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Daily Star
Brexit SABOTAGE: Merkel and Macron plot to 'stop Britain EVER leaving EU' exposedis set to reveal his new vision for the EU in a speech at Paris' Sorbonne Unive
Daily Star / Posted 2 minutes ago
is set to reveal his new vision for the EU in a speech at Paris' Sorbonne University later today. A UK diplomat in the European Commission said Macron will moot the idea of offering more flexible membership to members. The proposals could see... Read more
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EuroNews
EU states agree to end excessive deficit procedure for GreeceGreece’s fiscal position, confirming the country’s recovery is on the right tra
EuroNews / Posted 3 hours ago
Greece’s fiscal position, confirming the country’s recovery is on the right track. EU states backed a recommendation by the European Commission to end the excessive deficit procedure. “After many years of severe difficulties, Greece’s finances are... Read more
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Reuters
EU states agree to end excessive deficit procedure for Greecefiscal position, confirming the country’s recovery is on the right track. EU s
Reuters / Posted 3 hours ago
fiscal position, confirming the country’s recovery is on the right track. EU states backed a recommendation by the European Commission to end the excessive deficit procedure. “After many years of severe difficulties, Greece’s finances are... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The EU Needs A Three-Child Policy – And China Should Pay For It!they might also naturally advocate for semi-protectionist trade measures such a
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 hours ago
they might also naturally advocate for semi-protectionist trade measures such as the “investment screening framework” that European Commission President Jean-Claude Junker recently proposed. This initiative aims to give EU governments the power to... Read more
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Variety
San Sebastián: E.U.’s Creative Europe Media Head Lucía Recalde Talks Up Digital Promotionfor Canal Plus, or levies whose returns would be plowed into a fund for local c
Variety / Posted 6 hours ago
for Canal Plus, or levies whose returns would be plowed into a fund for local content – a German scheme approved by the European Commission but contested by Netflix. “Regarding content quotas, the situation is not the same for platforms in all... Read more
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The Irish Times
Economic pulse slows in September as caution takes holdcontinues to bite. Regionally, sentiment was down among consumers and business
The Irish Times / Posted 7 hours ago
continues to bite. Regionally, sentiment was down among consumers and businesses across the State, with the exception of Munster. The study is conducted each month in conjunction with the European Commission, and feeds into an EC Europe-wide in... Read more
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DW
Angela Merkel: Conquerer of political rivals |her party colleague and potential rival Günther Oettinger, premier of the state
DW / Posted 14 hours ago
her party colleague and potential rival Günther Oettinger, premier of the state of Baden-Württemberg, to a top job in the European Commission in 2010. Oettinger had no track record in EU politics and even then was known for sticking his foot in... Read more
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Reuters
As Germans clip Merkel's wings, Brussels braces for turbulencea “Jamaica” coalition -- the country’s flag comprises the three parties’ colors
Reuters / Posted 15 hours ago
a “Jamaica” coalition -- the country’s flag comprises the three parties’ colors. Martin Selmayr, German chief-of-staff to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, sent a tweet consisting only of three flags: Jamaica’s green, yellow and... Read more
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express
BREXIT SABOTAGE: Macron and Merkel to unleash plot to tie UK to Brussels FOREVERand fiscal convergence in the bloc. Nothing should stop us leaving the EU Acc
express / Posted 16 hours ago
and fiscal convergence in the bloc. Nothing should stop us leaving the EU According to a senior British official in the European Commission, the French President will also revive the idea of an outer right for the bloc with more flexible rules... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
EU seeks more protection for Uber-style jobsBRUSSELS: The European Commission wants more social protection and rights for c
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
BRUSSELS: The European Commission wants more social protection and rights for casual workers, such as those in the "gig economy", and others with non-standard contracts to try to tackle growing social inequality. The Commission's consultation... Read more
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EuroNews
EU seeks more protection for Uber-style jobsBy Francesco Guarascio BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission wants more
EuroNews / Posted 20 hours ago
By Francesco Guarascio BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission wants more social protection and rights for casual workers, such as those in the “gig economy”, and others with non-standard contracts to try to tackle growing social inequality. The... Read more
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Reuters
EU seeks more protection for Uber-style jobsBRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission wants more social protection and r
Reuters / Posted 20 hours ago
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission wants more social protection and rights for casual workers, such as those in the “gig economy”, and others with non-standard contracts to try to tackle growing social inequality. The Commission’s... Read more
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The Hill
Fair and efficient taxation as important to EU as USoperating in Europe comply with our competition rules, regardless of their flag
The Hill / Posted 20 hours ago
