Brussels takes over vaccine sales from the Netherlands, France and Germany | NOW

The deal the vaccine alliance of the Netherlands, Germany, France and Italy made with AstraZeneca for the supply of 300 to 400 million potential vaccines has been taken over by the European Commission (EC). That means less financial burden for the cabinet. Whether a smaller proportion of the vaccines will eventually go to the Netherlands […]

Negotiations on the crisis fund and the EU budget dragged on until six in the morning. It did not bring an agreement – ČT24 – Czech Television

There is fatigue in the meeting room, the atmosphere thickens Over time, fatigue has become apparent among the participants in the Brussels summit. According to diplomats, French President Emmanuel Macron slammed his fist on the table at one point, while Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz had stopped listening to the others. “Green countries continue to block […]

meaning, what it is and how it works

It literally means “recovery fund” and is also called “Next Generation Eu”. It is Europe’s response to the emergency caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. Here is what you need to know about the recovery fund associated with the budget at long term of the European Union, from 2021 to 2027 It has been at the […]

Brussels invests in campaign to encourage young people to eat pork

© Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP ByLusa / TSF 09 July, 2020 • 22:24 The European Commission launched a campaign, whose investment is around 7.5 million euros, to encourage young Portuguese, Spanish and French people to eat pork, was announced this Thursday. “‘Let’s talk about pork from Europe’ is the signature of the communication campaign that the European […]

Bundestag decides travel vouchers

DAid is decided and all but the donor are dissatisfied is rare. But when the Bundestag decided on Thursday to create a regulation for vouchers instead of reimbursements for trips canceled in the Corona crisis, there was criticism not only from the opposition, but also from the travel industry. Too late and not enough for […]

European Commission drags Belgium to Court of Justice …

Theme image Photo: Shutterstock The European Commission is taking Belgium to the Court of Justice because our country has still not fully transposed an important directive against money laundering into national law. She requests the Court to provide for financial sanctions. Member States were supposed to implement the fourth money laundering directive by June 2017, […]

European payment system project comes to fruition

The project had been on track for several months. In 2018, the European Central Bank (ECB) wanted a European payment standard to be created, to have an alternative against the American giants Visa and Mastercard and the new Chinese players who are gaining ground. → READ. Banks working on a European payment system Thursday July […]

Belgium has the highest subsidies per inhabitant for fossil bra …

Belgium has the highest per capita subsidies for fossil fuels in Europe. This is evident from a study by Trends. According to the weekly, all the European Commission’s green and sustainable ambitions are likely to become a measure of nothing if it does not tackle subsidies for fossil fuels in Europe. However, Member States have […]