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10 months were not enough for the EU to save the environment but 2 days are

The highlight in Brussels this week is certainly the EU Council of tomorrow, Thursday 23 October. The reason is not because it will be the last one presided by Mr Van… 813 more words


BRICSPost: Li urges EU to join China-led Silk route project

Source: BRICSPost
October 18, 2014, 5:19 am

Premier Li Keqiang urged European participation in the “one belt, one road” — “Silk Road Economic Belt” and the “Maritime Silk Road” during a speech at the leaders’ round table talks at the ASEM summit in Milan on Friday. 390 more words


RIA Novosti: EU Ambassadors Approve of Keeping Sanctions Against Russia: Reports

European Union ambassadors on Tuesday said they approve of keeping sanctions against Russia in place because of the situation in Ukraine, Reuters reported citing EU officials… 299 more words


European leaders say trade deal with Canada is done

WATCH: PM Harper and EU leaders express their appreciation to have finalized the historic trade agreement.

OTTAWA – The European Union leadership presented a united front on their trade agreement with Canada on Friday in an attempt to dampen concerns that some European countries might still scuttle the deal. 734 more words


FT blog thanks Herman Van Rompuy

“Au revoir and thank you to Mr Van Rompuy”
by Tony Barber , FT
It’s time to say “thank you” to Herman Van Rompuy. Mr Van Rompuy, 66, is nearing the end of five years as the first full-time president of the European Council, which groups the 28-member EU’s national leaders. 585 more words

Leadership In Politics

RT: Finance, energy & defense sectors: EU and US set to impose new Russia sanctions

Published time: September 11, 2014 13:19
Edited time: September 11, 2014 17:16

EU Council President Herman Van Rompuy (left) and US President Barack Obama (AFP Photo / John Thys / Saul Loeb) 635 more words