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No CAP reform without trade reform

Tue, 2021-06-15 05:50
Negotiations to attempt to align the next phase of the Common Agricultural Policy to the EU Green Deal drag on. Yet the goal of a truly sustainable European agricultural policy will only be achieved alongside a courageous trade policy, argues Thilo Bode.
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COVID crisis worsened corruption in EU: watchdog

Tue, 2021-06-15 05:41
The pandemic has worsened corruption across the European Union, Transparency International said Tuesday (15 June), with citizens at times needing personal connections to get medical care and some governments using the crisis for their own gain.
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Biden assures he has the allies’ backing ahead of Putin meeting

Tue, 2021-06-15 05:28
On the eve of his bilateral meeting with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin, US President Joe Biden told NATO allies he would tell Moscow he was not looking for conflict with Russia, but that NATO would respond if Russia continued its...
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Thousands protest Russian-style LGBTQI bill in Budapest

Tue, 2021-06-15 05:25
Thousands of people took to the streets of the Hungarian capital to protest ahead of a vote in parliament on Tuesday (15 June) on a package of laws lumping sexual minorities in with paedophiles and seeking to erase homosexuality and...
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EU countries clash over scale of future hydrogen imports

Tue, 2021-06-15 05:15
The EU has historically been a major energy importer, with a majority of its oil and gas coming from Russia or the Middle East. Now, as Europe decarbonises its industry, some countries fear it could increasingly become dependent on imported hydrogen.
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Spanish immunologist: variants may need third vaccine dose

Tue, 2021-06-15 05:09
Spanish immunologist Carmen Álvarez-Domínguez has warned that the COVID-19 vaccines available in Spain and other EU countries could adapt to new variants, potentially necessitating a third dose in 2022, EURACTIV’s partner EFE reported. 
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Why European policy must tackle Whole Life Carbon in the built environment [Promoted content]

Tue, 2021-06-15 05:00
The European Commission must address the Whole Life Carbon impact of the built environment to achieve the ambitions of the EU Green Deal. Today marks one week until the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD)’s review is closed to public...
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How the competition against China could improve NATO

Tue, 2021-06-15 04:44
Allowing the US to focus its military resources in the Pacific requires a division of labor within NATO that requires the Europeans to take responsibility for the defense of their continent, writes Antonia Colibasanu.
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EU lawmakers demand strong security against cyber threats

Mon, 2021-06-14 21:07
MEPs have called for calling for beefed-up EU security against cyber threats in a resolution on the bloc’s Cyber Security Strategy, known as EUCSS, for the digital decade.
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The Brief, powered by ITI – What is the EU doing at G7?

Mon, 2021-06-14 14:49
At the G7 round table, there are actually nine seats. At last week's three-day G7 summit in Cornwall, two of them were taken by European Council President Charles Michel and Commission President Ursula von der Leyen (both of whom managed to grab a seat this time).
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A historic day for children growing up in poverty in the EU

Mon, 2021-06-14 14:00
Today marks a historic day for the rights of the millions of children growing up in poverty in the EU, as the EU launches an unprecedented revolutionary framework to tackle child poverty and social exclusion, write Anita Bay Bundergaard and Jana Hainsworth.
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The great political contest begins [Promoted content]

Mon, 2021-06-14 14:00
On Tuesday 15 June, the first Summit of the Ibero-American Political Action Group ECR Eurolat will open in Brussels.
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The new kid on the EU bond block

Mon, 2021-06-14 13:41
The European Union is set to become the continent’s largest supranational bond issuer within the next five years as a result of its SURE and NextGeneration programmes, aimed at helping the bloc’s economies recover from the damage caused by the COVID–19 pandemic.
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The Parliament and the Rule of Law: an elephant in a china shop

Mon, 2021-06-14 13:36
The European Parliament is going beyond its mandate in its pursuit of punishment for Hungary, writes Judit Varga.
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An ETS for transport and buildings is essential

Mon, 2021-06-14 11:49
An EU-wide emissions trading system for the transport and building sectors would secure the financing of low carbon solutions and support lower-income households and member states through the redistribution of carbon pricing revenues, argue Matthias Buck and Andreas Graf.
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MEP: Clear EU definition of plasma would pave way for better awareness

Mon, 2021-06-14 11:41
Communication about the importance of plasma donations can be improved by focusing on a clear definition in the EU legislation, ensuring that more awareness is raised about the role it plays in producing life-saving medical products, a centre-right EU lawmaker told EURACTIV.
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No new ‘Cold War’ with China, NATO leaders urge

Mon, 2021-06-14 11:22
The leaders of the NATO countries are performing a delicate balancing act over China at the summit on Monday (14 June), in an effort to show firmness, but avoid language that would antagonise a such a huge world economic power.
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Bundestag adopts national CAP package amid ongoing EU negotiations

Mon, 2021-06-14 11:18
While negotiations on the EU's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) reform have not been concluded in Brussels, the German Bundestag, racing to complete work before national elections in September, has passed a legislative package to be implemented at the national level.
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Portugal investors demand bank bond money back or will boycott European fund

Mon, 2021-06-14 11:00
A group of international institutional investors coordinated by the Attestor Capital fund, on the hook for €2 billion in the Banco Espírito Santo case, want the European Commission to settle the case, warning that otherwise, they will not fund the post-pandemic economic recovery.
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Media Partnership – How to address the unmet needs of rare disease patients by transforming the European OMP landscape

Mon, 2021-06-14 10:13
The European Expert Group on Orphan Drug Incentives (OD Expert Group) has been established to discuss and bring forward innovative proposals to stimulate innovation and foster research into therapies for rare diseases.
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