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EU lawmakers pressure Borrell to be tougher with Turkey

By |julij 9th, 2020|News|

In light of a crucial EU foreign affairs meeting next Monday (13 July), MEPs from all political groups in the European Parliament on Thursday (9 July) strongly condemned Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his regime’s activities in the Mediterranean....

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ATHENS – Greek government exposed over COVID-19 awareness funds

By |julij 9th, 2020|News|

Media group ALTER EGO has decided to return almost €1 million of public funds it received from the government as part of a campaign to raise awareness over the pandemic due to lack of transparency in the process of distributing...

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MEP: A common EU tool to incentivise production and availability of orphan drugs

By |julij 9th, 2020|Big pharma, incentives, News, Orphan drugs, pharmaceutical companies, rare diseases|

When it comes to rare diseases and 'orphan drugs', technology is there to support an “objective” EU tool that could provide the pharma industry with the necessary incentives to research and produce orphan drugs and simultaneously avoid exhausting ailing health systems, MEP Stelios Kympouropoulos told EURACTIV in an interview.

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EU orphan drugs law and the emergence of SMEs

By |julij 8th, 2020|Big pharma, News, Orphan drugs, pharmaceutical companies, rare diseases, SMEs|

The legal framework provided by the current EU orphan drugs regulation has encouraged a number of small and medium sized companies (SMEs) to develop innovative technologies in the fight against rare diseases in Europe, stakeholders told EURACTIV.com.

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The Brief, powered by BSEF – Turkey threatens, Borrell smiles

By |julij 7th, 2020|News|

On Monday (6 July), EU foreign affairs chief Josep Borrell met Turkey’s foreign minister Mevlut Çavuşoğlu, who publicly threatened the EU with retaliation if further sanctions are imposed on Ankara. The threat was met with a diplomatic appeal for dialogue, which - it is increasingly clear now - sometimes just doesn't cut it.

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ATHENS – Greeks fume at Spanish socialist MEP

By |julij 7th, 2020|News|

At a meeting of the European Parliament’s committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs, Spanish Socialist MEP Domenec Ruiz Devesa accused the Greek government of “extreme-right” handling of the migration crisis as well as illegal pushbacks. Greece’s Minister of...

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EU INSTITUTIONS – MEPs ask for measures to save the hospitality sector

By |julij 7th, 2020|News|

23 MEPs from the European People’s Party (EPP), socialist S&D and centrist Renew Europe groups have sent a letter to Commission’s Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis asking him to take specific extraordinary measures to support Europe’s hospitality sector to cope with the...

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23 MEPs ask for measures to save hospitality sector

By |julij 7th, 2020|News|

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EURORDIS: Rare diseases need more centralised processes within the EU

By |julij 7th, 2020|incentives, News, Orphan drugs, pharmaceutical companies, pharmaceutical strategy, rare diseases|

Future improvement of the EU Orphan Medicines Regulation (OMP) could involve more centralised processes for all rare diseases at the EU level, the European Organisation for Rare Diseases  (EURORDIS) told EURACTIV in a written interview.

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Report on final results of the parliamentary elections

By |julij 6th, 2020|News|

Serbia’s electoral commission adopted a report on Sunday (5 July) regarding the final results of the parliamentary elections, according to which president Aleksandar Vučić’s For Our Children party obtained 1,953,998 votes or 60.65% of the 188 seats in parliament. A...

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