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On 25 April, EU ambassadors confirmed an agreement reached between the Council Presidency and the European Parliament representatives on the ... By knowing who is coming to the EU before they even arrive at the border, we will be better able to stop those who may pose a threat to our citizens.
Nikol Pashinyan's Facebook page reports that he met with EU ambassadors accredited to Armenia this morning and he's going to meet with Russian and US ambassadors to Armenia soon. Note to Readers: On April 23, after 11 days of protests against Serzh Sargsyan's election as prime minister, Sargsyan ...

BRUSSELS, April 25 (Xinhua) -- China's greater openness will provide huge opportunities for China-EU economic and trade cooperation, Chinese ambassador to the bloc has said. Ambassador Zhang Ming, head of the Chinese Mission to the EU made the remarks Monday in the communication with ...
EU and China cannot do without each other but still cannot trust each other. The paradox of their relationship was clear on Monday (23 April), when the European Parliament international trade committee exchanged views with Beijing's new EU ambassador, Zhang Ming. "We should really look to stabilise ...
BRUSSELS -- The European Union's ambassador to Russia has returned to Moscow less than three weeks after being recalled by the EU foreign-policy chief amid severe tensions, the EU has confirmed to RFE/RL. EU spokeswoman Maja Kocijanic said EU envoy Markus Ederer returned to Moscow on ...
The European Union wants to avoid getting pulled into the escalating trade fight between China and the United States, the EU ambassador to the US said in Sioux Falls Monday. But the relationship between the EU and the US is a bit tense at the moment on trade, said David O'Sullivan to a Sioux Falls Area ...

The State Secretary and the Ambassador discussed bilateral relations, cooperation between Latvia and Turkmenistan in international organizations, and the European Union – Central Asia cooperation. Pildegovics stressed that, in bilateral relations between Latvia and Turkmenistan, it is essential to ...
SEOUL, March 6 (Yonhap) -- Michael Reiterer, the European Union's top envoy to South Korea, on Tuesday called for attention to be focused on the upcoming PyeongChang Winter Paralympics. He expressed hope for a transfer of interest from the recent Winter Olympics to the Paralympics, which would ...
In a wide-ranging interview on Monday (5 March), Russia's ambassador to the EU, Vladimir Chizhov, discussed Syria and eastern Ukraine, the current tensions between Gazprom and Naftogaz, as well as the Italian election. Vladimir Chizhov is a career diplomat. Before being appointed ambassador to the ...
... Stefano Manservisi, EU Commission Director General for International Cooperation and Development; and Franz Jessen, EU Ambassador to the Philippines. Photo by: Jenny Ravelo / Devex. The Philippine government's refusal to receive foreign assistance from the European Union last year left over 300 ...
ITALIAN ambassador Raffaele Trombetta put forward a theory on why the European Union could be behind the looming bombshell election result after ... Mr Trombetta was asked by BBC host Sarah Montague that if EU member countries had responded to Italy's request to help control migration then the ...
UK trade body, the Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresources Association (ADBA), has welcomed the endorsement of EU ambassadors for the four legislative proposals of the European Union's waste package, and called for the UK to sign up to the targets included in the proposals irrespective of its future ...
“We hope this listing does not push the European Union to waive its support for Tunisia at all levels.” The Tunisian Confederation of Industry, ... On the other hand, EU Ambassador to Tunisia Patrice Bergamini downplayed the importance of the listing in a Feb. 7 statement reported by local media, saying, ...
Of the 19 positions at international organizations, 10 are currently vacant, including a position at the European Union and posts within the United Nations. As of February 21, Trump had appointed ambassadors to 61 countries, 17 of which Congress had yet to confirm. He'll also have to nominate a new ambassador to ...
The 'common understanding' will have to be endorsed by EU ambassadors next week, before another round of negotiations between the three institutions - the so-called trilogue - with the aim of a definitive vote at the parliament in June. Last night's discussion lasted until 1.30AM, in order not to lose the ...
TOP OFFICIALS. EU Ambassador to the Philippines Franz Jessen (center) looks on as Director-General Stefano Manservisi engages in a discussion with ... MANILA, Philippines – A landmark agreement between the Philippines and the European Union (EU) entered into force on Thursday, March 1, ...
The latest stage in the approval process for changes to the Waste Framework Directive has seen European Union ambassadors endorse the package agreed at the EU meeting in December 2017. ... The next stage was to secure approval of EU ambassadors which was achieved last Friday (23 February).

