Politics

Efficiency and quality of justice: Council of Europe publishes its 2018 report

The European Commission for the Efficiency of Justice (CEPEJ) of the Council of Europe sets out the main trends observed in this field in 45 European countries (*) today in a report and a publicly accessible interactive database.
06-10-2018, 06:52, Новости » Политика

Finland : Awareness of minority languages in education and media should be improved

While the Committee of Experts of The European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages, acknowledges the efforts undertaken by the authorities in protecting regional and minority languages spoken in Finland, it recommends that further measure are needed, according to a report.
05-10-2018, 10:31, Новости » Политика

Joint statement by President Tusk and NATO Secretary-General Stoltenberg on the consultative referendum in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

The name agreement between Athens and Skopje has created a historic opportunity for the country to join the transatlantic and European community as an equal member.
04-10-2018, 08:49, Новости » Политика

New rules for audiovisual media services approved by Parliament

MEPs voted on updated rules on audiovisual media services, protecting children better, with stricter rules on advertising, and 30% European content in video-on-demand.
03-10-2018, 10:53, Новости » Политика

Progress made in actions protecting refugee and migrant children in Europe

Council of Europe is presenting progress in actions taken to ensure the safety and the proper treatment of children entering Europe, according to the report “Refugee and migrant children in Europe” - Progress in implementation of the Action Plan (2017–2019).
02-10-2018, 08:49, Новости » Политика

A Europe that protects: EU customs seized over 31 million fake goods at EU borders in 2017

New figures released by the European Commission today show that customs authorities detained over 31 million fake and counterfeit products at the EU's external border with a street value of over €580 million.
28-09-2018, 10:14, Новости » Политика

Humanitarian emergency in Venezuela was central debate of the EuroLat plenary

The 11th plenary session of the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly (EuroLat), held in Vienna, finished with twelve reports approved and an intense political debate on Venezuela.
21-09-2018, 14:29, Новости » Политика

EU steps up its strategy for connecting Europe and Asia

The European Commission and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy yesterday adopted a Joint Communication that sets out the EU's vision for a new and comprehensive strategy to better connect Europe and Asia.
20-09-2018, 08:17, Новости » Политика

European Commission presents comprehensive approach for the modernisation of the World Trade Organisation

The EU's approach to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) reform outlined in a document published yesterday will be presented to EU partners in Geneva on 20 September during a meeting on that subject convened by Canada.
19-09-2018, 10:09, Новости » Политика

Hungary: Anti-torture committee observed decent conditions in transit zones, but criticises treatment of irregular migrants when “pushed back” to Serbia

The Council of Europe’s Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) has published a report on its most recent visit to Hungary from 20 to 26 October 2017, together with the response of the Hungarian authorities (see also the main findings of the CPT in the Executive Summary of the report).
18-09-2018, 15:35, Новости » Политика