By Nicholas WallaceSep. 22, 2020 , 4:30 AM The European Union today revealed proposed objectives for its much-hyped “missions,” which will concentrate research funding on tackling problems in five broad areas: cancer, adapting to climate change, carbon-neutral cities, healthy waters, and soil health. The missions could receive hundreds of millions of euros per year from Horizon […]

Richard Arzt — 23 septembre 2020 à 8h00 Malgré une volonté politique affichée des deux côtés, le sommet entre Xi Jinping et les dirigeant·es de l’Union européenne n’a pas réglé tous les sujets mis sur la table des négociations. En 2001, l’Union européenne avait fortement milité pour que la Chine entre dans l’OMC. Être à l’intérieur de […]

Tories used to think controls on subsidies were the best thing about Brussels. Now they want to open the spending taps For years only left-wingers like Jeremy Corbyn, the former Labour leader, and Bob Crow, a trade-union honcho, were bothered by Europe’s state-aid regime. For Conservative Eurosceptics, it was the best thing about Brussels. Rules prohibiting […]

Moderator Rem Korteweg, Senior Research Fellow, Clingendael Institute Panellists Geneviève Pons, Director General of the Brussels office, Jacque Delors InstitutePascal Lamy, President Emeritus, Jacques Delors Institute The AIG Global Trade Series 2020 examines the ongoing challenges, opportunities and transformations that are reshaping the world’s multilateral trading system. As politicians and business leaders focus on restoring the […]