EU-Mercosur deal will have devastating impact on climate, NGOs warn

By |julij 2nd, 2020|agriculture, climate, deforestation, EU-Mercosur, European Commission, France, Jair Bolsonaro, News, Nicholas Hulot, Phil Hogan|

After 20 years of negotiations, the text of the EU-Mercosur deal was concluded between the EU and the Latin American countries of Mercosur on 28 June in Brussels. While the agreement still has to be approved by the European Parliament and Council, farm...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU-Mercosur deal will have devastating impact on climate, NGOs warn

Germany urges ‘no favours’ in Airbus job cuts

By |julij 2nd, 2020|Airbus, France, Germany, News, Peter Altmaier|

German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier on Wednesday (1 July) urged plane builder Airbus to spread the pain fairly as it cuts 15,000 jobs to deal with lower orders following the coronavirus pandemic.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Germany urges ‘no favours’ in Airbus job cuts

German EU Presidency: Berlin to lead on EU economic policy

By |julij 1st, 2020|economic policy, EU Council Presidency, France, German EU presidency 2020, Germany, hydrogen strategy, News|

As Germany took over the EU Council Presidency on Wednesday (1 July), Economy Minister Peter Altmaier (CDU) presented plans for reorienting the bloc's economic policy, signalling Germany's commitment towards non-EU countries and confirming the focus on...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za German EU Presidency: Berlin to lead on EU economic policy

Turkish envoy says France suspending role in NATO naval mission

By |julij 1st, 2020|France, Libya, Nato, News, Turkey|

Turkey's ambassador to France on Wednesday (1 July) said that Paris had informed NATO it was suspending its involvement in a naval operation in the Mediterranean after a probe into an incident between French and Turkish warships did not back Paris' cla...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Turkish envoy says France suspending role in NATO naval mission

France and Sahel leaders gather for summit on anti-jihad campaign

By |junij 30th, 2020|Emmanuel Macron, France, G5 Sahel, Jihadism, News|

Leaders from five West African countries and their ally France gathered Tuesday (30 June) to take stock of a new strategy to intensify the fight against jihadist insurgents in the Sahel.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za France and Sahel leaders gather for summit on anti-jihad campaign

Merkel und Macron show unity ahead of all-important EU summit

By |junij 30th, 2020|Angela Merkel, Berlin, cooperation, Deutschland, Emmanuel Macron, EU, EU budget, European Commission, France, Germany, Kommission, Merseburg, News, Paris, Recovery Fund, state visit|

In a show of unity, French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel met on Monday (29 June) and reaffirmed their commitment to the EU Recovery Fund, voicing hope that EU leaders would overcome their current differences. EURACTIV Ge...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Merkel und Macron show unity ahead of all-important EU summit

Scholz and Le Maire present a united front on digital and corporate taxation

By |junij 23rd, 2020|Bruno Le Maire, corporate tax, digital tax, France, German EU presidency 2020, Germany, News, Olaf Scholz, Peter Altmaier|

Finance Minister and Vice Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) and his French counterpart Bruno Le Maire (LREM) are confident that the current OECD negotiations on international tax systems will be concluded by the end of 2020. EURACTIV Germany reports.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Scholz and Le Maire present a united front on digital and corporate taxation

Macron marks de Gaulle’s wartime appeal with UK visit

By |junij 19th, 2020|Emmanuel Macron, France, News, World War II|

French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday (18 June) made his first overseas trip since the coronavirus outbreak began, visiting London to mark the 80th anniversary of wartime resistance leader Charles de Gaulle's rallying cry against Nazi occupation...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Macron marks de Gaulle’s wartime appeal with UK visit

NATO opens probe into France-Turkey naval incident in Mediterranean

By |junij 18th, 2020|France, Jens Stoltenberg, Libya crisis, Nato, News, Turkey|

NATO is investigating an incident in the Eastern Mediterranean in which France says Turkish frigates were "extremely aggressive" towards a French navy vessel participating in a NATO mission in the Mediterranean, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said ...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za NATO opens probe into France-Turkey naval incident in Mediterranean

Montchalin: €500 billion in budgetary allocations to ‘be maintained at all costs’

By |junij 18th, 2020|Amelie de Montchalin, Brexit, EU recovery programme, European Council, European summit, France, News|

Ahead of tomorrow's EU summit (19 June), France's European Affairs Minister Amélie de Montchalin told EURACTIV's partner Ouest-France in an interview that the EU27, including the "frugal four", are moving towards accepting an EU recovery programme, but that it would not work without reforms and long-term investment.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Montchalin: €500 billion in budgetary allocations to ‘be maintained at all costs’