EU Cohesion Policy: Commission launches €1 million call for projects for higher education institutions in journalism big-plus
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Opinion EU Cohesion Policy: Commission launches €1 million call for projects for higher education institutions in journalism

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 15:57

Beneficiaries will have to put in place a development strategy, create a network of higher education establishments and develop their teaching. Proposals can be submitted by universities a ...

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EU at the forefront of the global humanitarian response: €1.5 billion for 2022 big-plus
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Business EU at the forefront of the global humanitarian response: €1.5 billion for 2022

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 15:57

EU humanitarian aid in 2022 will be distributed as follows: €469 million will be allocated to sub-Saharan Africa; €351m of EU humanitarian aid will be allocated to needs in the Middle Eas ...

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REACT-EU: €382.7 million to help Spain’s regions fighting the coronavirus pandemic and supporting a digital and green transition big-plus
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Breaking news REACT-EU: €382.7 million to help Spain’s regions fighting the coronavirus pandemic and supporting a digital and green transition

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 15:57

Measures focus on supporting labour market resilience, jobs, SMEs and low-income families, as well as setting future-proof foundations for the green and digital transitions and a sustainab ...

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Lisbon council fined for sharing protester details with foreign embassies big-plus
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Business Lisbon council fined for sharing protester details with foreign embassies

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 15:57

Portugal’s data commissioner said the mayor’s office had committed 225 breaches of demonstrators’ personal data between 2018 and 2021. He has apologised for the breaches. Advertisement S ...

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Danish spy scandal: Ex-minister accused of state secrets leak big-plus
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World Danish spy scandal: Ex-minister accused of state secrets leak

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 15:57

He did not say what he was accused of leaking, but insisted he would never do anything to harm Denmark. On Monday, it emerged a former foreign intelligence chief was being held on the sam ...

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Return of the flu: EU faces threat of prolonged ‘twindemic’ big-plus
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Interview Return of the flu: EU faces threat of prolonged ‘twindemic’

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 15:57

Lockdowns, mask-wearing and social distancing that have become the norm in Europe during the COVID-19 pandemic knocked out flu last winter, temporarily eradicating a virus that globally ki ...

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Launch of new calls worth €258 million to support digital connectivity infrastructures big-plus
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Opinion Launch of new calls worth €258 million to support digital connectivity infrastructures

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 15:57

This follows the adoption of the first Work Programme for the CEF Digital in December 2021 that earmarked more than €1 billion in funding for the period 2021-2023. CEF Digital calls are ma ...

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Commission approves €100 million Flemish scheme to support companies affected by the coronavirus pandemic big-plus
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Politics Commission approves €100 million Flemish scheme to support companies affected by the coronavirus pandemic

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 15:57

The Commission found that the Belgian scheme is in line with the conditions set out in the Temporary Framework. In particular, the aid (i) will not exceed €290,000 per company active in th ...

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Commission launches the European Capitals of Inclusion and Diversity Award big-plus
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Health Commission launches the European Capitals of Inclusion and Diversity Award

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 15:57

The award is open to all local authorities, including towns, cities and regions of the EU member states. Best practices covering all grounds of discrimination under article 19 of TFEU and ...

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Biden, eurofederalists and eurosceptics big-plus
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Breaking news Biden, eurofederalists and eurosceptics

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 15:57

The US president invited not only 26 of the 27 EU member states to contribute to his Summit for Democracy but also the European Union as such. In view of the purpose of the meeting, it ma ...

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Prospects dim as US and Russia start tense talks over Ukraine crisis big-plus
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Opinion Prospects dim as US and Russia start tense talks over Ukraine crisis

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 15:57

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said over the weekend it was entirely possible that the diplomacy could end after a single meeting, and US Secretary of State A ...

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COVID-19: French MPs get death threats over support for vaccine pass big-plus
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Politics COVID-19: French MPs get death threats over support for vaccine pass

Wednesday, 25 May 2022 15:57

The government is seeking to pass a law that would require people to show proof of vaccination to access public venues and transport with some exceptions. The legislation is expected to b ...

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