Germany and France will outline on Monday a joint proposal for a financial transaction tax for the European Union that is based on a model already tested in France, the Sueddeutsche Zeitung newspaper reported late on Sunday (2 December).
At the summit of the Friend of Cohesion group in the Slovakian capital Bratislava, Baltic countries, along with 11 other European Union (EU) member states, took a stand against reduced funding for cohesion and direct payments during the EU's next budgetary period.
The standoff between Russia and the West has shown little sign of abating throughout 2018, and recent U.S. efforts to ramp up the pressure on the Kremlin signal that such tensions are only going to increase in the year to come
Turkey and the EU Commission meet to start negotiations on data sharing with the European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation (Europol) in line with the 2016 refugee deal between Brussels and Ankara that stipulated 72 benchmarks for Turkish citizens' visa liberalization.
On November 19, 2018, the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) held a presentation of “No Place for Russia: European Security Institutions Since 1989” written by William Hill.
May you live in interesting times” is a traditional Chinese saying. When the Chinese wanted to curse someone, they would say “may live in interesting times.” I think we are living in a time when this curse is actualized because we are living in a truly interesting time.
The election winner, the first woman to hold presidential office in the country, outran her opponent by more than 19% of the votes.
The European Union might need to get back to the Brexit deal in the winter as it might fail to get approval in the British parliament, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite has warned.
Not worth risking the transatlantic cooperation for any business benefit
TALLINN – During a meeting in Brussels on Tuesday, Estonia's Defense Minister Juri Luik and ministers of defense of the other European Union member states discussed cooperation between the EU and NATO, the activity of the European Defense Agency and EU military missions, as well as matters related to operations.