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Economy & Jobs 17-12-2014

Wrap-up: EU leaders endorse Juncker’s plan and show unity on Russia

EU leaders gathered in Brussels for their last summit meeting of the year on Thursday (18 December). They overcame divisions on Juncker's investment plan. On Russia, new European Council President Donald Tusk pushed to have a united front and long-term strategy. 
Global Europe 18-12-2013

EU summit wrap up: defence, growth and jobs

Heads of state and government have met in Brussels on 19 and 20 December for a European Council summit. Security and defence as well as the economic and monetary union were the main topics on the agenda. Find our sum-up of all developments at the summit in the feed below.
Enlargement 23-09-2003

Latvian government on the verge of collapse

After successfully securing EU membership for Latvia, the Latvian government was on the verge of break-up when a junior party quit the ruling coalition on 22 September.
Future EU 16-12-2002

Different types of meetings of the EU Heads of Government

Different types of meetings of the EU Heads of Government Christine Stark’s paper, which is also a contribution to the European Convention, focuses on the ongoing process of institutional reform. The paper offers a description and analysis of the different...

The Entrepreneurial Manifesto of EBS

After two days of discussions, the European Business Summit has called for a more innovative and a more creative Europe in a less regulated Internal Market
Enlargement 29-05-2000

Government crisis in Poland

Polish prime minister Jerzy Buzek is under pressure to resign.

UNICE releases major benchmarking report on the state of innovation in Europe

UNICE presented to the press the latest Federation's report on "Stimulating Creativity and Innovation in Europe"
Enlargement 24-05-2000

Slovenian Transitional Government Fails To Win Confidence Vote

A transitional government, led by conservative Prime Minister-designate Andrej Bajuk, failed to win parliamentary support late on Tuesday night.
Med & South 11-05-2000

New Russian Prime Minister

President Putin has nominated Mikhail Kasyanov as new Prime Minister of his country
Med & South 08-05-2000

Putin sworn in

Vladimir Putin has been sworn in as new President of Russia

N.Ireland: IRA promises to disarm

The IRA promised to start a process of disarmament
EU Priorities 2020 06-05-2000

Turkey to elect President

The Turkish parliament will again vote on the succession of President Suleyman Demirel
Global Europe 02-05-2000

Still no President for Turkey

The Turkish parliament once again failed to nominate a new president.
Euro & Finance 02-05-2000

Greece and Denmark before euro-door? (updated)

Denmark's ruling Social Democrats party voted in favor of adopting the European single currency, the euro. A referendum will be held on September 28th 2000