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Another environmental catastrophe is looming in Central Asia

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 08:33
The EU as a soft power should convince other donors to make the funds available to decontaminate old uranium mines in Central Asia, writes Adrian De Meer.
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Incontro Trump-Kim, dove si svolgerà il vertice?

Corriere della Sera - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 08:07
Da Pyongyang alla Svizzera ecco dove potrebbero incontrarsi i due leader nemici
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Turkey jails 25 journalists as terrorists

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 07:59
An Istanbul court yesterday (8 March) sentenced 25 journalists to prison terms of up to seven and a half years over links to the group blamed by Turkey for the 2016 failed coup, in a mass trial of media staff detained after the putsch bid.
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Cretu: No cuts for cohesion funds, fresh money for new priorities

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 07:46
In an exclusive interview with EURACTIV, European Commissioner for Regional Policy Corina Crețu said that cohesion funds should not be reduced in the next EU budget as they form the backbone of the EU economy. Instead, member states should finance upcoming priorities with new money.
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Farmers fear a ‘Russia-style’ scenario in EU-US trade spat

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 07:42
European farmers are worried that the EU-US trade dispute will escalate, leading Washington to target agricultural products, farmers organisation Copa-Cogeca told EURACTIV.com.
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Brussels pivots on controversial investment clause in EU telecoms bill

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 07:40
The European Commission has proposed new criteria to guide investment in telecoms networks, in a twist that is likely to stir disagreement as EU negotiators try to strike compromise over a draft telecoms bill.
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Juncker ‘will assess’ Poland’s anti-Article 7 warnings

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 07:37
Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki on Thursday (8 March) handed Brussels a detailed defence of Warsaw's controversial judicial reforms and warned that any EU disciplinary action could deepen a "populist" backlash.
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Europe’s Food and Drink Industry celebrates successes of Single Market [Promoted content]

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 07:30
FoodDrinkEurope marks the 25th anniversary of the Single Market — and the wide variety of food and drink it offers to consumers across Europe — with a new campaign that celebrates the diversity of products available.
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Giappone: i volti, le trincee. La battaglia di Iwo Jima raccontata nelle foto a colori

Corriere della Sera - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 07:29
Le immagini della storica battaglia della Seconda Guerra Mondiale: i volti dei soldati, le operazioni, nelle foto a colori
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Europol appoints Belgian as first female boss

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 07:25
Belgium's Catherine De Bolle pledged to invest more in Europol's capacity to analyse security threats when she was on Thursday (9 March) named as the first woman to head the EU police agency.
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Commission still vague about online alcohol labelling

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 07:15
Consumer needs and expectations should be the main drivers in defining alcohol labelling, a European Commission spokesperson told EURACTIV.com when asked about the effectiveness of online labelling,  an option the alcohol industry wants to introduce.
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Trump is no ally on trade for post-Brexit Britain

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 07:13
If there were any faint hopes that the deep cultural and commercial ties between the UK and the US would secure a sweetheart free trade deal for the smaller UK, they are now surely dashed, writes Noah Gordon.
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Spanish women stage unprecedented strike for rights

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 07:01
Spain marked International Women's Day yesterday (8 March) with an unprecedented strike in defence of their rights that saw hundreds of trains cancelled and massive protests held in Madrid and Barcelona.
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Court in confusion – the EU and Western Sahara

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 06:52
Few were surprised when the European Court of Justice ruled on 27 February that the EU’s fisheries agreement with Morocco is valid, but only if it does not include the disputed Western Sahara territory.
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A turnaround for social Europe?

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 06:46
Criticised for its lack of action on the social dialogue, the European Commission could reverse the trend this year with a “Fairness Pack” in mid-March that will include the creation of a European Labour Authority. EURACTIV.fr reports.
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Trump signs sweeping tariffs, defying trade war warnings

Euractive general - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 06:36
US President Donald Trump slapped steep trade tariffs on foreign steel and aluminium yesterday (8 March), drawing sharp protests from allies at home and abroad as the contentious move raised the spectre of a global trade war.
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Francia, rivolta contro la ministra che ha osato dire: «Il vino fa male»

Corriere della Sera - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 00:34
Agnès Buzyn, titolare della Sanità: è come gli altri alcolici, dipende tutto da quanto se ne consuma. Il presidente Macron difende i produttori: «Io lo bevo a pranzo e a cena»
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Usa-Messico: allarme sicurezza, chiuso consolato di Playa del Carmen

Corriere della Sera - Fri, 09/03/2018 - 00:13
Il 21 Febbraio una bomba sui un traghetto ha ferito 7 statunitensi. Un secondo ordigno rinvenuto la settimana dopo su un altro ferry. La pista dei cartelli della droga
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La riscossa di Navarro: il fustigatore della Cina ora impone la sua linea

Corriere della Sera - Thu, 08/03/2018 - 23:23
Ex democratico (mai eletto) e neoprotezionista: è il regista della stretta sui dazi. Il presidente ha scoperto un suo libro su Amazon e l’ha chiamato nella squadra
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Harry e Meghan mano nella mano a Birmingham

Corriere della Sera - Thu, 08/03/2018 - 18:24
Visita del principe e della futura moglie al centro Nechells Wellbeing
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