Ukraine: EU adds six entities involved in the construction of the Kerch Bridge connecting the illegally annexed Crimea to Russia to sanctions list

The Council added six entities to the list of those subject to restrictive measures over actions undermining or threatening the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine.
31-07-2018, 14:42, Новости » Политика

Call for greater determination in tackling human trafficking

“It is high time for Europe to fight human trafficking and smuggling with more determination and much more effectively” .
30-07-2018, 19:42, Новости » Политика

Energy interconnector summit in Lisbon: the EIB commits to supporting further EU energy market integration

EIB Vice-President Navarro joins the meeting with Prime Minister Costa, President Macron, President Sánchez and EC Commissioner Arias-Cañete to boost the development of energy interconnections in South-West Europe
29-07-2018, 19:35, Новости » Экономика

EBRD, EIB and EC supporting greener energy in Zagreb

The inhabitants of Zagreb stand to benefit from a large investment in the modernisation of their electricity and heat supply under a joint effort by the EBRD, the EIB and the European Commission’s “Juncker Plan”.
28-07-2018, 10:55, Новости » Экономика

Lux Prize 2018: The finalists announced in Rome

“Styx” by Wolfgang Fischer , “The Other Side of Everything” by Mila Turajlić, and “Woman at War” by Benedikt Erlingsson are the films competing for 2018 Lux Film Prize.
27-07-2018, 10:39, Новости » Культура

Poland: Persons taken into police custody still run “appreciable risk” of being ill-treated, says anti-torture committee

A report published yesterday by the Council of Europe’s Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) found that most people who were or recently had been in police custody reported correct treatment by the police.
26-07-2018, 11:42, Новости » Политика

EU Facility for Refugees in Turkey: EUR 400 million Special Measure on education adopted

The European Commission has approved a new assistance package worth €400 million, for the education of Syrian refugees in Turkey. This is the first action adopted following the agreement by EU Member States to finance an additional €3 billion for the Facility for Refugees in Turkey.
25-07-2018, 16:06, Политика, Экономика

PACE President urges political leaders to show zero tolerance for hate speech

Liliane Maury Pasquier, President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), in a statement to mark the European Day for the Victims of Hate Crime (22 July), has urged political leaders to show "zero tolerance" for hate speech and the stigmatising of individuals or groups.
24-07-2018, 11:14, Новости » Политика

EU coordinates further assistance to help Sweden fight forest fires

The Commission has been working 24/7 since Sweden requested EU assistance to battle the unprecedented forest fires as hundreds of hectares burn in the regions of Jamtland, Gavleborg, Dalarna, Norrbotten and Västerbotten.
23-07-2018, 12:40, Новости » Политика

Brexit: European Commission publishes Communication on preparing for the UK's withdrawal from the EU

The European Commission adopted a Communication outlining the ongoing work on the preparation for all outcomes of the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union.
22-07-2018, 12:36, Новости » Политика