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EU commission rejects Raab's claims in medical procurement row

UK foreign secretary has said EU invite for Covid-19 scheme was sent to old email addressCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe European commission has dismissed claims from Dominic Raab that the UK did not receive an invitation to join EU procurement schemes for medical kit to combat coronavirus because Brussels used an obsolete email address.A commission official said the UK was not included on the original email list because it had already left the EU, but added there...
Tags: Health, Europe, Politics, UK, Eu, European Union, UK News, World news, Brussels, Raab, Dominic Raab, Coronavirus outbreak

European Union: Starker Aufwärtstrend Bei Geldbussen Für Verstösse Gegen Die DSGVO Im Europäischen Wirtschaftsraum - NAGELE Attorneys at Law LLC

Bereits am 25. Mai 2018 trat die Datenschutzgrundverordnung (kurz DSGVO) im gesamten EWR in Kraft und ist seither unmittelbar anwendbar.
Tags: News, European Union, Kraft, Law LLC, Aufwärtstrend Bei Geldbussen Für Verstösse Gegen

European Union: Brexit, Charitable Legacies And Succession Rules – What's New? - Withers LLP

Let's say your Charity is aware that it has been named as the beneficiary of a European legacy in a benefactor's Will.
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Amazon’s ‘Lord of the Rings’ Among Projects Granted COVID-19 Exemption by New Zealand

New Zealand’s Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment announced this weekend that five more international film and TV productions, including Amazon’s “Lord of the Rings” adaptation, have been granted exemptions from the country’s COVID-19 travel ban, allowing crew members from outside the country to work there pending COVID testing and a quarantine period.The MBIE has already granted exemptions to James Cameron’s ongoing production of the “Avatar” sequels and Jane Campion’s drama “Power...
Tags: Amazon, News, Robert Downey Jr, Entertainment, European Union, Netflix, New Zealand, Parliament, Viggo Mortensen, James Cameron, Mbie, John Cho, Jane Campion, Jesse Plemons, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment, Peter Farrelly

UK ponders joining EU's coronavirus vaccine scheme

Ministers said to be weighing benefits against broader desire to cut ties with BrusselsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe UK is assessing whether to join an EU programme to help secure a potential coronavirus vaccine in what could mark a bellwether for post-Brexit cooperation.In what the Daily Express described as a “Brexit backtrack”, UK officials are thought to be considering the advantages of being part of the EU plan because the bloc would have greater purchasing...
Tags: Europe, UK, Eu, European Union, UK News, Coronavirus outbreak

Former world leaders warn against Israel annexation plan

A group of former world leaders urged European leaders on Friday to keep pressuring Israel against annexation of parts of the West Bank, warning against complacency after Israel made no move to take over the territory on July 1. The Elders, founded by Nelson Mandela in 2007, said in letters to the leaders of France, Germany, Britain and the European Union that they should insist to Israel that annexation would have negative political and economic consequences for bilateral and regional relation...
Tags: News, Israel, European Union, Nelson Mandela, West Bank, France Germany Britain

Amid the havoc wreaked by coronavirus, there is another danger we've forgotten | Jonathan Freedland

As Boris Johnson reopens pubs, a no-deal Brexit threatens to rain disaster on a country reeling from the pandemicDo you have the bunting out and the fireworks primed for Independence Day, with 4 July designated as the moment England ends its long national hibernation and flocks to the pub? To the untrained eye, the choice of a Saturday for the great unlocking might seem a tad rash, when, I don’t know, Monday was available to ease people in gradually. That point was put to Boris Johnson on LBC th...
Tags: Europe, Business, Politics, England, London, European Union, Society, UK News, Unemployment, Infectious Diseases, Boris Johnson, LBC, Brexit, Jonathan Freedland, Coronavirus outbreak

European Union: European Union – Travel Restriction Update - Fakhoury Global Immigration

Effective June 30, 2020, the Council of the European Union has recommended to lift the non-essential travel ban into the EU for the following 15 countries:
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European Union: Multinationals: Taking Control Of Your DAC6 Reporting Requirements - Arthur Cox

Council Directive (EU) 2018/822 is an EU directive that imposes mandatory reporting of certain cross-border arrangements by intermediaries (and in some cases taxpayers) and is likely to be relevant to most multinationals groups ...
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European Union: Recommendations For Developing The EU Securitisation Market – Report By The High Level Forum On Capital Markets Union - Mayer Brown

A recent report, entitled "A New Vision for Europe's Capital Markets", sets out some key recommendations for how the EU securitisation market can be scaled up.
Tags: Europe, News, Eu, European Union, Capital Markets, Mayer Brown, High Level Forum On Capital Markets Union

Worldwide: EU Opens Border To Travelers From 15 Countries, Not Including U.S. - Envoy Global, Inc.

