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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Macron, Merkel and Juncker to meet China’s Xi on Tuesday

By |marec 22nd, 2019|China, EU-China relations, EUCO, News, OBOR, Xi Jinping|

French President Emmanuel Macron invited German chancellor Angela Merkel and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to join a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping next Tuesday (26 March), in a bid to forge a united front in European eff...

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Farage to lobby EU countries in search of Brexit extension veto

By |marec 14th, 2019|2019 European elections, Article 50 extension, Brexit, EPP, EUCO, Fidesz, Hungary, Law and Justice Party, Lega, Matteo Salvini, News, Poland, Theresa May|

Former UKIP leader Nigel Farage said on Wednesday (13 March) he will lobby EU countries to make sure one of them vetoes a possible extension of Article 50 past the 29 March deadline.

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Bulgaria’s PM decries organisation of EU summit

By |junij 29th, 2018|Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Bulgarian Presidency, EUCO, Migration, News|

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov expressed his outrage on Friday (29 June) that the first day of the EU summit lasted until 5 am and that preparatory work was not taken into account.

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Eastern Europe could pay to avoid taking in refugees

By |junij 28th, 2018|Donald Tusk, Dublin regulation, EUCO, migration crisis, Nathalie Loiseau, News|

The idea of making countries pay if they are not willing to take in refugees – already debated and taboo – now seems to be the only way to solve the tricky issue of migrants’ allocation.

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Eurozone leaders pledge to conclude banking union by June

By |marec 23rd, 2018|Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron, EUCO, eurozone budget, News|

Friday's eurozone summit ended with an agreement to finalise the banking union by June, but the future of the fiscal union remains unclear as leaders remained divided.

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Juncker warns of cuts to MFF despite member states’ promised additional cash

By |februar 23rd, 2018|Brexit, CAP, EUCO, FebruarySummit, Jean-Claude Juncker, Mariano Rajoy, Mateusz Morawiecki, Multi-Annual Financial Framework (MFF), News|

Most EU leaders accepted on Friday (23 February) that they will add more funds to the EU budget after 2020, but European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said that funds for farmers and cohesion would still be reduced.

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New Polish PM Morawiecki makes summit debut

By |december 14th, 2017|EUCO, Mateusz Morawiecki, News, profile|

Poland's newly appointed Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki will attend his first  European summit in Brussels on Thursday (14 December), where leaders and policymakers hope he will be more cooperative than his predecessor Beata Szydło, who resigned this week.

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