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Euro THERMONUCLEAR REACTOR PROJECT is in TROUBLE - The Register

Fri, 03/27/2015 - 1:35pm

The Register

Euro THERMONUCLEAR REACTOR PROJECT is in TROUBLE
The Register
Although the European Commission is ultimately responsible for the management of the European Union's budget, all spending must be approved by the Parliament in an annual “discharge procedure”, when MEPs check whether EU funds were spent according ...

Financial Services: Commission opens infringement procedures against ... - EU News

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 5:09am

Financial Services: Commission opens infringement procedures against ...
EU News
The European Commission has today decided formally to request Bulgaria, Hungary, Lithuania and Slovakia to submit their observations on their laws regulating the acquisition of agricultural land. These laws contain several provisions which, under EU ...

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European Parliament votes for EUR 1.8 bln loan as macro-financial assistance ... - Interfax

Thu, 03/26/2015 - 2:03am

Ukraine Today

European Parliament votes for EUR 1.8 bln loan as macro-financial assistance ...
Interfax
MEPs approved the European Commission's proposal, without amending it, by 492 votes to 107 with 13 abstentions at a plenary sitting in Brussels on Wednesday. Now this decision is to be authorized by the Council of the European Union. The European ...
European Parliament overwhelmingly supports EUR 1.8 bln aid for UkraineUkraine Today
European Parliament approves €1.8 billion EU loan to UkraineEuropean Parliament (press release)
European Parliament votes for 1.8 billion euros loan as macro-financial ...Kyiv Post
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European Union Reveals Plan to Build Capital Markets Union - RegBlog (blog)

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 11:02pm

RegBlog (blog)

European Union Reveals Plan to Build Capital Markets Union
RegBlog (blog)
The European Union recently launched an initiative to strengthen its financial system by proposing the consolidation of private lending across all 28 of its member countries into one single “Capital Markets Union.” The move represents the ... Euro flag ...

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European Parliament approves €1.8 billion EU loan to Ukraine - EU News

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 12:42pm

EU News

European Parliament approves €1.8 billion EU loan to Ukraine
EU News
EU plans to lend Ukraine €1.8 billion to help plug its short-term balance of payments gap were approved by MEPs on Wednesday. The EU will borrow the money externally and lend it on to Ukraine with the same interest rate. The disbursement will be tied ...
European Parliament votes for EUR 1.8 bln loan as macro-financial assistance ...Interfax
Exclusive: West holds off on Ukraine aid pledges, seeking reformsReuters
World in Ukraine: Journalists rate Ukraine's best friends in BrusselsKyiv Post
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Capital markets union cannot 'copy and paste' US financial model - TheParliamentMagazine.eu

Wed, 03/25/2015 - 5:07am

TheParliamentMagazine.eu

Capital markets union cannot 'copy and paste' US financial model
TheParliamentMagazine.eu
The European commission presented its green paper 'building a capital markets union' which began with the words: "The commission's priority – Europe's priority - is jobs and growth". This is a positive stance. Given the shocking levels of unemployment ...

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UN proposes Libyan unity government • Maltese parliament debate... - MaltaToday

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 10:25am

UN proposes Libyan unity government • Maltese parliament debate...
MaltaToday
“As soon as agreement to form a Government of National Unity is found, the EU stands ready, with countries in the region and international partners, to contribute to its implementation by making full use of all its instruments,” the European Council ...

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EU-Greek deal possible this week: EU parliament chief - Hurriyet Daily News

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 4:10am

Hurriyet Daily News

EU-Greek deal possible this week: EU parliament chief
Hurriyet Daily News
Greece is desperately seeking the last tranche of a 240-billion-euro ($255-billion) EU-IMF bailout, amounting to about seven billion euros, but Brussels is refusing until it first aepproves Athens's new package of reforms to its crisis-ridden economy ...
Greek deal with euro zone likely this week, says EU's SchulzIrish Times
Greek deal with euro zone likely this week: EU's SchulzIrish Independent

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EU-Greek deal possible this week: EU parliament chief - THE BUSINESS TIMES

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 4:07am

THE BUSINESS TIMES

EU-Greek deal possible this week: EU parliament chief
THE BUSINESS TIMES
Greece is desperately seeking the last tranche of a 240-billion-euro (S$357-billion) EU-IMF bailout, amounting to about seven billion euros, but Brussels is refusing until it first aepproves Athens's new package of reforms to its crisis-ridden economy ...
Greek deal with euro zone likely this week, says EU's SchulzIrish Times

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EU Parliament Chief: EU-Greek Deal Possible this Week - Naharnet

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 4:00am

Naharnet

EU Parliament Chief: EU-Greek Deal Possible this Week
Naharnet
Greece and the European Union could reach a deal as early as this week to allow the release of badly needed aid funds for Athens, European Parliament President Martin Schulz said Tuesday. "In my opinion, by the end of the week we will reach a new ...
EU-Greek deal possible this week: EU parliament chiefMENAFN.COM

