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EU Will Ban Disposable Plastic Products

The European Union reached an interim agreement on Wednesday to ban disposable plastic products such as drinking straws, plates and cups. The agreement was made...

Brexit Deal Approved by EU Leaders

European Union leaders on Sunday approved an agreement on Britain’s departure next year — the first time a member country will have left the...

EU Votes to Outlaw 10 Single-Use Plastics

EU lawmakers voted 571 to 53 to enact a total ban on 10 single-use plastic items, including straws, coffee stirrers, and cutlery. This vote adds...

EU: Directives Don’t Apply to Parthenon Marbles Return After Brexit

EU education and culture commissioner Tibor Navracsics said that the bloc's directives on the repatriation of national treasures, apply in cases dating from 1993...

EU Presents Five Visions for The Future of Europe

Federalizing the European Union, creating a multi-speed bloc or reducing the union to a single market vehicle. Those are some options proposed on the...

2017 and The Axis of Populism

By Eve Geroulis Vengeful, relentless and epochal 2016 continues to cast a shadow on the dawn of a new year. 2016 wasn’t merely a Black Swan, the...

EU Migration Commissioner Says New European Border Guard Is Symbol of EU

EU Migration and Home Affairs Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos pointed to Thursday as a historic day for the European Union, he added that the new...

Europol’s Role Pivotal in a Changing, Evolving World of Crime

Europol's role in this security environment could not be more central, EU Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos said in a message to Europol by for the...

Turkey to Annul Migrant Deal if EU Fails to Allow Visa-Free Travel

Turkey's foreign minister Melvut Cavusoglu said that the agreement with the European Union on stemming the migrant flow is at risk if Europe fails...

Nearly Half of EU Secondary Pupils Enrolled in Vocational Education, Mostly Males

  Almost half of the 22 million pupils in the European Union studying at upper secondary level in 2014 were enrolled in vocational education, with...