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EUROCRISIS: Hopes high as Weidmann & Tsipras start building bridges

Both sides in the Greece/EC dispute have been trying very hard these last 48 hours to build the sort of bridges that can save our beloved euro for the euro-loving European people united in their support for the eternal euro. 289 more words

Alexis Tsipras

Retiring top eurocrat to get nearly $900K over next three years for doing nothing

Herman Van Rompuy will be entitled to more than pounds 500,000 ($891,000) at the taxpayer’s expense for doing nothing over the next three years after finishing his term as president of the European Council. 476 more words

Economy

Retiring top eurocrat to get nearly $900K over next three years for doing nothing

Herman Van Rompuy will be entitled to more than pounds 500,000 ($891,000) at the taxpayer’s expense for doing nothing over the next three years after finishing his term as president of the European Council. 476 more words

Economy

The second President of the European Council takes office - the library's view

Yesterday, Donald Tusk took over as President of the European Council from Herman van Rompuy, himself the first to hold the post established by the… 277 more words

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"Who do I call if I want to call Europe?” Finally a name and a number to answer Henry Kissinger's question

The much awaited succession ceremony at the EU Council took place yesterday in Brussels. Herman Van Rompuy, leaving President of the EU Council, handed over Europe’s top job to Poland’s Donald Tusk. 613 more words

Policy