Serbia to bring in Russian experts to help it fight coronavirus

By |april 3rd, 2020|Aleksandar Vučić, coronavirus, Emmanuel Macron, News, Russia, Serbia|

Serbia will bring in Russian doctors and experts to help it fight the coronavirus outbreak and undertake a major disinfection effort, President Aleksandar Vučić said on Thursday (2 April).

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NATO expert panel to determine how to revive ‘brain dead’ alliance

By |april 1st, 2020|Emmanuel Macron, Jens Stoltenberg, Nato, News|

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg announced on Tuesday (31 March) the creation of a panel of 10 experts to determine NATO’s future after French President Emmanuel Macron declared last autumn that the alliance was experiencing “brain death”. The strategic shift comes...

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G20 leaders to inject $5 trillion into global economy in fight against coronavirus

By |marec 27th, 2020|coronavirus, Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron, G20, IMF, Kristalina Georgieva, News, Russia, Saudi Arabia, WHO|

Leaders of the Group of 20 major economies pledged on Thursday (26 March) to inject over $5 trillion into the global economy to limit job and income losses from the coronavirus and "do whatever it takes to overcome the pandemic."

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COVID-19: France calls unemployed to work in fields as borders stay closed

By |marec 25th, 2020|containment, coronavirus, COVID-19, Didier Guillaume, Emmanuel Macron, farmers, FNSEA, France, lockdown, News, patriotism, unemployment|

The French government has called on the technically unemployed French to make themselves available to help farmers with seasonal harvests. But such 'agricultural patriotism' does not bode well with the tightening of containment. EURACTIV France reports.

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Balkan hopefuls get green light to start EU talks, conditions still weigh on Tirana

By |marec 24th, 2020|Albania, Denmark, Emmanuel Macron, enlargement fatigue, EU enlargement, Netherlands, News, North Macedonia|

EU ministers on Tuesday (24 March) approved starting membership talks with North Macedonia and Albania, a move hailed as restoring "credibility" after months of damaging delays and bickering.

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Macron threatened UK entry ban without more stringent measures

By |marec 22nd, 2020|borders, Boris Johnson, coronavirus, Emmanuel Macron, France, News, United Kingdom|

French President Emmanuel Macron threatened to close France's border with Britain on Friday if Prime Minister Boris Johnson failed to take more stringent measures to contain the coronavirus outbreak, a French newspaper reported.

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Coronavirus puts French agricultural production centre-stage

By |marec 19th, 2020|agricultural unions, agriculture, Bruno Le Maire, coronavirus, Didier Guillaume, Emmanuel Macron, Farm to Fork, FNSEA, France, News, Supply Chain, young farmers|

In France, the coronavirus crisis has put the agricultural sector back in the spotlight as concerns persist about the transport of food and seasonal shortages of farm labourers. EURACTIV France reports.

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Coronavirus Western Front: Italy deaths hit record

By |marec 19th, 2020|China, coronavirus, Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron, Italy, News, Ursula von der Leyen, WHO|

Italy on Wednesday (18 March) reported nearly 500 new deaths from the novel coronavirus, the highest one-day official toll of any nation, as Donald Trump ordered sweeping new action against the pandemic and declared himself a war president.

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Merkel urges Germans to stay home, no restrictive measures

By |marec 19th, 2020|Angela Merkel, Austria, coronavirus, COVID-19, Emmanuel Macron, France, Germany, News, Sebastian Kurz|

German Chancellor Angela Merkel used all her political weight in a  televised address on Wednesday to call on Germans to respect the containment rules imposed because of the coronavirus, urging them to show solidarity and help counter "the biggest challenge since World War Two".

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After declaring ‘war’ on COVID-19, France readies measures to uphold economy

By |marec 18th, 2020|Bruno Le Maire, businesses, coronavirus, COVID-19, economic plan, Economy, Édouard Philippe, Emmanuel Macron, fund, nationalisation, News|

To cushion the economic impact of the coronavirus, French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire has announced a series of measures to support businesses, including "nationalisation". EURACTIV France reports.

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