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May: Great Britain respects its commitments         European Union 

May: Great Britain respects its commitments     

Britain respects its exit commitments and the remaining EU member states will not lose one penny, said British Prime Minister Theresa May in Brussels on Friday at a two-day summit of EU member states, while the remaining 27 members negotiated separately on the status of exit negotiations. The British Prime Minister underlined in the press conference that at the meeting... Read More
EU Summit – Residual Member States: insufficient progress in the Brexit negotiations          European Union 

EU Summit – Residual Member States: insufficient progress in the Brexit negotiations      

Until now, insufficient progress has been made in the negotiations on the conditions for the EU’s demarcation in the United Kingdom to enable further negotiations on the future issues of future relations, the leaders of the Member States remaining after the British withdrawal at their meeting in Brussels on Friday said. Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, reported on... Read More
EU Summit – Meeting of EU Heads of State and Government began in Brussels         European Union 

EU Summit – Meeting of EU Heads of State and Government began in Brussels      

The two-day summit of Heads of State and Government of the EU Member States has started on Thursday in Brussels, with the focus of discussions on the untying of the UK’s EU membership and the migration crisis. Following the opening of the meeting in the afternoon, the leaders of the EU will meet with Antonio Tajani, the European Parliament’s President,... Read More
EU court: Hungarian motor vehicle tax is incompatible with the Association Agreement with Turkey       European Union 

EU court: Hungarian motor vehicle tax is incompatible with the Association Agreement with Turkey    

Hungarian motor vehicle tax is incompatible with the association agreement between the European Union and Turkey, the tax being considered to be a charge having the same effect on customs and is forbidden by the agreement – the Court of Justice of the European Union announced its decision on Thursday. The precedent of the case is that in March 2015... Read More
The EU Commissioner for Justice has also become a victim of sexual violence        European Union 

The EU Commissioner for Justice has also become a victim of sexual violence     

On Wednesday, Vera Jourová, EU Justice Commissioner on Wednesday joined the #MeToo campaign against sexual harassment on social media sites on the Internet, reporting that she had been a victim of sexual violence. The Czech commissioner responsible for gender equality also urged a report on sexual harassment or violence at a Brussels event on Wednesday. He added that the incidents... Read More
EU summit – Due to precautionary reasons, the location of the summit was changed in Brussels        European Union 

EU summit – Due to precautionary reasons, the location of the summit was changed in Brussels     

Unlike the original plans, a two-day summit of EU heads of state and government on Thursday will be held at the European Council’s old headquarters after the newly-released new building has been evacuated for a second time due to toxic smoke leaking in the kitchen. According to the press release of the Council, they have taken precautionary measures to change... Read More
Theresa May travels to Brussels on Monday       European Union United Kingdom 

Theresa May travels to Brussels on Monday    

According to British media reports confirmed on Sunday, British Prime Minister Theresa May will travel to Brussels, where he meets with Michel Barnier, European Commissioner for Brexit, and Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission. The British Prime Minister is accompanied by David Davis, the head of the ministry heading the exit talks from the UK. The BBC and Sky... Read More
Hans-Werner Sinn: The euro would not be used for Eastern Europe        European Union 

Hans-Werner Sinn: The euro would not be used for Eastern Europe     

The introduction of the euro would lead to the fate of the countries of Central and Eastern Europe by the professor of economics Hans-Werner Sinn, a former chairman of the Institute for Economic Research at the Munich University. Hans-Werner Sinn explained in an interview with the Swiss Basler Zeitung that he did not consider the introduction of the euro as... Read More
EU Justice Ministers have approved the creation of the European Public Prosecutor’s Office         European Union 

EU Justice Ministers have approved the creation of the European Public Prosecutor’s Office      

The establishment of the European Public Prosecutor’s Office was approved by the EU’s Justice Ministers at a meeting in Luxembourg on Thursday, the so-called enhanced cooperation process, with 20 Member States. The prosecution will be built from a central office in Luxembourg and from European prosecutors in the member states. The Independent Public Prosecutor will be entitled under certain conditions... Read More
Stoltenberg: NATO does not want another Cold War       European Union World 

Stoltenberg: NATO does not want another Cold War    

NATO is concerned about the increased presence of Russian military presence at its borders, which it does not leave no response but at the same time strives for dialogue with Russia, it does not want another Cold War – said Jens Stoltenberg, Secretary-General of the North Atlantic Organization, on Monday in Bucharest at the 63rd session of the NATO Parliamentary... Read More
Illegal immigration – EU spokesman: the committee is ready to look at requests for support for migration spending         European Union World 

Illegal immigration – EU spokesman: the committee is ready to look at requests for support for migration spending      

The European Commission is ready to investigate whether a new request for assistance is due to increased expenditure on migration pressure, Commission spokeswoman Natasha Bertaud said at a press conference in Brussels on Monday. In response to a journalist question, Bertaud said in an exchange of letters between Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission and Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor... Read More
The EU and ET condemn the death penalty in all circumstances        European Union 

The EU and ET condemn the death penalty in all circumstances     

The Council of Europe and the European Union reaffirm that they strongly and unequivocally condemn the death penalty in all circumstances and in every case, said Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Thorbjorn Jagland, Secretary General of the Council of Europe on Monday in a joint declaration on the European and... Read More
The EU Council endorsed the establishment of free wifi access points across Europe         European Union 

The EU Council endorsed the establishment of free wifi access points across Europe      

The Council of the European Union has approved that the EU finances the establishment of free wifi access points at city halls, libraries, parks and other public places, the press release issued by the panel on Monday. According to the information, the European Union (EU) supports a special base to build up hotspots around 6000 settlements unpublished free of charge... Read More
German Finance Minister: The euro should be made to the EU as a whole          European Union 

