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The (early) Lunch Wrap NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
Good morning, New York…FT ALPHAVILLE Of drama queens and international accounting standards: Erstwhile Alphavillian Tracy Alloway used an ill-fated meeting of the International...
The unsuitable EU authorisation process for GM NEW
PublicServiceEurope.com editor's blog 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
While the authorisation of genetically engineered plants for cultivation seems to be in a deadlock, the authorisation of these crops for import and usage in food and feed is still going on - writes Dr Christoph Then...
Upsides to a tumbling euro? NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
The single currency is at its lowest level in 9-years when measured in trade-weighted terms and has fallen 15 per cent since its recent peak in October 2009.That downward...
The (no) future of NATO? NEW
Blogactiv 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 29 Minutes ago
As the Pentagon announced the withdrawal of a significant number of the US military personnel from Europe as part of the US Defence Strategy Review and Europe earlier this year renewed concerns over the future of NATO emerged. The role of NATO has be...
Judy Asks: What are You Reading? NEW
Judy Dempsey’s Strategic Europe 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 31 Minutes ago
Judy Dempsey has asked leading experts to share their literary preferences with Strategic Europe's readers by providing their suggested reads for the summer.
GM animals coming soon to Europe despite public distaste NEW
PublicServiceEurope.com editor's blog 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
Citizens and retailers have no appetite for genetically modified animals and crops, but the European Commission has sided with the biotech industry – argues Mute Schimpf...
Informații dezinformante NEW
Contributors 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
Telefonul fix a sunat în primele ore după prânz, adică în acel interval de timp în care am fost învățat, de mic, să nu sun decât dacă  este o urgență. La capătul firului o voce nițel bizară, cred că  era un basarabean care se s...
Referendumul risca sa doboare democraţia românească nu numai pe Băsescu NEW
Contributors 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
În săptămânile din urmă, am auzit o mulţime de argumente din partea noului guvern şi susţinătorilor săi cu privire la motivele pentru care Preşedintele Traian Băsescu trebuie suspendat. S-a discutat despre încălcările constituţionale...
Cengiz Aktar: Süryanilik halleri NEW
Erkan's field diary 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
Tweet Süryanilik halleri via Anadolu ve Trakya’nın gayrimüslim toplulukları homojen ulus inşası çalışmalarından yüzyıldır nasibini alır. İttihatçıların başlattığı “temizlik” hareketleri, sanılanın aksine Cumhuriyet dön...
The French ban on shale gas exploration to be reversed? NEW
The New Nostradamus of the North 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 50 Minutes ago
Is France beginning to see the light with regard to shale gas and oil exploration?:Shale gas, an energy game changer in the U.S., is dividing the French government, raising the possibility the country may lift a ban on its exploration.“It’s not a...
Stauffenberg und der 20. Juli 1944 NEW
citizenseurope 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
Heute ist der Jahrestag des 20. Juli 1944. Für mich immer ein besonderer Tag. Heute vor 68 Jahren hat es ein Mann unternommen gegen die Diktatur aufzustehen. Stauffenberg musste dafür einen komplexen Plan entwerfen und am Schluss ziemlich alleine h...
Stauffenberg und der 20. Juli 1944 NEW
citizenseurope 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
Heute ist der Jahrestag des 20. Juli 1944. Für mich immer ein besonderer Tag. Heute vor 68 Jahren hat es ein Mann unternommen gegen die Diktatur aufzustehen. Stauffenberg musste dafür einen komplexen Plan entwerfen und am Schluss ziemlich alleine h...
Den Euro nicht gegen sondern mit dem Markt retten NEW
Deutschlands Agenda 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 18 Hours, 55 Minutes ago
Europa befindet sich im dritten Jahr einer strukturellen Krise, zu deren Lösung die europäische Politik immer neue Instrumente erschafft und gerade getroffene Vereinbarungen immer wieder durch neue Regeln ersetzt. Die Politik möchte unter allen Um...
Seven Days in Europe NEW
eutopialaw 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
Contract killings in Bulgaria and a direct affront to the rule of law in Romania are some of the major concerns underlined by the European Commission in its latest country progress reports. The Commission said overall both countries have made …...
German Arms Exports as Smart Power NEW
Ideas on Europe 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 4 Minutes ago
In my new piece for the Atlantic-Comunity I argue for a more proactive and smart German Defense export policy, find the link below http://www.atlantic-community.org/index/articles/view/Germany%27s_Arms_Exports_as_Smart_Power...
Hacia el fin de la Andorra de las excepciones en la Unión Europea. NEW
eurolocal 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 5 Minutes ago
 VICTOR POU, professor del IESE. Con la reciente firma de un acuerdo monetario, que permite la emisión de euros, Andorra culmina la segunda fase de acercamiento a la Unión Euro. Andorra viene siguiendo desde hace más de dos décadas un proceso de...
Alcohol consumption and why minimum prices will not work NEW
Protesilaos Stavrou 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
EurActiv came up with a very interesting news story on alcohol consumption and minimum pricing. They note: Representatives of Europe’s wine and spirits industries have joined with the Scotch Whisky Association in a legal battle aiming to halt t...
