News


Posts filtered by tags: Eu[x]


 

This Could Be It: Key Polish Political Party Comes Out Against Article 13

With only days to go before the final EU debate and vote on the new Copyright Directive (we're told the debate will be at 0900h CET on Tuesday, 27 March, and the vote will happen at 1200h CET), things could not be more urgent and fraught. That's why today's announcement by Poland's Platformy  Obywatelska —the second-largest party in the European People's Party (EPP) bloc—is so important. Platformy Obywatelska  has said that it will vote to block the entire Copyright Directive unless Articl...
Tags: Post, Article 11, Article 13, Copyfight, Copyright Directive, Eff, Eu


The General Assembly of European Youth adopts anti-#CopyrightDirective motion backed by socialists, conservatives, liberals and green youth organisations

Last spring, a coalition of young European political activists adopted this motion opposing the upload filters and link taxes in the new Copyright Directive, which the EU Parliament is about to vote on. With only days to go before that vote -- it'll probably happen on Tuesday the 26th at 12:30 PM, after a debate that starts at 9AM CET, following a day of mass, EU-wide street demonstrations -- -- the youth coalition have reminded their adult colleagues in the Socialist, Conservative, Green ...
Tags: Post, Saveyourinternet, Article 11, Article 13, Copyright Directive, Eu, The Kids Are All Right


Brexit: EU says UK must leave in three weeks with no deal unless MPs back May or decide plan B - Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including reaction to the new Brexit timetable decided by EU leaders at their summit 8.21am GMT This is from Guy Verhofstadt, the European parliament’s lead Brexit spokesman.Welcome that #EUCO followed the advice of @Europarl_EN & has provided for an extension that will give the UK Parliament time to deliver a constructive cross-party majority for a positive future relationship. #Brexit 8.15am GMT Hilary Benn, the Labou...
Tags: Politics, UK news, Brexit, European Union, Europe, Theresa May, Article 50, Conservatives, Foreign policy


Newspaper headlines: Brexit 'emergency' and 'Break-xit' campaign

Brexit dominates Friday's papers, after the EU confirmed a delay plan.


Brexit: Theresa May to urge MPs to back deal as delay agreed

Theresa May will once more urge MPs to back her deal after the EU says the UK's departure can be postponed.


UK MPs have 'clear choice' as Brexit delayed

Theresa May will once more urge MPs to back her deal after the EU says the UK's departure can be postponed.


'It was not clear if she had a plan at all': how May's night at the summit unfolded

As EU27 leaders took control of Brexit timetable, the only thing they found it easy to agree on was there was ‘no ideal date’Theresa May usually gets less than an hour to explain her Brexit plans to the EU’s 27 leaders at regular summits. Finally, with only eight days to go until the original deadline, the British prime minister was granted a full 90 minutes in the multi-coloured summit room in the Europa headquarters. For the EU, it was not time well spent.“It was 90 minutes of nothing,” one EU...
Tags: Brexit, Theresa May, Article 50, European Union, Politics, UK news, Europe, Foreign policy


Worldwide: European Parliament Approves Landmark Trade Investment Agreements Between The European Union And Singapore - Withers LLP

In February 2019, the European Parliament approved two landmark trade and investment agreements between the European Union (the "EU") and Singapore.


UK: Brexit: The Latest On The UK Immigration Process - Withers LLP

From 30 March 2019, new immigration rules, the EU Settlement Scheme, will apply to EU nationals and their family members who live in the UK.


European Union: New FDI Screening Rules In The EU - Matheson

The EU is introducing a new set of rules designed to protect its interests in strategic sectors while remaining open for investment as the world's largest single market.


May urges MPs to back her deal to secure Brexit delay until 22 May – Politics live

If the deal is not passed then Brexit would be delayed only until 12 April, she has agreed with EUMacron says UK heading for no deal if MPs reject May’s planCorbyn refuses to rule out revoking article 50May refuses to revoke article 50 despite 2m signing petition 12.06am GMT Here’s the snap analysis from my colleague, Heather Stewart:Notably softer tone from PM tonight after last night’s bombast - understands MPs’ frustrations; doesn’t *rule out* a longer extension, just says she “believes s...
Tags: Politics, UK news, Brexit, European Union, Europe, Foreign policy, Theresa May, Conservatives, Jeremy Corbyn, Labour, Article 50, Emmanuel Macron, Confederation of British Industry (CBI, TUC


With clock ticking, EU grants Britain Brexit delay

European Union leaders on Thursday granted the United Kingdom an extension to its departure from the bloc – scheduled in eight days.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Eu, European Union, United Kingdom, Usa Today, Britain Brexit


Newspaper headlines: Brexit 'emergency' and 'Break-xit' campaign

Brexit dominates Friday's papers, after the EU confirmed a delay plan.
Tags: UK, News, Eu, Brexit


European Union and Theresa May Agree on Plan for Short Brexit Extension

EU leaders grudgingly offered the U.K. more time to ease itself out of the bloc
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Eu, European Union, Brexit, Onetime, Theresa May Agree


