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European Union Parliament considers revamp of seats after Brexit

It proposed that some seats could in the future be reserved for pan-European lists.

published on : 23rd January 2018

European Union removes Panama, seven others from tax haven list amid criticism

The United Arab Emirates, Tunisia, Mongolia, Macau, Grenada and Barbados were also lifted from the list by finance ministers.

published on : 23rd January 2018

EU  blacklists top Venezuelan officials over human rights violations, torture

The EU has voiced serious concerns about rights abuses in Venezuela, where protests against Maduro last year turned violent and economic collapse has led to dire shortages of food and medicine.

published on : 22nd January 2018

United Kingdom could join reconfigured European Union in future: minister

Britain could take part in a new model of European cooperation after Brexit but is unlikely to rejoin the EU in its current form, a senior minister has said.

published on : 20th January 2018

Don't dream it's over: European Union's Brexit message to Britain

EU President Donald Tusk began the charm offensive, saying that the bloc's "hearts are open" to Britain changing its mind.

published on : 19th January 2018

Nine dead as huge storms batter Europe

Germany halted all long-distance rail traffic for at least a day, while numerous domestic flights were scrapped as hurricane-force winds lashed the country.

published on : 19th January 2018

Huge storms hit northern Europe, leave three dead

Violent gales battered northern Europe and beyond Thursday, snapping air and train links and leaving three people dead, all killed by falling trees.

published on : 18th January 2018

EU agrees to blacklist seven top Venezuelan officials

Seven individuals have been blacklisted according to diplomats, making them subject to asset freezes and travel bans.

published on : 18th January 2018

European Union accuses Russia of 'orchestrated' disinformation campaign

Russia faces a barrage of accusations of interfering in a string of seismic political events like Brexit and  2016 US election.

published on : 17th January 2018

European Union sets 2030 target for recyclable plastic packaging

The European Union unveiled plans Tuesday for all plastic packaging in Europe to be recyclable by 2030 and phase out single-use plastic like coffee cups to fight pollution.

published on : 17th January 2018

'New' RCom expects USD 700 million revenue from new undersea cable

The 'new RCom' also announced a USD 600-million investment to build a 68,000-km undersea cable network that will carry data to Europe and Hong Kong from its headquarters.

published on : 16th January 2018

EU to remove Panama, seven others from tax haven blacklist

An EU official said that the bloc's finance ministers would pare down the list at talks next week, satisfied that the countries had made committed tax reforms.

published on : 16th January 2018

African trio Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Michael Olunga star in top European leagues

Mohamed Salah, Sadio Mane and Michael Olunga starred on a great weekend for Africans across the major European leagues.

published on : 15th January 2018

Brexit backer Nigel Farage docked pay over misspent funds

Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage has lost nearly half of annual European Parliament salary over allegations that he misspent funds, claims his political group on Friday branded "vindictive".

published on : 13th January 2018

US stocks end at records as euro gains on dollar

All three major US indices finished solidly higher at records as investors appeared to jump at the chance to buy stocks at lower prices following Wednesday's modest pullback.

published on : 12th January 2018
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