German Finance Minister: The euro should be made to the EU as a whole      

According to the outgoing German Finance Minister, the euro should become the European Union’s currency. In his statement to the Financial Times, Wolfgang Schäuble, in his statement to the Financial Times, called for Brexit, that is, the termination of the British EU membership, calling the British politicians in Brexit who said Britain was too much to join the EU. In... Read More
In trade with Russia, the EU lost € 30 billion for sanctions         European Union 

In trade with Russia, the EU lost € 30 billion for sanctions      

Trade with Russia has led the European Union to lose EUR 30 billion in sanctions against Russia by 2017, according to a study published Friday by the Austrian Economic Research Institute (WIFO). The export of the EU Member States to Russia amounted to EUR 120 billion in 2013, but in 2016 it was only EUR 72 billion. The decline has... Read More
European Commission: to observe the atomic atom of Iran         European Union World 

European Commission: to observe the atomic atom of Iran      

All parties must fully comply with the Iranian nuclear program restrictive agreement signed two years ago by representatives of the United States, China, Russia, Britain, France, Germany and Iran – said Catherine Ray, European Commission spokesman on Friday in Brussels . Responding to a journalist question, the spokesman said that a sustained and long-term solution to the Iranian nuclear arms... Read More
Employment at the record level in the European Union        European Union 

Employment at the record level in the European Union     

At the record level, employment in the European Union is growing steadily in almost every member country, the European Commission said in a report published on Thursday. Based on the latest quarterly review, the European Union is still clearly heading towards improving employment and growth. As is apparent from the assessment of the situation, in the second quarter of 2017,... Read More
Jean-Claude Juncker would host the leaders of the Visegrád countries        European Union 

Jean-Claude Juncker would host the leaders of the Visegrád countries     

Jean-Claude Juncker, the Heads of Government of the Visegrád countries, called for a meeting on 18 October, aimed at attenuating the tensions between the eastern and western European Union member states, which was sent out on Wednesday, which was sent by the President of the European Commission to the Heads of Government of the Visegrád countries. In a letter dated... Read More
The European Parliament’s Jury contributed to the creation of the European Public Prosecutor’s Office        European Union 

The European Parliament’s Jury contributed to the creation of the European Public Prosecutor’s Office     

The European Parliament (EP) Committee on Home Affairs, Citizenship and Justice (LIBE) issued a green note on Thursday to create a European Public Prosecutor’s Office for the Prosecution of Cross-Border Corruption and Fraud Fraud in the European Public Prosecutor’s Office. According to the press release of the EP, the European Public Prosecutor’s Office will be entitled under certain conditions to... Read More
The quota system regulating EU sugar production ceases to exist         European Union 

The quota system regulating EU sugar production ceases to exist      

After nearly 50 years of operation, the quota system to regulate the sugar production of the European Union (EU) will expire on Saturday, September 30, the European Commission said. According to the EU Commission, the termination of the quota system for sugar production allows producers to tailor production to real trading opportunities and to exploit the opportunities of new export... Read More
Warsaw calls for the vice-president of the European Court to be excluded from the lawsuit for Bialowieza forests       European Union World 

Warsaw calls for the vice-president of the European Court to be excluded from the lawsuit for Bialowieza forests    

The PAP news agency has been informed on Friday of the lawsuit of the European Court of Justice on the lawsuit against him in spite of the sharpening of the ancient bible of Bialowieza. The judge said that the Polish party had far exceeded its powers by suggesting the contents of the Brussels Declaration on War Crimes, thereby taking over... Read More
Erdogan: Turkey no longer needs membership in the European Union        European Union World 

Erdogan: Turkey no longer needs membership in the European Union     

Turkey no longer needs membership of the European Union, but unilaterally does not withdraw from the failed accession negotiations, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on Sunday in Ankara at the opening of parliament’s autumn session. Turkey joined the European Union in 1995 with the European Union, which became a candidate country since 1999, and in 2005 negotiations on... Read More
German elections – Klaus von Dohnanyi: Martin Schulz should leave the presidency of the German Social Democrats         European Union World 

German elections – Klaus von Dohnanyi: Martin Schulz should leave the presidency of the German Social Democrats      

He must leave Martin Schulz as chairman of the German Social Democratic Party (SPD), according to former German Federal Minister of Education and Science Klaus von Dohnanyi, former mayor of Hamburg. Klaus von Dohnanyi, a Hungarian admirer, is the first major politician in the SPD, who openly demands Martin Schulz’s departure from the Sunday parliamentary election (Bundestag), on which the... Read More
The staff of the European Medicines Agency will be choosing a new headquarters in Amsterdam        European Union 

The staff of the European Medicines Agency will be choosing a new headquarters in Amsterdam    

Amsterdam will be elected as a new headquarters by the European Medicines Agency (EMEA), which is currently operating in London but is forced to move to the UK because of the withdrawal from the United Kingdom, said Politico in Wednesday’s article. According to the Brussels news portal, the agency has already informed the European Commission of the results of the... Read More
Emmanuel Macron presented the reform plans for the European Union to re-establish      European Union 

Emmanuel Macron presented the reform plans for the European Union to re-establish    

French Mayor Emmanuel Macron presented the 10-year roadmap for European Union reform at the Sorbonne University in Paris.     In his talk of over a half-hour speech on the “return of the sovereignty, democratic functioning and unity of Europe to protect its citizens”, the French President called Europe’s security a key issue with a common “European intervention force”, a “common defense... Read More
V4 wants to strengthen the weight of national parliaments within the EU        European Union World 

