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Agrifood 25-10-2017

EU delays vote on renewing controversial weedkiller licence

The EU on Wednesday (25 October) postponed a vote on renewing the licence for the controversial weedkiller glyphosate, which the European Parliament wants to ban in five years' time amid criticism that it may cause cancer.
Competition 18-10-2017

MEPs reach compromise on posted workers

MEPs adopted the equal pay for equal work principle but the maximum time posted workers are allowed abroad remains unanswered. EURACTIV France reports.
Public Affairs 08-12-2016

EU leaders to ‘cocoon’ in new Europa building from January

The European Council's new lantern-shaped building, locked into a glass cube, will open its doors to the general public on Saturday (10 December) and to EU leaders and ministers in January.
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