Tweets of the Week – EU news and policy debates across languages Wed, 29 Aug 2018 09:37:04 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 Tweets of the Week – 32 32 Tweets of the Week: Alexandre Benalla, Juncker in Washington and Chocolate Bar Justice Fri, 27 Jul 2018 04:43:11 +0000 Welcome to EURACTIV’s Tweets of the Week. This week, Macron’s presidency in question, Juncker looks in Trump's direction, and an iconic chocolate shape misses out on EU copyright protection.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: Google fined, EU Japan signed, and Trump outcry Fri, 20 Jul 2018 04:43:28 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Merkel vs. Seehofer, EU Parliament Plenary and the Copyright vote Fri, 06 Jul 2018 04:20:00 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Belgium against England, Macedonia, and Stop Soros Fri, 29 Jun 2018 05:30:08 +0000 This week, England played Belgium, oh what a game! FYR Macedonia changes its name, and Stop Soros law is Hungary’s shame.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: EU Withdrawal Bill, Article 13 and Hague’s Cannabis Dream Fri, 22 Jun 2018 03:56:49 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: G7 Summit, The Strasbourg Train and Aquarius Fri, 15 Jun 2018 04:41:41 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: U.S Trade Tariffs, European Development Days and Penka the Cow Fri, 08 Jun 2018 05:27:31 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Oettinger, golden passports and Mamoudou Gassama Fri, 01 Jun 2018 05:18:40 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Royal Wedding, Zuckerberg in EU Parliament, and GDPR Fri, 25 May 2018 05:27:30 +0000 This week all eyes turn to the Royal Wedding, it’s the Facebook hearing we were all dreading, and the arrival of GDPR has got businesses shredding!]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: The Donalds, the Customs Union, and Zuckerberg Fri, 18 May 2018 04:23:59 +0000 This week, Donald Tusk thinks Donald Trump is a schmuck, the customs union debate really gets stuck, and only select people will get to talk to the Zuck.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: Trump Iran tears, Europe Day cheers, and Eurovision jeers Fri, 11 May 2018 05:24:46 +0000 Worry over Trump’s Iran decision, Europe Day prompts love for the EU mission, and people go nuts over this year’s Eurovision.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: Macron charms Australia, Juncker presents MFF, Farage attacks Belgium Fri, 04 May 2018 05:00:18 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Macron goes to Washington, Brexit app stalls, and Kate delivers Fri, 27 Apr 2018 05:08:26 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Selmayr, Macron, Syria, and Facebook Fri, 20 Apr 2018 05:00:56 +0000 In the end Selmayr’s not told to take a hike, Macron’s speech causes excitement spike, MEPs debate Syria strike, and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg can’t even get a like.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: Hungarian voters allegiant, Good Friday Agreement, EU investigators vehement Fri, 13 Apr 2018 05:30:44 +0000 This week, to Viktor Orban, Hungarian voters are allegiant, ongoing Brexit troubles jeopardise the Good Friday Agreement, and in raiding Murdoch’s HQ, EU investigators are vehement.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: Puigdemont is arrested, Oettinger is tested, Zuckerberg won’t attest it! Fri, 30 Mar 2018 06:00:05 +0000 This week in Germany, Puigdemont is arrested, defending Martin Selmayr, Oettinger is tested, and Facebook tampering with Brexit? Zuckerberg won’t attest it!]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: Brexit transition deal, EU digital tax, and Juncker congratulates Putin Fri, 23 Mar 2018 06:51:07 +0000 This week, Brexit transition deal raises the stakes, Moscovici’s Big Tech tax angers the States, while Juncker and Putin seem like best mates.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: MEPs squawking, May isn’t baulking, goodbye Stephen Hawking Fri, 16 Mar 2018 05:43:21 +0000 This week, in Parliament Selmayr’s appointment provokes more squawking, reacting to Russian poisoning, Theresa May is not baulking, and the world says goodbye to the amazing Stephen Hawking.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: US Trade War, Italian Election, and Women’s Day Fri, 09 Mar 2018 08:29:38 +0000 This week, potential trade war with US is brewing, Italy’s election results make for interesting viewing, and International Women’s Day shows women’s rights are accruing.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: Mobile World Congress, Brexit mess, and the beast from the east Fri, 02 Mar 2018 06:12:47 +0000 Hello and welcome to EU Tweets of the Week. This week, techies swamp Barcelona for their annual congress, Brexit, as usual is just one big mess, and the Beast From The East causes widespread distress.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: Selmayr’s promotion, Barroso’s ethics, and Mad Max Brexit Fri, 23 Feb 2018 05:17:25 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Dutch minister resigns, Boris Johnson’s credibility, and Bad Valentines Fri, 16 Feb 2018 06:00:19 +0000 This week Dutch Foreign Minister resigns, Boris Johnson’s credibility declines, and Twitter is awash with bad Valentines!]