ECU President Zurab Azmaiparashvili and Chessdom editor Goran Urosevic have met in Tbilisi for a long interview on several important subjects – development of chess, events organization, sponsorship, European Chess Union and Batumi Chess Olympiad.The first part of the interview was published on Saturday. Show More Summary
TTIP - a real economic partnership between the United States and the European Union or another American plan for global domination?
According to Eurostat, the European Union’s statistical agency, the probability of marriage before age 50 has been plummeting for European women and men, while the chance of divorce for those who do marry has been soaring. In Belgium—the birth-land of the scholars who initially detected this Second Transition—the likelihood of a first marriage for a […]
Aston Martin has expanded its Lagonda Taraf availability after initially reserving the new model for customers in the Middle East. Soon, customers in left-hand-drive European Union markets will also be able to secure one of the limited edition models, along with buyers in the UK and South Africa. Show More Summary
``Opinion polls suggest that Mr Salvini is rapidly gaining in popularity... Mr Salvini's fiery rhetoric against the European Union, immigration and austerity politics had led to comparisons being drawn between him and French National Front leader Marine Le Pen.''
This is the second in a series of posts (first one here) in which I try to argue that the balance between costs and benefits of belonging to the European monetary union has shifted in the post crisis world, especially … Continue reading ?
One of the things that even its critics, such as myself, have to concede that the European Union has been good at is making clear what it has funded. By… Continue reading The post Who paid for that? appeared first on Spectator Blogs...
President of the Senate of France Gerard Larcher's visit shows that despite the official position of France and the European Union on Ukraine, Paris is interested in friendly relations with Russia.
It looks like Greece's game of chicken with the European Union will continue for at least the rest of this week, as bailout negotiations between the two sides collapsed yet again Monday. The parties walked out of discussions after Greek...Show More Summary
Last fall, the European Union gave new meaning to the phrase stimulus spending when it began requiring its member states to start incorporating illicit activities—including drug trafficking, prostitution, and illegal alcohol and cigarette sales—when calculating the size of their economies. Show More Summary
by Andrew Sacher photo: City of Ships at Union Pool in 2010 (more by Brian Reilly) City of Ships are releasing the followup to 2011's Minor World this year with Ultraluminal, due April 21 via Science of Silence Records. If...
K. William Watson One of the European Union’s highest priorities in trade negotiations is to globalize its restrictions on the use of place names as generic product descriptions. When they negotiate a trade agreement, they insist that...Show More Summary
Authored by Alberto Bagnai, Brigitte Granville, and Antoni Soy, originally posted at Project Syndicate, The first sentence of the 1957 Treaty of Rome – the founding document of what would eventually become the European Union – callsShow More Summary
In lieu of their recent accession to the European Union, Bulgaria has commissioned Yanko Apostolov Architects to design a gorgeous new National Museum Complex to house the country’s art collections. Situated in the city of Sofia, the series of buildings
On Wednesday, the European Union Commission approved plans to combine the energy markets of its twenty-eight member countries into a unified energy market. The Commission stated that the EU Energy Union would provide many benefits to...Show More Summary
Millions of workers in Europe are losing out on pay because their employers are using EU loopholes to get round tax and employment laws that are not being enforced evenly across the union, a practice known as social dumping.
The European Union reprised its trendsetting role in world climate negotiations on Thursday by committing the first Intended Nationally Determined Contributions to the planned Paris climate agreement at the end of this year. Also onShow More Summary
Here's a useful analysis from the BBC's Andrew Walker which explains the details of the economic pledges that Greece has made to the European Union in order for the Greek economy to stay afloat. In essence all the bluster that was so...Show More Summary
BERLIN (Reuters) - The European Union's financial affairs chief Pierre Moscovici told German radio on Friday, just before a Bundestag vote on a bailout extension for Greece, that allowing any country to leave the euro zone would simply raise the question "who's next?". Show More Summary