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Euro 2012 NEW
The Euros 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
http://www.uefa.com/uefaeuro/index.html The forthcoming European Football Championships, to be held in Poland and the Ukraine from 8th June to 1st July, has already attracted a certain amount of political controversy, due to various European leaders...
The Way Things Go NEW
Martin Westlake 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
This evening we watched The Way Things Go, a 1987 art film by the Swiss artist duo Peter Fischli and David Weiss. The latter died in April this year, so the viewing had a sort of timeliness. The film is probably the artists’ most famous work.
Is there an NRW effect in the SPD? NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
My understanding is the NRW election was mainly a referendum on the non-austerity policy of NRW gov headed by Kraft. And Kraft (NRW SPD) plus the Greens won big, getting some 50% of the vote vs some 35% for CDU and FDP. But did the NRW and other st...
More thoughts on the European Innovation Partnership for Agriculture - by Alan Matthews NEW
CAP Health Check 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
The slowdown in total factor productivity growth in agriculture needs to be reversed, but there continues to be a lack of clarity about the Commission’s proposals and what they will mean in practice.
More thoughts on the European Innovation Partnership for Agriculture - by Alan Matthews NEW
CAP Reform 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
The slowdown in total factor productivity growth in agriculture needs to be reversed, but there continues to be a lack of clarity about the Commission’s proposals and what they will mean in practice.
405 seats lost in local elections as British voters punish Cameron NEW
The Euros 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
4th May was not a good day for David Cameron, with his Conservative party losing 405 council seats in the mid-parliamentary local elections. Coalition partners the Liberal Democrats hardly fared better, losing 336 seats, as voters expressed their dis...
Hillary Clinton hosted by the Arabs of the Arctic NEW
The New Nostradamus of the North 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
One must admire Norway´s socialist Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg and his government. They manage to make all the politically correct "progressive" noises about global warming and sustainability while at the same working tirelessly to cash in on th...
It gets better for LGBT citizens - or does it? NEW
The Euros 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
This month's document is actually a video: released for the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, over 50 EU politicians and leaders from EU institutions have recorded a video message in which they tell LGBT citizens that they are wor...
Europe on the Ground wins Charlemagne Youth Prize 2012 NEW
The Euros 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
The Euros would like to extend its congratulations to the Greek youth media project “Europe on the Ground” which won first prize [1] at the 2012 Charlemagne Youth Prize ceremony. Second went to the Czech Republic's”Europe Meets School“and Hun...
Seats ahoy!!! NEW
The Euros 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 1 Minute ago
The recent local elections in Germany, while proving something of a disaster for Angela Merkel and her CDU party, marked the latest success for one of Europe's Pirate Parties. The German Pirates won 20 seats in the regional elections in Nord-Rhein We...
The German supply-side reforms or will German companies take over the PIIGS ? NEW
SNB & CHF: A beleaguered central bank in the dangerous world of 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
Words heart on German street in 2010 during the first Greek bailouts were that Germany should obtain the Greek islands as collateral if Greece is not able to pay back the debt to Germany. But even today German n-tv is reporting about many Greek re...
The Growth in People Powered 24 News and Breaking News Internet Websites NEW
Europeanization 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
There have been similar websites / concepts but these were based on earlier technologies, typically the mobile phone using MMS, they could never provide the comprehensive service now offered by the newer technology Internet news sites.Mobile Phone Te...
If you want to be a game changer ... NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 26 Minutes ago
Game changing is a buzz-concept these days. But IMO: If you want to be a game changer, first you need to understand the gameNickPthinks on business, EU policy, socio-economics and systemics in Europe. North America and the world...
The Euro was meant to .... NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
The Euro was meant to facilitate the Single Market for goods, services, work, Instead it's been destroying it since almost the start.NickPthinks on business, EU policy, socio-economics and systemics in Europe. North America and the world...
EU: Economic or Social engine? NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
Economic & Monetary Union as a prelude to political union seems to have failed. Time to try Social Union as a prelude?NickPthinks on business, EU policy, socio-economics and systemics in Europe. North America and the world...
The No 1 structural reform needed is ... NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
The No 1 structural reform needed in the Eurozone and the EU in general is a real EU single market.NickPthinks on business, EU policy, socio-economics and systemics in Europe. North America and the world...
On deadlines NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
Some know how to set deadlines. Others know how to meet them (the deadlines)NickPthinks on business, EU policy, socio-economics and systemics in Europe. North America and the world...
Irish Referendum: The Days After NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
4 of the 17 Euro member states have by now ratified the Fiscal Compact: Greece, Portugal, Slovenia, Ireland. 12 of 17 needed for entry into force. Plus of the 25 EU that signed the Fiscal Compact, The 4 Euro plus  Romania, Latvia, Denmark and...
