The EU proposed yesterday to cut funding for the Common Agricultural Policy by 5%, but some in Brussels warned the new budget plan could cut farm income supports for 2021-27 by 8.5%, and rural development measures 17.5%.
Thu, 03 May, 2018
Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe has warned that phase two of the Brexit talks will be “very, very demanding”.
Tue, 09 Jan, 2018
Streaming giants, like Netflix and Amazon, may have to provide 20% local content to EU subscribers.
Fri, 27 May, 2016
Russia is to cut off gas supplies to Ukraine as a payment deadline passed and negotiators failed to reach a deal on prices and unpaid bills.
Mon, 16 Jun, 2014
Bison moving in to Romanian mountains
Mon, 26 May, 2014
GERMANY, FRANCE GOING SEPARATE WAYS?
Mon, 03 Jun, 2013
GERMANY’S European Commissioner, (Günther Oettinger), has lent his voice to demands that the national flags of all bailed-out member states be flown at half-mast at EU buildings as a sign of the shame.
Sat, 17 Sep, 2011
WE should be grateful to Commissioner Gunther Oettinger for his recent comments suggesting that Ireland’s flag should be flown at half mast around EU institutions, for what they tell us about the reality of our political situation.
Fri, 16 Sep, 2011
IRISH MEPs have criticised a German EU commissioner for suggesting “deficit sinners” such as Ireland should fly their flags at half-mast outside EU buildings as a warning to other nations.
Wed, 14 Sep, 2011
Irish MEP's are calling on the Commissioner for Energy Gunther Oettinger to apologise for his remarks to a German newspaper last weekend, or resign his post.
Tue, 13 Sep, 2011
MEPs in Strasbourg are demanding an apology following comments made about deficit countries by the EU Commissioner for Energy.
Tue, 22 Mar, 2011
STRESS tests on all nuclear plants in the EU will be carried out by the end of the year, the European Commission has said.
Wed, 16 Mar, 2011
Stress tests on all nuclear plants in the EU will be carried out by the end of the year, the European Commission said this afternoon.
Tue, 15 Mar, 2011
EMBATTLED Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, under intense pressure to quit, was slapped with an EU visa ban while ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak was also hit by travel restrictions.
Tue, 01 Mar, 2011
PROPOSALS for the first EU-wide laws on oil platform safety and standards are likely early next year, the European Commission said yesterday.
Thu, 14 Oct, 2010
TOUGHER safety laws for oil and gas companies operating offshore in Europe are on the cards later this year in the wake of the BP oil spill, the European Commission has said.
Thu, 15 Jul, 2010
Figures released today show that the EU is on track to exceed its target of 20% renewable energy consumption by 2020.
Thu, 11 Mar, 2010
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