Category Europe

Verdict – Fresh warning over proposed length of Brexit transition period

Kay Swinburne, the Welsh Conservative member of the European Parliament, has said that a two-year transition period after the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 won’t be long enough…

The Irish Times – Newton Emerson: North cannot become a stable Brexit bridge

One of the great British delusions is that the UK is a bridge between Europe and America. This belief seems so culturally self-evident it is barely questioned…

The Economist – The Macron plan for Europe

YOU might think Emmanuel Macron deserves a moment to catch his breath. Just half a year ago he pulled off one of the most audacious political coups in recent European history…

The BAltic Course – Strategic directions in the European science and research

At the “Future and Emerging Technologies” debate, Commission Vice-President Andrus Ansip underlined that combined and coordinated efforts among the EU institutions and the member states are needed towards gaining fore-front positions in the world…

Agenparl – Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Europaeum

The Europaeum, an association of the leading universities in Europe is celebrating its 25th Anniversary. Recognising what we have achieved, we have been assessing where we are and looking ahead…

Irish independent – Prepare for the worst with Brexit, former WTO chief warns businesses

Businesses must be prepared for the extra costs that Brexit will bring, former World Trade Organisation chief Pascal Lamy has said. Mr Lamy said he agrees with the push for businesses to prepare for the worst…