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European Council decision faces delay

European Council decision faces delay | European affairs | Scoop.it
Van Rompuy successor decision expected to be deferred at Brussels meeting (Today the European Council hopes to agree on next Council President and EU High Rep.
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Council of EU adopts rules for SRM creation - Shanghai Daily (subscription)

Council of EU adopts rules for SRM creation - Shanghai Daily (subscription) | European affairs | Scoop.it
Council of EU adopts rules for SRM creation Shanghai Daily (subscription) The creation of a SRM -- with a central decision-making board and a single resolution fund -- is intended to ensure the orderly resolution of failing banks without recourse...
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EU and religious leaders discuss the 'future of the European Union' - European Jewish Press

EU and religious leaders discuss the 'future of the European Union' - European Jewish Press | European affairs | Scoop.it
European Jewish Press EU and religious leaders discuss the 'future of the European Union' European Jewish Press BRUSSELS (EJP)---The results of the recent European elections, which were marked by a surge of extreme-rightist and eurosceptic parties,...
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​Britain's Cameron intensifies campaign against Juncker for top EU position

​Britain's Cameron intensifies campaign against Juncker for top EU position | European affairs | Scoop.it
British Prime Minister David Cameron is using a meeting in Sweden with other top European leaders to escalate his campaign to prevent Jean-Claude Juncker from being named the next president of the European Commission.
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Brussels tells France, Italy to keep budget promises

Brussels tells France, Italy to keep budget promises | European affairs | Scoop.it
The European Commission told France and Italy on Monday (2 June) to stick to their pledges to curb spending while reforming their economies, showing little sign of wavering on EU budget rules.
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The unloved union

The unloved union | European affairs | Scoop.it
A DIGITALLY animated snake slithers out of an EU flag into a montage of images of supposed threats to Czech identity, such as the Israeli flag, smiling Orthodox...
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UKIP Farage set to win EU election as Dutch anti-EU party loses ground

British and Dutch citizens went to the polls on Thursday to choose who will lead Europe for the next 5 years. Official election results will not be published until Sunday, but exit polls...
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France Is 'Dumping' Ground For EU [European Union] Migration And Visa-Free Schengen Area Must Be Scrapped, Says Nicolas Sarkozy : news

France Is 'Dumping' Ground For EU [European Union] Migration And Visa-Free Schengen Area Must Be Scrapped, Says Nicolas Sarkozy : news | European affairs | Scoop.it
reddit: the front page of the internet (France Is 'Dumping' Ground For EU [European Union] Migration And Visa-Free Schengen Area Must Be Scrapped, Says ...
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EU committed to helping flooded Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina - EurActiv

EU committed to helping flooded Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina - EurActiv | European affairs | Scoop.it
EurActiv EU committed to helping flooded Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina EurActiv The European Union is providing urgent assistance to Serbia and to Bosnia and Herzegovina, the two Western Balkan countries being hit by the worst floods in the last...
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Now 54% of us want to stay in the European Union, poll finds

Now 54% of us want to stay in the European Union, poll finds | European affairs | Scoop.it
Britons have shifted in favour of voting to stay in the European Union, an exclusive poll reveals today.
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Eurozone inflation slides to lowest level since October - Telegraph

Eurozone inflation slides to lowest level since October - Telegraph | European affairs | Scoop.it
Four eurozone states are in in deflation, while half the bloc have current inflation rates of less than 0.5pc (RT @yogs1961: Eurozone inflation slides to lowest level since October http://t.co/BXSqdwQy29...
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‘In favour of a strong Europe’ – what does this mean? > Juncture :: IPPR

‘In favour of a strong Europe’ – what does this mean? > Juncture :: IPPR | European affairs | Scoop.it
In a speech to members of the German Social Democratic Party (SPD) in February 2014, philosopher and sociologist Jürgen Habermas outlines his vision for Europe, tackling the three major contemporary (‘In favour of a strong Europe’ Juergen...
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'Bank secrecy to die' after Austria and Luxembourg back EU law - EUobserver

