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EU Sets out Brexit Mandate for Chief Negotiator Barnier

3 hours ago in World » Europe | Views: 82

Ministers for the European Union from the bloc's 27 remaining member states on Monday approved the terms under which chief negotiator Barnier will discuss Britain's departure, Deutsche Welle reported.

Hungarians Hold Peaceful Protest Against PM Viktor Orban

May 22, 2017, Monday // 13:31 in World » Europe | Views: 51

Thousands of Hungarians have once again marched to the parliament in protest against Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s clampdown on a top foreign university and non-governmental organizations.

Macron and Gentiloni Present United Front over EU

May 22, 2017, Monday // 09:18 in World » Europe | Views: 85

The leaders of France and Italy have called for more integrated EU action to tackle the on going migration crisis, Euronews reports.

Marine Le Pen Regrets 'Aggressive' Debate with Macron

May 20, 2017, Saturday // 13:34 in World » Europe | Views: 103

Marine Le Pen has acknowledged that her controversial debate performance against French presidential rival Emmanuel Macron earlier this month was peppered with “too much fury”, Euronews reported.

Eurozone Consumer Sentiment Continues to Improve

May 19, 2017, Friday // 20:31 in World » Europe | Views: 87

Consumer confidence in the 19 countries that make up the eurozone rose less than expected in May according to a preliminary estimate by the European Commission

Erdogan Blasts EU for Forcing Turkey to Crawl at Its Gate

May 19, 2017, Friday // 14:20 in World » Europe | Views: 71

­ Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan blasted the European Union for forcing his country to, as he said, "crawl before the gates of the EU".

Britain's Prime Minister to Clamp down CEO Salaries

May 18, 2017, Thursday // 20:08 in World » Europe | Views: 58

Theresa May has pledged to make it more difficult for foreign companies to take over UK firms.

Germany's Federal Foreign Office Calls Ivanov's Ambassador Remarks 'Inappropriate'

May 18, 2017, Thursday // 17:30 in World » Europe | Views: 161

 The German Federal Foreign Office in a press release on Thursday, distributed by the German Embassy in Skopje, welcomes the decision of President Gjorge Ivanov to award the mandate on government formation all the while calling his remarks about the Germa

Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny Steps down as Fine Gael Leader

May 18, 2017, Thursday // 14:32 in World » Europe | Views: 50

Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny has stood down as leader of Fine Gael, the BBC reported.

Ukraine Gets Visa-Free Travels in EU

May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 21:52 in World » Europe | Views: 126

Ukrainian and EU officials have signed a long-awaited visa waiver deal, Euronews reported.

Greeks Join Nationwide Strike over New Round of Bailout Reforms

May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 14:30 in World » Europe | Views: 76

Greek ferry, bus and train services were disrupted and civil servants and doctors stopped work in nationwide walkout on Wednesday, as lawmakers debated austerity measures that lenders want the indebted country to implement, Euronews reported.

Norway's Wealth Fund Increases Property Portfolio in London

May 16, 2017, Tuesday // 23:43 in World » Europe | Views: 40

Norway’s USD 941-billion (GBP 730.

EU to Investigate Italy, Fiat over Emissions

May 16, 2017, Tuesday // 22:43 in World » Europe | Views: 81

The European Commission will launch infringement proceedings against the Italian government on Wednesday over its handling of an emission-cheating investigation into Fiat Chrysler (FCA), German daily Handelsblatt reported on Tuesday, Euronews reported.

Ukraine Blocks Russia's Answer to Facebook and Google

May 16, 2017, Tuesday // 14:20 in World » Europe | Views: 79

Russia’s Facebook and Google equivalents have been banned in Ukraine – hitting millions of web surfers, Euronews writes.

New French President Meets German Chancellor

May 15, 2017, Monday // 20:43 in World » Europe | Views: 72

New French President Emmanuel Macron has met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, just a day after officially taking office, Eurozone.