Greece on the brink NEW
The Euros 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
On 6th May, Greeks went to the polls to vote in parliamentary elections, which had been brought forward from October 2013 after the government collapsed in November. The result sent the country, and the rest of Europe, into turmoil. No party gained m...
Over-thinking is ... NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
Over-thinking is rarely a problem in business decisions and policy making in 2012. Faulty thinking is.NickPthinks on business, EU policy, socio-economics and systemics in Europe. North America and the world...
Cyberstratégie : lieux de débat NEW
EGEA 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
Vous aurez remarqué, cher lecteur, que je publiais un peu plus sur le cyber ces derniers mois. La chose n'est pas anodine. Elle résulte de circonstances qui ont tenu à des événements passés, mais aussi à des annonces qu'il me faut désormais r...
The cost of denial NEW
Nick Panayotopoulos Thinking 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
How many of the EU 27 and Euro 17 are former super and/or colonial powers still in denial of their lost status? What is the effect on the EU and the Euro?NickPthinks on business, EU policy, socio-economics and systemics in Europe. North America and...
Bacalaureatul, din scandal în scandal. Cine-i de vină, ce este de făcut? NEW
Contributors 2 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
Anul acesta avem o premieră, legată de bacalaureat. Scandalul de la bacalaureatul „olimpicilor”. Vorba vine, doar vreo 108 sunt în loturi olimpice, 47 olimpici la altceva decât sport, diferența până la 880 sunt sportivi de ocazie, adică o...
An extraordinary debut for Mr Normal NEW
The Euros 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 5 Minutes ago
On 6th May, France went to the polls in the second round of the Presidential elections, and, as expected, Socialist candidate François Hollande ousted incumbent Nicolas Sarkozy, winning just under 52% of the vote. This makes him the first Socialist...
Discover Guimarães and Maribor, the 2012 European capitals of culture NEW
The New Federalist 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 21 Minutes ago
Europe is rich and diversified by its history and culture. Guimarães, in Portugal, and Maribor, in Slovenia, are two witnesses of this. We invite you to discover these two cities, proud of their past and looking to the future. Guimarães, true token...
Discover Guimarães and Maribor, the 2012 European capitals of culture NEW
The New Federalist 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 21 Minutes ago
Europe is rich and diversified by its history and culture. Guimarães, in Portugal, and Maribor, in Slovenia, are two witnesses of this. We invite you to discover these two cities, proud of their past and looking to the future. Guimarães, true token...
Toute création intellectuelle devrait fonctionner comme la Science. NEW
Politique du Netz 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 21 Minutes ago
Je ne suis pas d’accord avec l’idée selon laquelle une longue durée de protection de la propriété intellectuelle dissuaderait les investisseurs. Bien au contraire, le fantasme de ces derniers est de voir leurs...
Toute création intellectuelle devrait fonctionner comme la Science. NEW
Politique du Netz 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 21 Minutes ago
Je ne suis pas d’accord avec l’idée selon laquelle une longue durée de protection de la propriété intellectuelle dissuaderait les investisseurs. Bien au contraire, le fantasme de ces derniers est de voir leurs...
Toute création intellectuelle devrait fonctionner comme la Science. NEW
Politique du Netz 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 21 Minutes ago
Je ne suis pas d’accord avec l’idée selon laquelle une longue durée de protection de la propriété intellectuelle dissuaderait les investisseurs. Bien au contraire, le fantasme de ces derniers est de voir leurs...
Check Out the Election Posters of France's Oddball Candidates, Including a Porn Star, a Creepy Ecologist, and a Hoodie-Wearing Rapper NEW
¡No Pasarán! 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 35 Minutes ago
France 24's Joseph Bamat takes a look at "the oddball candidates trying to spice up the race" for France's parliamentary elections (merci à Hervé), including a lunatic comedian, a James Bond fan, a stripper, a porn star ("Céline Bara, a professi...
Love thy neighbour NEW
*Euroskop 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 1 Hour, 3 Minutes ago
The ferry from Helsinki to Stockholm is a party boat, we were told. Profiting from the toll free zone, people buy tickets only for a few beers on the Baltic Sea. Even more so this night, as Sweden wins the … Continue reading →...
We are all Greeks and Europeans: Greece must stay in the eurozone - EU must integrate further NEW
Protesilaos Stavrou 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 1 Hour, 5 Minutes ago
A campaign titled "We are all Greeks and Europeans" initially promoted by Mr Nicola Vallinoto (European Federalist Movement - Italy) and Ms Monica Frassoni (European Greens) is now being organized by the European Federalist Party. The Facebook page o...
