A EU special committee calls for a European financial police force

A EU special committee calls for a European financial police force

Parliament’s special tax committee on Wednesday adopted a detailed roadmap towards fairer and more effective taxation, and tackling financial crimes....
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Pro-Russian trolls and their destructive effects

Pro-Russian trolls and their destructive effects

Long before suspicions in the United States about Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign, Jessikka Aro, an investigative journalist...
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European Border and Coast Guard: Stronger EU borders with a new standing corps of 10,000 border guards

European Border and Coast Guard: Stronger EU borders with a new standing corps of 10,000 border guards

The European Parliament adopted the Commission’s proposal to reinforce the European Border and Coast Guard Agency with a standing corps...
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SHOULD AULD ACQUAINTANCE BE FORGOT

SHOULD AULD ACQUAINTANCE BE FORGOT

Scotland, England and Brexit By Jim Gibbons In October 1297 the great Scottish hero Sir William Wallace, together with Andrew...
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Hungary, augmented by the United Kingdom and Spain, will lead 50th NATO Baltic Air Policing detachment

Hungary, augmented by the United Kingdom and Spain, will lead 50th NATO Baltic Air Policing detachment

RAMSTEIN, Germany – Hungary is scheduled to be the lead nation for NATO’s Baltic Air Policing mission at Šiauliai, Lithuania,...
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Russian Nuclear Research Reactor to Become International R&D Hub under IAEA Label

Russian Nuclear Research Reactor to Become International R&D Hub under IAEA Label

The Russian Research Institute of Atomic Reactors State Scientific Centre will make its research reactors and other facilities available to...
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Council of Europe calls for more robust and effective action against corruption in the Maltese government and police

Council of Europe calls for more robust and effective action against corruption in the Maltese government and police

In an evaluation report published today, the Council of Europe’s Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) assesses the effectiveness of...
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EIB remains the largest venture debt provider in the EU

EIB remains the largest venture debt provider in the EU

EU Bank provides EUR 600 million of venture debt financing per year for innovative European companies More than 25,000 high-quality...
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Report on EU trade defence – effective protection against unfair trade

Report on EU trade defence – effective protection against unfair trade

The EU shields 320,000 direct jobs across Europe from unfair foreign competition through its trade defence measures, according to a...
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FDA allows marketing of new device to help treat carbon monoxide poisoning

FDA allows marketing of new device to help treat carbon monoxide poisoning

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today allowed marketing of a new device, ClearMate, intended to be used in an...
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Evolution of Astronomy along the Silk Roads

The Silk Roads are behind major cultural and trade exchanges between different parts of the world. Throughout their long history, contacts between different civilizations and people resulted in the sharing of various knowledge. These knowledge…



European Open Science Cloud becomes a reality

The Cloud will provide a safe environment for researchers to store, analyse and re-use data for research, innovation and educational purposes   Today, the Commission, Member States and the science community launch the European Open Science…


Europe heads for Mars in search of life

Thirteen years after its first, failed attempt to place a rover on Mars, Europe reaches a crucial stage 16 October in a fresh quest to scour the Red Planet for signs of life, this time…