A “Norway-plus” model for the UK after Brexit, as proposed last month by the Taoiseach, could effectively amount to continued membership of the European Union, Norway's ambassador to Ireland has said. Else Berit Eikeland said adding a “plus” to Norway's existing membership of the European Economic ...
Earlier on in the day, Coninsx met Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on federal structure, regional policy, local government and Northern Affairs, Alexander Akimov. During the meeting she pointed out that the European Union was interested in development of the Northern Sea Route.
The European Union (EU) Ambassador to Bangladesh Rensje Teerink made a courtesy call on Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali at his office on Wednesday morning. Teerink praised the exemplary role Bangladesh played in handling the Rohingya crisis under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh ...
Today, EU ambassadors confirmed the political agreement reached between the Estonian presidency and the European Parliament in December 2017 on the revised directive on the energy performance of buildings. The directive will improve energy efficiency in buildings and encourage building ...
On Wednesday, it was reported by Handelsblatt that 27 out of 28 EU ambassadors to China signed a report criticizing China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). The Hungarian ambassador was the only exception. It is unclear when the report will get published, and whether Handelsblatt saw a draft of the report ...
The EU's committee of permanent representatives (Coreper) today endorsed an agreement between the Bulgarian presidency of the Council and European Parliament negotiators on a directive that will require EU member states to carry out a proportionality test before establishing new requirements for ...
Faruk Kaymakcı is the Permanent Delegate Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to the European Union. ... Turkey is moving rapidly away from the path of European Union membership, the top EU official in charge of negotiations said on Tuesday (17 April), as Brussels delivered its harshest criticism yet of ...
Kristian Schmidt, EU ambassador to Myanmar said the 28-country union is offering a partnership with Myanmar to conserve wildlife in the country, adding that there are also urgent needs for stronger legislation, more data, and research for conservation. He said the EU has extended an offer of support to the ...
Today, EU ambassadors endorsed the provisional agreement on the four legislative proposals of the waste package reached with the European Parliament on 18 December 2017. The waste package will lead to more recycling of waste and contribute to the creation of a circular economy. It will improve the ...
And he warned he expected the figures to balloon further when the financial knock-on effects of Brexit were factored in by Brussels officials. He told Express.co.uk: “My worry is with the new budget being talked about when the UK pulls out, the EU commission will make a big grab for more money.”.
Head of the EU delegation to Armenia,Ambassador Piotr Świtalski posted a video message about the EU-Armenia Partnership Priorities. The document was signed yesterday in Brussels by the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, ...
Today, EU ambassadors endorsed the provisional agreement on the four legislative proposals of the waste package reached with the European Parliament on 18 December 2017. The waste package will lead to more recycling of waste and contribute to the creation of a circular economy. It will improve the ...
Sanctions have been extended against 150 persons and 38 companies for another six months. As UNIAN reported earlier, the European Union on December 21 formally approved an earlier decision to extend for another six months economic sanctions against Russia over Moscow's aggression toward ...
Most EU countries do not have dedicated ambassadors who work on tech policy. Denmark appointed Casper Klynge as its tech ambassador last May, six months before Martinon started his new role. Klynge splits his time between Silicon Valley, Beijing and Copenhagen. Martinon is based in Paris.
The European Union, represented by EU Ambassador to Myanmar Kristian Schmidt, signed the agreement as one of the international witnesses, alongside the United Nations, China, India, Japan and Thailand. Ten[1] out of 21 ethnic armed groups in Myanmar are now party to the agreement, which was ...
Earlier on in the day, Coninsx met Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on federal structure, regional policy, local government and Northern Affairs, Alexander Akimov. During the meeting she pointed out that the European Union was interested in development of the Northern Sea Route.
YEREVAN. – The EU Ambassador to Armenia Piotr Świtalski met with Marianna Grigorian, Editor of Medialab, who has recently received threats on Facebook after one of their publications in January. The Ambassador expressed concern about those threats and underlined the importance of free and ...
