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19 May, 2017, 14:37 BST Albania's Edi Rama Hails Political Settlement and Opposition Acceptance of Judicial Cleanup

Edi Rama, the Prime Minister and leader of the Socialist Party of Albania (SP), today welcomed his agreement with the opposition Democratic Party,...


10 May, 2017, 13:37 BST Data Detox: Kaspersky Lab Helps Businesses Achieve Good Data Health, in Advance of GDPR Deadline

With just over a year to go until businesses within the EU must become compliant with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Kaspersky...


09 May, 2017, 11:53 BST Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama Confirms June 18 Election Date

Following the opposition Democratic Party's rejection of a European Union-proposed solution to the party's disagreements with the Socialist Party...


05 May, 2017, 15:13 BST OBOR Discussion Takes Place in the European Parliament, Hosted by SADF

A conference titled 'European Union and OBOR', hosted by the Brussels-based South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF), was held in the European...


05 May, 2017, 11:04 BST Diamond BioPharm's Response to the United Kingdom's Withdrawal from the European Union

On 2nd May 2017 the EMA and European Commission published a notice alerting Marketing Authorisation Holders of centrally authorised medicines of...


25 Apr, 2017, 08:00 BST Veritas Study: Organisations Worldwide Fear Non-compliance with New European Union Data Regulation Could Put Them Out of Business

Nearly half of organisations are afraid they won't meet the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation; inadequate technology cited as...


19 Apr, 2017, 09:00 BST French Election: Swissquote and EPFL Help Investors Understand the Likely Impact on Financial Markets

- Goal: Measure impact of French election on currency markets - Swissquote and École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)...


17 Apr, 2017, 09:00 BST Jep News: Germany's Pro-migrant Sentiment is Weakening

Website Jep News has published an article commenting on the results of a new study by the largest non-profit organization in Germany, The...


12 Apr, 2017, 09:00 BST ESISC - The Clock is Ticking for Turkish Secularization and EU Membership

European Strategic Intelligence and Security Center - a think tank specializing in collecting and analyzing sources of intelligence in the areas...


05 Apr, 2017, 20:19 BST European Commission Publishes New Guides on Patient Blood Management

On April 3, 2017 the European Commission published two guides on the implementation of Patient Blood Management (PBM); one addressed to national...


04 Apr, 2017, 13:51 BST Albania Economy Marks Best Performance Since 2010

Albania's official Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) has released figures showing GDP growth for 2016 of 3.46%, fueled in part by a fourth-quarter...


04 Apr, 2017, 12:30 BST Leidos and Ministry of Defence Unveil State-of-the-Art Logistics Hub

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a global science and technology company, and the Ministry of Defence (MoD) have today unveiled an £83 million state-of-the-art...


30 Mar, 2017, 06:00 BST London & Partners - Leading Spanish Companies Commit to London as Deputy Mayor Calls for Stronger Trade Links

EU businesses want closer collaboration with London's business community post-Brexit Two of Spain's largest companies will today announce new...


29 Mar, 2017, 13:18 BST BDI President Dieter Kempf: Industry Calls for Maximum Damage Limitation During Brexit

- Special responsibility of the UK Government - Holding together and strengthening Europe - Putting economic relations on a stable...


28 Mar, 2017, 14:19 BST London and Paris Announce Ground-breaking Business and Tourism Partnerships

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, and the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, today announced new business and tourism collaborations to attract...


27 Mar, 2017, 07:00 BST £667m - Estimated Cost of Brexit Planning to UK Businesses Set to Rise to £813m Once Article 50 Invoked

A new *survey, sponsored by The Brexit Tracker , has calculated that Brexit planning has already cost UK businesses, £667.2m so far in executive...


23 Mar, 2017, 12:32 GMT Happy Birthday Europe! 60 years - Please Don't Retire

Martin A. Schoeller, Chairman of the Bavarian Family Entrepreneurs and initiator of the Munich Europe Conference , emphasises the importance of a...


22 Mar, 2017, 09:00 GMT Barclay Simpson: Despite the Imminent Triggering of Article 50, the Demand for Internal Auditors Remains Strong

Specialist Corporate Governance recruitment consultancy, Barclay Simpson has released its annual Internal Audit Market Report which highlights...


21 Mar, 2017, 09:00 GMT ESISC: Germany as a Modern Atlas Holding up the Task of Giving the Refugees a Job

European Strategic Intelligence and Security Center has published an article on German Migrationspolitik and its consequences for the future of...


14 Mar, 2017, 13:53 GMT MEPs Pave the Way for Bioplastics in Vote on Waste Legislation

European Bioplastics (EUBP), the association representing the bioplastics industry in Europe, welcomes the positive outcome of yesterday's vote of...


13 Mar, 2017, 16:10 GMT AEGIS Europe: China Sues EU Rather Than U.S. at the WTO

- European manufacturers condemn China's "divide and conquer" strategy" and call on the EU to stand up to China at the WTO Applying a "divide and...


12 Mar, 2017, 08:00 GMT Half UK Voters Believe EU Will Collapse if France Elects a Right Wing Government YouGov Poll Reveals

Almost half of UK voters believe that the European Union will collapse if France votes in a right-wing Government later this year that takes the...


07 Mar, 2017, 09:00 GMT Poll Reveals Two Thirds of Brits Unconvinced Brexit Will Help Stop Overfishing

Public concern over the future of British fisheries underpins new Oceana campaign, #StopOverfishing A poll carried out by YouGov for Oceana has...


06 Mar, 2017, 13:58 GMT Brussels Think Tank ESISC Reveals Investigation into "Armenian Connection" Network at Council of Europe

The European Strategic Intelligence and Security Center (ESISC) on Monday published a comprehensive report...


03 Mar, 2017, 11:52 GMT Pakistan CPEC Discussed in the European Parliament

A conference titled 'Opposition against CPEC in Pakistan' was held at the European Parliament in Brussels on March 1, 2017. Hosted by Members of...