operating in Europe comply with our competition rules, regardless of their flag. On the competition front, the steps the European Commission has taken to put an end to specific preferential taxation arrangements that constituted illegal state... Read more
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CircleID
Catalan Government Claims Spanish Online Censorship Breaching EU LawsThe Catalan government has written to the European Commission claiming that the
CircleID / Posted 21 hours ago
The Catalan government has written to the European Commission claiming that the Spanish government is in breach of EU law. In a letter from Jordi Puigneró Secretary of Telecommunications, Cybersecurity and the Digital Society at the Government of... Read more
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express
'EU just wants MORE MONEY' US Brexiteer bashes 'obnoxious' Europeans in heated BBC clashrifts in her own party, but she wrongfooted the anti-diplomacy of the EU, the o
express / Posted yesterday
rifts in her own party, but she wrongfooted the anti-diplomacy of the EU, the obnoxious rhetoric out of Brussels and the European Commission. "The warmth and generosity of it makes it difficult for Barnier and Juncker come back with their usual... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Conference To Address European Space StrategyTo Be Held Next Month In Slovakia With the 'Space Strategy for Europe' from th
The Aero-News Network / Posted yesterday
To Be Held Next Month In Slovakia With the 'Space Strategy for Europe' from the European Commission and the new ESA roadmap on the table, European space stakeholders will have the great opportunity to debate and influence, at the highest level, the... Read more
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New Kerala
EU deploys Election Observation Mission to Liberia - newkerala news #274402Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Po
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Mogherini, High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission, has appointed Ms. Maria Arena, Member of the European Parliament, as Chief Observer. The High... Read more
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New Kerala
Parliamentary Secretary Rudd Hosts Meeting to Promote Nuclear Energy in International Clean Energy Efforts - newkerala news #274351under the Clean Energy Ministerial Framework to be launched at the next CEM mee
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
under the Clean Energy Ministerial Framework to be launched at the next CEM meeting, which will be hosted jointly by the European Commission, Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden in 2018. Canada will host the CEM in 2019. "Canada is pleased to... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
United States Stalling UN Action on Affordable Medicinesof vital medicines. The panel’s mandate and findings have been strongly oppose
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted yesterday
of vital medicines. The panel’s mandate and findings have been strongly opposed by the pharmaceutical industry, the European Commission and countries such as the United States, Switzerland, Germany, the United Kingdom and Japan, several of... Read more
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Reuters
Italy hikes growth forecasts, deficit target ahead of electiondeficit would be lower than this year’s goal of 2.1 percent, but the new 2018 t
Reuters / Posted yesterday
deficit would be lower than this year’s goal of 2.1 percent, but the new 2018 target will still need the agreement of the European Commission, which may ask Italy to make more of a deficit-cutting effort. The government will present its 2018... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Roche cancer immunotherapy Tecentriq wins EU approvalTecentriq has won European Union approval for treating advanced lung and bladde
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
Tecentriq has won European Union approval for treating advanced lung and bladder cancer, the Swiss drugmaker said. The European Commission approved Tecentriq, also known as atezolizumab, as a monotherapy for locally advanced or metastatic... Read more
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express
‘The EU is falling apart!’ Brexit and weak pound to see trade boom for UK - top economistaim of being a free trade area through the European Economic Community, with th
express / Posted 2 days ago
aim of being a free trade area through the European Economic Community, with the bloc in the grip of federalists like the European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker who not only want economic integration but political alignment too. Brexit... Read more
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Farming Life
UFU urges continued caution with spreadingwith this process and template forms are available from UFU Group Offices. How
Farming Life / Posted 2 days ago
with this process and template forms are available from UFU Group Offices. However, the UFU is also warning farmers that European Commission officials do have concerns about the current rules and have scrutinised the monitoring of spreading... Read more
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Ekklesia
Access to affordable medicines being blocked, says Oxfamof vital medicines. The panel’s mandate and findings have been strongly oppose
Ekklesia / Posted 2 days ago
of vital medicines. The panel’s mandate and findings have been strongly opposed by the pharmaceutical industry, the European Commission and countries such as the United States, Switzerland, Germany, the United Kingdom and Japan, several of... Read more
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SKY News
May told clarity needed to break Brexit deadlockof our decision to leave". Her speech, which will be seen as a direct appeal t
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
of our decision to leave". Her speech, which will be seen as a direct appeal to national leaders over the heads of the European Commission, called for the EU to strike an "ambitious economic partnership" with Britain in their national... Read more
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The Manila Times
Britain’s May asks for transition deal after Brexitto be your strongest friend and partner as the EU and UK thrive side by side.”