Bien manger et protéger notre santé du Nord au Sud de la planète NEW
Alain Lipietz 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 1 Hour, 6 Minutes ago
En soutien à Anne Souyris, candidate EELV sur la 5e circonscription de Paris. - Articles et débats / Législatives 2012...
Travaillons tous, travaillons mieux : l'écologie, la solution. NEW
Alain Lipietz 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 1 Hour, 6 Minutes ago
Avec les candidatEs écologistes du Puy de Dome - Articles et débats / Législatives 2012...
Beware the wrath of tax-paying Greeks NEW
The Fox Edition 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 1 Hour, 23 Minutes ago
Christine Lagarde is paying the media price for some unwisely strident remarks about the plight of Greece. Asking during an interview over the weekend whether she felt any sympathy for ordinary Greeks struggling against the background of deep spendin...
Beware the wrath of tax-paying Greeks / The Fox Edition NEW
EUobserver Blogs 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 1 Hour, 23 Minutes ago
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Spanish Wines Have Personality NEW
WeAreProEU Community Blog 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 1 Hour, 50 Minutes ago
Spanish wines have character. The wines of Ribera del Duero, Cigales, Toro, and Bierzo each have their own unique character. This is the direct consequence of each regions' terroir.
An (blatantly) English-speaking Commission? NEW
actupol 3.0_en 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 2 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
Jean Quatremer is in angry and noticed it on his blog. During a European Commission conference on the Eurozone Member States’ economic situation, the “Libération” French permanent correspondent in Belgium and the EU discovered the part concern...
A (blatantly) English-speaking Commission? NEW
actupol 3.0_en 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 2 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
Jean Quatremer is angry and noticed it on his blog. During a European Commission conference on the Eurozone Member States’ economic situation, the “Libération” French permanent correspondent in Belgium and the EU discovered the part concerning...
The Importance of Unbelief NEW
Henrik-Alexandersson.se 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 2 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
[Direktlänk]...
Vertice di Bruxelles, tra tensioni sugli Eurobond e “questione greca” NEW
L'Europa@TorVergata 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 2 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Un vertice intenso e teso quello tenutosi lo scorso 23 Maggio a Bruxelles tra i leader europei, i quali hanno discusso dell'ormai assodata crisi dell'Eurozona e delle misure da adottare per la crescita. Argomenti che hanno subito messo in luce i disa...
Quaregnon NEW
Martin Westlake 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 2 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
Rather than following the signposts to Le Grand Hornu we followed our own, map-established route, and therefore drove through Jemappes and Quaregnon. This is Le Centre, the heart of the Borinage. The slag heaps may have trees and shrubs growing on t...
Le bluff allemand ? NEW
Regards citoyens 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 3 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
Commence à se dessiner progressivement ce qui ressemble de plus en plus à l'un des grands "marchandages" politiques qui jalonnent les relations franco-allemandes au sein de l'UE : l'Allemagne serait prête à accepter plus de solidarité financ...
MAC’s at Le Grand Hornu NEW
Martin Westlake 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 3 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
To the Musée des Arts Contemporains (‘MAC’s) at Le Grand Hornu this afternoon, for the last day of an exhibition curated by the Museum’s Director, Laurent Busine. The exhibition was entitled ‘Le grand Atelier, Ou le Traité d...
Gold Blasts Higher As The US Financial Shares Propell World Stocks Lower As Mario Draghi Relates That The Eurozone Is Unsustainable NEW
EconomicReview Journal 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 3 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Financial Market Report for the week ending June 1, 2012; this is the ninth week of entry into the Second Great Depression, as reflected by the rise of volatility, TVIX, which accompanied the death of credit beginning in early April 2012. 1) &#...
Protégé : L’ancien Polad de Naples à Chypre NEW
Bruxelles2 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 3 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
Il n’y pas d’extrait, car cet article est protégé.
L’Union Européenne doit-elle s’élargir ? NEW
Au Café de l'Europe 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 3 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
Candidate à son entrée dans l’Union européenne depuis 2004, la Croatie pourrait devenir sous peu le 28e État membre. Parmi les autres futurs membres, on retrouve la Macédoine, le Monténégro, et le cas le plus problématique avec la Turqu...
My new blog on Italy NEW
Steffen Moller 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 4 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
Some readers may remember a number of angry, annoyingly righteous and humourless posts I wrote about Italy a few years back. After a couple of people I know and trust told me that the posts were annoyingly righteous and humourless – and made me app...
IMF signals nervousness about Eurozone exposures NEW
A Fistful of Euros 2 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 4 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
Yesterday, with most of the world already in weekend mode, the IMF website carried a link to an item entitled Fiscal Safeguards. There is no explanatory text with the link. Going into the very brief main document is slightly more … Continue rea...