Italy papers slam ‘Ugly Europe’ over delayed economic plan

By |marec 27th, 2020|Antonio Tajani, coronabonds, coronavirus, EUCO, eurobonds, Giuseppe Conte, Italy, Luigi Di Maio, News|

The failure of EU leaders to come up with a joint economic response to the coronavirus crisis unleashed widespread criticism in Italy on Friday, with newspapers slamming Europe's foot dragging.

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Bulgaria proposes to transship EU trucks going to Turkey

By |marec 26th, 2020|Bulgaria, EUCO, News, road transport, Turkey|

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov will propose to EU leaders during their teleconference on Thursday (26 March) that his country would transship goods of trucks from EU countries going to Turkey. The alternative is that EU drivers would wait 14 da...

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France wants EU to win COVID-19 ‘communications battle’

By |marec 26th, 2020|communication, coronavirus, COVID-19, EUCO, eurobonds, European Council, France, News, Solidarity|

European solidarity is being put to the test as some EU member states are not supporting the idea of 'corona bonds' and the EU's approach to communicating with the public about the crisis remains too discreet, according to Paris. EURACTIV France reports.

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EU leaders to hold coronavirus video conference on 26 March

By |marec 20th, 2020|Charles Michel, coronavirus, EUCO, News|

European Union leaders will hold another video conference on 26 March to discuss the impact of coronavirus, a top official said on Thursday (19 March), the same day the European Parliament plans to increase EU aid to the economy.

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Can the EU be run by videolink? Confidentiality is the biggest problem

By |marec 18th, 2020|Charles Michel, coronavirus, EUCO, News|

The European Union runs on meetings -- endless gatherings to take decisions and try to build consensus among 27 diverse member states.

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At EU summit, Bulgaria’s Borissov fends off accusations of money laundering

By |februar 21st, 2020|Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, corruption, EUCO, money laundering, News, Organised Crime|

The Spanish newspaper elPeriodico on Friday (21 February) published an investigative report stating that Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov is being investigated by the Catalan police for alleged involvement in money laundering and organised crime...

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Summit fails to narrow differences over EU’s seven-year budget

By |februar 21st, 2020|EU budget 2021-2027, EUCO, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News|

EU leaders broke off in the early hours of Friday (21 February) after failing to make significant progress on the bloc's expenditure for the next seven years. They will reconvene at 10:00am this morning to try and make a breakthrough.

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Differences between Merkel and Macron are slight but real

By |oktober 18th, 2019|Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron, EUCO, France, Germany, News, summit|

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel gave their views on Europe in their concluding remarks at the end of the European Council Summit on Friday 18 October. Although they attempted to show a united front on EU issues, dif...

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Visegrad 4, North Macedonia in last-ditch effort to change French enlargement veto

By |oktober 17th, 2019|Albania, Donald Tusk, Emmanuel Macron, enlargement, EU accession, EUCO, European Council, Johannes Hahn, News, North Macedonia, Viktor Orbán, Visegrad 4, Zoran Zaev|

In a last-ditch effort on Wednesday evening (16 October) before a decisive EU summit, the Visegrad Four and North Macedonian officials tried to sway the enlargement mood in Brussels.

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Merkel says she’s ‘fine’ after trembling spell

By |junij 19th, 2019|Angela Merkel, EU top jobs, EUCO, german elections, News|

German Chancellor Angela Merkel dismissed concerns about her health after visibly trembling at an official ceremony Tuesday (18 June), saying she was just a bit dehydrated in the heat.

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