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EU-Greek deal possible this week: EU parliament chief - The Daily Star

Tue, 03/24/2015 - 3:54am

The Daily Star

EU-Greek deal possible this week: EU parliament chief
The Daily Star
Greece is desperately seeking the last tranche of a 240-billion-euro ($255-billion) EU-IMF bailout, amounting to about seven billion euros, but Brussels is refusing until it first approves Athens's new package of reforms to its crisis-ridden economy. A ...
Greek deal with euro zone likely this week: EU's SchulzWHBL Sheboygan

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Greece: Merkel unites with Tsipras unite over EU, but not over debt crisis - The National

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 6:34pm

The National

Greece: Merkel unites with Tsipras unite over EU, but not over debt crisis
The National
Tsipras wrote to her last week warning Greece would find it impossible to make debt payments in the next few weeks without more financial help. He blamed European Central Bank limits on Greece's ability to issue short-term debt as well as euro zone ...
Tsipras in Berlin: Germany and Greece pledge “cooperation” in imposing austerityWorld Socialist Web Site
Greek, German leaders seek to reboot relationshipNews & Observer
Greece Economic Crisis: Alexis Tsipras, Angela Merkel Hold Debt Meeting ...International Business Times
Telegraph.co.uk -China Post
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European Debt Crisis Fast Facts - ErieTVNews

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 9:07am

The Daily Star

European Debt Crisis Fast Facts
ErieTVNews
December 23, 2011 - After a series of credit downgrades and exposure to the financial crisis in Greece, Cyprus signs an agreement with Russia for an emergency loan worth €2.5 billion to shore up its economy. Cyprus ... March 19, 2013 - Cyprus ...
EU offers Greece more money but demands reformsThe Daily Star
Greek PM faces Merkel in Berlin as debt fears mountYahoo News
Greek, German leaders seek to reboot relationshipNews & Observer
The National -Telegraph.co.uk -Forbes
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EU's New War Against Putin's Propoganda Campaign - Yahoo Finance

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 5:11am

EU's New War Against Putin's Propoganda Campaign
Yahoo Finance
The extensive state-run media operation in Russia is beginning to seriously worry officials in the European Union and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization because of the effect it may be having on ethnic Russians living in former Soviet states.

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23 March 2015 - Eurosystem and the Central Bank of Montenegro complete EU ... - EU News

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 4:27am

23 March 2015 - Eurosystem and the Central Bank of Montenegro complete EU ...
EU News
It assessed some of the central bank's functions in the light of EU and international standards and policies, including accounting, EU integration, financial and banking operations, financial stability, operational risk and business continuity, and ...

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Commission's capital markets union proposal 'needs to be taken with a grain of ... - TheParliamentMagazine.eu

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 3:07am

TheParliamentMagazine.eu

Commission's capital markets union proposal 'needs to be taken with a grain of ...
TheParliamentMagazine.eu
When banks started to get into trouble during the financial crisis and regulators increased capital and prudential requirements for banks, this resulted in many European small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) confronting difficulties in obtaining ...

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Organisation and rules - European Parliament (press release)

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 1:01am

Organisation and rules
European Parliament (press release)
At the beginning of every European Council meeting, the President of the European Parliament sets out Parliament's point of view and its concerns as regards the items on the agenda and other subjects. After the European Union's budget has been adopted ...

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German media: Greece to remain liquid until April 8 - Deutsche Welle

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 11:10pm

Reuters

German media: Greece to remain liquid until April 8
Deutsche Welle
According to the Sunday edition of the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung (FAS), EU Commission experts in Athens have confirmed that the country's coffers would be able to finance salaries and wages until the second week of April. ... Not only ...
Left-wing Greek PM to visit austerity champion MerkelBusiness Insider
Austrian finance minister sees lack of trust in GreeceReuters
In Germany vs. Greece, who owes who?Washington Post
Oman Tribune
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West Africa: EU Funds Ecowas Parliament Management Software for €2.48m - AllAfrica.com

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 11:49am

West Africa: EU Funds Ecowas Parliament Management Software for €2.48m
AllAfrica.com
Abuja — The European Union has funded the provision and installation of modern and sophisticated software for the internal management system of the ECOWAS Parliament to the tune of €2.48 million. The software ... of Justice. Its establishment came ...
EU Funds ECOWAS Parliament Management Software for €2.48mTHISDAY Live

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Austrian finance minister sees lack of trust in Greece - Reuters

Sat, 03/21/2015 - 6:31am

Reuters

Austrian finance minister sees lack of trust in Greece
Reuters
He was speaking after European Union leaders welcomed a pledge from Greece to meet demands for a broad package of economic reform proposals within days to unlock the cash Athens needs to avoid crashing out of the euro zone. Schelling, a conservative ...
Greek parliament approves law to coax more tax paymentsYahoo Finance UK

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