Central Europe and Baltic states GDP will fall by 4.3% in 2020, ERBD report says

By |maj 13th, 2020|Baltic countries, Central Europe, Corona, COVID 19 crisis, ERBD, News, Poland, Regional Economy, Romania|

The economies of Central Europe and the Baltic states are seen contracting by 4.3% on average in 2020, according to a report by the European Bank for Reconstructing and Development (ERBD) published on Wednesday (13 May). The report also showed that EU ...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Central Europe and Baltic states GDP will fall by 4.3% in 2020, ERBD report says

MEPs call for convergence to avoid ‘Orwellian’ fate for farmers

By |maj 7th, 2020|Baltic countries, CAP reform, Eastern countries, External convergence, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News|

As long as there are 'equal' and 'more equal' farmers within the EU, its Eastern member states will be giving up farming and abandoning rural areas, a group of 65 EU lawmakers warned in a letter addressed to the presidents of the bloc's top institutions.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za MEPs call for convergence to avoid ‘Orwellian’ fate for farmers

Russia not target in US army’s massive Europe deployment: NATO

By |februar 3rd, 2020|Baltic countries, Donald Trump, Jens Stoltenberg, military exercises, Nato, News, Russia, World War II|

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg insisted Monday (3 February) that a massive transfer of US and allied troops to Eastern Europe as part of a military exercise was not aimed at Russia.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Russia not target in US army’s massive Europe deployment: NATO

Baltic farmers in Brussels to restore CAP’s ‘historical anomaly’

By |december 12th, 2018|Baltic countries, common agricultural policy, direct payments, News|

Farmers from the Baltic countries will gather on 13 December in Brussels to call for a fairer distribution of payments in the framework of the post-2020 Common Agricultural Policy (CAP).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Baltic farmers in Brussels to restore CAP’s ‘historical anomaly’

US pushes NATO to ready more forces to deter Russian threat

By |junij 5th, 2018|Baltic countries, European defence, Jim Mattis, Nato, News, Poland, Russia, USA, Vladimir Chizhov|

The United States is pressing its European allies to get more NATO battalions, ships and planes ready for combat, officials say, in a fresh move to shore up NATO’s deterrence against any Russian attack.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za US pushes NATO to ready more forces to deter Russian threat

Baltic states to ask Trump for greater protection from Russia

By |april 3rd, 2018|Baltic countries, Baltic States, Donald Trump, EU-NATO, News, United States|

Baltic state leaders will ask the United States to send more troops and bolster air defences on NATO’s eastern flank to deter Russia when they meet President Donald Trump on Tuesday (3 April), officials said. Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite, Estonian...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Baltic states to ask Trump for greater protection from Russia

Baltic leaders back bigger EU budget after Brexit

By |februar 16th, 2018|Baltic countries, CAP, Dalia Grybauskaitė, Donald Tusk, Estonia, EU budget 2020-2027, Günther Oettinger, Juri Ratas, Latvia, Lithuania, Maris Kucinskis, News|

The leaders of three Baltic states yesterday (15 February) backed a proposal for EU members to pay more into the bloc's budget after 2020 to fill a Brexit void.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Baltic leaders back bigger EU budget after Brexit