'Bank secrecy to die' after Austria and Luxembourg back EU law - EUobserver | European affairs | Scoop.it
San Francisco Chronicle 'Bank secrecy to die' after Austria and Luxembourg back EU law EUobserver EU Council chief Herman Van Rompuy in a statement said the agreement “is indispensable for enabling the member states to better clamp down on tax...
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In Europe, Google Stumbles Between Free Speech And Privacy - KPBS

In Europe, Google Stumbles Between Free Speech And Privacy - KPBS | European affairs | Scoop.it
In Europe, Google Stumbles Between Free Speech And Privacy
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"We have to balance the need for transparency with the need to protect people's identity as well," Barron said.
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Ukraine Foreign Minister sees EU membership within 10 years - euronews

Ukraine Foreign Minister sees EU membership within 10 years - euronews | European affairs | Scoop.it
euronews Ukraine Foreign Minister sees EU membership within 10 years euronews “All the EU ministers supported the plan as a major opportunity for de-escalation of the situation and called on all sides to honour a cease fire and create the...
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Juncker and Schulz say 'no' to Turkey in last TV duel

Juncker and Schulz say 'no' to Turkey in last TV duel | European affairs | Scoop.it
In their final debate on German television ahead of the EU elections, the two leading candidates for the European Commission promised that Turkey would not join the club under their watch.
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How drugs, sex and alcohol could boost EU growth - ABS CBN News

IBNLive How drugs, sex and alcohol could boost EU growth ABS CBN News PARIS - Europe's governments are turning their attention to prostitution, drugs and contraband as possible ways of boosting their economic growth profiles, as they struggle away...
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Weak controls on preferential tariffs costs the European Union millions of ... - Out-Law.com

Weak controls on preferential tariffs costs the European Union millions of ... - Out-Law.com | European affairs | Scoop.it
Weak controls on preferential tariffs costs the European Union millions of ...
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The EU needs to rethink its borders in terms of trade and immigration. This is where we can get better. 

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Merkel: Voters elect next commission chief 'in principle'

Merkel: Voters elect next commission chief 'in principle' | European affairs | Scoop.it
German Chancellor Merkel has made conciliatory gestures towards the European Parliament on the choice of the next commission president after Sunday's EU elections.

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In principle? Usually when I hear that, it means that in practice it will not happen... What do you think? 

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Google's proposed settlement with EU antitrust cops faces increased pressure.

Google's proposed settlement with EU antitrust cops faces increased pressure. | European affairs | Scoop.it
Google's proposed settlement with European Union antitrust cops is under increasing threat of being revised or scrapped, amid calls to more tightly regulate the Web giant.
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EU's mood: A country by country tour - Pew Research Center

EU's mood: A country by country tour - Pew Research Center | European affairs | Scoop.it
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The latest survey results from seven European Union countries reveal a wide range of views across the region about the economy, the future and the EU itself.
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European Union Court Rules Against Google in Search-Data Case - US News

European Union Court Rules Against Google in Search-Data Case - US News | European affairs | Scoop.it
The ruling on the 'right to be forgotten' may complicate advertising for Google, Facebook. (European Union Court Rules Against Google in Search-Data Case - U.S. News & World Report: RedOrbit...
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Le Pen vows to punish Brussels 'gravediggers' - EurActiv

Le Pen vows to punish Brussels 'gravediggers' - EurActiv | European affairs | Scoop.it
EurActiv Le Pen vows to punish Brussels 'gravediggers' EurActiv French far-right leader Marine Le Pen launched a scathing attack on the European Union yesterday (1 May), urging voters to punish Brussels "gravediggers" at the European elections on...
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Labour denies report of European socialist party walkout

Labour denies report of European socialist party walkout | European affairs | Scoop.it

The British Labour party described as "complete nonsense" media reports of its alleged opposition to Martin Schulz, the lead candidate for the Party of European Socialists (PES) for the May EU Parliament elections.

 

 


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Top Euro official: Scotland will add clout once in EU

Top Euro official: Scotland will add clout once in EU | European affairs | Scoop.it
THE addition of an independent Scotland could give the European Union more clout in international affairs, one of the leading authorities on the EU claims today.
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