EU agrees to delay Brexit until 22 May if deal is passed, or to 12 April if it isn't – Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May at the Brussels summit where EU leaders have agreed to delay Brexit by extending article 50 Macron says UK heading for no deal if MPs reject May’s planCorbyn refuses to rule out revoking article 50‘Revoke article 50’: petition exceeds 1m signatures amid site crashes 11.17pm GMT May is asked to rank in order of preference her choices – leaving the EU with or without a deal, delaying Brexit and revoking ...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, Eu, European Union, Conservatives, UK News, Theresa May, Foreign Policy, Labour, TUC, Brussels, Article 50, Brexit, Jeremy Corbyn, Emmanuel Macron


Brexit: EU leaders agree Brexit delay plan

Brexit can be postponed until 22 May if MPs back deal next week, or 12 April if they do not.
Tags: News, Eu, Brexit


May's appeal falls flat as EU seizes control of Brexit date

PM ‘dismally’ fails to offer answers in Brussels, as EU leaders take matters into their own hands in late night talks EU leaders moved to seize control of Britain’s exit date from the bloc after an unconvincing appeal by Theresa May on Thursday for a three-month Brexit delay.In an address to the leaders described by one source as “90 minutes of nothing”, the prime minister failed to persuade leaders that she had a plan to avoid a no-deal Brexit. Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, Politics, Angela Merkel, Eu, European Union, UK News, Britain, Theresa May, Foreign Policy, Jean-claude Juncker, Brussels, Article 50, Brexit, Emmanuel Macron


Brexit: EU draft plans propose Brexit delay until 22 May

But draft conclusions say if MPs do not approve PM's deal next week, a delay until 12 April could be offered.
Tags: News, Eu


Two Russia-backed hacker groups target Europe ahead of elections, FireEye reports

Security services firm FireEye says two hacker groups known to be sponsored by the Russian government of Vladimir Putin are waging cyber-attacks currently against European government systems. FireEye says these internet-based digital attacks are focused on the member states of NATO, the European security alliance that both Putin and Trump disparage. The two hacking groups are believed to be coordinating their efforts, but they're using different tools, FireEye reports, adding it noticed a “s...
Tags: Europe, Post, Politics, Technology, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Russia, Nbc News, Tech, Eu, Nato, Hackers, Fireeye, Gru, Trump


At last May manages to unite the Commons and the country | John Crace

After triumphantly turning everyone against her with a televised speech, the PM comes back to Earth in BrusselsFor any other person, the EU council meeting would have been shit or bust. But given that Theresa May has long since treated the last-chance saloon as a drop-in centre for the soon-to-be homeless, we are now well beyond that. The Leader in Name Only has taken herself to the realms of shit and bust. A space-time continuum where she has failed upwards and upwards to the point where there ...
Tags: Europe, Politics, Cbi, Eu, European Union, Conservatives, UK News, Earth, Theresa May, Foreign Policy, Bob Geldof, Jean-claude Juncker, TUC, Brexit, John Crace, Lino


Brexit talks in turmoil as Theresa May fails to win over EU leaders

Talks to agree a delay to the tortuous Brexit process were in turmoil on Thursday, after EU leaders were apparently spooked by another lackluster performance by the British Prime Minister Theresa May.
Tags: Eu, Cnn, Theresa May


Brexit extension talks run on as France and Belgium push for 7 May deadline - Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May at the Brussels summit where EU leaders will decide whether to delay Brexit by agreeing an article 50 extensionMacron says UK heading for no deal if MPs reject May’s planCorbyn refuses to rule out revoking article 50‘Revoke article 50’: petition exceeds 1m signatures amid site crashes 8.16pm GMT Here in Brussels, where it’s now past 8pm, we’ve been patiently awaiting a joint press conference from Jean-...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, France, Eu, European Union, Conservatives, UK News, Theresa May, Foreign Policy, Labour, TUC, Belgium, Bulgaria, Brussels, Article 50


Brexit: Talks overrun as EU leaders discuss UK request for article 50 extension - Politics live

Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May at the Brussels summit where EU leaders will decide whether to delay Brexit by agreeing an article 50 extensionMacron says UK heading for no deal if MPs reject May’s planCorbyn refuses to rule out revoking article 50‘Revoke article 50’: petition exceeds 1m signatures amid site crashes 7.18pm GMT More reports on what seems to be going on in the EU27 discussion.These are from the Sun’s Nick Gutteridge.La...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, Eu, European Union, Conservatives, UK News, Theresa May, Foreign Policy, Labour, Sun, TUC, Brussels, Article 50, European Parliament, Brexit


Brexit: EU draft plans propose Brexit delay until May

A draft EU document says the delay would come with the condition MPs approve the PM's deal next week.
Tags: News, Eu


Brexit: Draft plans propose UK to get delay to 22 May

A draft EU document says the delay would come with the condition MPs approve the PM's deal next week.
Tags: UK, News, Eu



Filters
show more filters
January - 2019
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
February - 2019
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728   
March - 2019
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031