Alcohol consumption and why minimum prices will not work NEW
Protesilaos Stavrou 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 6 Minutes ago
EurActiv came up with a very interesting news story on alcohol consumption and minimum pricing. They note: Representatives of Europe’s wine and spirits industries have joined with the Scotch Whisky Association in a legal battle aiming to halt the...
Někdy se vyplatí být neschopný:) GSA potřebuje právníka NEW
Bruselská spojka 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Že unijní agentura GSA (řídí projekt Galileo) nestíhá bylo jasné každému, kdo se hlásil alespoň do jednoho tendru, který vyhlásila. Týden zpoždění? Žádný problém… Měsíc? Žádný problém. Špatně připravené zadání,...
Operation Transparency – Newletter n°1 NEW
Europe’s Café 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 17 Minutes ago
Dear readers, Some Venezuelan friends of mine are part of a Student network committed to inform the international community on the course of the electoral process. It is therefore my pleasure to bring my small contribution to their work by … Co...
Cyprus invites eurobloggers NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
The Cyprus presidency of the Council of the European Union will organise an event in Brussels on 26 July 2012, bringing together European bloggers. Those wishing to participate may register for the event until the organisers run out of space or the 2...
Ein Ende der Abwärtsspirale NEW
Bruegel blog 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
Authors: Guntram B. WolffDie Schwächen des Euro-Raums werden immer offensichtlicher. Der bisher integrierte Finanzmarkt des Euro-Raums tritt in einen Prozess der Fragmentierung ein: Banken waren in ruhigen Zeiten europäisch, wurden jedoch national...
Premi Compromís Democràtic 2012 (Generalitat de Catalunya). NEW
eurolocal 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 23 Minutes ago
El Departament de Governació i Relacions Institucionals, a través del Programa d’Innovació i Qualitat Democràtica convoca el Premi Compromís Democràtic 2012. L’objecte del Premi és reconèixer les bones pràctiques dels ens locals i del m
Ohne Jobs hat Europa keine Zukunft NEW
Andreas Schieder 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 24 Minutes ago
Nur wenn junge Menschen in Europa wieder Hoffnung schöpfen können, hat die europäische Idee eine Zukunft. Das war meine Hauptmessage beim Treffen der der Europäischen JungsozialistInnen(ECOSY) in Kroatien. An dem Treffen, bei dem ich unter andere...
We Couldn't Have Known! - Myths of the Crisis Part I: The World Was Caught By Surprise NEW
EUtopia 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
The purpose of this series of posts is to debunk some of the myths of the crisis that have been fed to us by media and governments. The first such myth is the idea that the crisis was unexpected and caught the world by surprise. We do not distinguish...
European Voluntary Humanitarian Aid Corps – Briefing NEW
Library of the European Parliament's Blog 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
A European Voluntary Humanitarian Aid Corps (EVHAC), foreseen in the Lisbon Treaty, would aim to encourage young Europeans to contribute to EU humanitarian aid operations, and make them more visible. The European Commission is preparing  a legislati...
Explosion des taux d’intérêt : l’Euro mourra-t-il de la dette espagnole ? par Pascal de Lima (Atlantico) NEW
Regards citoyens 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
Les coûts d'emprunt de l'Espagne ont dépassé jeudi la barre des 7%. Un signe très négatif d’insoutenabilité de la dette publique. Chypre, la Grèce et l'Italie pourraient très vite entrer à leur tour dans l’œil du cyclone. Une situat...
Explore Chrome's “Exquisite Forest” at London’s Tate Modern NEW
European Public Policy Blog (Google) 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
Cross-posted from the Official Google Blog This week, in partnership with the Tate Modern in London, we released an online art experiment called This Exquisite Forest, which lets you collaborate with others to create animations and stories using a w...
Ne nous y trompons pas ! Le Royaume-Uni n'a aucune intention de quitter l'Union européenne ! NEW
Regards citoyens 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 41 Minutes ago
Comme déjà indiqué sur ce blog ( La Grande-Bretagne lance une étude "exhaustive" sur ses liens avec l'UE ), le ministre des Affaires étrangères britannique, William Hague, a annoncé le 12 juillet, devant son parlement, le lancement d'une v...
Aus Unbehagen wird Wut NEW
Lost in EUrope 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 43 Minutes ago
Gummigeschosse gegen friedliche Demonstranten Die Proteste gegen den Sparkurs in Spanien werden immer härter. In Madrid ist die Lage in der Nacht zu Freitag eskaliert; die Polizei schoß... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my webs...
Bon Voyage! NEW
Recent developments in European Consumer Law 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
In this holiday period the European Commission has many travel-related issues on its agenda. Yesterday, a public consultation was launched that aims at finding out what is the situation for victims of cross-border traffic accidents in the EU. It i...
Communist sponsored homophobia? NEW
OdessaTalk 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
Law 8711 was proposed back in June, written by Yevhen Tsarkov of the Communist Party and supported by Catherine Lukyanov, Lilia Grigorovych, both OU-PSD deputies and Paul Unguryan BYuT from Ms Tymoshenko’s block, as well as Julia Korolevskaya o...
