European Council

In Turkey, Students Succeed with Oracle Academy Java Foundations

Senior Director, EMEA<p>To reach 30,000 students over three years in Turkey, Oracle Academy partner the Turkish Private Schools Association has an …

Education

Belgian government now requires ~1K journalists living there to pay the €50 cost of the biannual background check of those covering European Council summits (Milan Schreuer/New York Times)

Milan Schreuer / New York Times: <b><br>Belgian government now requires ~1K journalists living there to pay the €50 cost of the biannual background check of</b> …

Seth Rich

Belgium Has a New Fee for Journalists. The Media Is Not Amused.

BRUSSELS — Journalists who cover the regular gatherings of the leaders of European Union countries got a rude surprise this week from the Belgian government: Most of them will have to pay for the right to do their jobs.<p>Before they are allowed to cover European Council summit meetings in Brussels, …

Europe

EU Sanctions 6 Russian Firms Over Crimea Bridge

The European Council said it has frozen the assets of six entities involved in the Crimean bridge’s construction, including two companies owned by …

Russia

Belgium to impose security check fee on Brussels press corps

EPA-EFE/JULIEN WARNAND<p>Click for full view<p>Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel speaks to media as he arrives for the European Council summit in …

Europe

Theresa takes Philip for Brexit getaway in the exclusive Italian lakes

Theresa May is currently taking a much needed break in Italy following all her Brexit woes over the past month.<p>The Prime Minister has had to deal …

Great Britain

Top Japanese official issues warning to Theresa May over Brexit

A top Japanese official has issued an ominous warning to Theresa May's Government, saying a 'no-deal' Brexit would be 'impossible for us to …

Great Britain

Tariffs removal not needed for E.U., U.S. talks - European Council representative

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Tariffs

New Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab appears to briefly speak in a French accent at Brussels press conference

New Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab made his first trip to Brussels yesterday - and he appears to be settling in nicely.<p>So nicely in fact, that he's …

UK Politics

Barnier: Brexit deal must protect integrity of single market

<b>Chief negotiator for the European Union (EU), Michel Barnier, said several aspects of the Brexit Withdrawal Agreement were now becoming a matter of</b> …

Great Britain

EU publishes its no Brexit deal guidelines

The European Commission has published its guidance over what countries, businesses and individuals should do to prepare for a no deal ahead of Brexit …

Great Britain

EU Commission calls on members to step up Brexit preparations

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission on Thursday called on EU countries to increase preparations for all outcomes in Brexit negotiations, saying Britain's withdrawal from the bloc was likely to cause disruptions.<p>"Today's text calls on member states and private parties to step up …

World News

European Commission Says Kosovo Qualifies For Visa-Free Travel In Europe

The European Commission says Kosovo has met all required benchmarks for its citizens to qualify for visa-free travel within Europe's Schengen zone.

European Parliament

Japan, EU sign trade deal to eliminate nearly all tariffs

TOKYO (AP) — The European Union and Japan signed a landmark deal on Tuesday that will eliminate nearly all tariffs on products they trade.<p>The ambitious pact signed in Tokyo runs counter to President Donald Trump's moves to hike tariffs on imports from many U.S. trading partners. It covers a third …

Donald Tusk

Chinese president eyes closer China-EU partnership

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Beijing on …

China

Chinese president eyes closer China-EU partnership - Xinhua

Chinese President Xi Jinping (C) meets with European Council President Donald Tusk (L) and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, who are …

China

China, EU agree to promote multilateralism, support free trade

China and the European Union (EU) on Monday agreed to jointly work to safeguard the rules-based international order, promote multilateralism, and …

China

China, EU agree to promote multilateralism, support free trade - Xinhua

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker co-chair the 20th China-EU …

China

EU, Chinese officials call for WTO reforms as trade threats loom | Reuters.com

European Council President Donald Tusk said on Monday China, the United States and Russia had a duty not to start trade wars and called on the three countries to reform the World Trade Organization. Thuy Ong reports.<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>European Council President Donald Tusk said on …

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China, EU reaffirm Paris climate commitment, vow more cooperation

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China and the European Union on Monday reaffirmed their commitment to the Paris climate change pact and called other signatories to do the same, saying action against rising global temperatures had become more important than ever.<p>European Council President Donald Tusk …

European Union

'Fake News': European Council President Hits Back After Trump Calls the E.U. America's 'Foe'

"America and the EU are best friends. Whoever says we are foes is spreading fake news."Literally minutes after CBS aired an interview in which …

Donald Trump

EU's Tusk says the WTO needs new rules on forced tech transfers, subsidies

BEIJING (Reuters) - The World Trade Organization needs new rules on forced technology transfers and industry subsidies, European Council President Donald Tusk said on Monday in China.<p>Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker are in Beijing to meet Chinese Premier Li Keqiang for an …

Business

EU's Tusk calls on China, U.S., Russia not to start trade wars

BEIJING (Reuters) - European Council President Donald Tusk said on Monday China, the United States and Russia had a duty not to start trade wars and called on the three countries to reform the World Trade Organization.<p>He said there was still time to prevent conflict and chaos. Tusk and European …

News (China)

China wants to seek more balanced trade with EU

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday the country wants to seek more balanced trade with the European Union.<p>European Council President Donald Tusk attends a news conference at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, July 16, 2018. REUTERS/Thomas Peter<p>China needs to …

News (China)

Why Europe is very nervous about a Trump-Putin summit

In a Trump-Putin meeting, who gets the show, and who gets the substance?

Geopolitics

European Council President Donald Tusk Has A Stern Warning For Trump

Trump gets a public "Dear America" message ahead of the NATO summit.<p>The European Union is firing back at President Donald Trump’s criticisms.<p>“Dear America, appreciate your allies,” European Council President Donald Tusk said Tuesday. “After all, you don’t have that many.”<p>He also shared a similar …

Donald Trump

Quote of the Day

“Dear America, appreciate your allies, after all you don’t have all that many.”— European Council President Donald Tusk, quoted by the AP.

Donald Tusk

EU chief cautions Trump: Don't forget who your friends are

As President Trump prepares to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin, European Council President Donald Tusk is appealing to the U.S. leader to remember who his allies are.<p>Speaking as he signed a joint EU-NATO declaration Tuesday with alliance Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, Tusk said in a …

Donald Tusk

European Council chief tells Trump to appreciate US allies

Brussels, July 10 (IANS) European Council chief Donald Tusk on Monday told US President Donald Trump to appreciate his country's allies as America …

Donald Trump

European Council president to Trump: "Appreciate your allies"

European Council President Donald Tusk directly addressed President Trump on the eve of Wednesday's NATO summit, warning the United States to …

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