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EU drafts plan to grow ‘carbon sinks’ in climate change fight big-plus
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Breaking news EU drafts plan to grow ‘carbon sinks’ in climate change fight

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:10

Carbon sinks have gained in importance as countries strive to reach "net zero" emissions by 2050, the goal scientists say the world must meet to avoid the worst impacts of ...

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EU environmental policy to 2030: a systemic change big-plus
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Breaking news EU environmental policy to 2030: a systemic change

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:10

As Europe, along with the rest of the world, faces the economic and societal impact of climate change, ecosystem degradation and overconsumption of natural resources, MEPs will vote ...

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For the global energy industry, the conundrum is obvious big-plus
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Breaking news For the global energy industry, the conundrum is obvious

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:10

It’s a daunting challenge and this sector alone already has an extensive and highly significant social, environmental and economic footprint. Yet there are growing examples of be ...

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Belgian court finds AstraZeneca should have used UK production to meet EU contract big-plus
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Breaking news Belgian court finds AstraZeneca should have used UK production to meet EU contract

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:10

AZ’s actions triggered the European Union to enact very carefully circumscribed trade restrictions that were targeted at addressing this problem. AstraZeneca will need to deliver ...

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Equality: 12th edition of EU Access City Award open for applications big-plus
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Breaking news Equality: 12th edition of EU Access City Award open for applications

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:10

Equality Commissioner Helena Dalli said: “Several cities across the EU are leading the way in creating more accessible spaces. With the EU Access City Award we reward these efforts ...

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Kremlin insider arrested in Switzerland following US request big-plus
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Breaking news Kremlin insider arrested in Switzerland following US request

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:10

It only took 24 hours for the US authorities to obtain the arrest of Vladislav Klyushin on 21 March 21, while he was in Valais. This is revealed by a judgment of the Federal Supreme ...

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Plenary: COVID certificate, LUX award, biodiversity strategy big-plus
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Breaking news Plenary: COVID certificate, LUX award, biodiversity strategy

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:10

MEPs are set to approve the EU’s Digital COVID certificate, which aims to facilitate free movement in Europe during the pandemic. A debate took place on Tuesday, with vote results p ...

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Aviation: EU and ASEAN conclude the world’s first bloc-to-bloc Air Transport Agreement big-plus
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Breaking news Aviation: EU and ASEAN conclude the world’s first bloc-to-bloc Air Transport Agreement

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:10

Transport Commissioner Adina Vălean said: “The conclusion of this first-ever ‘bloc-to-bloc’ air transport agreement marks an important milestone in the EU’s external aviation policy ...

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EU Reporter partners "All Things Energy Forum" 02-04 June big-plus
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Breaking news EU Reporter partners "All Things Energy Forum" 02-04 June

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:10

The event will span over two and a half days. The first day (02/06/2021) will host government ministers and high-level industry and public executives, in two introductory panel disc ...

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World No Tobacco Day 2021: big-plus
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Breaking news World No Tobacco Day 2021:

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:10

"Many, if not the majority, of smokers have attempted to quit at some point in their lives. The latest Eurobarometer[1] figures speak for themselves: if we manage to support sm ...

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Bienvenidos! Tourists invited to rural Spain to save dying villages big-plus
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Breaking news Bienvenidos! Tourists invited to rural Spain to save dying villages

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:10

A villager drinks coffee at the only bar in Peleas de Abajo, in northwestern Spain, March 8, 2012. REUTERS/Susana Vera The €10 billion euro ($12.18bn) plan aims to save rural lif ...

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Parisians tuck into coffee and croissants again as cafes re-open big-plus
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Breaking news Parisians tuck into coffee and croissants again as cafes re-open

Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:10

French cafes and restaurants resumed serving customers, following a six-month shutdown mandated by the government to try to contain the spread of the virus. "I was impatient t ...

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