V4 wants to strengthen the weight of national parliaments within the EU     

 Visegrád countries (V4) want to strengthen the weight of national parliaments within EU policy and expect the V4’s – Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary and Slovakia – to effectively represent the interests of EU negotiators in the Brexit negotiations.     This is the closing statement that was approved by the V4 European Parliamentary Committees on Sárospatak in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County on Monday.     Richards... Read More
London analysts expect lower taxes and less readiness for further euro area integration         European Union World 

London analysts expect lower taxes and less readiness for further euro area integration     

According to London’s financial analysts, the most likely outcome of the German elections, ie the CDU / CSU, FDP, and Green’s government coalition, is expected to be somewhat lower than the result of the continued high-alliance of the CDU / CSU and the Social Democrats, In 24 months it is likely to boost the growth of the German economy. In... Read More
The EU commended the constructive spirit of Theresa May’s speech        Other European Union 

The EU commended the constructive spirit of Theresa May’s speech    

The Brexit chief negotiator of the European Commission praised the constructive spirit of the British Prime Minister’s Friday speech and was open to the transient period proposed by Theresa May, which would take effect after the unification of Britain’s EU membership. “As soon as we can agree on the various issues of controlled exit and the conditions for a possible... Read More
The EU-Canada Trade Agreement will enter into force provisionally      European Union 

The EU-Canada Trade Agreement will enter into force provisionally    

The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between the EU and Canada will come into force on Thursday, the European Commission said on Wednesday. According to the Commission’s information, CETA offers new opportunities for EU businesses to export to Canada. The agreement eliminates customs duties in 98% of tariff groups in trade between the EU and Canada. In addition, EU... Read More
The head of the IMF may replace Juncker in Brussels        European Union 

The head of the IMF may replace Juncker in Brussels     

The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, may follow Jean-Claude Juncker in 2019 as chair of the European Commission in Brussels, according to the German newspaper Welt am Sonntag. After Jean-Claude Juncker announced that after the 2014-2019 cycle he will not take over the European Commission (EB) leadership, the European People’s Party, which joins the EU’s right-wing... Read More
Merkel: there is no consequence of refusing solidarity      European Union World 

Merkel: there is no consequence of refusing solidarity   

There is no consequence of refusing solidarity between the EU Member States – said German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday interviews on the distribution of refugees between Member States, referring to Community aid to Member States. In an interview with Nordwest Zeitung and Passauer Neue Presse on the question of how he intends to persuade him to consider his view... Read More
The Austrian Chancellor rejects the Brussels proposal on the enlargement of the eurozone     European Union 

The Austrian Chancellor rejects the Brussels proposal on the enlargement of the eurozone  

Referring to Greece’s negative example, the proposal for an enlargement of the eurozone was rejected by Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern and Austrian Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz, the Austrian public service Ö1 radio on Thursday. Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Commission, said on Wednesday that EU Member States should automatically become part of the eurozone and in the Schengen... Read More
Juncker: Ten years after the start of the economic crisis, winds of EU sails again     European Union 

Juncker: Ten years after the start of the economic crisis, winds of EU sails again   

Ten years after the outbreak of the economic crisis, the wind has turned, the sails of Europe are winding again, so the current momentum should be used to create a stronger, more coherent and democratic union, said Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, in his Wednesday annual assessment. In each member state it is well-felt that Europe has taken... Read More
The EP has voted to establish free wifi access points across Europe European Union Useful 

The EP has voted to establish free wifi access points across Europe

The European Parliament (EP) plenary session in Strasbourg has voted for the first package of financial resources needed to build a wireless internet network (wifi) free of charge in Europe’s public spaces, the EP press release said on Tuesday. The initiative to complete the Digital Union with MEPs, with 582 votes to 98 with 9 abstentions, aims to ensure free... Read More
Merkel: it is unacceptable to disregard the decision of the European Court of Justice European Union 

Merkel: it is unacceptable to disregard the decision of the European Court of Justice

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called a decision of the European Court of Justice to be inadmissible in a Tuesday interview on the distribution of refugees among EU Member States. In an interview with Berliner Zeitung, he said that EU asylum policy is a difficult matter and there is still much work to be done on it. The Member States agree... Read More
Financial Times – The EU provides one million euros to investigate different food quality European Union 

Financial Times – The EU provides one million euros to investigate different food quality

Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Commission, is expected to bid a million euros on Wednesday to investigate the dual quality of foodstuffs at national level, he told the Financial Times British Business Diary website. According to the daily newspaper Juncker, in his yearly debate on Wednesday’s plenary session of the European Parliament on the issue of different quality... Read More
Appealed by Google against the antitrust riot law imposed by the European Commission European Union World 

Appealed by Google against the antitrust riot law imposed by the European Commission

Appeal was filed on Monday by Google’s US Internet giant against the European Commission’s fine of EUR 2.4 billion for breach of antitrust rules – the European Court of Justice confirmed on Monday. One spokeswoman for the committee reacted to the appeal that the Brussels body would defend its position in court. The EU competition authority imposed a record-breaking penalty... Read More
Again, they were throwing tomatoes at Merkel’s election gathering European Union World 

Again, they were throwing tomatoes at Merkel’s election gathering

They were throwing tomatoes again at an electoral gathering of Angela Merkel, on the occasion of the Friday event, the German Chancellor was found. In the Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania province of Wolgast, according to the information provided by the local police, roughly 150 counterparts appeared at Merkel’s right-center CDU election gathering site. The event was originally intended to be held in... Read More
Consultations on the European Pillar of Social Rights are continuing European Union 

