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Green light for Macron's reform package

The French National Assembly has ratified the regulations reforming the French labour market by a large majority.

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European Parliament defuses SatCab regulation

On Tuesday 21 November 2017, the Committee on Legal Affairs voted in the European Parliament on the new SatCab regulation and reached an agreement

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"Clean mobility": new CO2 limits for passenger cars and light vans

EU Commission presents legislative package to promote clean mobility

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Data protection friends assert themselves once again

The data-protection-friendly camp in the European Parliament has regained a foothold in the negotiations on the e-privacy regulation

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Slow Brexit talks

It is more than unlikely that the EU's leaders will decide to negotiate future trade relations between the EU and the United Kingdom at the European Council on 19 October.

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EU and Japan reach free trade deal

At their Summit in Brussels, the European Union and Japan have reached a political agreement on a free-trade deal

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Brexit: Begin of EU-U.K. negotiations

Almost a year after the "Brexit“ referendum of June 23, 2016 and almost three months after U. K. Prime Minister Theresa May sent a letter formally triggering the withdrawal process on March 28, 2017, Brexit negotiations between the EU and U.K. have...

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Mid-Term Review of the Capital Markets Union

The EU Commission published a interim balance of its efforts to establish a Capital Markets Union by 2019.

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Brexit: EU Commission promises transparency

The European Commission’s chief negotiator, Michel Barnier, unveiled negotiating recommendations for forthcoming talks with the United Kingdom

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Europe will only succeed together! cep at Pulse of Europe

On the day of the first round of the presidential elections in France, cep-expert Urs Pötzsch called for a clear commitment to Europe.

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