Category: Euro

The EU Keeps Firm Position Over Citizens’ Rights

21 Apr 2017
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There will be no Brexit deal if citizens’ rights are not guaranteed, according to the president of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani, who met with Theresa May yesterday. Tajani came to London to discuss the EU parliament’s position in the Brexit negotiations. He emphasized how important is to the institution he represents to keep the […]

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Theresa May Has a Cunning Plan

18 Apr 2017
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Theresa May pushed things forward once again in a surprising announcement this morning. She said that in the morning meeting of the cabinet it was decided that the UK General elections, scheduled for 7th of May 2020, will be held in a much shorter period of time. Much, much shorter. In just two months – […]

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Hard-core EU Opposition on Brexit

13 Apr 2017
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Almost half of EU member states want Britain to pay a high price upon leaving the Union, a survey developed by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) shows. Among the countries opposing easy negotiations and pushing for a costly bill for the UK are the oldest members of the organisation like Germany, France and Belgium, but […]

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The EU Foreign Ministers Stopped Proposed Sanctions to Russia

11 Apr 2017
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Germany and Italy stopped Boris Johnson’s initiative for additional sanctions towards Russia and Syria during the G7 meeting in Lucca, Italy on Tuesday. The Italian foreign minister, Angelino Alfano, expressed his satisfaction with the decision, admitting that it covered the initial position of his country. According to Alfano, Putin “must not be pushed into a […]

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Are We Heading to a New Cold War?

10 Apr 2017
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Donald Trump’s missile attack didn’t help the devastating situation in Syria but certainly stirred the pot of international politics. His move was supported by almost the entire world, including Saudi Arabia. The only two countries which saw the bombing of the Syrian base as “violation of international law” was Russia and Iran. Just a few […]

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European Leaders Tet-a-Tet Brexit Meetings

07 Apr 2017
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Theresa May welcomed Donald Tusk on Downing Street 10 for a tet-a-tet meeting to discuss the hottest topic in the first round of the Brexit negotiations – Gibraltar. The meeting helped in decreasing the tension which had been risen over the week after the EU council stated that the Brexit deal will not apply to […]

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Brexit Will Not Be Smooth But the Door is Still Open

06 Apr 2017
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All hopes for smooth and effortless negotiations over Brexit were abandoned yesterday when the European parliament (EP) voted a resolution in support of the original guidelines drafted by the leaders of EU27. According to the MEPs the UK is first to make steps towards having clearer position over the rights of the 3 million EU […]

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Thousands of Jobs in London City Under Threat after Brexit

05 Apr 2017
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Theresa May is stepping back on immigration, Farage is accusing the EU of being “gangsters” Manfred Weber, the German head of European People’s Party (EPP), dropped the news like another hot potato. He said that all the euro-denominated businesses should move from London to EU cities like Amsterdam, Brussels, Paris or Frankfurt. The conservative leader […]

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Lloyd’s of London is Shifting Business to Brussels

30 Mar 2017
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While UK politicians are fighting for a future without EU patronage, Lloyd’s of London, the insurance giant has decided to move its major European hub from London to Brussels. The 320-year-old company announced its decision early this morning, stating that the EU capital has been chosen in competition with another six European cities. Lloyd’s chairman, […]

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Brexit: Who Is Dealing the Cards?

30 Mar 2017
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So, it begins. The Big Bang happened and now the UK is on the road, in its first hours of independence from the EU. A 2-year process begins, which will put to the test the diplomatic and political skills of several people, which, one day, history will hold responsible for shaping the fate of millions. […]

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