Consultations on the European Pillar of Social Rights are continuing

The negotiations between the Hungarian Government and the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) on the European Pillar of Social Rights and the Posting of Workers Directive continue, the Secretary-General of the ETUC said at a press conference on Friday in Budapest after Prime Minister Viktor Orban and Hungarian trade union confederations. Luca Visentini said that at the meeting, Viktor Orbán... Read More
The EU is creating a global alliance to end the trade in torture devices European Union 

The EU is creating a global alliance to end the trade in torture devices

     Establishes an international alliance between the European Union, Argentina and Mongolia for the purpose of halting trade in endangered goods and goods used for capital punishment, Cecilia Malmström, EU Trade Commissioner in Brussels on Thursday.     “International law prohibits torture in all circumstances, but nevertheless sells tools of death or pain throughout the world, including metal spiders, electric shock tubes, chemicals... Read More
Belgian Minister: We do not want a “jungle” like Brussels in Calais European Union 

Belgian Minister: We do not want a “jungle” like Brussels in Calais

   Belgium does not want a migrant camp in Brussels called “the jungle” in Calais, France, so the control in the capital needs to be strengthened, Belgian Interior Minister Jan Jambon said on Wednesday.     The minister stated in the statement made by VRT on Belgian television that the continuous and endless increase in the number of migrants should be prevented. To... Read More
Quota – The European Court of Justice dismissed the Hungarian and Slovak actions European Union 

Quota – The European Court of Justice dismissed the Hungarian and Slovak actions

 The Court of Justice dismissed the Hungarian and Slovak actions brought against the EU mechanism for the allocation of asylum seekers between Member States – the judiciary body based in Luxembourg on Wednesday pronounced its judgment Wednesday.     “The court fully rejects the actions brought by Slovakia and Hungary,” they wrote in a communication detailing the judgment of the fifteen-member High... Read More
More than 5 million euros would have to be paid to Catalan leaders for the 2014 “Alternative” Independence referendum European Union 

More than 5 million euros would have to be paid to Catalan leaders for the 2014 “Alternative” Independence referendum

    More than 5 million euros have to be paid to former Catalan President Artur Mas and 10 other Catalan leaders due to “alternative independence referendum” on November 9, 2014, according to the Spanish state court’s report on Wednesday’s press reports.     The autonomous government had justified the financial accountability of several members of its former government and senior local officials, despite... Read More
the European Commission will once again send the case of Poland to the Member States European Union 

the European Commission will once again send the case of Poland to the Member States

    It is expected that the European Commission will seek advice from the governments of the EU Member States to re-issue the issue of the Polish Rule of Law in September – insider sources told us on Tuesday.     Nominees have been informed: members of the Brussels body are likely to agree at their Wednesday meeting to call on the Council to... Read More
They borrowed a car by car to the Serbian President’s vehicle European Union 

They borrowed a car by car to the Serbian President’s vehicle

 A minor accident was caused by three men when they borrowed a car loan from Aleksandar Vucic, a Serbian caretaker president, with the arrest of the convoy of three vehicles – the Belgrade daily Politics reported Sunday.     According to information, the accident occurred in Belgrade on Saturday morning and the three men who caused the accident were arrested for being... Read More
Politico: Simplifying the ratification of EU international trade agreements European Union 

Politico: Simplifying the ratification of EU international trade agreements

 Simplifying the European Commission’s ratification of EU international trade treaties, according to the body’s draft proposal, future conventions should not go through nearly 40 competent national and regional parliaments – the Politico Brussels news portal on Friday said.     According to this article, the committee intends to speed up the adoption of trade agreements and to avoid a situation like the... Read More
The Association Agreement between the EU and Ukraine has come into effect European Union 

The Association Agreement between the EU and Ukraine has come into effect

    The Association Agreement reached by the European Union and Ukraine, which is complemented by the Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement (DCFTA), promotes deeper political and stronger economic relations and respect for common European values ​​is fully in place, the European Commission said on Friday.     Under the Association Agreement, Ukraine undertakes to implement structural reforms in the areas of democracy, human rights,... Read More
The new regulation on motor vehicle emissions comes into force on Friday European Union 

The new regulation on motor vehicle emissions comes into force on Friday

  From today’s date, the EU’s single legislation, under which new car models can only travel on European roads if they have met a new and more reliable emission test under real driving conditions (RDE), said the European Commission.     According to the EU Committee, new emission test procedures will contribute to restoring confidence in new passenger cars, as nitrogen oxide and... Read More
More than eight-year low unemployment rate remained in the euro area and in the EU in July European Union 

More than eight-year low unemployment rate remained in the euro area and in the EU in July

    The unemployment rate in the euro area and in the European Union has remained at more than eight-year low, reflecting the strong economic growth of Europe.     The European Union’s Statistical Office (Eurostat) announced on Thursday that seasonally adjusted data show that the unemployment rate in the euro area fell to 9.1 percent in July, as in June, which has been... Read More
Economic turmoil in the euro area rose to more than ten-year high in August European Union 

Economic turmoil in the euro area rose to more than ten-year high in August

     More than ten-year summit strengthened the economic climate in the euro area in August.     According to a report issued Wednesday by the European Economic and Financial Affairs (EcFin), the Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) in the euro area rose from 111.3 points in July, to 0.6 points, to 111.9 points. Analysts expected 111.3 points.     In terms of the European Union, the... Read More
Emmanuel Macron envisions the “more shapes” of the re-established European Union European Union 

