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EU, Southeast Asia to hold first full summit amid security fears

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 11:00
EU and Southeast Asian nations will hold their first full summit in December, a sign that the two blocs are looking for closer ties amid concerns over security threats from China and Russia, officials told Reuters.
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Europe must coordinate infrastructure plans to secure gas supply, avoid fossil lock-ins

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 10:36
Governments across Europe are investing in infrastructure for the production and transportation of natural gas to replace imports from Russia. This is warranted to some degree, yet risks an over-expansion and fossil lock-in, write Friederike Altgelt and Martin Albicker.
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Italian political crisis: Policy gripes, desperation behind 5-Star ambush on Draghi

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 10:10
Italy's government hangs in the balance, yet again. Despite war and economic turmoil destabilising the world, the culprit here is one this country has seen many times before: a political party struggling for its survival.
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New EU rules on blood, tissue, cells to be adapted to evolving science

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 10:09
The proposed new rules on substances of human origin (SoHO) aim at providing both donors and patients with a future-proof and harmonised framework for transplants and donations while maintaining some limits on the supply side of these therapies.
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European Commission goes after Hungary in salvo of proceedings

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 10:00
The Commission on Friday (15 July) started an infringement procedure against Hungary for its discriminatory fuel price policy and took Budapest to EU court over a law banning LGBTQ content to minors and the closure of an independent radio station.
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Brussels green lights €5 billion in energy subsidies for German industry

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 08:44
Germany’s energy intensive industries, hard-hit by record prices and over-dependence on Russian gas, will receive €5 billion worth of subsidies after the EU’s competition authority gave its green light to the scheme. Energy-intensive industries like steel and chemicals have buckled...
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Europe ‘shot itself in the lungs’ with sanctions on Russia, Orban says

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 08:44
The European Union has "shot itself in the lungs" with ill-considered economic sanctions on Russia, which, unless rolled back, risk destroying the European economy, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Friday (15 July).
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Solar is ‘freedom energy’ – unless we depend on autocracies for the technology

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 07:37
The production of solar panels is virtually monopolised by China, which makes no secret of its disdain for democratic values. In the absence of a solar industrial strategy, Europe’s dependence on Chinese crystalline silicon solar supply chains will only deepen, warns Mark Widmar.
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Belgium vows more climate action on anniversary of deadly floods

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 06:50
Belgium's prime minister vowed on Thursday (14 July) to do more to tackle climate change as he marked the first anniversary of devastating floods that killed 39 people in the country.
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Tweets of the Week: Season Finale

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 06:45
This season saw war and a sanction haul, Finland and Sweden got the NATO call, and a downing street downfall
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Chips Act: supply chain monitoring versus value chain mapping

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 06:30
Julia Hess and Jan-Peter Kleinhans, Technology and Geopolitics experts at the German Think Tank Stiftung Neue Verantwortung, share their assessment of the Chips Act as it is proposed and explain what they would change, particularly in pillar three. Instead of supply chain...
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Finland replaces Russia as host of figure skating Grand Prix

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 06:13
Finland will stage a round of the Grand Prix of Figure Skating series after Russia was removed as a host following its invasion of Ukraine, the International Skating Union (ISU) said.
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Ten years on, Italy faces debt crisis Draghi may not solve

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 06:03
Ten years after Mario Draghi's "whatever it takes" pledge saved the euro, Italy is once again in the middle of a debt crisis – but the country's prime minister and former head of the European Central Bank may struggle to solve this one.
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Indigenous Peoples’ message gets through in EU corridors of power

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 06:00
By recognising the need for greater protection for Indigenous Peoples and forest defenders, the European Parliament’s environment committee has added a crucial missing jigsaw piece to the draft regulation on deforestation-free products - now it's up to member states to follow through, writes Nicole Polsterer.
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Saudi Arabia doubles discounted Russian fuel oil imports

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 05:40
Saudi Arabia, the world's largest oil exporter, more than doubled the amount of Russian fuel oil it imported in the second quarter to feed power stations and free up the kingdom’s own crude for export, data showed and traders said.
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Parliament lawmakers raise e-fuels targets in bid to boost market

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 05:34
Lawmakers in the European Parliament’s industry committee voted Wednesday (13 July) to more than double the 2030 target for fuels produced from green electricity in the transport sector, a move aimed at bolstering the fledgling electro-fuels market.
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Commission kept in the dark on Slovenia’s plan to buy local wheat

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 05:32
The European Commission has not been officially informed about the plans of the Slovenian government to purchase all wheat Slovenian farmers produce this year to stabilise prices and protect food supplies.
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Schröder expulsion issue splits German social democrats

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 05:32
In today's edition of the Capitals, find out more about the Bulgarian government saying it will not implement harsh restrictions amid the summer wave, Italian President Sergio Mattarella refused Mario Draghi's resignation from government, and so much more.
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American business lobby opposes Albania’s fiscal amnesty law

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 05:05
The American Chamber of Commerce in Albania, a private not-for-profit business promotion organisation, has announced its opposition to the proposed fiscal amnesty law put forward by the Socialist party government, calling it a significant risk for money laundering days after...
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French proposal vote to be restructured in Macedonian Paliament vote

EURACTIV News - Fri, 2022-07-15 05:04
Macedonian lawmakers’ vote on the hard-to-sell French proposal designed to unlock the EU accession veto from Bulgaria will now take place on Friday following an extensive debate in parliament on Thursday and a decision to change what to vote on....
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