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EU summit postponed after European Council President Charles Michel forced to self-isolate

The EU summit has been postponed for a week because European Council President Charles Michel has gone into quarantine. Spokesman Barend Leyts said on Tuesday that Michel 'today learned that a security officer, with whom...

EU should check own glasshouses before throwing stones at PH – Prof. Carlos

A political analyst took to social media her stand on the recent recommendation of European Union (EU) lawmakers to impose economic sanctions on Philippine goods entering their market because of alleged violation of human...

Pakistan risks Basmati export as India applies GI tag in EU

Islamabad, Sep 19 (IANS) Pakistan is facing another potential threat of a major damage to its exports as India has applied for an exclusive Geographical Indications (GI) tag to Basmati rice in the...

European Parliament calls on PHL gov’t to renew ABS-CBN franchise, drop charges vs Ressa, De Lima

(Eagle News) – Members of the European Parliament expressed alarm about what they claimed was a “deteriorating level of press freedom in the Philippines” and called on the Philippine government to “renew” the franchise...

EU parliament resolution urging UN to probe PH drug war killings cited

Bayan Muna Rep. Carlos Zarate and Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman lauded the adoption by the European Union Parliament of a resolution urging the United Nations to lead “an independent investigation into widespread killings in...

EU Parliament threatens to revoke PH trade perks

MANILA, Philippines — The European Parliament threatened to revoke the Philippines’ trading privileges with the European Union if it will not implement international conventions on human rights and urged the International Criminal Court (ICC)...

The EU and the Ministry of Agriculture support Palestinian farmers in marketing their products locally

Related Articles Ramallah/PNN/ The Office of the European Union Representative and the Palestinian Ministry of Agriculture joined 28 Palestinian farmers at the opening of “Baladi Market” al-Istiqlal Park in al-Bireh city. “Baladi Market” supports Palestinian farmers...

Brexit added to agenda of EU leaders’ special European Council meeting

Taoiseach Micheál Martin will join fellow EU leaders for discussions on Brexit next week when they gather in Brussels for a special European Council meeting. ...

Forward look: 19 September – 4 October 2020

Overview of the main topics and events at the Council of EU and European Council. The indicated format of each meeting (physical or virtual) are subject to change. Foreign Affairs Council, 21 September 2020 Foreign affairs ministers...

Romania and UK judicial authorities jointly dismantle ‘loverboy’ criminal network specialized in trafficking and sexually exploiting young girls

The Hague, 18 September 2020 During a Joint Action Day executed on the 9th of September 2020, judicial and law enforcement authorities in The UK and Romania have arrested 21 members of an organized criminal...

EU must diversify trade ties, develop own value chains – Germany’s Altmaier

By Michael Nienaber2 Min Read BERLIN (Reuters) - The European Union must diversify its trade relations, become less dependent on Asian suppliers in certain areas such as medical precursors, and develop its own value chains...

EU, UK Should Impose Visa Restrictions on Election Riggers in Nigeria – Kogi Rep

EU, UK Should Impose Visa Restrictions on Election Riggers in Nigeria - Kogi Rep Tajudeen Yusuf, a member of the house of representatives from Kogi state, says the European Union (EU) and UK...

European Parliament condemns Turkey’s actions in Exclusive Economic Zone of Greece and Cyprus

Members of the European Parliament have condemned Turkey’s actions in the Exclusive Economic Zone of Greece and Cyprus and have expressed full solidarity with the two member states of the European Union. They have also...

European Parliament blasts Turkey on illegal actions against Greece

European Parliament blasts Turkey in resolution calling for immediate end of illegal actions against Greece With 601 votes in favor, 57 against and 36 abstentions, the Plenary Session of the European Parliament adopted a resolution...

Philippines: Speech on behalf of the HR/VP at the European Parliament

… the European Parliament, thank you for your remarks. The European Union has … ) report discussed in the European Parliament; as well as directly...

EU Commission presents 2030 climate plan for greener EU

The European Commission on Thursday September 17th presented its new climate plan for 2030, including a tougher target to cut emissions to 55% of their 1990 levels, informs LETA/DPA. Frans Timmermans, European Commissioner for the...

Moria: European Parliament debate response to fire at migrant camp

The European Parliament held a session on Thursday in response to the crisis caused after tens of thousands of migrants were left homeless by a fire in the Moria camp on Lesbos. The EU lawmakers discussed the need...

European Parliament: Lukashenko should not be recognised as Belarus president

Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko should no longer be recognised as president from November when his term expires, the European Parliament said on Thursday (17 September), calling for European Union economic sanctions to be imposed...

EU executive to propose framework for minimal wage in EU

“For too many people, work no longer pays,” von der Leyen told the European Parliament in an annual policy speech. “Dumping wages destroys the dignity of work, penalises the entrepreneur who pays decent wages...

EU sanctions an option to halt Turkey’s gas search

… Kourtoglou, AP Cyprus: EU sanctions an option to halt … Nicos Anastasiades said the EU should weigh using “all … being taken against European...

Five things from EU chief’s first State of the Union speech

image copyrightReuters European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has delivered her first State of the Union address, outlining her vision for the future of the European Union (EU). The Commission drafts EU laws, enforces EU...

Troubled pasts, and their implication for European integration

… bridges is not easy. EU-funded researchers are analysing collective … advance European integration. © sewcream #304603641, source:stock.adobe.com 2020 ...

EU chief says UK cannot change EU-UK withdrawal agreement

… Union speech at the European Parliament in Brussels, Wednesday, … State of the European Union address to the EU legislators. Weakened … Union speech at the European Parliament in Brussels,...

EU chief says U.K. cannot change EU-U.K. withdrawal agreement

BRUSSELS -- European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said Wednesday that the United Kingdom cannot unilaterally change the EU-U.K. bilateral withdrawal agreement without destroying global trust in the country. Insisting...

‘This is the moment for the EU to lead the way,’ says EU chief Ursula von der Leyen

The EU's most powerful senior official unveiled plans to reboot the bloc's battered economy with what is being dubbed a "green new deal." Ursula von der Leyen, the president of the European Commission, said the EU should significantly...
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