The European Union will start opening its borders to non-EU countries starting Wednesday, July 1, 2020. However, travelers from certain countries will not be allowed inside the bloc.
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US issues guidelines but no new rules for safe air travel

Federal officials said Thursday that airlines should consider limiting capacity on planes to promote social distancing, but they are not considering making the airlines do it.The officials also recommended — but did not move to require — that travellers wear face coverings in airports and on planes. All leading U.S. airlines now require passengers to wear masks, but regulators have refused a request by the airlines to make it a federal rule.The Transportation, Homeland Security, and Health and H...
Tags: Transportation, Europe, Business, News, Cdc, US, European Union, United States, Airlines, Faa, Anthony Fauci, United, Jetblue, Centers For Disease Control And Prevention, United Airlines, Transportation Security Administration

The Guardian view on France's green wave: seizing the moment | Editorial

The march of Europe Ecology is yet another example of how parties of the environment are steadily acquiring power and influence across the continentLyon, Strasbourg and Bordeaux; Besançon, Poitiers and Tours: the list of powerful cities that turned green, after France’s municipal elections last weekend, was long and impressive. Marseille has been a conservative fiefdom for decades. But a leftwing alliance propelled Michèle Rubirola, the candidate of Europe Ecology – France’s Green party – to the...
Tags: Europe, Climate Change, France, Germany, Environment, European Union, World news, Ireland, Marseille, Strasbourg, Green Party, Green politics, Bordeaux, Europe Continue, Europe Ecology, Besançon Poitiers

EU-UK trade talks break up early over 'serious' disagreements

EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier complained of lack of respect and engagement by UKThe latest negotiations in Brussels on an EU-UK trade and security deal have broken up early, with the EU’s chief negotiator, Michel Barnier, complaining of a lack of respect and engagement by the British government.The two sides ended the week’s talks – the first held in person since February – a day ahead of the jointly-agreed schedule amid evident frustration at the lack of progress in bridging what both Bar...
Tags: Europe, Politics, UK, Eu, European Union, UK News, World news, Foreign Policy, Boris Johnson, Brussels, Brexit, EU UK, David Frost, EU Brexit, Michel Barnier, Barnier

Merkel: Right of asylum available to all, including people of Hong Kong

Germany plans no specific measures to allow Hong Kong citizens affected by the Chinese region's new administrative law to relocate, Chancellor Merkel said, adding that the right to asylum in Germany was available to anyone in the world. At a press conference to open Germany's presidency of the European Union's council on Thursday, she said Europe must continue its dialogue with China, because of its importance in the world and to Europe specifically. Turning to calls for countries to offer Hon...
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First details emerge of system for checks on goods crossing Irish Sea

HMRC document shows firms in Great Britain will be obliged to complete three types of electronic paperworkThe first details of the controversial Brexit checks Boris Johnson insisted would not apply to trade across the Irish Sea have emerged, with mandatory paperwork for businesses in Great Britain supplying goods to Northern Ireland from January.An HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) document marked “sensitive”, seen by the Guardian, reveals that firms in Great Britain will be obliged to complete three ...
Tags: Europe, Politics, Hmrc, European Union, UK News, Northern Ireland, Boris Johnson, Brexit, Great Britain, Irish Sea, HM Revenue Customs HMRC

Coronavirus Live Updates: Some States Halt Reopenings and Indoor Dining as Cases Surge

Alarmed by rising cases around the United States, New York City will not resume indoor dining next week, the mayor said. The European Union reopened its borders to some travelers.
Tags: News, European Union, United States New York City, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Disease Rates

Live Coronavirus Updates: Global Tracker

Alarmed by rising cases around the United States, New York City will not resume indoor dining next week, the mayor said. The European Union reopened its borders to some travelers.
Tags: News, European Union, United States New York City, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Disease Rates

Companies warn 'huge gamble' on Brexit could add to Britain's growing jobs crisis

The United Kingdom has passed the point of no return. It has less than six months to reach a new trade deal with the European Union or risk heaping more pressure on companies that are already laying off tens of thousands of workers because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Tags: European Union, Cnn, Britain, United Kingdom, Brexit

Turkey asks EU to correct 'mistake' of travel list exclusion

Turkey said on Wednesday it is disappointed by the European Union's decision to exclude it from a list of countries recommended for non-essential travel and called on the bloc to correct the "mistake" as soon as possible. The Turkish Foreign Ministry statement came after the EU excluded Turkey, along with the United States and other countries, from its initial travel "safe list". "The measures Turkey has taken to combat the coronavirus pandemic as well as her efforts and success in this respec...
Tags: News, Eu, European Union, Turkey, United States, Foreign Ministry, Hami Aksoy

America and Europe Are Split on China. They Must Come Together.

