One year after its launch, the European Battery Alliance is on its way to become a lead player in battery innovation and manufacturing and is building the first pilot production facilities. The crucial raw materials for the production, such as lithium and cobalt, are however still in the ground and…
The parliamentary assembly of the Council of Europe called last week on Russia to hand over the wreckage of the Polish Air Force Tu-154 to Poland without further delay and urged both countries to engage in international mediation on the issue.
EU and Iran have agreed to continue trade after the US withdrawal from the nuclear deal.