Politics

Transatlantic partnership: fighting financial crime together

Director of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) of the United States Department of the Treasury visited the Europol headquarters and discussed how the Europol and FinCEN can better work together to safeguard the international financial system from illicit use.
23-02-2019, 10:29, Новости » Политика

Greece: Anti-torture committee criticises poor treatment of detained foreign nationals

The Council of Europe’s European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) acknowledges significant on-going challenges that the Greek authorities face to deal with the high number of foreign nationals arriving in the country, but based on a visit in April last year, it received yet more credible allegations of physical ill-treatment by the police, including slaps, punches, kicks and baton blows.
21-02-2019, 10:07, Новости » Политика

New EU rules cut red tape for citizens living or working in another Member State

New EU rules to cut costs and formalities for citizens living outside their home country will start to apply across the European Union.
20-02-2019, 10:17, Новости » Политика

Disaster management: boosting the EU's emergency response

MEPs have approved plans to improve disaster response by updating the EU’s civil defence mechanism and creating additional reserve capacity.
19-02-2019, 10:07, Новости » Политика

NATO Secretary General attends the Munich Security Conference

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg joined other world leaders in Germany on Friday (15 February 2019) to participate in the Munich Security Conference.
15-02-2019, 13:32, Новости » Политика

Defence: European Commission paves the way for first joint industrial projects under EU budget

Yesterday the European Commission formally initiated work with Member States to finance joint industrial projects in the field of defence.
13-02-2019, 13:10, Новости » Политика

MEPs back plans to promote water reuse for agricultural irrigation

Plans to counter water scarcity by facilitating the reuse of treated wastewater for agricultural irrigation were endorsed by Parliament on Tuesday.
12-02-2019, 13:46, Новости » Политика

Cheap cross-border payments: sharing the benefits of the euro

Euro payments within the euro area cost close to nothing. People from elsewhere in the EU will now also get to benefit from low-cost payment fees.
10-02-2019, 10:08, Политика, Экономика

MEPs and EU ministers agree on closing information gaps to enhance security

New measures to improve data exchange between EU information systems to manage borders, security and migration were informally agreed with Council negotiators on Tuesday.
09-02-2019, 10:35, Новости » Политика