The West sorely needs to be more strategic.
Tags: News, China, Germany, America, European Union, United States, Xi Jinping, Merkel, Angela, Leipzig (Germany, Europe Are Split

One graphic explains why Americans are facing an EU travel ban

US tourists will be excluded from visiting the European Union after the bloc finalized its list of 15 safe countries for travel to member states on Tuesday.
Tags: Europe, News, US, Eu, European Union

The West Is Split on China. It Needs to Come Together.

America and the European Union each have one fruitless approach to China. They should combine them.
Tags: News, China, Germany, America, European Union, United States, Xi Jinping, Merkel, Angela, Leipzig (Germany

Coronavirus Live Updates: Fauci Warns U.S. Could Hit 100,000 Daily Cases, and Officials Fight Vaccine Skepticism

Top U.S. health officials testified to Congress about the virus. New York added California and seven other states to its quarantine list. The European Union is set to reopen its borders but plans to bar travelers from the U.S., Brazil and Russia.
Tags: New York, News, Congress, California, European Union, Brazil, Fauci, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV

What if your boss acted like this?

Hello, everyone! Welcome to the new edition of Insider Today. Please sign up here. QUOTE OF THE DAY "There was no sense of 'Team America' in the conversations...It was like the United States had disappeared. It was always 'Just me'." — an anonymous Trump administration official, describing Trump's phone calls with foreign leaders, according to a CNN report. WHAT'S HAPPENING The European Union officially banned US visitors. American citizens are barred until the US controls its COVID-19 o...
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CDC Director Pleads With Younger Americans To Wear Masks

(CNN) — A top US health official made another plea Tuesday for Americans — especially younger ones — to wear masks to curb the spread of the coronavirus as case numbers surge across much of the country. The comments to a US Senate committee hearing on the virus came as at least 17 states have paused or rolled back their reopening plans in response to a surge in new infections. Meanwhile three states once seen as the epicenter of the epidemic in the US — New York, New Jersey and Connecticut — exp...
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Hungary Exempts U.S. Cast, Crew From European Union Ban (EXCLUSIVE)

Hungary, Europe’s second most popular destination for Hollywood shoots, is offering exemptions for U.S. cast and crew from the European Union ban announced Tuesday. Film production in the country rose 50% last year, breaking records, and studios this year are booked solid for months to come. The Hungarian government’s film commissioner, Csaba Káel, told Variety: […]
Tags: Amazon, Hollywood, News, Global, European Union, Netflix, Hungary, Sony, Csaba Káel, Hungary Europe

UN: Syria needs $10bn in aid to combat impact of war and coronavirus

Economy faltering with half the population out of work and 80% living below poverty lineSyria needs $10bn (£8.14bn) in aid to avoid falling into an even deeper crisis as a result of the coronavirus pandemic and economic deterioration after more than nine years of war, agencies have said.Around 60 countries, the European Union and UN agencies took part in an online fundraising conference on Tuesday, during which the UN under-secretary general for humanitarian affairs, Mark Lowcock, said the funds...
Tags: European Union, World news, Syria, Middle East and North Africa, United Nations, Aid, Global development, Un, Mark Lowcock

EU bans Pakistan national airline flights over pilot exam cheats

PIA will not be able to fly into the EU for at least six months because of doubts over validity of pilot licencesThe European Union’s aviation safety agency announced today that Pakistan’s national airline would not be allowed to fly into Europe for at least six months after the country’s aviation minister revealed that nearly a third of Pakistani pilots had cheated during their pilot’s exams.Pakistan International Airlines spokesman Abdullah Hafeez said PIA had not been flying to Europe because...
Tags: Europe, Business, Milan, Eu, European Union, World news, South and Central Asia, Pakistan, Airline Industry, Exams, Flights, PIA, Pakistan International Airlines, Abdullah Hafeez, Oslo Copenhagen Paris Barcelona

Europe bans travelers from US over Covid fears

Europe is reopening its borders to travelers as the coronavirus pandemic subsides in most developed countries. But not to those coming from the U.S., where the virus's spread remains largely unchecked. Most travelers from the United States will be barred from entering the European Union after it reopens its borders Wednesday because the coronavirus is still far too prevalent in the U.S., European officials announced Tuesday. The E.U.'s 27 members have been drawing up a list of countries whose v...
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