Emmanuel Macron envisions the “more shapes” of the re-established European Union

 He plans to resume the European Union in several ways Emmanuel Macron, French Head of State, with the group of Member States wishing to go further in coordinating their economic, defense, tax or social policies.     The President of the Republic expressed his vision at a meeting of ambassadors at the Elysée Palace on Tuesday.     Following the German elections on 24... Read More
Libya has submitted the bill to the Italians European Union 

Libya has submitted the bill to the Italians

 The hostages and schools, the infrastructure and public security and the financing of job creation programs were requested by the mayors of Libya in Italy in exchange for curbing the departure of migrants to Europe – said Italian Minister of the Interior Marco Minniti in an Italian daily newspaper Corriere della Sera.     According to this article, the mayor of 14... Read More
Even before the referendum on independence, it could accept the law regulating the breakup of Catalonia by the autonomous parliament European Union 

Even before the referendum on independence, it could accept the law regulating the breakup of Catalonia by the autonomous parliament

 Even before the independence referendum, in the coming weeks, the autonomous regional parliament may adopt the law governing Catalonia’s disintegration from Spain – announced the Catalans Independence Party politicians at their Barcelona press conference on Monday.     The Law of Transition and the Constitution of the Republic, which is referred to as the Separation Act, comes into force when the referendum... Read More
The “soldier” of the Islamic State was the perpetrator of the assassination in Brussels European Union 

The “soldier” of the Islamic State was the perpetrator of the assassination in Brussels

The “soldier” of the Islamic State was the executor of the Brussels delayed attack on Friday, the jihadist terrorist organization said through his Aamak news agency.     The assassin is a Belgian 30-year-old, Somali descent, who has been a Belgian citizen since 2015 and was on the fringes of Brussels in the center of Brussels with a knife on three patrolling... Read More
Barcelona wandering – One suspect was detained in custody two weeks before the assassination European Union 

Barcelona wandering – One suspect was detained in custody two weeks before the assassination

A few weeks before last week’s bombings in Barcelona and Cambrils, police have been detained by Driss Oukabir, one of the suspected members of the terrorist group, who has been charged with extrajudicial attacks on his girlfriend – wrote the Spanish Internet site El Confidencial on Friday. He was detained on 23 July by the Catalan police in his apartment,... Read More
Most of the German population continues to believe that immigration and integration remain the most important societal challenge European Union 

Most of the German population continues to believe that immigration and integration remain the most important societal challenge

    In Germany last year, immigration and integration are the biggest social challenge for most of the population – a survey on Friday said.     GfK’s non-profit market research association (GfK Verein, the majority owner of GfK’s international market and public opinion polling company) estimates that 56 percent of Germans think immigration and social integration of immigrants are the most urgent common... Read More
Illegal immigration – The number of arrivals to Italian coasts has stabilized in Libya’s military situation European Union 

Illegal immigration – The number of arrivals to Italian coasts has stabilized in Libya’s military situation

     With the stabilization of the Libyan military situation, the number of migrants arriving to Italy via the Mediterranean has halved in July compared to the same period of the previous year, according to the European Trade Radio Europe1 on Thursday, on the Italian Ministry of Internal Affairs.     In July, the wallet registered 13,500 arrivals compared to 30,500 in July last... Read More
Islamic State – Additional terror attacks threaten Spain with terrorist organization European Union 

Islamic State – Additional terror attacks threaten Spain with terrorist organization

     Additional threats were threatened by Spain in the publicized video of the Islamic State, a jihadist organization that earlier assumed the bombings in Barcelona and Cambrils last week – wrote the Spanish newspaper El País, which also published the video.     There are two members of the terrorist organization in the record, even in Spanish, which has not occurred so far.... Read More
Warsaw to Brussels: the redirection of refugees exacerbates the migration crisis European Union 

Warsaw to Brussels: the redirection of refugees exacerbates the migration crisis

 The EU migration regime is bad, aggravates the migration crisis and violates the competences of the Member States, said Polish Minister of the Interior Mariusz Blaszczak, summarizing the response to Brussels in the framework of a breach of procedure in the quota affair.     Blaszczak commented on Polish public television (TVP) Tuesday night, including quota issues. At the end of July,... Read More
Researcher: killing Europeans European Union 

Researcher: killing Europeans

   It remains unanswered that the terrorists are killing the Europeans, and if Hungary and Poland did not raise their voices, “terrorism would be distributed in Europe” and not just bombings in Brussels and Paris, but in Budapest and Warsaw, Research Director for Fundamental Rights in the current channel of M1.     According to István Kovács, the Brussels political elite is no... Read More
Barcelona wandering – Spanish press: it is difficult to avoid attacks like Barcelona European Union 

Barcelona wandering – Spanish press: it is difficult to avoid attacks like Barcelona

Although there have been no examples of terrorist attacks in Spain over the past few years, the catastrophe in Barcelona of 14 deaths and around 130 wounded (including a Hungarian) has warned people not being fully protected against the assassinations – the Spanish media wrote on Friday.     According to some press reports, it is by no means surprising that the... Read More
The European Commission is launching a consultation for a fairer EU food supply chain European Union 

The European Commission is launching a consultation for a fairer EU food supply chain

  In a call from the European Commission on Wednesday, it calls on farmers, EU citizens and all stakeholders to share their views on the functioning of the food supply chain through an on-line consultation of 17 November. According to the information provided by the Commission, the added value of the food supply chain is not adequately covered by the... Read More
Speaker: The European Commission examines the UK proposal for the Customs Union European Union 

