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ROME – Schools still set to reopen in September

Mon, 2020-07-20 06:39
Italian Education Minister Lucia Azzolina confirmed that schools will reopen on 14 September and new lockdowns would be “out of the question”. As opposition parties lashed out against the minister, she said she was ready to debate Lega’s Matteo Salvini...
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BERLIN – Wirecard scandal could turn out to be much bigger than expected

Mon, 2020-07-20 06:38
Following reporting from Der Spiegel that the German chancellery had undertaken lobbying work on behalf of the scandal-hit Wirecard financial services company, the Greens, liberal FDP and Die Linke, who are in opposition, are now demanding a formal clarification from...
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Leaders edge closer to deal as EU recovery fund talks enter fourth day

Mon, 2020-07-20 06:15
EU leaders have edged closer to a compromise on a new long-term budget and a multi-billion euro coronavirus recovery fund and will reconvene on Monday (20 July) afternoon for a fourth day of negotiations. 
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Has the coronavirus killed the oil sands industry?

Mon, 2020-07-20 05:51
The spectacular collapse in oil prices caused by the coronavirus pandemic has brought the costliest – and most polluting – oil projects such as tar sands to a standstill, a development some analysts say could be definitive. Even though oil...
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Gas grid operators unveil plan for European hydrogen infrastructure ‘backbone’

Mon, 2020-07-20 05:36
A group of eleven European gas infrastructure companies from nine EU member states presented on Friday (17 July) a plan to create a dedicated hydrogen pipeline network of almost 23,000 km by 2040, to be used in parallel to the...
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Looking ahead: With a digital turbo out of the crisis

Mon, 2020-07-20 05:00
Europe is in the midst of its greatest crisis since World War II. The Coronavirus pandemic has shown very clearly how fragile the Union is: borders were closed, supply chains broke down, the rule of law suffered severely in some countries. But in every crisis, there is an opportunity. Therefore, it is crucial that the right conclusions are drawn from the huge challenges ahead of us.
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Poland to propose limits on foreign media soon, Kaczynski says

Mon, 2020-07-20 05:00
Poland will seek to craft rules limiting the concentration of foreign-owned media outlets well before the ruling nationalists finish their term in power, Poland's de facto leader said on Sunday (19 July), with parliamentary elections expected in 2023.
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Leaders hit summit stalemate on EU recovery fund

Fri, 2020-07-17 23:39
EU leaders hit a dead end during the first round of the European Council meeting on Friday night (17 July) after The Netherlands clashed with Italy and Spain over the governance of the planned €750 billion EU recovery fund. 
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UK WTO nominee plays down Brexit row

Fri, 2020-07-17 20:43
The UK’s nominee to lead the World Trade Organisation insisted on Friday (17 July) that Brexit would not derail his prospects, as the eight candidates to head the Geneva-based body made their first pitches for the job.
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RENEWed Arrogance

Fri, 2020-07-17 16:33
The EU must stop using rule of law as a political tool, writes Tamás Deutsch, in response to Renew Europe's leader Dacian Ciolos.
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European leaders must embrace the Green Deal for a sustainable recovery

Fri, 2020-07-17 16:06
The European Union’s decisions on the economy and the environment have far-reaching impacts. By endorsing the European Green Deal, EU member states can drive positive change for their citizens and with partners worldwide, writes Inger Anderson.
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The Brief – Ursula needs a ‘State of the Fusion’

Fri, 2020-07-17 15:00
Ursula von der Leyen is already starting to prepare her first ‘State of the EU’ address, due in the autumn. She is not the first leader to face an economic downturn or be in urgent need of a way to lift the morale of crisis-hit citizens or catch up in the technology race.
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New impetus for sustainability tests Europe’s ‘soft power’

Fri, 2020-07-17 14:59
In the race to become a global leader for sustainability, the EU is expected to give proof of its  'soft power' with third countries to cope with the risks of falling behind on innovation.
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UK’s next-gen warplane could tap battery power

Fri, 2020-07-17 14:16
BAE Systems, the defence company behind the British air force’s new fighter jet, has teased the prospect of electric-battery systems playing a substantial role in powering the RAF’s next-generation Tempest warplane, due to enter service in the 2030s.
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Structural discrimination against elderly increased during COVID-19, says FRA study

Fri, 2020-07-17 14:10
The coronavirus pandemic has hit older people hard, with age-related stereotypes reinforced and freedom of movement restricted, according to a study published by the Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) at the end of June. However, the pandemic may have brought generations closer together again in the short term. EURACTIV Germany reports.
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Norway’s €2.1bn carbon-capture mega-project gets approval

Fri, 2020-07-17 12:18
The Norwegian government’s decision to fund the scale-up of carbon-capture-storage (CCS) technology with more than €2 billion got the green light from a state aid regulator on Friday (17 July). It is the largest tranche of funding ever approved by the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) body.
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Digital Brief: Schrems II

Fri, 2020-07-17 07:39
Welcome to EURACTIV’s Digital Brief, your weekly update on all things digital in the EU. You can subscribe to the newsletter here.    “It is clear that the US will have to seriously change their surveillance laws if US companies want to...
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Czech PM Babiš slams EU Recovery Fund proposal

Fri, 2020-07-17 06:47
In today's edition of the Capitals, find out more about Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte saying he's ready for the EU summit on the EU Recovery Fund and MFF, Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babiš criticising the EU Recovery Fund's financial distribution criteria, and so much more.
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BELGRADE/PRISTINA – Difficult Serbia-Kosovo talks, but some progress

Fri, 2020-07-17 06:44
The continuation of the Belgrade-Priština dialogue with the EU’s mediation and the first face-to-face meeting with Kosovo Prime Minister Avdullah Hoti in Brussels “weren’t easy talks”, according to Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić. Vučić noted, however, that there was some progress...
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ZAGREB – PM announces cabinet will consist of sixteen ministries

Fri, 2020-07-17 06:43
Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković on Thursday (16 July) outlined the structure of his next cabinet, which will consist of sixteen ministries, four fewer than the current government, Croatian news agency Hina reported. The new government will include four deputy...
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