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Emissions impossible?

Emissions impossible? UN scheme under fire for lack of effectiveness, while Commission seeks to protect emissions scheme. European Voice By Jennifer Rankin 9/1/10, 10:15 PM CET Updated 4/12/14, 7:58 PM CET Pollution trading was not invented in Europe, but it has become as much a part of EU political life as farm subsidies and summits. …

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MEPs back tighter rules on security of gas supply

MEPs back tighter rules on security of gas supply Parliament approves law that requires gas companies to maintain supply during crises. European Voice By Jennifer Rankin 9/21/10, 6:54 AM CET Updated 4/12/14, 8:04 PM CET MEPs today approved a law on the security of gas supply that requires European gas companies to have enough gas…

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Challenges and uncertainties

Challenges and uncertainties How the European Commission expects the markets for the major farm products to develop over the next decade. European Voice By Jennifer Rankin 1/26/11, 9:33 PM CET Updated 4/12/14, 8:41 PM CET Land-grabbing biofuel, chicken Kiev and the enduring popularity of the cheese course will all help to shape the future for…

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“Grande America” : un naufrage sous surveillance

#AlertePollutionRivières ou sols contaminés, déchets industriels abandonnés… Vous vivez à proximité d’un site pollué ?Cliquez ici pour nous alerter !Depuis le ciel, des nappes de fioul sont visibles à la surface de l’océan Atlantique. À bord d’un avion, des équipages de la Marine nationale survolent la zone touchée par le naufrage du Grande America. Le…

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Economie, géostratégie… Les arguments de Xi Jinping face à Emmanuel Macron pour sa visite en France

Le président chinois Xi Jinping entame dimanche 24 mars en France une visite d’Etat de trois jours sur fond de tensions commerciales. Les investissements tous azimuts de Pékin et ses “nouvelles routes de la soie” poussent Paris, Berlin et Bruxelles à tenter de mettre en place une stratégie commune européenne face à cet allié stratégique. Dans quel état d’esprit…

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Commission approves €476 million for diplomatic service

Commission approves €476 million for diplomatic service Funding subject to negotiations on EU’s 2011 draft budget. European Voice By Toby Vogel 9/15/10, 11:56 AM CET Updated 4/12/14, 8:02 PM CET The European Commission today (15 September) endorsed a draft budget of €475.8 million for next year’s operations of the European Union’s new diplomatic service. Only…

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