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
to be your strongest friend and partner as the EU and UK thrive side by side.” A fourth round of negotiations with the European Commission is due to start next week, with London keen to make progress on the terms of the divorce so that talks... Read more
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The Star
Taxman comes to the digital worldStarBizWeek. Tee: Businesses and consumers may very well want to comply with t
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
StarBizWeek. Tee: Businesses and consumers may very well want to comply with tax regulations. He points out that the European Commission has just published a paper discussing different options for taxing the digital economy. The European... Read more
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express
I predict that in a decade the EU will have fallen apart, says STEPHEN POLLARDMerkel are considering some sort of new brake on free movement but it is all me
express / Posted 2 days ago
Merkel are considering some sort of new brake on free movement but it is all meaningless. Neither of them, nor the European Commission, nor the European Parliament, nor any of the other EU leaders, have the least interest or intention of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Moody's downgrades Britain debt rating on Brexit uncertaintiesvowed that Britain would largely maintain its current ties with Brussels ahead
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
vowed that Britain would largely maintain its current ties with Brussels ahead of a fourth round of negotiations with the European Commission next week. The pound fell on the speech, which critics said did too little to clarify... Read more
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express
EU red tape 'RISKS LIVES' as Brussels laws BAN ads encouraging e-cigarettes over smokingand would almost certainly hugely reduce cancer rates and save the NHS millions
express / Posted 2 days ago
and would almost certainly hugely reduce cancer rates and save the NHS millions. "It is ridiculous that the unaccountable European Commission can prevent British authorities from doing this sort of thing. "It really highlights that we cannot wait... Read more
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EuroNews
Measles: a deadly killer that EU countries have failed to eliminatepart of childhood but it’s also one of the most deadly diseases among infants a
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
part of childhood but it’s also one of the most deadly diseases among infants around the world. Jean-Claude Juncker, the European Commission president, took time out from describing his vision of the future of Europe to address the issue of... Read more
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The Irish Times
FF’s Donnelly calls for Whitaker-type plan to deal with fallout from Brexitfrom Ireland,” he said, referring to Mr Trump’s tax reform plan, which aims “A
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
from Ireland,” he said, referring to Mr Trump’s tax reform plan, which aims “And from the south, our good friends in the European Commission have relaunched the CCCTB [the EU’s plan for harmonising corporate taxation across the bloc], which would... Read more
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Gulf News
Sorry, not sorry: Italian minister defends refugee crackdown‘You have to help me so that my children can lead a different life from traffic
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
‘You have to help me so that my children can lead a different life from trafficking.’ We have taken these projects to the European commission. These people want to change and it is the duty of the international community to help in this... Read more
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Zero Hedge
European Commission Responds To Theresa May SpeechAs promised, the European Commission responded promptly to Theresa May's speech
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
As promised, the European Commission responded promptly to Theresa May's speech with remarks from Michel Barnier hitting the tape, in which he says that "Prime Minister Theresa May has expressed a constructive spirit which is also the spirit of the... Read more
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Daily Record
Theresa May plans two-year transition phase to avoid hard Brexit fall-outthan the two years the Prime Minster proposed in her speech in Florence. "We w
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
than the two years the Prime Minster proposed in her speech in Florence. "We will challenge both the UK government and the European Commission over the coming months to agree a transition that lasts at least three years from the date of our formal... Read more
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express
Spain in crisis: All Catalan officials arrested over referendum are chargedSpanish Constitutional Court fined him €12,000 a day. On Thursday the Catalan
express / Posted 2 days ago
Spanish Constitutional Court fined him €12,000 a day. On Thursday the Catalan President Carles Puigdemont called on the European Commission to intervene in the worsening relations between Madrid and Barcelona. Mr Puigdemont said: “European... Read more
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Scotsman
Theresa May wants Britain to be EU’s best friend after Brexitbut also the way we do things at home - this will be a defining moment in the h
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
but also the way we do things at home - this will be a defining moment in the history of our nation.” Mrs May said that European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker’s state of the union address had last week sparked “vibrant debate” about... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Poland, Hungary leaders persist with anti-migrant policiesto assess the changes in Poland's court system, and blamed Poland's opposition
The Middletown Press / Posted 2 days ago
