The EU's response to the Ebola crisis

Thank you for putting this very important issue on this week's plenary agenda. It is timely. Because of the dramatic deterioration of the situation on the ground....Read more

EESC vice-president 'Going Local' in EU Capital of Culture in Sweden

The vice-president of the European Economic and Social Committee and Swedish EESC members will visit the European Capital of Culture, Umeå, in Northern Sweden from 21 to 22 September as part of the EESC's Going Local initiative to... Read more

Ciolos: Latvian farmers will receive compensation payments by end-year

Compensation payments to farmers for the losses caused by Russia's embargo will become available by the end of the year 2015, however, their amount is currently unknown and will depend on the Agriculture Ministry's estimates, the European Commissioner for Agriculture Dacian Ciolos told the press representatives in Riga yesterday...Read more

Here are the main areas The Anadolu Agency's English News Desk will cover on Friday September 19, 2014. 1. Turkish Parliamentary Speaker Cemil Cicek to depart Istanbul for an official visit to Australia. 2....Read more

Turkish Cypriot FM meets EU Enlargement Chief

The EU Commission should not impose "unjustified requests" on Turkey regarding the Cyprus issue in the upcoming progress report, Turkish Cypriot Foreign Minister Ozdil Nami said. Nami spoke to the Anadolu Agency, AA, after his meeting with European Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighborhood Policy Stefan Fule late Thursday in Brussels. He told the AA that Turkey was not evaluated justly and fairly in the previous EU progress reports on Turkey’s efforts to meet EU standards...Read more

Opinion piece Benoît Cœuré: A three-pillar-strategy for the Euro

Europe is facing economic challenges that are unprecedented in the recent history of our Union. Seven years have now passed since the financial crisis erupted. The euro area has turned the corner, but it is still not back to a sustainable growth path and the job creation that this would bring. Despite the unique nature of the crisis, people are inclined to look for simple answers to what is a complex problem.Read more

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The EU's response to the Ebola crisis

Thank you for putting this very important issue on this week's plenary agenda. It is timely. Because of the dramatic deterioration of the situation on the ground....Read more