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Politics 24-01-2020

Orbán vows to disobey court orders

In this edition of the Capitals, find out about the latest amendment to France's bioethics law, Transparency International Corruption Perceptions Index painting a gloomy picture for several member states, Sweden's slowing growth, and so much more.
Politics 23-01-2020

Portuguese employers and unions reject ‘dangerous’ EU minimum wage proposal

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out about Salvini provoking Tunisia, Greta Thunberg's meeting with Polish miners, more than half of Serbians wanting EU membership, and so much more.
Politics 22-01-2020

Finland: A happy but dangerous country for women

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out about the potential stepping down of Five Star Movement leader Di Maio, Hungary's endorsement of nuclear, Finland's poor record of violence against women, and so much more.
Politics 21-01-2020

Chinese embassy’s pressure on media irritates Sweden

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out about Hungary's joke party winning against Fidesz before the ECHR, Salvini's possible upcoming trial, rising tensions between China and Sweden, and so much more.
Politics 20-01-2020

Spaniards bicker over ‘parental veto’ on education

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out about Ireland giving the Apple chief a reward, a long-time minister of Slovenia resigning from his post as defence minister, clashes between Spanish parties over parental controls in schools, and so much more.
Politics 17-01-2020

Greece ready to send ‘forces’ to Libya to monitor ceasefire

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out about the issues the V4 and Austria agreed to cooperate on, Greek PM Mitsotakis' reaction to not being invited to the Berlin summit on Libya, the Serbian president being sued, and so much more.
Politics 16-01-2020

Portugal eyes more immigrants to mitigate low-birth rate

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out more about the nomination of Greece's first female president, how day one of the Irish election campaign started, Croatian MP calling for PM Plenkovic to resign, MEPs wanting to hold PM Babis accountable at EU level, and so much more.
Politics 15-01-2020

Spanish far-right sues European Parliament

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out about far-right VOX suing the European Parliament for accepting Catalan separatist leaders as MEPs, how Poland's PiS fared in the polls, the climate action call to the Croatian government made by scientists, and so much more.
Politics 14-01-2020

France struggles to find ‘EU friends’ in Sahel

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out about Hungary's conditional commitment to carbon neutrality, Italy's sixth case of meningitis within a month and a half, France having a hard time finding help from its EU friends in the Sahel, and so much more.
Politics 13-01-2020

Finnish PM’s awkward meeting in Estonia

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out more about the creator of Football Leaks, Kurz's visit in Brussels, France's possible referendum about climate, the rise of the far-right in Slovakia, and so much more.
Politics 10-01-2020

Portugal to approve first surplus budget since return to democracy

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out about Portugal's historic approval of a budget with a surplus, corruption in France, Greece's stance on 5G, Viktor Orban's worship of Donald Trump and Boris Johnson, and so much more.
Politics 09-01-2020

EPP think-tank says US should mediate in Mediterranean maritime spats

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out the latest regarding Turkstream, NATO troops in Iraq, Italy's crumbling pledge to solve the Libyan crisis by gathering the relevant actors around a table, and so much more.
Politics 08-01-2020

Italy invites ‘everyone’ to the Libyan table

In today's edition of the Capitals find out about French President Emmanuel Macron's shift on EU enlargement policy, the priorities of Austria's new governing coalition, as well member states' approaches to crises in Iraq and Libya.
Politics 07-01-2020

Economist heats up ‘Euro debate’ in Sweden

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Politics 06-01-2020

Leftist victory shakes Croatian politics at start of EU presidency

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. Before you start reading today’s edition of the Capitals, we invite you to read Alexandra Brzozowski’s story...
Politics 20-12-2019

Parliamentary report casts a shadow over China’s 5G supply in Italy

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Politics 19-12-2019

S&D chief: A PSOE-Podemos government will build ‘bridges’ with divided Catalonia

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. Before you start reading today’s edition of the Capitals, we invite you to read the story...
Politics 18-12-2019

Sassoli calls for investigation over Bulgarian MEP’s xenophobic remarks

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. Before you start reading today’s edition of the Capitals, we invite you to read Natasha Foote’s...
Politics 17-12-2019

Mayors of Visegrad ‘free’ capitals to seek direct EU funding

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. Before you start reading today’s edition of the Capitals, we invite you to read the article...
Politics 16-12-2019

East German state in crisis after accusations of ‘neo-Nazi’ sympathies

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. Before you start reading today’s edition of the Capitals, we invite you to read Georgi Gotev’s...
Politics 13-12-2019

Former US Vice-President Al Gore warns of COP25 failure

In today's edition of the Capitals, find out about Al Gore's comments on the COP25 climate summit in Madrid, calling it a missed opportunity, and so much more.
Politics 12-12-2019

Advocate General: EU Court has no say on Croatia-Slovenia border row

Slovenia was almost shocked by the Court of Justice's opinion regarding its border dispute with Croatia, which almost confirmed Croatia's position. In today's edition of the Capitals, also find out what has been happening across other European capitals.
Politics 11-12-2019

Santa Claus got stuck in Finland

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. Before you start reading today’s edition of the Capitals, we invite you to read Claire Stam’s...
Politics 10-12-2019

Hungarian culture: Orban’s next target

BUDAPEST. The government’s new package of laws on cultural activity is an attack on cultural freedom, the opposition LMP party (EGP) has said.

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