to assess the changes in Poland's court system, and blamed Poland's opposition for having inspired EU censure. The European Commission has threatened Poland with potentially limiting its powers as a member. Szydlo said in its criticism the... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Poland, Hungary leaders persist with anti-migrant policiesto assess the changes in Poland's court system, and blamed Poland's opposition
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
to assess the changes in Poland's court system, and blamed Poland's opposition for having inspired EU censure. The European Commission has threatened Poland with potentially limiting its powers as a member. Szydlo said in its criticism the... Read more
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Bolton News
Theresa May tells EU: We want to be your strongest friend and partnerbut also the way we do things at home – this will be a defining moment in the h
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
but also the way we do things at home – this will be a defining moment in the history of our nation.” Mrs May said that European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker’s state of the union address had last week sparked “vibrant debate” about... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Theresa May tells EU: We want to be your strongest friend and partnerbut also the way we do things at home – this will be a defining moment in the h
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
but also the way we do things at home – this will be a defining moment in the history of our nation.” Mrs May said that European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker’s state of the union address had last week sparked “vibrant debate” about... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Theresa May tells EU: We want to be your strongest friend and partnerbut also the way we do things at home – this will be a defining moment in the h
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 2 days ago
but also the way we do things at home – this will be a defining moment in the history of our nation.” Mrs May said that European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker’s state of the union address had last week sparked “vibrant debate” about... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Theresa May tells EU: We want to be your strongest friend and partnerbut also the way we do things at home – this will be a defining moment in the h
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
but also the way we do things at home – this will be a defining moment in the history of our nation.” Mrs May said that European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker’s state of the union address had last week sparked “vibrant debate” about... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Theresa May tells EU: We want to be your strongest friend and partnerbut also the way we do things at home – this will be a defining moment in the h
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
but also the way we do things at home – this will be a defining moment in the history of our nation.” Mrs May said that European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker’s state of the union address had last week sparked “vibrant debate” about... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Theresa May tells EU: We want to be your strongest friend and partnerbut also the way we do things at home – this will be a defining moment in the h
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
but also the way we do things at home – this will be a defining moment in the history of our nation.” Mrs May said that European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker’s state of the union address had last week sparked “vibrant debate” about... Read more
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EuroNews
EU regulators to rule on ArcelorMittal's buy of Ilva by October 26Oct. 26 whether to clear Luxembourg-based steelmaker ArcelorMittal’s ac
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
Oct. 26 whether to clear Luxembourg-based steelmaker ArcelorMittal’s acquisition of Italian steel plant Ilva, the European Commission said on Friday. The world’s largest steelmaker sought EU approval for the deal with the Italian... Read more
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express
EU risks trade war with USA over tax rules for Google, Amazon and Applehave a physical presence in a country, accrue huge profits through online users
express / Posted 3 days ago
have a physical presence in a country, accrue huge profits through online users or customers. A report published by the European Commission revealed technology companies paid a typical tax rate of 10.1 per cent in the EU, less than half the 23.2... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Poland's premier blasts EU before talks with Hungary leaderPoland's opposition for having inspired EU censure. The policies of both count
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Poland's opposition for having inspired EU censure. The policies of both countries have faced particular rebuke from the European Commission, the EU's executive body. Szydlo said the criticism from the Commission "often exceeds its powers and is... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Poland's premier blasts EU before talks with Hungary leaderPoland's opposition for having inspired EU censure. The policies of both count
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Poland's opposition for having inspired EU censure. The policies of both countries have faced particular rebuke from the European Commission, the EU's executive body. Szydlo said the criticism from the Commission "often exceeds its powers and is... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Poland's premier blasts EU before talks with Hungary leaderPoland's opposition for having inspired EU censure. The policies of both count
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
Poland's opposition for having inspired EU censure. The policies of both countries have faced particular rebuke from the European Commission, the EU's executive body. Szydlo said the criticism from the Commission "often exceeds its powers and is... Read more
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