The European Union has urged member countries to put health screening in place at their borders to slow the spread of the coronavirus, and also pledged a €37bn aid fund.
Fri, 13 Mar, 2020
Long delays for holidaymakers at major European airports including Dublin could lead to short-to-long term opportunities for smaller airports like Cork and Shannon, the head of the Irish Travel Agents Association has said.
Fri, 04 Aug, 2017
Britons may have to apply for visas to travel throughout continental Europe once the UK leaves the EU, it has been reported.
Sat, 10 Sep, 2016
Germany’s finance minister, Wolfgang Schaeuble, and a senior Bavarian politician have criticised Greece’s role in Europe’s biggest migration crisis since the Second World War.
Mon, 28 Dec, 2015
Echoes of the Cold War as EU fails to agree redistribution plan.
Wed, 16 Sep, 2015
Hundreds of refugees broke out of a Hungarian border camp and others set off on foot from Budapest as authorities scrambled to contain a crisis that has brought Europe’s asylum system to breaking point.
Sun, 06 Sep, 2015
President Nicolas Sarkozy has threatened to pull France out of the European Union’s coveted visa-free Schengen zone unless the bloc makes progress on protecting EU borders from illegal immigration.
Mon, 12 Mar, 2012
Bulgarians go to the polls today to decide between a member of the ruling centre-right party and a left-wing ex-foreign minister in an election run-off for the presidency of the impoverished, corruption-plagued country.
Sun, 30 Oct, 2011
LIBYA lifted a visa ban on citizens of 25 European countries on Saturday after holder of the EU presidency, Spain, said a Swiss-instigated visa blacklist against 188 Libyans in those countries had been scrapped.
Mon, 29 Mar, 2010
Authorities reopened a busy terminal at Brussels’ Zaventem International Airport today after a man who was behaving suspiciously had fled into the zone.
Thu, 27 Apr, 2006
Icelandic immigration authorities agreed today to grant former American chess champion Bobby Fischer a special foreigners' passport which would allow him to travel to western Europe.
Tue, 22 Feb, 2005
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