Brussels Airlines could be renationalised

By |april 2nd, 2020|News|

Belgian flag-carrier Brussels Airlines could be brought into state-ownership in order to save it from bankruptcy, according to LN24.

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British American Tobacco working on COVID-19 vaccine using tobacco leaves

By |april 2nd, 2020|News|

British American Tobacco, the maker of Dunhill and Lucky Strike cigarettes, said on Wednesday its U.S. biotech unit was working on a potential vaccine for COVID-19 using proteins extracted from tobacco leaves. Kentucky BioProcessing (KBP), the unit dev...

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EU carbon market emissions (excluding aviation) fell 8.7% in 2019

By |april 2nd, 2020|coal phase-out, News|

Greenhouse gas emissions regulated under Europe's carbon market fell by 8.7% last year,  according to preliminary like-for-like European Commission data examined by carbon analysts at Refinitiv.

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‘No gloves, no masks’: Romania medical workers fear for lives in virus fight

By |april 2nd, 2020|coronavirus, hospitals, News, Romania|

"We don't have gloves, masks, anything," says one of the medical team at southeastern Romania's Râmnicu Sărat hospital, one of those designated to treat COVID-19 patients.

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A letter from the north

By |april 2nd, 2020|News|

Serbia’s foreign minister, Ivica Dacic, has received a letter from the ambassadors of Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Norway thanking him for offering to transfer their citizens stranded in Serbia, the Foreign Ministry announced on Wednesday (1 Apri).  The letter, posted...

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NGOs criticise Commission over CAP impact on biodiversity

By |april 2nd, 2020|Biodiversity, Birdlife, CAP, Common Agicultural Policy, EEB, EU 2020 Biodiversity Strategy, IEEP, News, WWF|

Environmental NGOs have accused the European Commission of "greenwashing" and cherry-picking positive messages from an EU-funded independent evaluation study about the impact of Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) on habitats, landscapes and biodiversity.

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Finland considers shutting completely border with Sweden

By |april 2nd, 2020|News, The Capitals|

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out more about Portugal's extended lockdown and Austria's criticism of Hungary's emergency law and so much more.

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BELGRADE / Borrell: lifting tariffs important in times of crisis

By |april 2nd, 2020|News|

EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Josep Borrell, hailed on Wednesday (1 April) a decision of the Kosovo government to fully lift the tariffs on goods coming from Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina. “Happy to see the...

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ZAGREB – New economic measures

By |april 2nd, 2020|News|

Croatian PM Andrej Plenković has presented the second economic relief package tailored for entrepreneurs who are struggling amid the coronavirus crisis and taking account of the criticisms from the private sector. The state will cover the minimum wage which has...

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SOFIA – Call to cancel Mobility Package

By |april 2nd, 2020|News|

Bulgaria and seven other countries have asked the EU institutions to shelve draft legislation on the Mobility Package which would put additional burden on road transport firms hit by the coronavirus outbreak. Transport ministers of Bulgaria, Hungary, L...

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