Speaker: The European Commission examines the UK proposal for the Customs Union

  The European Commission has taken note of the British proposal on a temporary customs union, an anonymous spokesman for the European Commission said on Tuesday. However, Guy Verhofstadt, the Brexit coordinator of the European Parliament, in his Twitter message, called the British proposal as a “fantasy”, he believes, “to be present at the same time and inside.” The spokesperson... Read More
Pál Völner: It seems as if Brussels wants to further the tension European Union 

Pál Völner: It seems as if Brussels wants to further the tension

  It seems that Brussels wants to further tensions and not seek solutions to Hungarian affairs – said Pál Völner, Parliamentary State Secretary of the Ministry of Justice on Saturday, on the Origo news portal. He said Monday that the government sends a response to the European Commission’s response to the non-governmental organizations involved in the field of foreign affairs... Read More
Contaminated eggs – Brussels calls “egg tip” to settle the situation European Union 

Contaminated eggs – Brussels calls “egg tip” to settle the situation

The European Commission is summoning the European Commission on Friday to discuss the accusation of disputes between the countries involved and to discuss the situation, because of contaminated eggs, Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Vytenis Andriukaitis announced on Friday. The meeting will be convened on 26 September, a spokesman for the EB said. The Lithuanian Commissioner has said that... Read More
Eurobarometer: confidence in the European Union is growing European Union 

Eurobarometer: confidence in the European Union is growing

One year after the referendum in the UK, the growing number of people in the EU are optimistic about the political and economic future of the European Union, and trust in European currency has been the strongest since 2004, the European Commission said on Wednesday. According to the survey, confidence in the European Union (EU) is growing and almost all... Read More
Polish courts – The European Commission has filed a lawsuit against Poland European Union 

Polish courts – The European Commission has filed a lawsuit against Poland

A letter of formal notice was sent by the European Commission to Poland, which initiated the infringement procedure due to the Polish regulations affecting the judiciary. The EU committee said on Saturday that the concerns expressed by the European Commission in its previous recommendations were not remedied, and even more seriously, the threat to judicial independence and the rule of... Read More
EU Commissioner: The EU will step up its efforts in the field of defense and security European Union 

EU Commissioner: The EU will step up its efforts in the field of defense and security

The European Union will step up its efforts to share information, fight terrorism financing and protect Europeans online, said Julian King, the UK’s EU Commissioner for Combating Terrorism, Organized Crime and Cybercrime in Brussels on Wednesday. The EU Commissioner presented the ninth outcome report on the implementation of the security union, saying that in July, the European Commission had put... Read More
Court of Justice: In this form, the EU-Canada Passenger Name Record Agreement can not be concluded European Union 

Court of Justice: In this form, the EU-Canada Passenger Name Record Agreement can not be concluded

The Agreement on the Transmission of Passenger Name Record (PNR) between the European Union and Canada can not be concluded in its current form because several of its provisions are incompatible with the fundamental rights recognized by the EU – the Court of Justice of the European Union decided on Wednesday. The European Union and Canada have negotiated an Agreement... Read More
FT: In defending European companies, Brussels is ready to punish US sanctions on Russia European Union World 

FT: In defending European companies, Brussels is ready to punish US sanctions on Russia

Brussels is considering responding to the United States if Washington introduces new sanctions against Russia that could seriously affect European companies, said British Business Day Financial Times. According to an article published in the online edition of the daily newspaper, Brussels fears that if Washington punishes Moscow for having intervened in last year’s US elections, it could have a disadvantage... Read More
The Juncker plan could have mobilized 225 billion euros in EU member states European Union 

The Juncker plan could have mobilized 225 billion euros in EU member states

For more than two years, more than 225 billion euros could be mobilized in the European Union Member States by the European Strategic Investment Fund (EFSI), called the Juncker Plan, the European Commission said on Monday. According to the Brussels body, the investments made in the twenty-eight member states in the framework of the Investment Incentive Facility launched in 2015... Read More
Turkish Minister: Ankara aims to become a full member of the European Union European Union 

Turkish Minister: Ankara aims to become a full member of the European Union

Turkey is aiming for full membership of the European Union and refusing to accept a lower-level partnership, Turkey’s EU Minister Ömer Celik announced on Tuesday in Brussels. At the European Economic and Social Committee’s meeting, the Head of the Cabinet stressed that the planned extension of the customs union is necessary with the European Union, but it does not in... Read More
It is unlikely that they will accept the UK proposal for EU citizens’ rights  European Union 

It is unlikely that they will accept the UK proposal for EU citizens’ rights

From the point of view of the European Union, everything is unacceptable, which is a limitation of the law, so it is unlikely that they will accept the British proposal for the rights of EU citizens – said Gergely Egedy, historian, National Educational University instructor on Wednesday, on the current channel M1. According to Gergely Egedy, the British proposal “does... Read More
The Secretary General of the Council of Europe expressed concern about the Polish judicial reform European Union 

The Secretary General of the Council of Europe expressed concern about the Polish judicial reform

He expressed concern at Thorbjorn Jagland, Secretary-General of the Council of Europe, on the planned judicial reform in Poland on Tuesday. The Secretary-General sent a letter to Marek Kuchchinsky, the president of the Polish Sejm, about the highly criticized draft law on the Supreme Court, which was presented to Parliament’s lower house last week. The former Norwegian Prime Minister stressed... Read More
Brexit – Moody’s: a recession can sink into the British economy without a Brexit agreement  European Union 

Brexit – Moody’s: a recession can sink into the British economy without a Brexit agreement

Many sectors of the British economy would be severely affected if London could not reach a comprehensive agreement with the European Union on the further link up until the end of British membership of the EU, and in this case, it is not possible to exclude the possibility of recession in the comprehensive sector analysis of Moody’s Investors Service .... Read More
European Commission: low unemployment rate for the EU European Union 

