EU and Montenegro in partnership to prepare the country for accession

Thank you for inviting me to this meeting of the European Integration Committee. I am particularly happy to be with you in Podgorica at the very beginning of my mandate as Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations. I understand that the statement made by President Juncker on the prospect of any country joining the EU in the next five years has caused some concern....Read more

Whoopi Goldberg breaks down in tears on live TV after hearing of the death of Mike Nichols - People - News

for discovering her and catalysing her career. is the one who first saw Whoopi performing and said, ‘You got something, kid’,” Rosie O’Donnell told the audience as Goldberg broke down in tears. She was a downtown street artist and he said ‘Let’s do a show’....Read more

EU commissioner: What I heard was promising

BELGRADE -- EU's Johannes Hahn has said that Serbia is on the right track and that he wants to support its efforts to promote its economy and economic development. The EU commissioner for enlargement and neighborhood policy told Serbia's public broadcaster RTS late on Thursday said that Serbia as a candidate for membership should gradually align its foreign policy with the EU, adding it was "up to Serbia as a sovereign country to decide how quickly to do so and how fast it will progress. Asked whether there are any obstacles to open negotiations in EU membership negotiations chapters in the coming weeks, Hahn replied "we are on the right path, we talked about it with our colleagues and friends from the Serbian government....Read more

Iggy Azalea responds to Eminem rape lyrics: 'I'm bored of old men threatening young women' - News - Music

If I let you run alongside the Humvee. Unless you’re Nicki [Minaj], grab you by the wrist, let’s ski,” Eminem raps. So what’s it gon’ be?...Read more

Civil Society Media Seminar - EU and ME(dia) where do we go from here? - European media and informed citizenship

For the eighth year in succession, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) will be organizing a civil society media seminar for communication experts and national and international media specialists. This year's event will be held at the Palazzo Reale di Milano, from 27 to 28 November 2014.
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Azerbaijan Questions the European Stability Initiative's Motives for Targeting Jagland's Supportive Stance on Human Rights

Climate targets: keeping up with the global giants

FM: Open one chapter as soon as possible

BELGRADE -- Opening one of the 35 chapters of EU accession talks as soon as possible is of great importance to supporting the reform process in Serbia, Ivica Dačić says.Serbia's deputy prime minister and foreign minister Ivica Dačić made the statement during the talks he had late on Thursday with Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn.Dačić informed Hahn about the priorities and plans for Serbia’s chairmanship of the OSCE in 2015, pointing out that it was an opportunity for Serbia to show its political credibility to its partners, said the Serbian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.We see obtaining full-fledged membership of the EU as a joint endeavor characterized by partnership between the states of the Western Balkans and the EU,” Dačić said, adding that Serbia appreciated seeing its partners from the EU being involved in discussions about the problems facing the region.Han expressed full readiness to accelerate the process of Serbia’s European integration and said he would personally do whatever he could to help it, the statement said.He pointed out that he had chosen Belgrade as your first destination in the region since taking the office of EU commissioner in order to stress the importance the EU attached to Serbia and its European integration process. Hahn thanked Dačić for the cordial welcome he had been shown and for Serbia showing willingness for cooperation and fostering the partnership between Serbia and the EU. Ivica Dačić also discussed Serbia's upcoming OSCE chairmanship when he on Thursday received U. Ambassador Michael Kirby....Read more

Foreign Affairs Council (Trade) - November 2014

EU Foreign Affairs Ministers meet on 21 November 2014 in Brussels to focus on the subject of Trade.Read more

Kancera : Interim Report for Kancera AB (publ) Q3 2014

January 1 - September 30, 2014. All figures from the first quarter 2013 relate only to Kancera AB as a consequence of the liquidation of the subsidiary iNovacia AB in the beginning of 2013.Read more