Treaty of Aachen: ‘France and Germany have to show responsibility’

By |januar 22nd, 2019|Angela Merkel, Elysée Treaty, Emmanuel Macron, EU reforms, France, Franco-German relations, Germany, News, Treaty of Aachen|

More than half a century after the Élysée Treaty was signed, France and Germany are renewing their alliance. Both countries want to cooperate closely economically, culturally and in terms of foreign policy. But can a treaty bridge existing differences of opinion? EURACTIV Germany reports.

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France and Germany endorse a disenchanted vision of their relationship in new treaty

By |januar 21st, 2019|Angela Merkel, Elysée Treaty, Emmanuel Macron, Franco-German relations, News|

The treaty that France and Germany will sign on Tuesday (22 January) stems from Macron’s pro-European vigour. The text is a pragmatic one, promoting the economy and defence rather than politics but some major differences remain. EURACTIV France reports.

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Carbon pricing dropped from new Franco-German treaty

By |januar 21st, 2019|Carbon pricing, Elysée Treaty, France, Germany, News|

France and Germany will cement their historic post-war reconciliation with the signing of a new Elysée treaty on Tuesday (22 January). But the draft text, seen by EURACTIV, no longer mentions carbon pricing among new bilateral initiatives.

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France’s ‘great national debate’: Taxes, public services, environment and democracy

By |januar 14th, 2019|"great national debate", Chantal Jouanno, citizen consultations, Elysée Treaty, Emmanuel Macron, gilets jaunes, grand débat national, News, yellow vests|

The French president wants to hold a “great national debate” by mid-March in an attempt to find a way out of the ‘yellow vest’ crisis. The head of state has revealed the debate’s main topics in a letter addressed to the French people. EURACTIV France reports.

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55th anniversary of the Élysée Treaty: A new Franco-German axis?

By |januar 22nd, 2018|Angela Merkel, Elysée Treaty, Emmanuel Macron, Franco-German tandem, News|

This Monday (22 January) marks the 55th anniversary of the Élysée Treaty signed between Germany and France. At present, the two most powerful EU members are once again about to initiate more cooperation and German Grand Coalition negotiators are even demanding a remake of the Treaty. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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