European Commission: low unemployment rate for the EU

Employment has been rising over the past few years in the European Union and unemployment has been the lowest since the economic crisis in 2008, according to the European Commission’s Monday report on employment and social development in Europe. The report shows that 10 million jobs have been created since 2013, with more than 234 million people currently working in... Read More
Martin Schulz: the creation of a “union union of European united democracies” European Union 

Martin Schulz: the creation of a “union union of European united democracies”

Martin Schulz: the creation of a “union union of European united democracies” By further developing the EU, a “political union of European united democracies” has to be established, said Martin Schulz, German Chancellor of the Social Democrats (SPD), in Berlin on Sunday. In his opening speech on the future of Germany and the EU, he emphasized that the European nation... Read More
A breach of procedure is due to Hungary for civil law Other European Union 

A breach of procedure is due to Hungary for civil law

The European Commission (EC) launched a lawsuit on Thursday against the law on foreign NGOs for Hungary. The Brussels panel has also introduced a new stage in the infringement procedure initiated by the amendment of the Higher Education Act. Christian Wigand, a spokeswoman, said at a regular press conference in the committee that a so-called official letter of formal notice... Read More
Porosenko: Brexit does not have to shadow Kiev-EU relations European Union 

Porosenko: Brexit does not have to shadow Kiev-EU relations

The withdrawal of Brexit, that is, the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union, does not have to overshadow relations between Ukraine and the EU, said Ukrainian President Petro Porosenko on Thursday at a press conference closing the Ukraine-EU summit in Kiev, with Donald Tusk, European Council and Jean-Claude Juncker , With the President of the European Commission. The Ukrainian... Read More
The British do not pay their debt to the EU  European Union United Kingdom 

The British do not pay their debt to the EU

Foreign Minister Boris Johnson in the UK House of Commons declared that they are unwilling to pay the European Union the money they still hold to the organization. According to the union’s representatives, this is why negotiations on the exit of the British may be blocked, writes Guardian. On Tuesday, in the House of Commons, Boris Johnson talked about refusing... Read More
British Parliamentary Committee: The EU’s Mediterranean operation is ineffective European Union 

British Parliamentary Committee: The EU’s Mediterranean operation is ineffective

According to the EU Committee of the Lower House of the British Parliament, the operation of the European Union (EU) Sophia, which has been launched against human smuggling, is ineffective and sometimes inconsistent with the purpose. According to a study published on Wednesday by the committee in London, the sea operation launched in 2015 had little effect on curbing migration,... Read More
Ukrainian crisis – The ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement has been completed European Union 

Ukrainian crisis – The ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement has been completed

The Association Agreement between the European Union and Ukraine was officially approved on Tuesday by a council of EU Member States, ending the long-standing ratification process of the Convention. According to the press release of the Council, the contract will enter into force on 1 September. Most of the provisions of the Association Agreement and of the EU-Ukraine Free Trade... Read More
Century Foundation: The elite of Brussels is different than the people want European Union 

Century Foundation: The elite of Brussels is different than the people want

  The surveys show that the elite of the Brussels elite differ from what people would like them to think, said Zsolt Barthel-Rúzsa, chairwoman of the Századvég Alapítvány, on the M1 current channel on Monday, referring to a representative research. The survey of the “Project 28” representative survey was conducted between April 10 and May 31 in 28 countries of... Read More
The largest EP factions find the British proposal on the rights of foreign EU citizens to be inadequate  European Union 

The largest EP factions find the British proposal on the rights of foreign EU citizens to be inadequate

  The largest factions in the European Parliament (EP) find it inadequate for the proposals made by the British government to enforce the rights of foreign EU citizens living in Britain for the period after the expiration of the British EU membership. The widely quoted statement in the British press Monday, which was signed by Guy Verhofstadt, EP’s Brexit chief... Read More
Expert: Brussels and Ankara do not even seriously consider Turkey’s EU accession European Union 

Expert: Brussels and Ankara do not even seriously consider Turkey’s EU accession

    According to Turkey expert Tarik Demirkan, although they are pending the continuation of Turkey’s accession negotiations with the European Union, neither Brussels nor Ankara “does not seriously consider” this at present.     Tarik Demirkan, Editor-in-Chief of the Türkinfo portal on the current channel M1, said on Sunday: “very hard wall” for the EU in terms of Turkey, its population, its geographic... Read More
Polish papers: security and economic policy success Donald Trump’s visit to Warsaw European Union United States Of America 

Polish papers: security and economic policy success Donald Trump’s visit to Warsaw

 For Warsaw, security and economic policy success is the result of Donald Trump’s visit to Warsaw – they appreciate Friday’s press statements, highlighting the reference to NATO’s collective defense principle, the promise of regular US gas supplies, and the values ​​of Western civilization in the US president’s speech.     The Independent Right Center of the Rzeczpospolita newspaper dedicated more than one... Read More
G20 / Free Trade Negotiations – The provisions of CETA will be provisionally applied in September European Union 

G20 / Free Trade Negotiations – The provisions of CETA will be provisionally applied in September

On 21 September, the provisions of the Free Trade Agreement between the European Union and Canada (CETA) are provisionally applied, the two sides announced in a joint statement following Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Hamburg at the G20 summit On Saturday held a meeting.     The Free Trade Agreement was signed after a... Read More
The paper-based ticket in public transport will disappear in Madrid European Union 