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: GroKo, transnational lists, and the Falcon Heavy launch Fri, 09 Feb 2018 09:06:16 +0000 #GroKo, in plenary, transnational lists are a no-go, and Elon Musk’s magic spacecar is just loco!]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: Brexit assessment, EMA appeal, Monkeygate, and Brussels Binder Fri, 02 Feb 2018 08:24:52 +0000 This week, Britain is set to come up short, Italy appeals to EU court, Volkswagen just can’t seem to do what it ought, and Brussels Binders gets loads of support.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: Davos Forum, Qualcomm fine and Romania rule of law Fri, 26 Jan 2018 11:00:13 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: EP plenary, UK takes all the credit, and the Minister for Loneliness Fri, 19 Jan 2018 05:42:29 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Bulgarian Presidency, UK cabinet reshuffle, and the Brexit hamper Fri, 12 Jan 2018 06:30:35 +0000 1 Tweets of the Week: Brexit, kebab, and diversity Fri, 15 Dec 2017 05:59:00 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Brexit, Tillerson, Centeno, and Catalonia Fri, 08 Dec 2017 05:35:42 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: UK divorce bill, Glyphosate, and the royal wedding Fri, 01 Dec 2017 06:00:40 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: German politics, EU agencies, and Barnier on Brexit Fri, 24 Nov 2017 06:17:34 +0000 0 Tweets of the week: #PESCO, Social summit, and Parliament plenary Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:08:29 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Paradise papers, Catalonian mayors, and divine intervention Fri, 10 Nov 2017 06:09:01 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Puigdemont, indictment and Halloween Fri, 03 Nov 2017 06:04:00 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Me Too, Glyphosate, and ePrivacy Fri, 27 Oct 2017 04:27:18 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Daphne Caruana Galizia, Hurricane Orphelia, and another EUCO summit Fri, 20 Oct 2017 04:16:12 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Weinstein, Brexit ball games, and Catalonia Fri, 13 Oct 2017 04:20:37 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: May speaks, Vestager takes on Amazon, and the EP debates Catalonia Fri, 06 Oct 2017 04:44:08 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Macron, May, Germany, and Twitter Fri, 29 Sep 2017 05:12:00 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: explosion over “Rocket Man”, big vote if you’re Catalan, and Boris shit hits the fan Fri, 22 Sep 2017 04:25:35 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: A State of the Union special Fri, 15 Sep 2017 04:20:09 +0000 This EU Tweets of the Week is a State of the Union special. We’ve got the hails and fails, wails and… sails?]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: German elections, Hungary’s fence, and the royal baby Fri, 08 Sep 2017 05:48:41 +0000 Welcome to EU Tweets of the Week. Germany has a debate, the ECJ seals Hungary’s fate and it’s baby three for William and Kate.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: Egg crisis, Brexit talks, and Trump’s mensis horribilis Fri, 01 Sep 2017 04:43:54 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Rule of law protests, French benefits cut, and US/UK trade Fri, 28 Jul 2017 05:34:08 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Brexit negotiations, rule of law, and Belgian fries Fri, 21 Jul 2017 09:04:05 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: The Estonian Presidency, the new CoR president, and Brexit whistling Fri, 14 Jul 2017 04:23:40 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Juncker’s outburst, EP single seat debate, and the EU Japan trade deal Fri, 07 Jul 2017 03:00:12 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Google fine, DUP deal, and equality in Germany Fri, 30 Jun 2017 04:07:55 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Brexit talks, the Queen’s hat, Gabriel’s hearing, and Gare Centrale Fri, 23 Jun 2017 05:53:34 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Roaming, Parliament plenary, and Erasmus Fri, 16 Jun 2017 04:49:39 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: UK election, Development Days, and EU defence Fri, 09 Jun 2017 06:30:38 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: The Paris Agreement, EU China Summit, Twiplomacy, and Covfefe Fri, 02 Jun 2017 07:06:34 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Trump, EBS, and Manchester Fri, 26 May 2017 04:37:55 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Eurovision, Macron’s cabinet, and LGBTI rights Fri, 19 May 2017 04:19:47 +0000 0 Tweets of the Week: Macron, Europe Day, and Mariya Gabriel Fri, 12 May 2017 04:39:52 +0000 Hello and welcome to this week’s Friday fun with EU Tweets. Of course, dominating the news this week is Emmanuel Macron’s presidential victory in France.]]> 0 Tweets of the Week: French elections, Brexit dinner, and the House of European History Fri, 05 May 2017 04:13:46 +0000 0