May added that Japan and the UK would work to strike a trade deal based on the terms of the recently completed EU-Japan economic partnership agreement. Nissan and Toyota declined to comment on details of the talks. However, Koji Tsuruoka, Japan's ambassador to the UK, who also attended the ...
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The European Union plans to earmark 300 million euros for the support of development projects in Iraq, the Iraqi ambassador to Brussels was quoted saying. Speaking to state-run newspaper al-Sabaah, Jawad al-Hindawi said EU foreign policy chief, Federica Mogherini, will ...
THE national peace and reconciliation process is wholly a Zimbabwean processes which should be respected by every country, European Union ... call on Vice President Kembo Mohadi in Harare yesterday, Mr Van Damme also said the forthcoming harmonised elections were critical in shaping the EU's ...
On 14 February 2018, EU ambassadors confirmed, on behalf of the Council, an agreement to delay the transposition deadline and application of new rules on insurance distribution. Directive 2016/97 is aimed at improving consumer protection for insurance products. It is currently due to apply from 23 ...
“Being the ambassador of the EU in Colombia — at such an important time for the country and with such close relations — is at the same time a great satisfaction and a great responsibility,” said Llombart. The new ambassador, who has earned master's degrees in international trade and European studies, ...
Cambodia has come under heavy criticism over its clampdown on political opposition and dissent, and some of its development partners have suspended aid. As preparations for this year's national elections continue, the European Union ambassador to Cambodia, George Edgar, says that such votes must ...
The Vice-Chairman of the Presidential Council, Ahmed Maitieq held a meeting with the European Union`s Ambassador to Libya, Bettina Muscheidt, on Tuesday morning. The two sides discussed EU support programs for Libya in the sectors of health, education and media, in addition to supporting ...
The Netherlands has withdrawn its ambassador to Turkey over an unresolved quarrel from 2017 that resulted in protests in both countries, the Dutch foreign ministry said Monday. The ministry also said it will not “issue permission” for a new Turkish ambassador in the Netherlands, as long as the ...
Today, EU ambassadors confirmed the political agreement reached between the Estonian presidency and the European Parliament in December 2017 on the revised directive on the energy performance of buildings. The directive will improve energy efficiency in buildings and encourage building ...
The European Union (EU) Ambassador to Bangladesh Rensje Teerink made a courtesy call on Foreign Minister AH Mahmood Ali at his office on Wednesday morning. Teerink praised the exemplary role Bangladesh played in handling the Rohingya crisis under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh ...
1, 2017 file photo, Venezuela's National Assembly President Julio Borges, right, speaks with Mexican Ambassador Sylvia Sevilla, from left, British ... Maduro singled out Spain, one of the 28 EU nations levying sanctions, recalling Venezuela's ambassador to Spain in protest and accusing the former colonial ...
FILE PHOTO - Former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad waves as he leaves after he was stopped from visiting jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim who is recuperating from a surgery at Cheras Rehabilitation Hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia January 10, 2018. REUTERS/Lai Seng Sin ...
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has criticised the federal opposition alliance's meeting with senior EU ambassadors last week and its call for foreign intervention in the forthcoming general election. Mahathir Mohamad, the 92-year-old former premier seen as the most serious challenger to Prime Minister Najib ...
The move is inevitable following news that European Union lawmakers have vowed to ban the use of palm oil in biofuels. ... Coincidentally, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad met 14 EU ambassadors on Thursday in what is seen as an attempt to convince the Europeans that his opposition coalition is genuine.
Maduro singled out Spain, one of the 28 EU nations levying sanctions, recalling Venezuela's ambassador to Spain in protest and accusing the former colonial power of being a tool for the U.S. imperialists trying to meddle in its affairs. The Spanish government retaliated Friday by expelling Venezuela's ...
KUALA LUMPUR: Issues raised during a meeting between Pakatan Harapan (PH) leaders and European Union (EU) ambassadors last Thursday (Jan 25) have jeopardised Malaysia's sovereignty and dignity, the country's Foreign Minister Anifah Aman said. In a statement on Sunday (Jan 28), Anifah said ...


 

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