Serbia continues its route towards European integration NEW
The New Federalist 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
Serbia wants to join the European Union (EU). Despite the recent presidential election of the former ultra-nationalist, Tomislav Nikolic, Serbia remains on a pro-EU path. Although many actors in the EU have a negative image of Serbia because of its r...
Schuldentilgungsfond: Wo kein Wille ist, ist auch kein Weg NEW
INSM BLOG 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 19 Hours, 57 Minutes ago
Der Vorschlag des Sachverständigenrates für einen Schuldentilgungspakt muss vor allem danach beurteilt werden, ob die Profiteure der Regelungen damit motiviert werden, Vereinbarungen zur fiskalischen Nachhaltigkeit einzuhalten. Das Konzept soll Lä...
Breve reseña de mi intervención en La Granda en la edición de Avilés de La Nueva España NEW
Antonio Masip 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 3 Minutes ago
Eurodiputados en números rojos Antonio Masip analiza el papel de los representantes políticos de la UE y apuesta por un cambio de imagen y una única sedeLa Granda (Gozón), S. FERNÁNDEZEl eurodiputado socialista Antonio Masip se encargó ayer...
The Romanian question NEW
socialeducationEU 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
http://www.gandul.info/puterea-gandului/4-solutii-pentru-a-repara-ce-se-mai-poate-9870880 [...]...
5 vor 10: Bankenreform, Schuldenkrise, Bailouts, Fettsteuer, Spielekonsolen NEW
INSM BLOG 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
1. Zerlegt die Banken! (ftd.de, Sebastian Mallaby) In den globalen Großbanken schlummern enorme Risiken für die Weltwirtschaft: Wenn auch nur einzelne in Schieflage geraten, droht ein erneuter Konjunktureinbruch wie bereits 2008 nach dem Zusammenbr...
"It's Now or never" -- or "Oh won't you Stay?" NEW
The IPKat 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
Every so often a case comes along that is not a big, precedent-packed blockbuster but it still sets you thinking. One such case is EMI (IP) Ltd and others v British Sky Broadcasting Group plc and another [2012] EWHC 1644 (Ch), a Patents Cou...
Fifteen minutes to make a decision on Europe NEW
Ideas on Europe 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
Many of the Eurosceptic Tories would like David Cameron to hold a referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU. The Eurosceptics feel certain that if the question was put to the British public, the public would vote with a massive majority to withd...
Raportul Comisiei Europene privind Justiția, oglinda a 5 ani de guvernare PD-L NEW
Corina Cretu 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
Raportul Comisiei Europene privind progresele înregistrate de România în cadrul Mecanismului de Control și Verificare riscă să aibă o soartă ingrată. Intens comentat, în contextul evoluțiilor politice recente, acest raport a fost folosit,...
Un trozo de Paraíso NEW
Antonio Masip 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 21 Minutes ago
Un trozo del Paraíso es para mí la Ría del Eo, mal llamada por algunos decadentes, Ría de Ribadeo. No soy nada original, pues ya, en 1935, el gran poeta Luis Cernuda y el pintor Miguel Prieto, cuya obra es más conocida en México que en su p...
Morning Briefing: Polish Inflation, Czech GDP Forecast Due NEW
New Europe - WSJ 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 37 Minutes ago
Polish inflation figures and Czech finance ministry economic forecasts are due Friday.
North Korea: Kim Jong-un is firmly in place NEW
Matisak's Blog (A Stamp on the World) 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 42 Minutes ago
He may be more interested in Western-style entertainment than his predecessors but this does not mean any real opening or fundamental change in the regime. Questions: 1. North Korea replaced one top general with the other and the leader Kim Jong-un n...
Further reading NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 47 Minutes ago
Elsewhere on Friday,- Spain’s bailout is more garden variety than you think.- Guys, why did you think that increased borrowing was a ‘good’ sign?- Policy...
Cyprus: Divided island chairs EU Council NEW
Grahnlaw Suomi Finland 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
In 2004 a politically divided Cyprus was allowed to join the European Union. In 2012 the problem is still there (Wikipedia). The membership negotiations of Turkey were not going much anywhere, but the Turkish decision to boycott the Cyprus presidency...
Confédération et fédération : l'antithèse NEW
Presse fédéraliste 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Michel Mouskhely, Gaston Stéfani Préface de Lucio Levi Textes choisis par Jean-Francis Billion et Jean-Luc Prevel Vient de paraître : Aux éditions fédérop, Collection Textes fédéralistes 168 pages - Prix : € 16 - ISBN : 978-2-85792-205-6 Al...
Confédération et fédération : l'antithèse NEW
Presse fédéraliste 2 Years, 3 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 53 Minutes ago
Michel Mouskhely, Gaston Stéfani Préface de Lucio Levi Textes choisis par Jean-Francis Billion et Jean-Luc Prevel Vient de paraître : Aux éditions fédérop, Collection Textes fédéralistes 168 pages - Prix : € 16 - ISBN : 978-2-85792-205-6 Al...