The European Commission has decided not to recommend fines against Spain and Portugal for running high budget deficits. Brussels appeared afraid sanctions would “not have been understood by the public.”
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European governments have approved the new agreement after the last one was struck down for not guarding citizens’ privacy. Certain protective measures have been added, though not enough to convince four countries.
While faulting Madrid and Lisbon for failing to take necessary measures to bring their budgets within limits, the European Commission will leave it to EU finance ministers to decide if they deserve to be penalized.
After voting for Brexit, the UK has to negotiate its trade relations with the EU and other countries. In this context, the so-called ‘Norwegian model’ has emerged as a favorable option, but what does it actually mean?
The EU Commission is reportedly planning to push through a free trade agreement between Canada and the EU, known as CETA, without giving the bloc’s national parliaments a say in it.
EU head of delegation signs Memoranda of Understanding with PEC and foreign ministry
Reuters – The European Commission is examining several foreign holdings in European airlines, including Delta Air Lines’ stake in Britain’s Virgin and Etihad’s stake in Germany’s Air Berlin, to see if they comply with rules for operating an airline within Europe. A spokesman for Siim Kallas, the European Union commissioner for transport policy, said on …
The commission organised a regional conference to launch the largest collaborative research programme in the world
Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Amr Darrag discussed a €200m grant to support Egypt’s public budget (currently running a 10.6% of GDP deficit) with EU delegation head James Moran
Five billion Euros to Egypt depend on holding democratic elections and national dialogue
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The European Commission released a report on Wednesday assessing Egypt’s transition to democracy
With the crisis on their doorstep, Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister for Energy, Hussein Al-Shahristani and Foreign Minister, Hoshyar Zebari spoke to the press on Sunday