Sassoli shows his difference with von der Leyen over Hungary

By |april 1st, 2020|Authoritarianism, Dacian Cioloş, David Sassoli, EPP, European Parliament, Hungary, illiberal democracy, News, Renew Europe, S&D, Ursula von der Leyen, Viktor Orbán|

European Parliament President David Sassoli has asked the European Commission to assess whether the new laws introduced in Hungary under the disguise of coronavirus emergency comply with the most important text of EU treaties, he said late on Tuesday (...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Sassoli shows his difference with von der Leyen over Hungary

EU foreign ministers promise more humanitarian aid to Syria

By |marec 6th, 2020|Dacian Cioloş, EU-Turkey deal, European humanitarian aid, Greece, Josep Borrell, News, Russia, Syria, Turkey, United Nations|

The EU is willing to provide more money for migrants stranded in Turkey, but Ankara must refrain from using them as a bargaining chip, the bloc's foreign ministers announced after an extraordinary meeting about the crisis in Syria's northwestern Idlib ...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU foreign ministers promise more humanitarian aid to Syria

Renew Europe vows to break ‘taboos’ in EU agriculture

By |februar 3rd, 2020|common agricultural policy, Dacian Cioloş, European Green Deal, Farm to Fork, GMOs, Martin Hlaváček, News, Pesticides|

The centrist Renew Europe group in the European Parliament aims to “break taboos” in the agricultural sector, according to one of its Czech deputies, Martin Hlaváček.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Renew Europe vows to break ‘taboos’ in EU agriculture

Ciolos: Europe’s Green Deal is an opportunity for renewal and reinvention

By |december 11th, 2019|Dacian Cioloş, European Green Deal, News|

The Green Deal communication by the European Commission is a priority initiative, which must mark the opening chapter for a transformational project. The aim of this project is to deliver prosperity and a brighter, cleaner future for our continent, writes Dacian Cioloș.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Ciolos: Europe’s Green Deal is an opportunity for renewal and reinvention

Finland aims to put €10bn more in CAP’s second pillar

By |december 4th, 2019|CAP, CMO, common agricultural policy, Dacian Cioloş, direct payments, first pillar, Janusz Wojciechowski, News, Paolo De Castro, rural development, second pillar|

Finland's presidency proposed an EU’s seven-year budget that leaves allocations for direct payments and market measures as they were set up in Common Agricultural Policy's Commission proposal, adding €10 billion of fresh money in the rural development funds.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Finland aims to put €10bn more in CAP’s second pillar

Ciolos: We need strong majority for a ‘Renewed’ Europe

By |oktober 17th, 2019|Dacian Cioloş, News, Renew Europe|

Today, I will have the pleasure of hosting a Renew Europe pre-summit meeting of our political family’s leaders, bringing together seven heads of state and government, and leaders representing nearly 90 political parties throughout Europe, occupying countless offices at a...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Ciolos: We need strong majority for a ‘Renewed’ Europe

Commissioner-nominees Trocsanyi and Plumb face grilling over personal finances

By |september 26th, 2019|Dacian Cioloş, European Parliament, László Trócsányi, News, PSD, Rovana Plumb, Siegfried Mureșan, Ursula von der Leyen, Viktor Orbán|

European lawmakers on Wednesday (25 September) asked the Romanian and Hungarian EU commissioner nominees to face a grilling over potential conflicts of interest and discrepancies in property statements.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Commissioner-nominees Trocsanyi and Plumb face grilling over personal finances

Romania ruling coalition collapses as junior partner quits

By |avgust 27th, 2019|Călin Popescu Tăriceanu, Dacian Cioloş, Dan Barna, Klaus Iohannis, News, PSD, Romania, Romania elections, Viorica Dancila|

Romania's ruling coalition collapsed Monday (26 August) when the junior partner announced it was pulling out in the latest setback to the governing Social Democrats two months before a presidential election.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Romania ruling coalition collapses as junior partner quits

Bulgarian EPP deputy: Don’t take vote for Ursula von der Leyen for granted

By |julij 15th, 2019|Bulgaria, Dacian Cioloş, EPP, EU top jobs, News, Poland, rule of law, Sergey Stanishev, Ursula von der Leyen|

Part of the centre-right European People's Party (EPP) has serious doubts about Ursula von der Leyen’s nomination for President of the European Commission and may not support her, Bulgarian MEP Radan Kanev told news website EUelectionsBulgaria.com.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Bulgarian EPP deputy: Don’t take vote for Ursula von der Leyen for granted

EU country briefing: Romania

By |april 4th, 2019|Country Briefing, Dacian Cioloş, Klaus Iohannis, Laura Codruta Kovesi, News, Romania, Victor Ponta, Viorica Dancila|

The following article is a part of a series of brief country profiles for the EU-27 ahead of the European elections in May. Romania, together with Bulgaria, missed the first wave of the EU’s eastward expansion in 2004. The two joined the...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU country briefing: Romania