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EU ridiculed for banning olive oil jugs from restaurants

EU ridiculed for banning olive oil jugs from restaurants | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Move to ensure olive oil is served in non-refillable bottles condemned as weirdest decision since curvy cucumber ruling EU bureaucrats have been ridiculed for shifting their focus from fighting the eurozone's debt crisis to impose strict rules on...
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MEPs set for new EU budget battle

MEPs set for new EU budget battle | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Euro MPs set conditions for a deal on the EU's multi-year budget, amid tensions with austerity-minded governments.
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George Osborne continues fight against bankers' bonus cap

George Osborne continues fight against bankers' bonus cap | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Chancellor wins limited support for tweaks to draft law, arguing that UK already has the toughest regime in the world on bankers' pay George Osborne told EU finance ministers on Tuesday that he could not support proposals to limit bankers' bonuses...
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EU fines Microsoft over web browser

EU fines Microsoft over web browser | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
The EU's competition regulator fines Microsoft 561 million euros ($731m; £484m) after it failed to keep a promise that it would promote a choice of rival web browsers.
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EU and US launch free-trade talks

EU and US launch free-trade talks | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
The European Union and the US will begin formal talks on a free-trade agreement, paving the way for the biggest trade deal in history.
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Ryanair: EU to reject Aer Lingus bid

Ryanair: EU to reject Aer Lingus bid | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Ryanair says that the European Commission intends to block its proposed offer for rival Aer Lingus and says it will appeal against any such decision.
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Iceland slams Europe over fishing

Iceland slams Europe over fishing | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Iceland's president dismisses the European Union's Common Fisheries Policy as a "colossal failure" at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
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Horsemeat scandal: another Irish company suspends burger production

Horsemeat scandal: another Irish company suspends burger production | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Tests from Ireland's 'number one' beefburger producer show that 75% equine DNA found in firm's raw material ingredients Ireland's agriculture minister has confirmed that another Irish meat processing company has suspended production of burgers...
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Row breaks out between UK and Romania over targeting of migrants

Row breaks out between UK and Romania over targeting of migrants | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Bucharest tells London it has 'serious concerns' over British plan to limit rights of EU accession-state citizens Britain is embroiled in a diplomatic row with Romania after making public its plan to target its citizens with measures to limit the...
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Promise of visa-free EU travel prompts influx of Chinese to Cyprus

Promise of visa-free EU travel prompts influx of Chinese to Cyprus | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Securing permanent residence in EU country is major attraction for Chinese property buyers in city of Pafos
One of the first things you see after landing at Larnaca airport is an advert for a property development company.
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MEPs back major EU fishing reform

MEPs back major EU fishing reform | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
The European Parliament approves a major reform of fishing to end the wasteful discarding of dead fish and help depleted stocks to recover.
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Polish supplier linked to burger scandal 'had been providing meat for a year'

Polish supplier linked to burger scandal 'had been providing meat for a year' | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Food watchdog chief tells MPs that horsemeat contamination may have been happening for far longer The Polish supplier said to be at the heart of the horse in beefburgers scandal had been supplying meat used in British and Irish products for up to a...
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Ryanair loses EU ash cloud case

Ryanair loses EU ash cloud case | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
The EU's top court says Ryanair should have fully compensated a passenger whose flight was cancelled because of the volcanic ash cloud in 2010.
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Business leaders attack Eurosceptics

Business leaders attack Eurosceptics | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
A number of prominent business leaders accuse those calling for Britain to leave the European Union of "putting politics before economics".
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Benefit plans target new EU migrants

Benefit plans target new EU migrants | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Government plans to clamp down on "benefit tourism" could see both Britons and immigrants affected by changes to the rules on entitlement.
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Microsoft faces hefty EU fine

Microsoft faces hefty EU fine | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
European commission expected to fine Microsoft hundreds of millions of euros after software company broke antitrust promise European Union antitrust regulators are set to hit Microsoft with a hefty fine on Wednesday for breaking a promise to offer...
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EU 'growth boost from US trade deal'

EU 'growth boost from US trade deal' | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Europe's most senior trade official says that a free-trade agreement between the US and European Union would boost its growth by as much as 1%, leading to many more jobs.
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EU leaders agree 3% budget cut

EU leaders agree 3% budget cut | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
EU leaders meeting in Brussels reach a deal on the budget for 2014-20 which involves the first-ever real-terms cut.
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Euro rises as finance ministers meet

Euro rises as finance ministers meet | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
The euro has risen against the pound and the yen as eurozone ministers prepare to discuss the currency's recent strength.
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EU leaders agree 3% budget cut

EU leaders agree 3% budget cut | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
EU leaders meeting in Brussels reach a deal on the budget for 2014-20 which involves the first-ever real-terms cut.
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Raids target people-smuggling gangs

Raids target people-smuggling gangs | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Dozens of raids are carried out in the UK, France and Belgium in operations targeting people-smuggling gangs.
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MEPs back major EU fishing reform

MEPs back major EU fishing reform | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
The European Parliament approves a major reform of fishing to end the wasteful discarding of dead fish and help depleted stocks to recover.
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EU set for crucial budget summit

EU set for crucial budget summit | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
EU leaders are gathering for a crucial two-day summit in Brussels aimed at clinching a deal on the budget for the next seven years.
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EU exit would be 'fatal' - Clarke

EU exit would be 'fatal' - Clarke | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
Conservative minister Ken Clarke says the case for Britain's membership of the EU must be made "more strongly and coherently".
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Ryanair refusal to compensate over ash cloud delay broke EU rules, says court

Ryanair refusal to compensate over ash cloud delay broke EU rules, says court | KES Stratford European Union | Scoop.it
EU court of justice ruling relates to Denise McDonagh, whose Faro-Dublin flight was delayed by Icelandic volcano in 2010 Ryanair flouted EU rules by refusing compensation to a passenger who was stranded by the volcanic ash cloud in 2010, the...
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