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EU pushes Greece on migrant crisis

EU pushes Greece on migrant crisis

The EU piled pressure on Greece on Wednesday over the migrant crisis, telling Athens to improve conditions for refugees to shore up its borders or risk a suspension of the bloc's passport-free zone.

Tusk to hold EU talks on 'very fragile' Brexit deal

EU president Donald Tusk said Wednesday he had cleared his schedule to hold urgent meetings with leaders including Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande to push for a deal to keep Britain in the bloc at a summit next week.

Civil aviation takes first step towards capping carbon emissions

Experts have agreed on proposals for the first binding limits on carbon emissions for the aviation industry, a move welcomed Tuesday by UN chief Ban Ki-moon as a boost to the battle against climate change.

Italian PM Renzi compares EU to sinking ship

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has stepped up his war of words with Brussels by comparing the European Union to the orchestra that kept on playing as the Titanic sunk to the bottom of the Atlantic.

EU's founding members back two-speed Europe

The six founding members of the European Union on Tuesday reiterated their commitment to "ever closer union", even it means leaving less enthusiastic partners like Britain behind.


Q&A: Turkey-EU migrant deal stuck in the doldrums

Refugees in Ankara, Turkey - Photo © The European UnionA deal last November between Turkey and the EU to curb the huge flow of refugees and migrants raised high hopes of a resolution to the crisis, but it has proved slow to bear fruit with Brussels accusing Ankara of failing to tackle people smugglers.

Car industry calls for urgent clarity on emissions test

Following the debate on real-driving emissions (RDE) during the plenary session of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) reiterates that it fully agrees with the need for emissions to more closely reflect real-world conditions.

Legal Officer - HR, European Stability Mechanism

The European Stability Mechanism in Luxembourg is seeking a junior lawyer with particular expertise and experience in employment law.

Nordic Card Markets and Future Payment Solutions

SMi is proud to announce that the 15th annual conference on Nordic Card Markets and Future Payment Solutions will take place 25-26 January 2016 in Radisson Blu Royal Hotel, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2015 Employment and Social Developments in Europe

The Employment and Social Developments in Europe (ESDE) review is an annual review of the latest employment and social trends, reflecting on upcoming challenges and possible policy responses.

EU Climate Policy Explained

EU Climate Policy ExplainedSet against the backdrop of the 2015 UN Climate Change conference in Paris, this accessible book will be of great relevance to students, scholars and policy makers alike.