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Kocijančič: Forwarding official translations of documents, responsibility of Albanian institutions

TIRANA  – Maja Kocijančič, spokesperson for the European Commission for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, has expressed the European Union’s position on latest discussion of the “erroneous” English translation of the vetting law that Albanian government sent to the Venice Commission by the Constitutional Court. 147 weitere Wörter


Schengen Borders Code: agreement to reinforce checks at external borders

BRUSSELS – On 7 December 2016, the Permanent Representatives Committee (COREPER) approved a compromise text agreed with the European Parliament on an amendment to the Schengen Borders Code to reinforce checks against relevant databases at external borders. 580 weitere Wörter


The EU's top antitrust cop proved Marc Benioff wrong about Microsoft and LinkedIn

The European Union’s competition regulator has green-lit Microsoft’s $26 billion acquisition of LinkedIn. The decision is both a rebuff to Salesforce’s Marc Benioff, who pushed for a probe to be opened into the deal, but also a sign that Microsoft’s sales-lead management business is no threat to Benioff’s company—at least for now. 338 weitere Wörter

European Commission says Brexit deal needed by Oct 2018 -- "The European Union is ready to receive the notification."


© AFP | Michel Barnier addresses a press conference at the European Commission in Brussels, on December 6, 2016

BRUSSELS (AFP) – European Commission Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said Tuesday that a deal on Britain’s exit from the EU must be in place by October 2018. 640 weitere Wörter

Chester gets EU award for enhancing access to tourist sites for disabled people

The UK city of Chester is this year’s winner of the Access City Awards.  An honour recognising the work and achievements of European cities in improving access and opportunities for people with disabilities. 73 weitere Wörter

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Despite the Respite, PRIIPs Continues to Vex the Industry

At EFAMA’s recent Investment Forum in Brussels, the European asset management industry shared perspectives on the regulatory landscape and PRIIPs was the topic that stirred emotions more than any other. 656 weitere Wörter


Daughter of top EU official raped and murdered in Germany by Afghan migrant

From Express UK: Maria Ladenburger, the daughter of a high-ranking EU official, was returning from a party in the university city of Freiburg in Germany when she was assaulted on a cycle path. 464 weitere Wörter