The paper-based ticket in public transport will disappear in Madrid

 In Madrid, the paper-based ticket in public transport disappears at the end of the year, and the plastic publicity cards triggered by the local public transport company (CRTM) were sold on Friday.     The Multi card that you can use now is worth 2.5 euros (775 forints), and one-way tickets, 10 “collectible” tickets, and 1,2,3,5 or 7-day passes for tourists on... Read More
They once again emptied a migrant camp in Paris European Union 

They once again emptied a migrant camp in Paris

 The French authorities again evacuated an illegal migrant camp in Paris on Friday morning, where nearly three-thousand people lived on tents on sidewalks. The official action took place a few days before the government’s new bill on asylum law was submitted.     In the last two years, a spontaneous emerald migrant camp in the French capital has been reported 34 times... Read More
Illegal immigration – The former Italian Prime Minister demands the limitation of the number of migrants European Union 

Illegal immigration – The former Italian Prime Minister demands the limitation of the number of migrants

       “Numerus clausus”, that is, the introduction of the maximum number of admissions in Italy for migrants, was Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, the prime minister’s nominee for the center-left.         “We can not feel guilty if we can not accommodate all migrants,” the Italian media quoted the Democratic Party (PD) leader as saying. He added that if the EU closes its ports... Read More
They do not welcome members of the Turkish government in the Netherlands European Union 

They do not welcome members of the Turkish government in the Netherlands

   Tugrul Türkes, the deputy prime minister in charge of the Turkish diaspora, or other members of the Turkish government in the Netherlands is “undesirable” in view of the current state of bilateral relations between the two countries – he said in a statement issued by the Dutch government on Friday.     He added that Friday’s decision is a “natural consequence” of... Read More
The European Commission has published a survey on the impact of culture on the development of cities European Union Culture 

The European Commission has published a survey on the impact of culture on the development of cities

 The European Commission has published the results of a comparative study of European cities, highlighting how culture and creativity can contribute to the social development of cities, economic growth and job creation.     According to the EU Commission, the survey published on Thursday is intended to help decision-makers, representatives of the cultural and creative industries to identify local strengths and areas... Read More
A political agreement was reached on the EU-Japan Free Trade Agreement European Union World 

A political agreement was reached on the EU-Japan Free Trade Agreement

 After long negotiations, a political agreement on a free trade agreement between the European Union and Japan was concluded at the summit of the parties in Brussels on Thursday.     The document – which is not yet the final trade agreement – was signed by Donald Tusk, the European Council and Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, and Japanese Prime... Read More
Italy opens new hot spots, but does not say about sending forwarding migrants European Union 

Italy opens new hot spots, but does not say about sending forwarding migrants

 There are six new hot spots in Italy for the identification of migrants – Minister of Interior Marco Minniti announced in Wednesday’s press conference and at the same time the Government of Rome has negotiated with the Frontex European Border Protection Agency that its vessels in the Mediterranean do not Only migrants to Italy.     The four registration centers in Italy... Read More
Angela Merkel: German presidency aspires to compromise at Summit Hamburg summit European Union 

Angela Merkel: German presidency aspires to compromise at Summit Hamburg summit

    The German G20 summit seeks to compromise on the leaders of the members of the Hamburg Summit, but does not want to disguise the opposition between them – said German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday at the venue.     In his briefing on the Hamburg International Fair, he stressed that it is the task of transforming globalization into a process that... Read More
The French Parliament extended the state of emergency until 1 November European Union 

The French Parliament extended the state of emergency until 1 November

It has been prolonged for the sixth time on Thursday and, for the first time, the French Parliament for the last time has been in a state of emergency until 1 November.     The new 577-seat National Assembly adopted its first bill with 137 votes in favor of 13 against. Only the radical leftists and the Communist opposition members did not... Read More
Police were wounded with a gun at a man in Gavá, Spain European Union 

Police were wounded with a gun at a man in Gavá, Spain

     Police officers were injured by a gun at a Gavá settlement in eastern Spain on Thursday afternoon. The perpetrator was captured, the Spanish authorities said.     The attacker shot the two policemen at 20 kilometers from Barcelona, ​​one of them 50, the other 62 years old. Seriously injured by the police officer who hit the neck on his neck, his partner... Read More
The French National Front is debating the exit from the euro zone exit program European Union 

The French National Front is debating the exit from the euro zone exit program

 After more and more people in the French National Front (FN) are blaming the plan to exit the euro zone due to the failure of the party chairman, Marine Le Pen’s failure in the second round of presidential elections in May, Bernard Monot, the party’s adviser, recommends the release of the program.     “Two thirds of the French people did not... Read More
The EP would suspend Turkish accession negotiations due to constitutional reform European Union 

The EP would suspend Turkish accession negotiations due to constitutional reform

 Turkey’s European Union (EP) plenary session called for suspension of EU accession negotiations in Ankara on Thursday, when Ankara implemented the widely-criticized constitutional reform package unchanged.     At the Strasbourg meeting, 477 votes in favor, 64 against 97 abstentions, stressed that “the proposed amendments do not respect the principle of separation of powers, do not provide adequate brakes and counterbalances and... Read More
Croatian Prime Minister to the European Commission: The Croatian-Slovenian border dispute is a bilateral issue European Union 

Croatian Prime Minister to the European Commission: The Croatian-Slovenian border dispute is a bilateral issue

 The European Commission (EB) is not responsible for the decision of the Hague tribunal in the Croatian-Slovenian border dispute, Croatia expects from the Brussels-based body, to respect that it is a bilateral issue on which Zagreb is ready to negotiate with Ljubljana – Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said on Wednesday Bakar.     Plenkovic stressed that, over the last decade, due... Read More
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