European Government This section covers all aspects of European government and policy, with releases in multiple languages. Find recent releases regarding law and policy changes within the European Union, as well as the latest information on EU association agreements, matters of environmental protection, economic developments, cultural integration and security and immigration reform. Also included are stories from the European Parliament and courts.

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23 Aug, 2017, 13:53 BST CRM Vendor Really Simple Systems' CEO, John Paterson, Looks at how the New General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Will Affect Small Businesses

New EU data protection legislation is due to be implemented next year yet there's a lot of uncertainty around how this will affect businesses....


21 Aug, 2017, 12:57 BST Thailand Join Forces with the OECD to Support the National Development Strategy

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) works closely with Member and Partner economies to build a mutually beneficial...


09 Aug, 2017, 17:14 BST East-West Connect's Dmitry Leus Comments on Post-Brexit Banking for EU Reporter

Dmitry Leus of East-West Connect has written for EU Reporter, exploring how will the banks cope and adjust to possible restrictions on...


04 Aug, 2017, 15:54 BST Dmitry Leus of East-West Connect Asks if the EBA Should Move Post-Brexit to a Compromise Brussels Location

Writing in EU Today, Dmitry Leus asks whether the European Banking Authority should move post-Brexit to a compromise Brussels location. The...


03 Aug, 2017, 18:50 BST In the Run-up to Federica Mogherini's Trip to Tehran: Friends of a Free Iran in European Parliament Call on EU Governments to Predicate Their Ties with Iran on Halting Executions

Following the publication of a 94-page report by Amnesty International on 2nd August 2017, "Caught in a web of repression: Iran's human rights...


03 Aug, 2017, 16:52 BST CAREFOR Calls On EU to Safeguard Independent Academic Research

Three leading European organisations in the fight against cancer have called the EU to urgently increase support for independent academic...


17 Jul, 2017, 12:56 BST BDI President Dieter Kempf on the Second Round of Brexit Negotiations: "Get Your Act Together"

- Rapid agreement absolutely essential - First discuss EU citizens' right to stay - Migration of skilled workers from Britain,...


06 Jul, 2017, 15:06 BST Members of European Parliament Condemn Armenian Shelling that Resulted in Civilian Deaths

We, the undersigned Members of the European Parliament, strongly condemn the murders of Allahverdiyeva Sahiba Idris (age 51) and Guliyeva Zahra...


28 Jun, 2017, 13:34 BST Princess Gloria von Thurn und Taxis Joins DOC Research Institute Board

The Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC) is pleased to announce the nomination of Princess Gloria von Thurn und Taxis to its...


26 Jun, 2017, 12:21 BST G20 Summit to Have Positive Effects on Hamburg as a Meetings Location

On 7 and 8 July, the Heads of State and Government of the world's leading 20 industrialised and emerging economies and their...


20 Jun, 2017, 11:14 BST Teesside University Research Says One Year On, Brexit Voters Describe Themselves as Middle Class, Educated but Dissatisfied With Life

A year since the vote to leave the European Union, new research at Teesside University found Brexit voters are more likely to describe themselves...


20 Jun, 2017, 08:00 BST Wi-Fi NOW Contracted to Advise EU's Free Wi-Fi Program

Wi-Fi NOW (HETTING ApS) - the global Wi-Fi industry's leading media, event, and advisory organisation - has been contracted by the European...


05 Jun, 2017, 08:05 BST Labour Top - the #1 Political Party Website

Independent analysis of the UK Political Parties' websites by Sitemorse® Sitemorse®, publisher of industry-wide indexes in experience,...


01 Jun, 2017, 12:00 BST Netherlands Ministry of Defence Selects Insitu Integrator

The Netherlands Ministry of Defence (NMOD) has awarded the Short Range Tactical UAV (SRTUAV) contract to Insitu for its proposed Integrator...


01 Jun, 2017, 07:00 BST Trade the Political Markets with Core Spreads ahead Of Next Week's General Election

Core Spreads, an industry leading financial trading platform, readies traders as reviews of polls, news and statistics in the lead up to the UK...


30 May, 2017, 22:33 BST European Energy Security Tops the Agenda at CRE Brussels Conference

Leaders from politics and business gathered today in Brussels for the sixth annual Romanian Energy Day, organised by the Romanian Energy Center,...


30 May, 2017, 12:05 BST Albania Socialist Party Launches Election Program to Bring EU Membership Closer

Edi Rama, the Prime Minister and leader of the Socialist Party of Albania (SP), has outlined an election program aimed at increasing economic...


29 May, 2017, 08:30 BST EUROFER: Open Letter From 76 CEOs of the European Steel Industry

To the Heads of State and governments of the European Union, We, the undersigned CEOs of the European steel industry, are writing to you ahead...


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)...